Be sure to check out the PDT Classes scheduled for August!
It's a new thriveidaho Year! If you earned the $250 reward for completing the program requirements in fiscal year 2015 you can earn the reward again in fiscal year 2016. Here's how to get started!
Get ACTV this year!
When you participate in thriveidaho, you can assess your health, better understand your health benefits, and engage in activities that enhance your overall well-being. If you complete program requirements between July 1, 2015 and April 30, 2016, you'll earn a $250 cash reward!
Everything you need to earn points is on the Blue Cross of Idaho Members website. If you're a registered Blue Cross user, 1) Log in to the Blue Cross website, members.bcidaho.com; 2) Click on the thriveidaho logo; and 3) Click "Getting Started."
If you don't have an account, 1) Register at members.bcidaho.com; 2) Click on the thriveidaho logo to create your wellness profile; and 3) Click "Getting Started."
Eligibility: To participate, you must be an active employee enrolled as the Subscriber in one of the state's group medical plans. To receive the reward, you must be active for payroll processing purposes when checks are issued.
*Rewards are subject to the same taxes and deductions as your normal payroll and are reportable on your State of Idaho W-2.
Do you have questions or need information about thriveidaho? Join us for a Webinar on Tuesdays & Thursdays from July 16 - August 6. The Webinars will be held from 11:30 am - 12:00 pm Mountain Time. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org with the date of the webinar you would like to attend (July 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 and August 4, 6). Webinar details will be sent upon registration.
All relationships - personal and professional - experience conflict. It's normal for any workplace and sometimes even necessary for growth and development.
On Thursday, August 13, 2015 from 8:30 - 9:30 am, join Express Employment Professionals for a complimentary webinar featuring Jack Smalley, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, Director of HR Learning and Development, on leading through conflict and change.
During the presentation you'll learn about the truths and myths of conflict, tips for effectively managing it, and eight important steps for successful conflict resolution. It's going to be an informative and entertaining presentation you won't want to miss!
If you are interested in this complimentary webinar, Register Now, and complete the registration form. Once you submit your information, you will receive a confirmation email containing instructions for joining the webinar.
SUPERVISOR'S CORNER - ARTICLES FOR SUPERVISORS LIKE YOU!
5 phrases that turn a boss into a jerk
You're human. You're entitled to say some obnoxious things now and then. But your employees absorb and weigh your words, and they'll give you a pass on annoying expressions for only so long. Spew these at your peril:
Source: Communication Briefings - July 2015 edition
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WSA Winner: Congratulations to Tami Jeffords!
"Tami works part-time in Student Counseling and also in Career and Advising. She switches back and forth with grace and ease. She fulfills her duties and is always smiling. Her counseling clients appreciate her advise and she is great to work with."