People Essentials

A series of practical people-management seminars, right on your doorstep, giving you tips and tools to use immediately in the workplace. The series is run in partnership with POD Consulting.


Managing the Disciplinary Process, Wed 9 October


When employees misbehave, there is a clear disciplinary process you must follow to protect your business’s reputation – getting it right is crucial for safeguarding against any legal liability. 


This session will cover:


  • The link between employment agreements, company policies and misconduct
  • The different types of misconduct and serious misconduct
  • The steps to manage a disciplinary process, including investigations and giving warnings
  • What you need to know about dismissing employees



When: Wed 9 Oct, 7.30am - 9am
Where: GETBA office - Level 1, 1 Sir William Ave, East Tamaki (parking on Sir William Ave & Lady Ruby Dr)
Presenter: Kim Ahern, POD Consulting

Cost: $55 per session, includes light refreshments.




Note: This event is reserved for GETBA members only.


Refund policy: GETBA offers a full refund if the booking is cancelled in writing at least 48 hours before the event. If the cancellation is received after this deadline a refund will not be offered. GETBA reserves the right to cancel an event due to low enrolment or other exceptional circumstances. In such circumstances, all participants will be offered a full refund. If an event is postponed, GETBA reserves the right to either transfer registration to a new event or issue a full refund.


2019 Programme 

13 March, Employment Law Update

08 May, Setting employees up for success

12 June, Undertaking performance reviews that work

10 July, Communicating effectively with your team 

14 August, Engaging and Rewarding Your Team

11 September, Dealing with Poor Performance

09 October, Managing the Disciplinary Process

13 November, Implementing Flexible Working