Becoming a Progressive Employer Course Outline

Becoming a Progressive Employer

How to Use This Guide

Session One: Course Overview

Learning Objectives

Pre-assignment

Pre-Course Assessment

Session Two: What Does Progressive Mean?

A Definition

Examples of Progressive Companies

Case Study: Eyes on the Skies

Brainstorming

Session Three: Getting From Here to There

Gap Analysis

Analyzing

Process Overview

Session Four: Progressive Mindset

A Progressive Mindset

Progressive Thinkers

Session Five: The Good and Not So Good

Pros and Cons

Session Six: It Can Come From Within

Thinking About It

Finding Examples

Going it Alone

Creativity and Innovation in Business

Session Seven: Workers Matter

Workers Matter

Avenues to Consider

Pen to Paper

Session Eight: As the Curtain Comes Down

Succession Planning

Key Ingredients of a Successful Plan

Plan Production

Personal Action Plan

Summary

Recommended Reading List

Post-Course Assessment

Pre-and Post-Course Assessment Answer Keys

Pre-Course Assessment Answer key

Post-Course Assessment Answer key

Assignment Answer Keys