APA Center for Organizational Excellence: Episode: April 2008

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Episode 4: "April 2008"

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Duration: 31:56

Episode 4

Bob Nelson, PhD

Summary

Is work-life balance possible? In this episode, learn about the role and evolution of work-life balance initiatives. Also, explore effective ways to reward and recognize employees in part one of our interview with Dr. Bob Nelson, a nationally recognized expert on employee motivation.

Details

  • 00:00 – Opening
  • 01:33 – Featured Topic – The role and evolution of work-life balance initiatives
  • 04:29 – Current Issues – Is work-life balance possible?
  • 12:11 – Featured Interview (Part 1) – Bob Nelson, PhD
  • 30:42 – Closing

Host

David W. Ballard, PsyD, MBA, Assistant Executive Director for Corporate Relations and Business Strategy, American Psychological Association (APA) and APA Practice Organization

Featured Interview

Bob Nelson, PhD, Founder and President, Nelson Motivation, Inc.

Current Issues Discussant

Matthew J. Grawitch, PhD, Chair, Organizational Studies Program, School for Professional Studies, Saint Louis University

Additional Resources

"Secunda Marine and it's employees are honored to have been recognized by the American Psychological Association as a company that promotes a Psychologically Healthy Workplace. Positive recognition such as this confirms that Secunda and it's employees are headed in the right direction by continually striving to be a Psychologically Healthy Workplace."

Steve Widmeyer
Manager, Human Resources
Secunda Marine Services Ltd.