A majority of employees and supervisors understand what it means to conduct themselves in a way that fosters, enhances, and is generally consistent with a productive, professional, and respectful work environment. The real issue for employees is having the motivation, courage and assertiveness to speak up effectively to deal with concerns early on. Even in some of the most challenging and/or toxic work environments, OnSide Workplace™ Bullying & Harassment training has had immense success.
The training provided by ARETE’s team is top notch, relevant, and engaging, leaving our staff asking for more!Okanagan Regional Library
Comments from staff included “that was the best training workshop I’ve ever been to”, and “the presenter made the content so interesting and engaging”. We have used ARETE for our training programs and we look forward to continue to use them in the future.Legal Services Society
We were impressed with their ability to connect with all employees, from the president to the warehouse worker. Each session was engaging, thought-provoking and behaviour-changing. Their practical training approach proved to be extremely useful for staff and has received high ratings within the organization.Human Resources Manager Convoy Supply ltd.
ARETE’s OnSide Workplace training was customized to ensure the content matched our organizational needs. Delivery was practical, logical and of the very highest order. I highly recommend them to other organizations who may be considering their training services.Regional District of the Central Okanagan
Our partnership with ARETE and their Onside Workplace program has been highly valuable for the City of Nanaimo. We have found ARETE to be very professional in [understanding] our needs and customizing their course to meet our requirements. [ARETE] delivers their training with energy, passion, professionalism and humour, and as a result we have always received outstanding feedback from our employees regarding their facilitation.HR Manager City of Nanaimo
Awesome workshop! Covered many different scenarios. Role-plays showed practical application of techniquesParticipant District of Lake Country
This training was the best course I have been in; it gave me more tools to useParticipant Michelin Tire Canada
Fully surpassed my expectations- timely, relevant, interesting!Participant Chilliwack School District
Staff appreciated learning how to discuss difficult things with co-workers, how to set personal boundaries, and proactively respond to potential conflict. Ninety-nine percent of the 68 participants reported feeling more able to address conflict in their workplace, with 99% rating ARETE’s OnSide training as excellent or very good.Manager of Human Resources & Health and Sustainability District of Lake Country