We Need to Change the Culture Around Sexual Harassment Training

David Kelly

A few weeks ago I was lamenting with a friend about the reports of sexual harassment being applied to Louis CK. These stories are horrific and in many ways represent the worst of human behavior. Training Departments are Part of the Sexual Harassment Problem.

New California Law Requires Sexual Harassment Training

KnowledgeCity

Sexual harassment and assault headline in the news every day. The Me Too movement fueled organizations to address and train employees to understand what sexual harassment is, appropriate work behavior and how to prevent it from happening in the workplace.

Sexual Harassment in New York State — How Training Promotes Change

Interactive Services

The issue of sexual harassment is not a new one, but now more than ever, public consciousness has turned toward finding a solution. Today, we have a unique opportunity to spark real growth through effective learning tactics.

Top Tips for Prioritizing Sexual Harassment Prevention

Interactive Services

All organizations must understand the laws around sexual harassment prevention, and prioritize training to minimize issues and ensure that everyone is aware of the protocol in place for handling incidents that do occur. Top Tips for Sexual Harassment Prevention.

Tips For Sexual Harassment Compliance Training In The #MeToo Era

Interactive Services

In the last year or so, the #MeToo movement has shed light on just how common sexual harassment is in the workplace. The statistics are staggering. Surveys show that up to 81% of women have experienced harassmentsexual and otherwise – in the workplace.

Why Each Member of Every Organization Needs Sexual Harassment Training

Coreaxis

Sexual harassment has been dominating headlines lately, bringing light to many situations involving celebrities and executives. But the revelations about inappropriate behavior are causing many other businesses that are not in the spotlight to take a look at their policies and practices too. Employers must strive to prevent and eliminate sexual harassment in the workplace , and avoid the negative effects on productivity, morale, and culture.

Sexual Harassment Compliance Training: Teaching Employees It’s Not a ‘Joke’ – It’s Harassment

Interactive Services

On June 18, Connecticut’s governor signed a law ratcheting up the state’s mandated sexual harassment compliance training requirement. Ignorance of the law …”. Laws prohibiting sexual harassment, though, are of much more recent vintage.

The What, Why & How of Sexual Harassment Training for Employees

ProProfs

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” A recent online survey found that 81 percent of women and 43 percent of men had encountered sexual harassment in one form or another during their lifetime. What is Sexual Harassment?

How Restaurants & Hotels Can Prevent Sexual Harassment

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Countless sexual harassment allegations have surfaced in the entertainment industry, which has prompted outrage throughout many other industries. Sexual harassment is, unfortunately, not limited to any segment, and the hospitality industry is no stranger to sexual misconduct.

How To Meet New York Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Requirements

KnowledgeCity

The Me Too movement has spawned a rush of companies and legislatures to review their current sexual harassment laws and policies. in requiring mandatory sexual harassment prevention policies and training. The new law went into effect on October 9, 2018.

A Learning Guide to Recognising Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Interactive Services

It is very important for everyone to learn what constitutes sexual harassment in the workplace so that it can be recognized immediately. There are several different behaviors that can be considered sexual harassment including physical and verbal activities.

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Unpacking New York Anti-Sexual Harassment Training Needs

Interactive Services

“While the federal government repeatedly ignores the voices of women speaking out against the scourge of sexual violence, in New York, we are taking action,” Andrew Cuomo, governor of New York, said. The Laws.

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Sexual Harassment Has No Place In the Knowledge Economy

The Performance Improvement Blog

The explosion in sexual harassment charges against company executives is a symptom of the dramatic change that is going on in the workplace. We are witnessing a sea change in the way employees relate to their leaders and to each other.

Why Is Title VI Compliance Training So Important?

KnowledgeCity

Kennedy stated his case for making the Civil Rights Act, including Title VI, a reality. Discouraging racial discrimination is the essence of Title VI as it became part of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Discrimination is a learned behavior , starting as early as infancy.

Is Your Sexual Harassment Training Designed to Drive a Culture of Change?

Interactive Services

The quotation above comes from a former intern to Jeff Kruse, the Oregon State Senator who resigned in 2018 after allegations of sexual misconduct made against him were published. 52% percent changed job because of the harassment.

How Effective is Mandatory Harassment Training?

CLO Magazine

The landscape around harassment has changed more in the past six to eight months than I’ve seen it happen in 28 years of being in human resources,” said Amy Polefrone, president at HR Strategy Group. ” The goal is to stop harassment through learning.

Launch Online Training to Target Desired Behaviors

Grovo

Changing behaviors is hard — even if the behavior is just getting people to take training! We can’t rely on our employees to be compelled to enter our platforms just because we tell them that it’s “suggested” or “required” training. The thing is, the most relevant and effective training content in the world will only be effective if people consume it. Instead: Start the hype before the launch , like previews for a movie.

Course of the Week Highlight: Sexual Harassment, Food Service, and More!

OpenSesame

Want to lead better meetings, ensure proper cleaning and sanitation in your foodservice business, or eliminate sexual harassment in your office? You’ll find the training you need for a great price with our Course of the Week deals! Don’t miss out on great savings from the business skills, compliance & safety, and industry specific (construction, medical, restaurants, etc.) Sexual Harassment Plus Bundle.

