Workplace Harassment in the #MeToo Era ~ Farmington

San Juan Center for Independence

1204 San Juan Blvd
Farmington, NM

Workplace Harassment in the #MeToo Era

May 16, 2018, 8:00am - 12:30pm

San Juan Center for Independence
1204 San Juan Blvd
Farmington, NM

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Presenter: Linda Strauss SHRM-SCP & SPHR                                           

 Dispel The Myth And Mystery And learn: 

  • How to recognize and address potential and actual workplace discrimination and harassment.

  • Why impact is more important than intent, and the role the “reasonable person standard” plays.

  • How to draw the line between humor and offense.

  • The additional responsibilities managers must take seriously.

  • How to quickly weed out complaints, and begin appropriately addressing and investigating the real issues.

  • #MeToo & Bystander Intervention: what to do if you experience or witness harassment.

  • How to avoid and prevent retaliation.

  • How to recognize behaviors that discourage diversity such as workplace bullying, stereotyping and micro-aggressions -- the gateway to harassment, discrimination, and time consuming complaints.

Linda Strauss is a Human Resources professional with over 20 years of experience. As a consultant, Linda provides employers with training, and strategic HR programs to manage employment issues with comfort, confidence and compliance. She also provides individual services such as leadership development, coaching, and career advisement. In addition, Linda delivers soft skills training, including interpersonal and communications skills, and emotional intelligence training, designed to enhance success and engagement in work and life.  

Over her corporate career, Linda specialized in every aspect of HR. As a volunteer leader, Ms. Strauss is currently the Director of Awards and Recognition for SHRM NM, and previously served as the Director of Workforce Readiness. She has served as VP of Professional Development, Programs, and Membership, and President of the Santa Fe chapter of SHRM.

Linda holds the SHRM-SCP and SPHR certifications, and is a Certified Mediator of Workplace Conflict. In addition, she is a certified trainer of Becoming the Totally Responsible Person (TRP), and is certified in Mental Health First Aid. She is an instructor for UNM’s Anderson School of Management where she teaches management and HR classes to working professionals. Linda conducts talks and trainings for the EEOC, and recently presented harassment training to NM lobbyists on behalf of the NM Secretary of State.   

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Wednesday, 16 May, 2018

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Four Corners Human Resources Association

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