Webinar Announcement: July 9, 2015

Webinar Announcement: July 9, 2015

How to Fire an Employee

Presented by Christine Thelen

Firing an employee is one of the most stressful and difficult tasks a manager can face. The emotional difficulty, combined with the potential risks a separation creates can be daunting for even the most experienced manager. This session explores best practices for separating an employee, including important preparatory steps, methods for delivering the news and recognizing and mitigating potential risks related to a separation.


Learning Objectives

  • Understand how to properly prepare for separating an employee
  • Recognize potential risks a given separation may create and how methods for mitigating those risks
  • Know the best practices for how and when to deliver the news to the employee being separated


Who Should Attend

  • Supervisors/Managers
  • Business Leaders
  • HR Professionals


Event Details

Date: Thursday, June 9, 2015
Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Location: Online
HRCI: 1 Credits
SHRM: 1 Credits
Cost: Free

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Christine Thelen, Manager, HR Services

Christine Thelen is the Manager of HR Services at Trupp HR, a human resources company that provides HR consulting services, HR outsourcing, recruiting, and leadership development solutions for small to mid-sized organizations in the greater Portland-Vancouver metro area.

Christine has extensive experience assisting clients with the drafting and implementation of compliant HR policy, providing training and counsel, and a strong focus on employment law. Her portfolio includes managing and training employees and supervisors on policies and procedures, and providing practical legal advice and guidance on employment law for a variety of organizations. Christine’s background has contributed to a firm understanding of business operations and the ability to advise organizations on developing and implementing policy and process improvements.

Christine graduated from Temple University – James E. Beasley School of Law with a Doctor of Law (JD). Her undergraduate work includes a BA in Government and Economics from Claremont McKenna College.

Contact: christine.thelen@trupphr.com | 503.828.0255 x107