Breakthrough Web Design - 641-201-1459 - Build Your Online Presence
News & Entertainment for Mason City, Clear Lake & the North Iowa Region
Expert Web Design
for your business

CALL 641-201-1459
• Founded 2010

NIACC Offering Leadership Series – Supervisor Essentials

This news story was published on February 6, 2019.
Advertise on NIT Subscribe to NIT

MASON CITY – North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) will be offering Supervisor Essentials, an 8-course leadership series designed to address the essential skills necessary in all leadership roles. Series participants will meet with instructor Russ Curry on the NIACC campus every other Wednesday afternoon from 1:00 – 4:00 pm, beginning March 6, 2019. The course schedule includes: Employment Law Basics (3/6/19), Harassment & Discrimination: Protecting Your Employees & Your Company (3/20/19), Hiring & Retention Basics (4/3/19), Performance Management & Evaluations (4/17/19), Communication & Conflict Resolution (5/1/19), Diversity & Inclusion (5/15/19), Finance 101 (5/29/19), and Time Management (6/12/19). Tuition for the full series is $499, but learners can take classes individually for $65 each. For more information, or to register for courses, visit (search “Supervisor Essentials”) or contact the NIACC Continuing Education office at 641-422-4358.

Russ Curry, SPHR, SHRM-SCP is a forward-thinking and results-oriented business leader with over 28 years of human resource experience in a wide range of multi-channel environments including manufacturing, technology, retail, health care, and transportation/logistics. His experience ranges from small start-ups to publicly traded Fortune 500 companies. For the last 15 years, Russ has served at the vice president/executive level to help drive organizational change in alignment with strategic objectives. Russ is a seasoned and successful leader in strategic planning and execution, talent development, performance measurement, hiring and retention, employment law, change management, employee engagement, diversity and inclusion, and manager/supervisor training. His approach has been described as welcoming, engaging, and culturally responsive at all levels. Russ also provides services in partnership with Kirkwood Community College, Indian Hills Community College, Iowa State University (CIRAS), and Northeast Iowa Community College.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

 characters available