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Effectively Managing Absenteeism Workshops

Absenteeism contributes to a substantial amount of lost productivity and revenue for Canadian organizations and the economy as a whole.

The Conference Board of Canada is holding a series of workshops in major cities across Canada on driving productivity and organizational performance by improving disability management practices and reducing absenteeism.

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During the workshop, you will have an opportunity to:

  • Hear the latest Conference Board research on absenteeism trends and the cost of absenteeism
  • Learn effective strategies and best practices for employers in the area of disability management, accommodation, and return to work
  • Discover how leading Canadian organizations have implemented successful absence and disability management programs
  • Benchmark your organization’s disability management practices using a highly calibrated, reliable tool administered globally by the International Disability Management Standards Council®
  • Obtain a customized report that you can apply operationally to improve your organization’s current performance
  • Learn solutions to effective case management through practical case studies
  • Get personalized help from experts that can assist in addressing your organization’s specific challenges
  • Network with peers—share new approaches, insights and challenges


2014 Workshop Series


Halifax
The Halifax Club

Wednesday, April 23
Download the Halifax agenda

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Montréal
The Mount Royal Club

Wednesday, May 14
Download the Montréal agenda
(in French)
Note: This session will be held in French

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Who Should Attend

  • HR practitioners
  • Wellness practitioners
  • Disability management practitioners
  • Benefits practitioners
  • Case/claim managers
  • Health and safety coordinators


The details of this event are subject to change. Please revisit this page periodically for updated information.

Fees

Discounted Partner Rate $595

Discounted Conference Board Network Member Rate $595

Regular Rate $795


Presented in Partnership With

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Questions? Contact:

Karla Thorpe
Director, Workplace Health and Wellness Research
613-526-3090x408
Email imagethorpe@conferenceboard.ca

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These programs have been accredited by the Canadian Society of Professionals in Disability Management (CSPDM) for continuing education credit hours for Certified Disability Management Professionals (CDMP) and Certified Return to Work Coordinators (CRTWC)


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