Upcoming Events

People First is a full-service HR consulting firm that provides Executive Search, Recruitment, HR Consulting and Career Management solutions to clients across a broad range of industries.  In addition to our corporate training and leadership development programs, we offer public sessions of some of our most popular sessions, breakfast briefings and webinars.  Find out more below.   We also provide online, on-demand Respectful Workplace Training,

The Breakfast Briefing "Compensation and Rewards, Looking Ahead to 2018" scheduled for November 14th, 2017 has been canceled. Thank you for your interest, if you would like to be notified of upcoming Breakfast Briefings please email reception@peoplefirsthr.com.

Leadership Development Series

People First’s approach to Leadership Development seeks to build the effectiveness of front line and mid-managers by focusing on the skills required to manage people, results, activities, and decisions.  We deliver on this through our leadership development series, as well as half-day and full-day workshops.

Leadership Fundamentals

Focus on the skills needed to manage people and results.
6 half-day sessions: $1245.00

Next session to be determined.

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For more information on Leadership Fundamentals or the possibility of bringing these sessions directly to your organization, please email lbircham@peoplefirsthr.com .

This series includes the administration of Management Pro™ Psychometric Profile.
View More Information on Management Pro™ here.

The Accountable Leader

Learn the skills needed to effectively manage activities and decisions.  

Next session dates coming soon

View More Information Here on The Accountable Leader Here

Questions, contact Lisa Bircham, Practice Leader - Organizational Development, 204-940-3919 or lbircham@peoplefirsthr.com

Creating a Conflict Productive Workplace

How does your workplace deal with conflicts and differences?  Do you and your team have difficult conversations for effective resolution?  Are conflicts buried and remain hidden to later arise as open disagreements, major impediments to productivity and harassment complaints? In this workshop you will obtain tools and skills to not only have those difficult conversations more effectively yourself, but also coach others to have difficult conversations for resolution. This will enable you and your team to create a workplace that uses conflict productively and effectively for positive relationships to achieve results.

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Coaching the Difficult Boss

Brown bag lunch Webinar
Originally aired:  Tuesday, February 24, 2015, noon-1pm
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Do you have managers in your workplace that are delivering results but leave a trail of people behind them that feel they have been attacked, abused or unfairly treated? The manager’s goal is to deliver the bottom-line results for the company and most of the time they are unaware of the impact they are having on the workplace. Organizations often respond in one of two ways.  They ponder the next steps for so long they appear to be doing nothing, causing further damage or they terminate, losing a valued team member.

Maybe there is another choice.  Learn how specialized external coaching can effectively rein in unmanageable bosses and get some realistic solutions that will improve the workplace for everyone.

Following this session, you will have a better understanding of:

Who should attend this session? Any person responsible for managing workplace policies and practices, including HR professionals, senior business leaders, business owners and general managers.

Respectful Workplace Training

All Employers in Manitoba must provide Respectful Workplace training for managers, supervisors and employees. Providing initial training is pretty straightforward.  For smaller companies, new hires and employees in remote locations, it can be more complicated.  On-line Respectful Workplace is the right solution for many organizations.

People First offers comprehensive on-line training starting at just $49 per participant.  Volume discounts are available.   View more information and register here.

Questions, contact Lisa Bircham, Practice Leader - Organizational Development, 204-940-3919 or lbircham@peoplefirsthr.com