Please register for this program by January 7, 2008. Hope you are able to attend as this program comes to us highly recommended. If you are holding off registering for budgetary reasons, please let us know and we will work with you. The price is right as you will save $780 off the regular price! Managing the Federal Employee Discipline and Performance Process Wednesday, January 23 - Thursday January 24, 2008 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (To view the meeting announcement, point your browser to http://www.loc.gov/flicc/ma/2008/ma0803.pdf. This two-day workshop gives federal managers the tools and strategies needed to handle employee discipline and performance issues while addressing the management training requirements of the 2004 Federal Workforce Flexibility Act. Using case studies and candid interactive dialogue, the course focuses on federal personnel employment law to offer participants a broad oversight of such laws and policy updates on employee and employer rights. Program Benefits: ~ Insight into the federal personnel process and the rights and responsibilities of management ~ Confidence in dealing with EEO complaints, difficult employees, inappropriate conduct, insubordination or poor performance ~ Understanding of disability laws and responses to requests for reasonable accommodation Competencies: ~ Human capital management ~ Leveraging diversity Workshop instructor: Robin Wink is a practicing attorney from the Washington, D.C. area. She retired from the federal government after 26 years of service in several federal agencies and the U.S. Air Force. She most recently served in as Assistant Chief Counsel for Administrative Litigation at the Transportation Security Administration in the Department of Homeland Security. Date Wednesday, January 23 - Thursday January 24, 2008 Time 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. There is no entry to the Library of Congress prior to 8:30 a.m.) Place The Library of Congress Madison Building Mumford Room, 6th Floor 101 Independence Avenue, S.E. Washington, DC Metro/Directions Capitol South (Orange/ Blue Lines) Sponsor FLICC Education Working Group Information Call FLICC (202) 707-4813 TTY (202) 707-4995 Request ADA Accommodations five business days in advance at [log in to unmask] Cancellations Make cancellations 48 hours prior to the start of an event or the full fee will be charged. Registration $470 for FT Accounts/ $495 all others. Register online at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/feveform.html.