Here’s the truth on how you can really take on any strike, anywhere in the world. Get your step-
Henk talks to you in clear, plain language, as if he was sitting opposite you in your office, consulting for you. You'll get the latest information so that you can interpret events quickly. Even learn how to avoid some strikes!
In a down-
In these 10 video programs, you’ll get more than the "how-
You’ll learn to use effective communication principles and methods. Discover how to handle the media to your best advantage.
At the end of each video program, you can stop the DVD, discuss the information with your colleagues, and take the action Henk recommends.
You’ll discover . . .
How to check whether your organization is strike prone
How to select your strike management team
Tips to ensure a workable strike management plan
What to consider when planning continued production or service
How to plan emergency maintenance functions
The considerations for planning security and protection
How to plan labour requirements and functions
Do’s and Don’ts during a strike
How to deal with the Police
Post strike procedures
Quick Reference Checklists
Facilities and equipment you’ll need
Questions and factors to consider
Signals to warn you that a strike may occur
Options available to you
Points to discuss with customers
Guidelines when preparing a press release
Video 1: Strikes and Lock-
Video 2: Management Approach and Objectives
How to check whether your attitude towards conflict management will work for or against you. Discovering the skills you need. How to decide what you should aim for when handling a strike.
Video 3: Setting up a Strike Management Team
How to select team members and how to empower them to handle strikes efficiently. Their roles before and during a strike. The needed facilities and equipment, and how to plan the layout of the control-
Video 4: General Planning
How to clarify your organization's existing policies, practices and customs. Also, you'll learn how to identify signals for mobilizing your strike management team.
Video 5: Planning of Your Organization's Production or Service
What are your options for planning the level of production or service? How to set realistic targets for production and quality levels. How to plan the shutdown procedure, management of strikers, maintenance, supply of raw materials, the maintenance of sound customer relations, picketing, and the delivery of finished products.
Video 6: Planning of Security and Protection
How to plan the security of premises and the protection of employees. Checklists to ensure you maximize your options.
Video 7: Labour Management during a Strike
How to decide your labour requirements, using internal and external sources. Employee facilities, conditions of employment up, protective clothing and equipment, safety standards, first-
Video 8: Communication
How to analyze communication flow and how to improve it. How to plan communication with employees when a strike seems inevitable. Communication with non-
Deciding your organization's news policy. Points to consider when you deal with the media.
Video 9: Guidelines for Handling a Strike
Specific guidelines to follow. Draft statements to strikers that you can adapt for your own company. Mass meetings, negotiating structures, the Police and the issuing of an ultimatum.
Video 10: Post Strike Procedures
How to manage the aftermath of a strike so that you are better prepared for future strikes.
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