Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 27, 2006
The Human Capital Institute (HCI), a global professional association and educator in talent management strategies, and TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, one of the largest recruitment advertising agencies in North America, announced today the launch of a new workshop called "Leadership in Action: Your Role in Creating a Great Workplace." The half-day executive seminar will be presented by Hal Adler of The Great Place to Work Institute along with Dr. David Kippen and Rob O'Keefe of TMP Worldwide, and will be offered in eight U.S. cities, beginning with Chicago on May 31.
The workshop is for leaders across the organization--from companies in all industries and sizes--who want to transform their organizations into great workplaces.
Participants will explore the behaviors and practices that enhance leadership effectiveness in creating and sustaining great workplaces, leading to improved performance, retention, and attraction of employees. They will also gain insight into their leadership strengths and values, and learn how to leverage them to create and maintain a great workplace. Session attendees will hear firsthand the real issues and challenges to fostering trust--from leaders who are creating great workplaces.
"The Leadership in Action workshop is a great opportunity for executives, HR professionals, line directors, and organizational development professionals to build on their company's strengths to create a Great Place to Work®," said Allan Schweyer, HCI's Executive Director. "We're pleased to offer this workshop to help each participant understand how his or her individual role is crucial to organizational success."
The Great Place to Work® Institute has been identifying great workplaces for 25 years. Every year since 1998, the Institute's list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For has appeared in Fortune magazine's bestselling annual issue.
Hal Adler, Senior Consultant with the Great Place to Work ® Institute, based at the San Francisco headquarters, brings a broad base of knowledge and experience to the Institute. His solutions oriented, pragmatic approach to equipping organizations to make change has impacted companies across all industries.
TMP Worldwide is a leader in the development of employment brand strategies and currently represents many of the most recognized and powerful brands in the world. Dr. Kippen, VP Global Branding, and Mr. O'Keefe, VP Brand Strategy, are acknowledged authorities on employment branding. Using their deep expertise, they will present key strategies for building a strong employment brand, an important factor for building a great workplace.
In addition to Chicago, the workshop is currently slated for Philadelphia, Washington D.C., New York, Boston, Dallas, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. For dates and more information, please visit the Events/Innovation Tours page at http://www.humancapitalinstitute.org. To register by telephone, please call 866-538-1909.
ABOUT TMP WORLDWIDE ADVERTISING & COMMUNICATIONS
TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications is one of the largest HR communications and solutions providers in North America and a single source for companies to better communicate their employment offering in order to recruit and retain the talent they need. TMP Worldwide recruitment strategies, tactics, and tools are delivered with industry-specific insight across all traditional and interactive arenas. http://www.tmp.com
ABOUT MONSTER WORLDWIDE
Founded in 1967, Monster Worldwide, Inc. is the parent company of Monster®, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource. The company also owns TMP Worldwide, one of the largest Recruitment Advertising agencies in North America. Headquartered in New York with approximately 4,300 employees in 25 countries, Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST) is a member of the S&P 500 Index and the NASDAQ 100. More information about Monster Worldwide is available at http://www.monsterworldwide.com.
ABOUT THE GREAT PLACE TO WORK® INSTITUTE
Great Place to Work® Institute is dedicated to building a better society by helping companies transform their workplaces. Their work is based on the major findings of more than 20 years of research - that trust between managers and employees is the primary defining characteristic of the best workplaces. Great Place to Work® offers services and tools to help companies build trust and become more effective organizations. 2006 "100 Best Companies" list now online.
ABOUT THE HUMAN CAPITAL INSTITUTE
The Human Capital Institute is a think tank, educator, and global professional association dedicated to the advancement of talent management practices with individuals and organizations. HCI serves as a catalyst for innovative thinking in integrated talent strategy, acquisition, development, engagement, management, and measurement. Through research and collaboration, HCI programs collect original, creative ideas from a field of the brightest thought leaders in talent management. Those ideas are then transformed into measurable, real-world strategies that help its members attract and retain high-performing people, build a diverse, inclusive workplace, and leverage individual and team performance throughout the enterprise. HCI members represent a broad coalition of educators, talent managers and executives. For more information, please visit: http://www.humancapitalinstitute.org
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