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New Online Leadership Training Courses for Managers and Supervisors

The BLR Employee Training Center Expanded to Include Courses on Employee Motivation, Conflict Resolution, Ethics, Coaching, and More

Old Saybrook, CT, December 2, 2010— BLR®—Business & Legal Resources, the leading provider of employment, safety, and environmental compliance solutions, announced today the release of its new Leadership for Managers and Supervisors library of online training courses, available as part of its Web-based on-demand training platform, the BLR Employee Training Center. The Leadership Library is the newest addition to the Employee Training Center’s Course Libraries, which include California Sexual Harassment Prevention and Response (AB 1825), Customer Service, Environmental Compliance, HR-Employment, Wellness, and Workplace Safety training.

The Leadership for Managers and Supervisors Library consists of 17 courses designed to provide managers and supervisors with the fundamental skills required for successful team management and organizational communication. Training courses cover a range of leadership and managerial topics, including:

An additional 11 courses will be added throughout 2011, including:
  • Finance and Accounting for Nonfinancial Managers
  • Leading Virtual and Remote Teams
  • Communicating Up

“Our customers and prospects indicated that Leadership Training for Managers and Supervisors was highly desirable and BLR is answering that call with this new library of expert-designed training courses. Offering leadership training for employees has a tremendous ROI value for employers in terms of employee retention, motivation, and overall production as managers and supervisors will be better prepared for the unique challenges they face,” said Robert L. Brady, CEO and founder of BLR.

Launched in 2008, the Employee Training Center features an administrative interface that includes a Reporting Dashboard that gives administrators a quick view of overall training efforts. The Dashboard includes reports that enable trainers to see, at a glance, the status of their training programs.

For more information regarding training solutions from BLR or to speak with a subject matter expert, please contact us at Media@BLR.com or 800-727-5257, Ext. 2442.

About BLR®—Business & Legal Resources

BLR® is the leading provider of employment, safety, and environmental compliance solutions. BLR has been an acknowledged authority in covering state as well as federal law for over three decades, and employers know that they can count on BLR’s industry-leading compliance and training solutions to keep them out of legal trouble, avoid fines, and save money. BLR offers solutions for business owners, executives, employees, and managers of HR, compensation, safety, environmental, or training for all-sized organizations and industries. Simply put, anyone worried about how their local state agency or national DOL, OSHA, and EPA legal requirements impact their organization can benefit from BLR. For more information, please visit www.BLR.com or call 800-727-5257.