Productivity Session For Managers & Supervisors

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Supervisors and managers will soon get another opportunity to sharpen their skills, while receiving valuable tips on productivity best practices, when The Productivity Council hosts a two-day workshop. It will be held on March 21 and 22 at The Council, Third Floor, Baobab Tower, Warrens, St. Michael, starting at 9:00 a.m. The topics to be examined are: Key Roles and …

Central Bank Governor: Business Facilitation Key

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Barbados has to pay greater attention to business facilitation. This view was expressed by Governor of the Central Bank, Cleviston Haynes, on Monday as he delivered remarks at the opening of the Week of Excellence 2018 Programme, at the Courtney Blackman Grande Salle. Mr. Haynes said the economy would require greater levels of local and foreign investment going forward and …

Productivity Initiatives To Be Discussed Soon

Sharon Austin Ministry News

A number of private and public sector officials will soon get an opportunity to learn more about several Government initiatives which are seen as enhancers to productivity in the public service. These initiatives will be discussed next Thursday, March 1, when the Ministry of the Civil Service hosts Day Four of the Week of Excellence 2018, which will be held …

Excellence To Be Celebrated Next Week

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Excellence will again be the focus for workers, employers and Government, when the annual Week of Excellence Programme is observed from Sunday, February 25, to Saturday, March 3. Productivity: The Heart of Our Future, is the theme of the week, which will begin with a service on Sunday at the Bethel Methodist Church, Bay Street, St. Michael, beginning at 9:00 …

Register Now For Productivity Sessions

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Barbadians will soon have another opportunity to receive valuable personal tips on improving their productivity, when six Getting Everyone to Understand Productivity (GET UP) sessions are held. The Productivity Council will host the half-day Productivity Best Practices workshops every Wednesday from October 11 to November 15, commencing at 9:00 a.m. Those interested in participating should call Tara Parris at 535-5901. …

Productivity Session For Managers

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Supervisors and managers will get another opportunity to sharpen their skills while receiving valuable tips on productivity best practices when The Productivity Council hosts a two-day workshop next week. It will be held on September 13 and 14 at the Council’s office, Third Floor, Baobab Tower, Warrens, St. Michael, starting at 9:00 a.m. Some of the topics to be examined …

Focus On Productivity Bearing Fruit

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The Productivity Council’s 2017 mission to “de-mystify” productivity in an effort to encourage behavioural change seems to be bearing fruit, with an increasing number of Barbadians reporting that they are striving to be more productive. This is according to Productivity Officer at the Council, Jannell Arthur, who said that since 2017 was designated the National Year of Productivity, many Barbadians, …

Collaborative Opportunities Welcomed

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Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo, is optimistic that discussions on the future of labour and other matters of national interest will continue between the relevant stakeholders. She expressed this hope while addressing the Barbados Employers’ Confederation’s (BEC) 60th Anniversary Awards Ceremony and Dinner at Apes Hill Country Club, Waterhall, St. James. …

NHC Understands Value Of Productivity

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The first in a series of seminars on productivity for staff at the National Housing Corporation (NHC) got under way today with Housing Minister, Denis Kellman, acknowledging that the NHC understood the importance of embracing concepts and attitudes of productivity and would continue to do so. Speaking at the Baobab Tower, where the nine seminars will be held in May …

NHC Productivity Seminars Start May 17

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The National Housing Corporation (NHC) will be embarking on a series of productivity seminars during the months of May and June. The seminars, which are designed to give staff an opportunity to gain a greater understanding of productivity and its impact, also aim to facilitate a unified, organisational understanding of productivity, and to collaboratively procure tools to increase individual and …