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The COVID-19 Pandemic: Overcoming Organizational-wide Challenges Through Communication, Transparency, Teamwork and Stress Management

Nov 17, 2020 09:00AM to Nov 17, 2020 10:30AM

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The COVID-19 Pandemic is creating economic, productivity, planning, and personnel challenges for organizations and businesses. Jim Weischedel and Lesley Huff, PsyD, will discuss how organizations can respond to these challenges at both organizational and employee levels. Topics such as communication, transparency, teamwork, and stress management will be addressed.



Meet the speakers: 




Lesley Huff, PsyD


Lesley is a licensed psychologist who earned her doctorate of psychology from Chestnut Hill College and spent many years working in business psychology. In Lesley’s work today with organizations, individuals, couples, and families, she helps clients to focus on the ability to be present in each moment, to identify where they can be most effective with their efforts, and to understand how to be more successful in their communication, decision-making, and problem-resolution. Lesley also teaches the 8-week Change Through Compassion Seminar Series, which provides hands-on activities and instruction to foster mindfulness and self-compassion.


Jim Weischedel, SPHR, SHRM-SCP


Jim Weischedel serves as the director of Samaritan Business Consulting and has more than 20 years of executive-level human resources experience with businesses in a variety of industries. He holds a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in human resources management from Penn State University, as well as a bachelor's in secondary education from Millersville University. Additionally, Jim is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) from Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI), and an Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) through the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM).


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