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Here’s an article from the Harvard Business Review on giving feedback – The Ideal Praise-to-Criticism Ratio.
The highest performing teams average 5.6 positive reinforcements (praise) to every 1 negative (criticism). This article may not have been focused on safety but the implications to safety culture are significant!
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Greetings Safety Council Members!
Our next meeting is Thursday, April 11, 2019, 11:30am-1:00pm, at the Ravenna Elks Club which is located at 776 N Freedom St in Ravenna. The official meeting notice is attached.
Our topic for this month is…
Tornado’s Don’t Care: Emergency Preparedness & Business Continuity Strategies, presented by Cody Brookover, Deputy Director, Portage County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management.
- Tis’ the season, tornadoes can cause catastrophic loss. What are you doing to prepare?
- Is there a best way to prepare? What measures have currently been taken? Are they adequate?
- How does your business continuity procedures mesh with operational aspects of severe weather impacts?
Cody is the Deputy Director of the Portage County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. Cody came to Portage County in 2016 after serving 8 years on active duty in the Marine Corps, deploying internationally to combat zones and disaster sites with specialized security and response forces. He is a certified A.L.I.C.E active shooter response instructor, security instructor, and has an advanced degree in management.
This training is ideal for safety managers, human resources & emergency preparedness staff!
Come enjoy a delicious meal catered by “Guido’s”. Cost for lunch is still just $15/person for members and $20 for non-members. ($5 fee will be charge for walk-ins including members who do not RSVP by deadline). Please note: no shows will be invoiced.
Please RSVP no later than 12pm on Monday, April 8, 2019.
Please make your check payable to: “Portage County Safety Council.” Cost for lunch is still just $15/person for members and $20 for non-members (there’s a $5 fee for walk-ins including members who do not RSVP by deadline).