Entries by Lisa Barbeau

Employment Matters welcomes Lisa Barbeau

Lisa joined Employment Matters, as a Director of Training, Coaching and Mediation in August 2020. With a M.S. in Instructional Design from the University of Michigan, Lisa has practiced in the organizational development and learning arena for over thirty years. Her additional qualifications include SHRM PHR, Myers-Brigg Type Indicator Step I and Step II certifications, […]

Foundations of Supervision September 29-30

Join us! Being a great leader is much more than managing people. This session will focus on five key components of exceptional leadership: Self-awareness, coaching, engagement, feedback, and communication. Learn specific ways to enhance team performance. Whether you are a seasoned supervisor or entering the role this class will provide tools to help navigate growing […]

Buddy to Boss September 25th!

Don’t miss Buddy to Boss with Sue Wehrspann on next friday! https://employmentmatters.regfox.com/buddy-to-boss Transitioning from “one of the team” to “leader of the pack” poses career challenges. Navigating it effectively makes all the difference. Learn how to appropriately set boundaries and establish expectations with your team while maintaining effective relationships with your boss and your peers. […]

Supervising a Virtual Workforce

Supervising a Virtual Workforce September 28th! Supervising can already be tough, but this shift to virtual environments can make the role even harder. Set strategies for building and maintaining connection, fostering a culture of trust, and how to avoid mistakes that might be amplified in virtual settings. Identify best practices for you and your team […]