SBDC to host workshop on motivating employees
Posted: April 05, 2010
By Kathryn Kopchik
LEWISBURG, Pa. —The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Bucknell University will offer the workshop, "Motivating Employees in Challenging Times," Wednesday, April 21, from 9 a.m. to noon in the SBDC Education Center, Room 207 of the Chamberlin Building on Fifth Street in Lewisburg.
Rhonda Campbell, founder and owner of Jarhon Communications, will lead the workshop, discussing techniques that create a motivating environment, what gets in the way of motivation, the truth about what really matters to people, and why rewards aren't the best answer.
Campbell has more than 25 years of communication experience in training, coaching and management. She has worked with individuals in state and local government, manufacturing, health care, banking, insurance and many other industries.
The cost to attend is $35 per person; the fee includes one-year subscriptions to Inc. and Susquehanna Business Life magazines. Registration is required as seating is limited. To register, call the SBDC at 570-577-1249 or toll-free at 1-866-375-6010; e-mail SBDC@bucknell.edu, or visit www.bucknell.edu/script/sbdc/register.asp. Veterans may attend free of charge.
The Microsoft Company (www.mslocalbiz.com) and Computer Support Services, Inc, (CSSI www.cssi.com) partners, are door prize sponsors of Microsoft Office 2007 Professional edition software to be awarded during a drawing at this seminar.
This seminar is co-sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development; the Brush Valley, Central Pennsylvania, and Greater Susquehanna Valley Chambers of Commerce; The Daily Item; The Standard-Journal; and Susquehanna Business Life magazine.
The Bucknell SBDC provides free small business consulting services to residents of Juniata, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder and Union counties. For more information, visit www.bucknell.edu/x7025.xml.
Contact: Division of Communications
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