Unlocking High Performance Workshop

Join us in Chicago!

TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 2019
8:00AM TO 12:30PM
Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel
1 West Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601

About the Workshop

Join Jason Lauritsen, industry renowned employee engagement thought leader, for a complimentary half-day workshop to get the guidance you need to start making high-impact improvements to your performance management strategy.

As a group we’ll take a deep dive into the state of performance management, identifying some the biggest obstacles to improvement specific to YOUR organization and outlining concrete steps for overcoming each.

You’ll leave this event with:
  • A deeper understanding of performance management, employee experience and the relationship of work
  • Actionable steps for moving towards the next stage of performance management, no matter where you’re starting from
  • Practical tools and takeaways to bring back to your team and managers so you can begin unlocking high performance right away
  • Connections to local peers who are on the same journey to better performance management as you to share ideas, tactics and outcomes with
  • A copy of Jason’s newest book, “Unlocking High Performance: How to Use Performance Management to Engage and Empower Employees to Reach Their Full Potential”
Unlocking high performance is a journey and we’re here to help take you next step. Register for this event today to equip yourself with the tools and insights you need to unlock high performance at your organization!

This workshop has been approved for 3.5 HR recertification credit hours through SHRM and the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). A credit ID number for your recertification will be provided at the live event. For more information about recertification, please visit the SRHM or HRCI websites.

Workshop Agenda

8:00 AM
Continental Breakfast
Welcome by Jason Lauritsen

8:45 AM - Group Discussion:
Why Haven’t We Fixed Performance Management Yet?
An Intro to Unlocking High Performance

10:00 AM
Networking Break

10:30 AM - Workshop:
What’s Working and What Isn’t?
Identify Common Strengths and Pain Points
Overcoming Barriers to Success

11:45 AM
The Role of Technology in Performance Management
Closing Remarks, Q&A and book signing

Workshop Thought Leaders

Jason Lauritsen

Employee Engagement & Workplace Culture Expert

Jason is a keynote speaker, consultant, and co-author of the book, Social Gravity: Harnessing the Natural Laws of Relationships. A former corporate Human Resources executive, Jason has dedicated his career to helping leaders build organizations that are good for both people and profits. Most recently, he led the research team for Quantum Workplace's Best Places to Work program where he has studied the employee experience at thousands of companies to understand what the best workplaces in the world do differently than the rest.

Anita Bowness

Principal Product Manager, Customer Success, Saba Software

As the Global Practice Leader in Saba's Strategic Services group, Anita draws on over 20 years' experience in consulting and professional services to help HR leaders recruit, engage, develop and retain their talent. Anita is a regular contributor to the Saba Blog, has been published in various industry publications including HR Daily Advisor, TLNT and HRO Today, featured in an interview on BBC Capital and presented at DisruptHR Ottawa and Saba Insight. Although she's worked with hundreds of organizations from IT to healthcare, Anita never loses sight of what HR is really about: people. Anita loves helping organizations manage performance so people are more engaged, happier and productive.

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