Tuesday, Sep 14, 8-11 AM

Grow St. Bernard 2021 | Session 4: Keeping your Team Happy: Wellness & Motivation in the Office

St. Bernard Economic Development Foundation
Getting there
2nd Floor Board Room 100 Port Blvd, Chalmette, LA

Grow St. Bernard 2021 | Session 4: Keeping your Team Happy: Wellness & Motivation in the Office Speakers: Sara Bandurian, Operations Coordinator at Online Optimism Dr. John Sawyer, Medical Director of Professional Staff Experience at Oschner Health With many companies coming off a year of remote work, we?ve all felt stuck at some point during the COVID pandemic, whether literally or metaphorically. Employees and business owners have had to learn a new daily routine, full of Zoom calls instead of handshakes and laughs. How can you keep employee motivation and mental health up during the most trying of times? Sara Bandurian , Operations Coordinator of Online Optimism, has implemented a variety of strategies in the past 14 months and beyond aimed at keeping employee happiness, engagement and productivity up, earning her spots in both Fortune and Business Insider on the topic. And, you?ll learn from Dr. John Sawyer , Medical Director of Professional Staff Experience for Oschner, a true expert in the field of mental health and employee wellness. Hear more about their initiatives and tips by registering for Session 4 of Grow St. Bernard! Grow St. Bernard, powered by the St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce and St. Bernard Economic Development Foundation, is a six-part professional development series that provides fresh ideas and practical strategies to business owners and staff of small and mid-sized businesses. The series includes a diverse lineup of notable speakers and business leaders discussing current trends, local and regional insights, and best practices for operating a business. Registration for the full Grow St. Bernard series is $100 per attendee and includes access to all six sessions and the option to receive one-on-one business mentoring provided by the Louisiana Small Business Development Center. Registration for a single session is $25 per attendee. The Grow St. Bernard series takes place from August 13, 2021 through October 12, 2021. All sessions begin with coffee, networking, and a light breakfast at 8:00 AM.