People & Management

Building Better Business Relationships

Doing business today is very different from how many of us operated even five years ago. This program is designed to help you navigate through the changing trends around how people communicate in the workplace and marketplace. Content may include:

  • Generational Differences
  • Resolving Conflict
  • Engaging your Team
  • Adapting to Various Communication Styles
  • Non-verbal Communication
  • Set Effective Goals

Engaging Employees through Smart Performance Management

This program provides participants with a general overview and understanding of performance management as the integral function of HR in a business — whether you have 1 or 50 employees. It is recommended this program be done after completing the program Building Better Business Relationships. Content may include:

  • Job Descriptions
  • Creating Processes
  • Progressive Discipline
  • Coaching for Results
  • Engaging Millenials
  • HR Best Practices

Transformational Leadership

This program is designed to support you as you develop the knowledge and skills to define your leadership style and helps to create a workplace that engages and inspires. Learn how to apply Maxwell’s 5 Levels of Leadership and Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.

It is recommended this program be done after the programs Building Better Business Relationships and Performance Management. Content may include:

  • Define your Leadership Style
  • Understanding the Anatomy of Trust
  • Strengthen your Coaching Skills
  • Create a Leadership Manifesto
  • Navigating Change in the Workplace
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As businesses we all have projects big and small!

Whether it's the expansion of a building or product line, planning an event, or the changing of software programs, a project is a project no matter the size or cost. Well, learn how to manage them more effeciently with the business skills online program, Project Management Essentials instructed by Lynn MacKinnon, this September.

Content will include:
- Project charter
- Work breakdown structure
- Gantt chart to illistrate your project schedule
- Life cycle of a project
- and so much more!

Wondering about the cost? Well, there's NO COST to participants!

September may be months away, but seats are limited, even online, so visit bit.ly/2Zn1XLt to apply today!
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The East Hants & Districts Chamber of Commerce has been supporting, promoting, and connecting local businesses for almost 35 years.

Through networking, events, advocacy, and education – the Chamber builds strong relationships between members, their businesses, and the community. With the pandemic, we had to pivot as did all of you. But we are still here for our members and local businesses; working to hard to find ways to continue the connections.

For now, we are still working from home, but we’re available to meet with you by phone, video conference or in person (respecting social distancing of course). Contact us at (902) 883-1010 or email info@ehcc.ca if you would like to chat!
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Do you scratch your head when it comes to balance sheets, cashflow reports, and income statements?

Whether or not you have a bookkeeper or an accountant, as a business owner it's important to understand your finances, so you make important strategic business decisions.

We can help! We are offering a 40-hour program in September; whether you're just getting started or have been in business for years.

Topics include:
- Bookkeeping concepts
- Home office and vehicle expenses
- Budgets and cash flows
- Pricing strategies
- Understanding financial reports
- and so much more!

All you have to do is visit: bit.ly/2YI6PMr
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If you haven’t heard by now about the business skills programs offered through the Chamber, let me tell you!

These amazing programs help business owners, managers and employees develop practical daily work skills that increase productivity and motivation.

Wondering about the return on investment? Well, they are only 40 hours spread over 10 weeks and are at NO COST to participants, so the ROI is incredible. Many participants attribute much of their success; the growth of their business, ability to attract quality employees and how to think strategically to the skills they learn through these programs.

Not only is the content top notch; so are the instructors with years of experience!

All you have to do is visit: bit.ly/3g3F0Ui
To learn what is being offered this Fall and to apply!
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