LifeWorks

Services and resources to support our MCC managers to lead our dynamic and diverse workforce.

Managing People

MCC's workforce is a mix of people with diverse identities and viewpoints. LifeWorks- Managing People is a separate option for MCC managers to help you become a more successful leader. Services and resources provide assistance to strengthen management skills, foster diversity and inclusion, and communicate effectively to build an engaged and innovative workforce.

Telephone Support 800 608 7515

LifeWorks is a valuable resource to develop strategies when leading change efforts and managing employee problems. There are written materials but also a special telephone number for reaching one of the Lifeworks employment specialists. As with all of Lifeworks, these telephone calls are confidential. An employment specialist will be to able to speak with you about such topics as how to inspire your employees to work more effectively, foster teamwork, or improve morale. You can also obtain advice about how to deal with an employee whose absenteeism is too high or how to deal with an employee whose behavior is inappropriate. You should always discuss employee problems with HR as LifeWorks employment specialists will not be familiar with our collective bargaining agreements or personnel policies but Lifeworks is a very useful supplement. The Management Line is staffed 24/7: 800 608-7515

Online Materials

LifeWorks online resources can be found at www.lifeworks.com  On the left hand side of the page under the "How May We Help You?" heading, select the "Managing People" link. There is a wide array of information and resources available to support excellent management.  You'll find articles, quick tips, podcasts, booklets and CDs, as well as online seminars and self-assessments that support leadership excellence. Some sample topics are Do You Give it Your Best?, Supporting Diversity as a Manager, Communication: The Art of Giving Feedback. To access LifeWorks online, click here for username and password information.

Sample Materials

There are many articles and materials available.  Below are some that we find to particularly useful in supporting a culture of respect and trust in the workplace.

Last Modified: 8/5/12