Managing Sick Leave Series 2018 – Part 2 - Preventing and reducing sick leave - 19 September 2018 (On Demand)


Practical steps and considerations to reduce sick leave.

High rates of sick leave and absenteeism are some of the most expensive and disruptive problems facing New Zealand employers.

Absent team members increase the workload and stress for others, while dramatically decreasing productivity.

Most companies just accept that sick leave is unavoidable and do little to address it.

Do you know there is solid scientific research that suggests most companies can reduce sick leave by up to 50%!

Find out which workplace issues exacerbate or contribute to high rates of sick leave.

In this webinar, we will focus on how you can reduce sick leave in your organisation by:

  • addressing bullying 
  • reducing excessive stress 
  • reviewing hours of work 
  • carefrontation with staff 
  • implementing solid policies around sick leave. 


In this webinar, attendees will develop an understanding of:

  • Factors that weaken the immune system and make people more vulnerable to extended sick leave
  • Factors that can lead people to avoid work
  • How to reduce the risk of staff taking excessive sick leave
  • Practical ways to dramatically reduce sick leave
  • How to help people recover faster
  • What to include in sick leave policies


This webinar is suited to HR professionals, managers, business owners, and employers from all industries seeking guidance to reducing rates of sick leave.

It is also useful for business professionals, such as lawyers and accountants, who want to keep their clients informed on best practice.


19 September 2018


Michael Hempseed, Managing Director Employee Solution Service.
Julia Shallcrass, Director, Kiwiboss Ltd

1.5 CPD hours

  • On Demand Event
    Complete online in your own time (Self-paced)
    • $210.00 excl. GST

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