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August 2014

The Formula for Happiness in the Workplace

Traditionally, the formula for happiness that we are all taught consists of--the harder you work, the more successful you will be; and, the more success you achieve, the happier you will be. The common belief is that we need to be successful in order to be happy, when in fact the reverse is true. Your brain performs better when in a positive versus neutral or stressful state...

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Live Events

Upcoming Workshops & Events

Recognizing & Preventing Harassment
September 18 | 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Constructive Feedback: Guiding Others to Success
September 18 | 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Wage & Hour Compliance
October 16 | 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Leadership Essentials
November 20 | 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

HR Basics: Tips & Traps for Supervisors
November 20 | 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Business Modeling for Managers and Employees
December 11 | 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Reinvent Work
December 11 | 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Distance Learning

NEW LIVE WEBINAR:
How to Turn your Managers into Talent Magnets

Every business owner and senior manager knows the challenge of keeping good people and growing them as leaders. For every great manager you find, you've got another that's solid and likeable but not stellar. And there's that rare manager who drives people away. The great managers are easier to spot, because their turnover is so low--and people fight to get onto their teams...

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WEB-BASED COURSE:
Uncovering Harassment in the Workplace

Put your employees on the case with Xenium’s Sexual and Workplace Harassment Training. This two-hour interactive course walks the participant through a harassment investigation, delivering the practical skills necessary to identify, manage and prevent unlawful harassment in the workplace..

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AUDIO PODCAST:

Being Authentic, Giving Negative Feedback and Managing Performance
Lacey Halpern & Brandon Laws

Lacey Halpern of Xenium HR joins the Human Resources for Small Business podcast to discuss giving feedback to employees, being authentic, and managing performance.

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What's Xenium Reading?

What's Xenium Reading?

It probably isn't difficult to tell, but Xenium loves to read. From our company-wide book club to previous Podcast discussions and blog posts reviewing specific books to conversations on Twitter with our favorite authors, we're pretty crazy about any kind of personal or professional development book we can get our hands on. And our love of books and learning and development has permeated much fo what we do. As we feel it should...

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