Internal Investigations for the Advanced [Weary] HR Professional
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Brush up on your investigations skills

2/22/2018
When: Thursday, February 22
9:00 am-4:00 pm (check-in starts at 8:30 am)
Where: Meetings On Pointe Training Center
2190 North Loop West
Suite 311
Houston, Texas  77018
United States

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Internal Investigations for the Advanced [Weary] HR Professional*
Description

Internal Investigations for the Advanced [Weary] HR Professional*

Presented by DeDe Church

By attending this highly interactive and entertaining session presented by DeDe Church, a renowned expert in the field of workplace investigations, you will brush up on your investigations skills and also learn:

  • How to transform typical interview questions into a better mechanism for getting helpful information
  • Precise information you need to prove or disprove allegations of harassment and discrimination
  • Specific steps for guarding against ever-increasing complaints of retaliation after an investigation

PLUS - As more and more allegations of sexual harassment flood the headlines, have you considered whether you are ready to handle a complaint within your own hallways?  What will you do next week when you stumble upon a #metoo post about one of your executives? In her February 22 workshop, renowned workplace investigator and handler of far too many sexual harassment allegations, DeDe Church will lead us through a sexual harassment investigation from start to finish covering the following:

  • How to respond when the complainant is live posting each step you take
  • Which words trigger the need for an investigation
  • Steps for protecting both parties' privacy
  • How to transform typical interview questions into a better mechanism for getting information
  • The precise information you need to prove/disprove allegations of harassment and discrimination
  • Steps for guarding against ever-increasing complaints of retaliation after an investigation
Credit Hours

*The meeting offers 6 PDCs for the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP and 6 hours of HR (General) credit towards PHR and SPHR recertification requirements.

Presenter

DeDe Church is a nationally recognized trainer, a renowned expert in the field of workplace investigations, and a lawyer/certified mediator who has been leading discussions on workplace improvements for over 24 years.  DeDe combines practical tips, real-world experiences, and an interactive style to create the perfect learning environment. At the 2015 Gulf Coast Symposium on HR Issues, 100% of the 230 people who attended DeDe's presentations rated her "Excellent" and said they would recommend her to their colleagues.

Payment & Terms
  • HR Houston Member  $330.00
  • HR Houston NonMember  $380.00

PRE-REGISTRATION AND PRE-PAYMENT IS REQUIRED.  WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCOMMODATE LATE REGISTRATIONS, WALK-INS OR PAYMENT AT THE DOOR.

Cancellations may be made with a full refund up to 5 business days prior to the workshop.  Individuals who register and neither cancel nor attend are not eligible for refund or rescheduling.  Substitutions may be made at any time; however, substitutions may incur an additional fee due to differences in the member type, e.g., substituting a non-member for a member registration. If you have any questions about this course, please contact HR Houston at 713.426.2646 or email membership@hrhouston.org.

Travel

Map & Driving Directions

Make Your Commute Easier: 2190 North Loop West is NOT located on the feeder for the North Loop. You must turn onto East TC Jester and travel North approximately 2 blocks to "Entrance 5" of the office park named "The Preserve". Turn Right at Entrance 5 and look for the garage marked Building 2190 for parking. For additional information to help you avoid rush hour and/or construction back-ups, see our Optional Area Routes Guide (PDF).

P.O. Box 4240
Houston, TX 77210-4240

713-426-2646
713-783-6190