Lunch and Learn

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Lunch and Learn for HR Professionals

How about an afternoon away from the daily grind? Georgia Employers’ Association’s monthly Lunch and Learn Seminars are a great opportunity to sharpen your skills and make some new contacts among  HR professionals and managers in the Middle Georgia area.  There’s a new workshop or seminar every month to provide you with valuable insights, best practices and relevant information on a variety of current topics including:

  • HR Best Practices
  • Recruiting
  • Customer Service
  • Management Best Practices
  • Upcoming Legal and Regulatory Issues
  • And more

Our next Lunch and Learn Workshop is Scheduled for May 2 in Macon

Designing and Improving Wage and Salary Administration Plans

Is it time to take a close look at your Wage and Salary Administration Program? If you’re interested in creating or redesigning a new compensation program, you’ll want to attend GEA’s next Lunch and Learn on Wednesday, May 2. We’ll take a look at the key decisions involved and the steps you’ll take to implement a compensation program that is competitive and geared to produce the outcomes that your organization desires.

Topics include:

  1. Identifying objectives – an outcome based approach
  2. Establishing external equity that aligns with your organization’s compensation philosophy
  3. Developing a structure that facilitates performance-based wage and salary increases
  4. Policies and procedures needed for administration of your compensation program
  5. The importance of communication for employee understanding and buy-in.
  6. And more
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Why Attend a Lunch and Learn?

In your gut, you know that getting out of the office could be a good thing, but there’s so much to do. Why should you take the time out of your busy day to attend an afternoon workshop?

Here are 3 good reasons:

  1. You really do need a break in the routine – Time out for learning is a refreshing change that will do you good!
  2. New ideas and perspectives are valuable – A new technique or approach can save time, increase your productivity, and benefit your organization.
  3. You’ll make new contacts – Meeting and engaging with others in the business community can provide new insights and the contacts may be beneficial to your career.

We hope you’ll join us every month for lunch and learn workshops and seminars that will benefit your organization and your career (and get you out of the office for the afternoon)!

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Upcoming Lunch and Learn Events

Wednesday, May 2 – Improving or Designing a Wage and Salary Administration Plan

Wednesday, June 20 – Positively Impact Employee Behavior with Performance Appraisals, Coaching, and Counseling

Wednesday, July 18 – Becoming a Human Resource Strategic Business Partner

About the Instructor

Pete Tosh

Pete Tosh, Founder of The Focus Group, has provided consulting and training services to manufacturing and service organizations across the U.S., Canada, Europe, and the Middle East. He has worked closely with the leadership teams of organizations such as Exxon, Brink’s, EMC, State Farm, Marriott, N.C.I., Cracker Barrel, Freddie Mac, and YKK Pete is also the co – author of Leading Your Organization to the Next Level.

Pete’s extensive experience includes leadership positions in the Human Resource and Customer Satisfaction fields with Allied Signal, Imperial Chemical Industries, Reynolds Metals and Charter Medical.

Pete develops and facilitates a wide variety of leadership development programs for organizations such as the American Management Association and is a frequent trainer and presenter for GEA. Employees from over 4,000 organizations have benefited from Pete’s experience and insightful perspectives. Pete holds a B.A. degree in Psychology from Emory and Henry College and Masters Degrees in both Business Administration and Industrial Psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Register Now for the Next GEA Lunch and Learn:
Designing and Improving Wage and Salary Administration Plans

Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Location: 577 Mulberry Street
Cherry Blossom Room – 16th Floor


GEA Members: $95
Non-Members: $125

Registration Form

Please fill out this form to register for the Lunch and Learn Event.