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Labor Leadership Skills Certificate Program - Online

Ready to make a difference in your union, organization, or company? Earn your certificate and build essential leadership, negotiation and communication skills with convenient and flexible online courses. The Labor Leadership Skills certificate program is an affordable and rapid-results educational experience that provides skills essential to success in your organization.


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    Mar 4 - Jun 23, 2024
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    $597

Register for Labor Leadership Skills Certificate Program - Online

Register for Labor Leadership Skills Certificate Program - Online

Steward Training: Problem-Solving in the Workplace (online)

This tools-building workshop emphasizes the rights of stewards/committee persons in resolving disputes in the workplace. Participants will learn how to protect the grievance process, the equality principle, and how to simplify grievance writing. This online workshop is part of the four-course Labor Leadership Skills Certificate Program.


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    Mar 4 - 24, 2024
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    $199

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Register for Steward Training: Problem-Solving in the Workplace (online)

Advanced Effective Employee Relations

Examine the responsibilities and proactive initiatives that guide ER professionals. Learn techniques for conducting effective conversations, making ER decisions and managing performance issues. Practice coaching, counseling, progressive discipline strategies, working styles and communication skills, including effective ways to phrase language. Leave with extensive tools and guides to apply at work.
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    Mar 13 - 14, 2024
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    In-Person
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    $1595
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    New York, NY


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Register for Advanced Effective Employee Relations

Organization Design: A Foundational Course for Practitioners

Join us to learn the core frameworks and methods in organization design and how to use them to build operating models that can deliver on today’s business growth strategies. This course is led by Accenture’s Operating Model & Organization Design senior practitioners who'll teach you the Kates Kesler methodology.
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    Mar 18 - 19, 2024
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    $1995
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    New York, NY


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Register for Organization Design: A Foundational Course for Practitioners

Labor Law and Contract Interpretation

Understanding the key do’s and don’t of the labor law and how arbitrators interpret collective bargaining agreements is critical to operating in a union environment. Learn key aspects of operating under the NLRA, including union organizing, unfair labor practices, good faith bargaining & what happens on impasse.
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    Mar 18 - 20, 2024
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    $2195
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    New York, NY


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Register for Labor Law and Contract Interpretation

Implementing and Sustaining A Successful Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Strategy

Use workshop's step-by-step process to launch, enhance or revitalize D&I initiatives and build core competencies. Learn to leverage D&I as a competitive advantage for achieving business objectives and sustainability. Gain insight into developmental models and best practices to assess, optimize and drive effectiveness for optimum results.
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    Mar 18 - 19, 2024
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    $1495
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    New York, NY


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Register for Implementing and Sustaining A Successful Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Strategy

Inclusive Talent Management

Infuse talent management with an integrated approach to recruiting, onboarding and retention. Broaden organization effectiveness by aligning talent management with business objectives and D&I strategies that increase innovation and reduce bias. Learn what you can do as a diversity professional to influence policies, practices and systems.


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    Mar 20 - 21, 2024
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    $1495
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    New York, NY


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Register for Inclusive Talent Management

Negotiation Skills for the Workplace

Through role-plays and simulations, gain insight into your own negotiation biases, weaknesses and strengths, and build negotiation confidence and competency. Participants learn how to plan a negotiation strategy and practice communication skills necessary to showcase underlying needs and interests. Positional and interest-based negotiation skills are explored.


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    Mar 21 - 22, 2024
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    $1495
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    New York, NY


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Register for Negotiation Skills for the Workplace

HR Consulting Skills: Becoming a Trusted Thought Partner

Become the voice of your organization and influence others to do the same. Develop core capabilities to build relationships and consult internal clients. Learn techniques to guide clients in establishing goals, achieving desired outcomes and managing expectations.
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    Mar 27 - 28, 2024
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    $1995
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    New York, NY


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Register for HR Consulting Skills: Becoming a Trusted Thought Partner

Sweeping Change, Building Survivor and Worker Leadership to Confront Sexual Harassment in the Janitorial Industry

"Sweeping Change” is a new report that documents the prevalence and experiences of workplace sexual harassment in the California janitorial industry, as well as the conditions that hinder reporting and impose silence. Yet, out of this challenging context, an innovative response has emerged—this report examines a model for confronting workplace sexual harassment that was developed by workers in the California janitorial industry which may hold important lessons for addressing the problem in other low-wage industries.

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Learn more about Sweeping Change, Building Survivor and Worker Leadership to Confront Sexual Harassment in the Janitorial Industry

Learn more about Sweeping Change, Building Survivor and Worker Leadership to Confront Sexual Harassment in the Janitorial Industry

Negotiation Skills (online)

This introductory-level workshop is designed to develop the skills of union negotiators who do not have extensive experience in advancing a collective bargaining strategy. This online workshop is part of the four-course Labor Leadership Skills Certificate Program, participants do not have to be online at a specific time.


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    Apr 1 - 21, 2024
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    $199

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Register for Negotiation Skills (online)

Advanced Internal Investigations: Process and Application

Learn and practice the complete step-by-step internal investigation process. Receive extensive content related to conducting interviews, investigation techniques, determining credibility, managing bias, reaching conclusions, and implementing outcomes. Interact with expert investigators to learn best practices and acquire new skills.
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    Apr 8 - 10, 2024
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    $2195
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    New York, NY


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Register for Advanced Internal Investigations: Process and Application

Leadership Skills for Success: Engaging Employees and Building Teams

Master communication and leadership skills to effectively manage employees, establish priorities and delegate responsibilities. Building awareness of team dynamics and how to engage employees through group problem-solving and decision-making. Become an effective leader with the ability to develop productive relationships and ensure alignment and collaboration.


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    Apr 9 - 10, 2024
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    $1495
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    New York, NY


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Register for Leadership Skills for Success: Engaging Employees and Building Teams

Emotional Intelligence: An Edge for Leaders

Emotional Intelligence (EI) is the ability to harness emotions in sensing, understanding and responding adeptly to social cues in the surrounding environment. Measure your current EI level and receive coaching to improve it. Learn to use your EI to interact with others, solve problems and achieve higher performance.


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    Apr 11 - 12, 2024
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    $1595
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    New York, NY


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Register for Emotional Intelligence: An Edge for Leaders

Preparation for Collective Bargaining

Learn a step-by-step process on preparing for bargaining including aligning organizational, labor and bargaining strategies and developing management and union goals, and preparing for the bargaining table. An in-class project includes preparing and delivering a presentation to management to obtain bargaining mandate.


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    Apr 15 - 16, 2024
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    $1495
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    New York, NY


Register for Preparation for Collective Bargaining

Register for Preparation for Collective Bargaining

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