The Western Ventura County Employer Advisory Council presents its monthly luncheon

June 10, 2015

Performance Management

This presentation is about making clear work assignments, empowering employees to complete them, and providing meaningful coaching support to keep them on track.  It offers four key performance management lessons including:

    Lesson One: Learn how to plan end-result work assignments that include doing the job, collaborating with others and meeting time commitments.
    Lesson Two: Create engagement by involving an employee in the planning process to gain their commitment to successful performance.
    Lesson Three: The Manager’s coaching role.  Learn how to initiate and lead discussions about performance shortcomings, challenges and issues.
    Lesson Four: What to write and how to write it.  Learn how to use documentation to create opportunities for successful performance.  Learn techniques for documenting their own efforts to manage performance and the employee’s role in meting performance expectations.

Guest Speaker

Mike Deblieux, SPHR-CA, is the author of seven popular books on performance reviews, corrective action, sexual harassment, and legal issues for managers.  His blog, The Deblieux Report,, provides productivity, leadership, and team building ideas for workplace leaders. Mike provides 1.2.1 Management Development for individual workplace leaders.  He also plans and facilitates retreats for workplace and leadership teams. Mike’s practical approach to analyzing issues and exploring solutions allows supervisors, managers, and executives to ask difficult questions, seek guidance and adapt to the ever-changing realities of their workplace.

Various organizations have recognized Mike for his contributions to workplace leadership including:

  • PIHRA with the HR Excellence Award  
  • University of California, Irvine with the Distinguished Instructor Award
  • The American Management Association with a Blue Ribbon Speaker designation

This event is held at the Courtyard Marriott
600 Esplanade Drive in Oxnard

11:30- Registration and Networking
12:00 – Program begins
1:30 - Adjourn

$25 for Lunch
Please indicate if you choose alternate dietary options on reservation form

Mail your check and reservation form by June 5, 2015

If paying by company check please make sure your name is on the check

No credit after 5:00 pm on Friday, June 5, 2015

After June 5, 2015 requires $35.00 payment for seminar

EDD, an equal opportunity employer/program, is a partner in this event. Auxiliary aids and service are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Requests for services, aids, and/or alternative formats need to be made prior to the event by calling 805-382-8624 (voice). TTY users please call the California Relay Service at 711.


This presentation is provided for educational and informational purposes only; it does not constitute an endorsement of the curriculum or speakers by the State of California Employment Development Department (EDD) or by the Western Ventura County Employer Advisory Council (EAC). Aside from staff designated to represent EDD, we assume no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the materials provided during this event. 




P.O. BOX 52012  OXNARD, CA 93031
TEL (805) 382-8627