Training guide NY and CA Sexual Harassment eLearning Checklist

Interactive Services

Sexual harassment prevention is essential for your organization. Many states outline specific rules concerning the provision of sexual harassment training in the workplace. What Is Sexual Harassment? According to the U.S.

Training Isn't the Answer

The Performance Improvement Blog

Every day, it seems, another high profile case of sexual harassment comes to light. Clearly, sexual harassment and a hostile work environment are a pervasive problem. is not more training. Nobody can do this in a hostile work environment.

8 Kinds of Training Where Scenario-Based Learning Works

Experiencing eLearning

In her book Scenario-Based eLearning: Evidence-Based Guidelines for Online Workforce Learning , Ruth Clark identifies 8 learning domains where scenario-based learning can be used effectively. We’ve all taken boring compliance training. Trade-offs.

Announcing New Lessons on Being an Active Bystander

Grovo

Whenever we hear about a distressing or scandalous culture or pattern – things like pervasive sexual harassment in our offices or rampant abuse in our communities – one question that often comes up is, “How could people let that happen?” How could such an environment develop? The answer is, at least in part, the bystander effect. Instead of using the power of a group to effect change, we assume others will step up.

Simple Ways to Deal with 9 Common Work Problems

Your Training Edge

Occupational stress is a problem recognized by the World Health Organization that affects not only the employees’ performance but their mental and physical wellness as well. It connotes a lack of discipline and dedication and lowers the credibility of the whole workplace.

4 most effective corporate applications of micro-learning?

QuoDeck

Everyone knows what microlearning is, it a more focused bite-sized learning to achieve specific objectives. But often, micro-learning is incorrectly implemented leading to undesirable outcomes for the course. The best fit cases for microlearning in a corporate environment are.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. It Is the Law.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. It Is the Law.

5 Points to Consider When Updating Your Anti-Harassment Policies

Coreaxis

With the recent slew of high-profile allegations, confessions, and convictions for sexual and workplace harassment, anti-harassment policies have become a “hot button” issue for many companies. To protect your organization, now is a great time to update your harassment policies and procedures. First, we should define the issue at hand. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has a great deal of information regarding sexual harassment.

The Single Most Important Learning Opportunity for Leaders in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

CLO Magazine

Of all the actions that learning officers can take, one stands out as being imperative and significantly impactful to every organization — equipping frontline managers to be consciously inclusive. Becoming aware of negative behaviors does not lead to a change in behavior.

How to Avoid The 3 Mistakes L&D Leaders Make When Addressing Workplace Harassment

CLO Magazine

In the past two decades, more and more organizations have deployed strategies for reducing and eliminating sexual harassment in the workplace. The recent #MeToo movement has proven just how right Drucker was: the cultures of these organizations have devoured the most well-intended strategies. When it comes to issues that impact women in the workplace, organizations don’t mean to be bad. Any training they do is compliance based.

Recognizing Harassment in the Workplace

Interactive Services

The first step to preventing harassment in the workplace is knowing how to recognize it when it occurs. This guide will help employees recognize the signs of harassment in the workplace, and understand that harassment is always unacceptable.

6 Benefits of Scenario-based Training over Traditional Training

Hurix Digital

The overall transformation has given rise to many new and complex-in-nature roles across all industries. However, training courses developed and executed by most of the organizations nowadays are plain and based on traditionally learned theories. Scenario-based Training.

5 Tips for Planning 2019 Compliance Training

Interactive Services

What’s on the horizon for compliance training? The landscape is expanding and changing rapidly, with new technology and visions on how to keep the workplace safe and comfortable, with a view to ensuring that employees are confident and informed every day.

Bullying at Work: EEOC Won’t Take It Anymore

ej4 eLearning

The term “workplace harassment” often conjures images of 1950s-style gender-based pestering where men made women feel uncomfortable and powerless through comments and touch that would not fly in today’s workplace – “Mad Men” style. The issue has become much wider than just gender though, and is recognized by the U.S. By its definition, harassment can include ethnic, racial, age, disability, color, religion, pregnancy, and gender-identity harassment.

Year In Review - 2017

The Performance Improvement Blog

As I usually do at this time of year, I’ve selected five blog posts from the past year that seem to have had the most interest from readers. And I have examined an employee’s responsibility for continuous learning in the Knowledge Economy.

Everything You Need to Know About Women Empowerment at Work

ProProfs

“Empowering women isn’t just the right thing to do—it’s the smart thing to do,” Barack Obama said once on International Women’s Day. Every time, when the International Women’s Day is around the corner, everybody becomes busy making it special for women in their sphere!

Finding the Most Effective Course For Your Learning Objective

OpenSesame

Traditional methods of educational transference (books, lectures and most online training programs) have far less of an effect on contemporary employees than one might think. This is the ultimate goal. they learn and retain something important. Buying eLearning Courses

There's Still Time for Learning in 2013!

OpenSesame

Want to squeeze in some learning for your team before the end of the year, but worried you’re out of time? There’s still time for learning in 2013. Use up the rest of 2013’s learning budget to ensure your 2014 budget is secure. No need to fall victim to a “use it or lose it” policy this year; no matter how much you have left to spend, you can find quality training on OpenSesame’s elearning marketplace. The U.S. Start learning today!