The #MeToo movement has shone a white-hot light on sexual harassment in the workplace. More than ever, companies need to take steps to identify and weed out sexual harassment in all forms.
Anchorage, Alaska (PRWEB) January 18, 2018
Professional business services provider Avitus Group is launching a series of workshops to address sexual harassment in the workplace. The workshops are an offering under the company's new service, Avitus Professional Acceleration. The company is hosting an onsite workshop "Creating a Harassment Free Culture" in Anchorage, Alaska January 22 and a webinar January 23.
“The #MeToo movement has shone a white-hot light on sexual harassment in the workplace,” says Avitus Group Regional Director of Training and Business Consulting Lynne Curry. “More than ever, companies need to take steps to identify and weed out sexual harassment in all forms, for the benefit of their employees and for their businesses as a whole.”
This first workshop and webinar focuses on defining harassment, handling allegations, investigating allegations effectively, protecting the rights of all involved parties and outlining legal processes.
“Creating and maintaining a harassment-free culture is absolutely essential in today’s corporate world,” says Avitus Group Public Relations Manager Dianne Parker. “With these workshops, Avitus Group is helping our customers achieve that goal.”
Presenters include experts Curry and Avitus Group Senior Associate Richard Birdsall. The January 22 workshop (live in classroom) is from 9:00 a.m. to noon (local time) in the 711 H Street 1st Floor Conference Room in Anchorage. The January 23 webinar is from 1:30 to 3:30 (Alaska Time Zone) online. Interested parties can register via phone at (907) 276-4769 or by email at amaduakor(at)avitusgroup(dot)com. The cost of the live workshop is $125 per person, while the webinar is $85 per person.
“We highly encourage the business community to attend these events,” says President of Avitus Business Services Ken Balster. “Educational forums like these are the seeds that will help us grow a better, brighter corporate America for everyone.”
About Avitus Group
Avitus Group is a worldwide company that simplifies, strengthens and grows businesses by providing 'back-office' support (payroll, accounting, taxes, recruiting, information technology, human resources and much more). When a business uses Avitus Group, all of the necessary yet burdensome functions of the business become Avitus Group's responsibility, so the business can focus on what it does best. Avitus Group serves clients nationwide through regional office locations from coast to coast. The company also serves international clients around the globe.