Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce and Thomas College Host February Business Breakfast on Why Your Employees Are Just Not Into You, And What to do About It.

Published: Monday, January 22, 2018

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WATERVILLE, Maine, January 2018 – Thomas College and the Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce will host a Business Breakfast on Why Your Employees Are Just Not Into You, And What to Do About It. The breakfast will be held on Thursday, February 8, from 7:15 to 9:00 a.m. in the Spann Student Commons Summit Room on Thomas College’s campus at 180 West River Road in Waterville.

Human Nature at Work’s David Lee will present what causes disengagement in today’s employees and what leads to a passionate, committed “we can do this!” workforce.

Lee is the founder of Human Nature at Work where he helps employers improve employee engagement, customer service, and morale, though his work as a consultant, trainer, and coach. He is an internationally recognized authority on organizational and managerial practices that optimize employee performance.

Lee is the author of Powerful Storytelling Techniques, Managing Employee Stress and Safety, and nearly 100 articles and book chapters on employee and organizational performance that have been published in North America, Europe, India, Australia, and China.

Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce holds monthly informative presentations on a variety of educational business topics at Thomas College’s Spann Student Commons. The cost of the Business Breakfast is $18 for members, $25 at the door & for non-members. Breakfast is included with the reservation. To register, e-mail programs@midmainechamber.com or call 873-3315.

The sponsors for the Business Breakfast are: AT&T; People’s United Bank; Cross Employee Benefits; Nicholson, Michaud & Company; O’Donnell, Lee, McCowan & Phillips, LLC; print media sponsor Morning Sentinel, a division of Maine Today Media, Inc. and radio sponsor MIX107.9.

About Thomas College: Founded in 1894, Thomas College offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in programs ranging from business, entrepreneurship, and technology, to education, criminal justice, and psychology. Its Guaranteed Job Program, the first of its kind in the nation, is built on student’s academic, career, and leadership preparation. Thomas is also home to the Harold Alfond Institute for Business Innovation and the Center for Innovation in Education. Money Magazine recently ranked Thomas 23rd in the Country for adding the most value to their degrees, and data reported by the New York Times ranks Thomas in the top 15 percent of all college and universities in the U.S. for upward mobility of its graduates. For more information, visit www.thomas.edu or contact MacKenzie Riley at rileym@thomas.edu or 207-859-1313.

About Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce: is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting and advocating for business prosperity and regional economic improvement.  Its region includes the towns of Albion, Belgrade, Benton, Burnham, China, Clinton, Fairfield, Hinckley, Oakland, Rome, Shawmut, Sidney, South China, Thorndike, Unity, Vassalboro, Waterville, Weeks Mills and Winslow.  For more information on the Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce, including how to become a member, call (207) 873-3315 or visit www.midmainechamber.com.

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