Productivity Session For Managers & Supervisors

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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 …

Government Working To Improve Economy

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Government is committed to working with the social partners to implement a series of measures to improve the economy. This assertion came today from Acting Prime Minister, Richard Sealy, as he delivered the feature address at the start of the Week of Excellence 2018, at the Courtney Blackman Grande Salle, Central Bank of Barbados. Mr. Sealy said several policies and …

Excellence To Be Celebrated Next Week

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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 …

New Productivity Initiatives Coming

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New productivity initiatives are being developed for Barbados for 2018 and beyond. The Productivity Council, with financial assistance from the European Union, is developing the initiatives, which will focus on multi-factor productivity measures and assessment tools for re-programming corporate enterprises and assisting macro-economic policy improvement. The new initiatives for improved micro and macro-economic management will be launched at a workshop, …

Registration Still Open For Workshops

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Barbadians can still register for the half-day Productivity Best Practices workshops which are currently being held every Wednesday until November 15. The Productivity Council is hosting the Getting Everyone to Understand Productivity (GET UP) sessions, and persons interested in participating should call Beverly Rouse at 535-5901 or 535-5927. The sessions will be held at the Council, Third Floor, Baobab Tower, Warrens, …

More Productivity Sessions Oct. 4 & 5

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Employers in Barbados seem eager to give their managers and supervisors an opportunity to develop critical management skills. This observation was made by Training & Development Officer at The Productivity Council, Karen Collins, who said an additional workshop for supervisors and managers will be conducted next week since last month’s course was heavily subscribed. The two-day workshop will be held …

Register Now For Productivity Sessions

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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

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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, …

Preparing For The World Of Work

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Young Barbadians will again receive vital information this summer which should greatly assist them as they prepare for the workforce. The Productivity Council will host four workshops on Preparation for the World of Work for students of secondary and tertiary institutions; new entrants to the workplace; and members of youth groups who are between the ages of 15 and 25. …