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HR 101 for New Managers

How to Avoid Management Mistakes that Can Spark Lawsuits

Navigate HR Issues with AMA’s Crash Course When you move into a management role, you’ll face many situations where problems can develop that you were never trained to address and that if handled incorrectly can lead to a variety of problems and even lawsuits. Even seasoned managers have difficulty knowing what to do in increasingly complicated employee situations. For new managers these problems are even more challenging. Therefore, understanding the basic principles of HR is the most cost effective and easiest way to head off employee relations problems and legal challenges.

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Navigate HR Issues with AMA’s Crash Course

When you move into a management role, you’ll face many situations where problems can develop that you were never trained to address and that if handled incorrectly can lead to a variety of problems and even lawsuits.

Even seasoned managers have difficulty knowing what to do in increasingly complicated employee situations.

For new managers these problems are even more challenging. Therefore, understanding the basic principles of HR is the most cost effective and easiest way to head off employee relations problems and legal challenges.

As a first-time manager, it’s important to know the employment laws and regulations set by federal, state, and local governments that are most likely to lead to legal liability. This webinar explores key concepts and provides advice covering:

  • Steps for effective interviewing and onboarding new employees
  • Setting expectations about culture and accountability from day one
  • Ways to document employee performance issues, both bad AND good 
  • Essentials of performance reviews and discipline
  • Coaching employees to develop an “achievement mentality” on your team
  • Common legal pitfalls that litigation landmines new managers must avoid
  • Wisdom from the HR trenches
  • How to practice inspirational leadership

How You Will Benefit

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of key Human Resource issues
  • Explain the steps to hire and retain employees
  • Apply employee performance management measures
  • Understand the key legal responsibilities of managers

Who Should Attend

  • New supervisors and managers with less than one year of experience
  • Aspiring and soon-to-be-promoted managers
  • New employees in the HR department
  • Struggling managers or those having little or no formal HR training

How Do AMA Webinars Work?

AMA Webinars provide you with a cost-effective and convenient way to boost your know-how. You can participate in the comfort of your home or office without the need for travel costs and time.

BONUS:  Paid registrants will also get a single-user license to access a recorded archive of the program for a full year.

Please note that AMA Webinars are designed to provide a one-to-one learning experience for an individual and are not designed to be viewed in a group setting. Program access is available only via the MYAMA account of the registered attendee.

To fully participate in this electronic, interactive and live session, please check your system (or ask your IT department) to ensure it meets the following requirements:

Supported OS, Browser and Additional Requirements

  • Windows 7 and above; Google Chrome (v66.0 & above), Internet Explorer (v11.0 & above), Mozilla Firefox (v55.0 & above), or Microsoft Edge (v16 & above)
  • Mac OS X 10.11, 10.12 and 10.13; Google Chrome (v66.0 & above), Apple Safari (v11.0 & above) and Mozilla Firefox (v55.0 & above)
  • Ubuntu 14.04 and 16.04; Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6; Google Chrome and Adobe Flash Player 23.0
  • Google Android 4.4 or later
  • Apple iOS: iOS 8.1.2 or later

If you are using an unsupported version of a Windows, Mac, or Linux operating system, you may experience difficulty in viewing and/or listening to the event.

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  • Minimum bandwidth requirement is 512 kbps for meeting attendees
  • POP-UP Blockers must be turned off to access the program.

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Online Schedule

1 Session Available

199.00 $
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