Saint Leo University, Hampton Roads Society for HR Management Present Managing Critical Workplace Situations Seminar

Saint Leo University, Hampton Roads Society for HR Management Present Managing Critical Workplace Situations Seminar
Event Set for May 4 at Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – The old adage “hope for the best, but prepare for the worst” holds true for most situations and certainly can be applied to the business world. Saint Leo University’s South Hampton Roads Education Center and the Hampton Roads Society for Human Resource Management are teaming to help businesses “prepare for the worst.”


Managing Critical Situations in the Workplace will be presented from 2 to 5 p.m., Wednesday, May 4, at the Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library, 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA 23452.


This seminar is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.


Those attending will learn how to identify, manage, and even prevent crises in their work environment with the right human resource tools.

Issues to be covered include:

● Plan for crises and potential dangers;

● Involve stakeholders in the event of a crisis; and

● Learn the elements of crisis management plans.


Speakers include Dr. Kenneth M. Moss, Saint Leo assistant professor of management; Dr. Pamela Chandler Lee, Saint Leo assistant professor of management and regional academic director; and Dr. Sandra R. Bryant, adjunct professor of business.




For more information or special accommodations, contact or call (757) 464-6449.


About Saint Leo University

Saint Leo University is a regionally accredited, liberal-arts-based institution known for an inclusive Catholic heritage, enduring values, and a capacity for innovation. The school was chartered in 1889 by Catholic Benedictine monks in rural Pasco County, FL, making Saint Leo the first Catholic college in the state. Saint Leo provides access to education to people of all faiths, emphasizing the Benedictine philosophy of balanced growth of mind, body, and spirit. 


The university welcomes learners from all generations and backgrounds, from civilian occupations and the armed forces, and from across the country and more than 60 nations around the world. Saint Leo’s nearly 16,000 undergraduate and graduate students may elect to study at the beautiful University Campus in Florida, at more than 40 teaching locations in seven states, or online from any location. The university’s degree programs range from the associate to the doctorate. Through these rich offerings, Saint Leo develops principled leaders for a challenging world.


Saint Leo University boasts nearly 80,000 alumni in all 50 states, Washington, DC, five U.S. territories, and 72 countries.



Media Contact: Mary McCoy, staff writer, or (352) 588-7118. 

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