The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

May 21, 2013

SBDC workshops focus on employee performance, discipline and termination

By Jim Birt
For The Daily Item

LEWISBURG — LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Bucknell University will offer two workshops with Victoria Mavis on Tuesday, May 21. Both workshops will be held in the SBDC Business Education Center, Room 308 of the DeWitt Building at 416 Market St. in Lewisburg.

Mavis, who is president of Core People Resources, is the author of Building the Ultimate Network. She has more than 20 years of experience in hospitality, local government, manufacturing, medical services, non-profits and retail.

The first workshop, "Leverage Employee Performance through Job Descriptions," will be held from 10 a.m. to noon. Mavis will share tips on writing effective job descriptions that enhance employee performance, how to leverage job descriptions and performance reviews to improve employee morale, and how job coaches can increase performance for employees with disabilities.