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Can training help make employees more resilient?

Can training help make employees more resilient?

A five-hour educational program can promote resilience among employees facing downsizing and restructuring, according to a study in the April Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, official publication of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM)…

 

Climate change prompts resiliency strategy in San Francisco

San Francisco plans to release a resiliency strategy next week that explores how The City can survive events like natural disaster and climate change. (Courtesy photo)

San Francisco plans to release a resiliency strategy next week that explores how The City can survive events like natural disaster and climate change. (Courtesy photo)

On April 18, 110 years after the 1906 earthquake devastated San Francisco, The City’s first Chief Resilience Officer, Patrick Otellini, will release a strategy that considers how we can survive disasters like the next big earthquake and climate change. I am always cautiously optimistic about these big government reports. Will it inspire any real changes in San Francisco or will it simply vanish in the well of good intentions? Community leaders have already told me they plan to use the resilience strategy to help neighbourhoods respond to climate change. Perhaps it will inspire more resolve to rage against the affordability crisis, so San Francisco can create strong, diverse communities…

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