Career, Recruiting and Retention

Upcoming Webinars

Sarah Mostyn
Kevin Morison
04 / 07 / 2020

When it comes to hiring and retention, law enforcement agencies of all sizes and in all parts of the country are facing a quadruple threat: many agencies are already understaffed; [...]

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James S. Stewart
Nikki Carson
Shelagh Dorn
05 / 13 / 2020

Agencies face constant turnover within the ranks these days. What sort of low-cost opportunities exist in recruitment and training to attract, and keep, the right candidates for the job in [...]

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Rick Hodsdon
05 / 19 / 2020

In this modern era, the largest unions in the United States represent public sector employees. In this session, we will discuss basic legal and common law long-standing contract principles and [...]

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Brenda Dietzman
06 / 24 / 2020

They’re here! The new generations are here and they are taking over leadership positions within our agencies.  In a refreshing way, we will explore the numerous positive characteristics they [...]

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Rod Covey
07 / 28 / 2020

The first two lines in the book Good to Great is “Good is the enemy of great.  And that is one of the key reasons why we have so little [...]

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Cara Rabe-Hemp
Sheryl Victorian
08 / 04 / 2020

Cracking the question of what factors will best lead you to success can help you focus on the right areas of your personal development and make you more successful in [...]

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Rick Hodsdon
08 / 25 / 2020

Employment discrimination against a member of a protected class, when not a Bona Fide Occupational Qualification, exposes employers to damages for illegal discrimination. This webinar will provide an overview to [...]

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Adam Leath
08 / 27 / 2020

Is your organization hiring?  Bringing on new members to the team can be an exciting time! However, how do you know your choosing the right person for the job? What [...]

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Obed Magny
09 / 24 / 2020

Research shows internal organizational issues is the number stressor for police officers. Factors such as an outdated command structure, unwillingness to change, and doing things “the same way,” lead to [...]

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Kimberly Miller
10 / 14 / 2020

Selling is rarely discussed as a key leadership skill and training on this is even harder to find. This is ironic since all leadership challenges (i.e., conflict, having crucial [...]

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Jeff Fox
11 / 03 / 2020

In this course, we will examine how to create and maintain a great workforce. We will explore the role proper recruiting has as well as the role excellent human resource [...]

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Jeannette Dominguez
Anthony Norman
11 / 10 / 2020

Nationally, Law Enforcement recruiting, hiring and retention has never been as challenging or critical as it is today. To address these challenges, The Denver Police Department’s Recruiting Unit explores [...]

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Josh Fisher
12 / 10 / 2020

How many of you have heard the words "well, we've always done it that way" as an excuse to not grow and change? As leaders, it is our responsibility to [...]

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Recorded Webinars

Nicholas Augustine

Law enforcement agencies from around the nation are facing a "triple threat" affecting the ability to hire qualified individuals to serve our communities as officers.  With some agencies seeing a 60% [...]

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Michael Parker

There are lots of fish in the sea. Unfortunately, not all of them are qualified to become peace officers. The challenge of recruitment is very real for public safety and [...]

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Kimberly Miller

Every organization has a set of core values and mission statement. It is from these and the people within that the organizational culture is formed. These are the factors that [...]

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Rachel Tolber
Natalie Todak

Studies show that there is a very evident lack of representation of women in policing especially in leadership positions. Further, the lack of literature and researches surrounding the topic of [...]

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Kimberly Miller

The success or failure of any organization is often attributed to its leadership. Great leaders create a great team that results in great performance. An organization’s effectiveness and dynamics, [...]

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Jessica Rock

The responsibility of law enforcement does not end with going to the scene of the crime or catching the bad guys. It also includes coming to court and testifying as [...]

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Kimberly Miller

Succession planning is complex – it is not just a matter of picking and choosing a person to pass the torch to. It’s an arduous process that involves modeling, coaching, [...]

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Jamey Gadoury
Thomas Dworak

If there is one thing that we ought to mindfully invest our time and efforts on, it is our personal growth. Doing this entails looking at one’s habits and [...]

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Brenda K. Uekert

Did you enter the justice system because you believed you could make a difference? But something has changed. Your days of idealism are long gone and the job is feeling [...]

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Thomas Dworak

For some, being a part of the law enforcement field starts as a childhood dream. Once you graduate from the Academy, how to jumpstart that career? If you are now [...]

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Michael G. Aamodt

An organization is only as good as the people that comprise it. It is critical to hire the right people for the job to ensure an agency’s success. But [...]

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Kimberly Miller

One way to keep employees engaged is by ensuring that they experience growth in their role. One of the most common ways growth is done, and even measured, is through [...]

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Articles

Webinar presenter Michael Parker answered a number of your questions after his presentation, Creating a Constant Stream of Recruits. Here are just a few of his responses.     Audience [...]

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A super reminder about the importance of understanding people that Dr. Kimberly Miller made during her webinar, Marketing & Hiring: How to Stand Out When You Are a Small Fish [...]

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Webinar presenter Dr. Kimberly Miller answered a number of your questions after her presentation, Marketing & Hiring: How to Stand Out When You are a Small Fish in a Big [...]

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Hiring and retaining great people is a critical issue facing many justice agencies these days. Love this insight and reminder  Assistant Chief Harry Glidden shared during his webinar, Integrating Community [...]

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Corey Dobridnia shared a lot of great reminders of how PR and Branding are intertwined throughout all the functions of your agency -- even hiring. Here's another insight she shared [...]

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We all have challenging people in our lives, whether they're co-workers, colleagues, or other associates. Love this perspective from Dr. Jeff Fox about understanding these difficult individuals. "Try to understand [...]

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Love this reminder Corey Dobridnia shared during her webinar, The Public Relations Aspect of Law Enforcement: Creating Internal Agency Buy-in within Your Agency.   "Employees crave a sense of professional [...]

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Webinar presenters Cecelia Rosser and Wendy Rich-GoldSchmidt answered a number of your questions after their presentation, Moving Beyond the Confidence Gap. Here are just a few of their responses.   &[...]

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Webinar presenter Karin Montejo answered a number of your questions after her presentation, Using Your Words: Communicating Your Authority. Here are just a few of her responses.     Audience [...]

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Webinar presenter Evie Monnington-Taylor answered a number of your questions after her presentation, Recruiting a Diverse Police Force.  Here are just a few of her responses.   Audience Question: You [...]

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Webinar presenter Dr. Jeff Fox answered a number of your questions after his presentation, Mastering Police Work. Here are just a few of his responses.   Audience Question: How do [...]

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Webinar presenters Dr. Cara Rabe-Hemp and Asst. Chief Sheryl Victorian answered a number of your questions after their presentation, Women in Law Enforcement: Navigating Police Culture.  Here are just a [...]

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Webinar presenters Rachel Tolber and Dr. Natalie Todak answered a number of your questions after their presentation, Women in Law Enforcement: Promotion & Assignment.  Here are just a few of [...]

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Webinar presenter Dr. Chase Wetherington answered a number of your questions after his presentation, Education, Hiring and Disciplinary Issues in Law Enforcement Agencies.    Here are just a few of his [...]

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Webinar presenter Robert Barnett answered a number of your questions after his presentation, Real Re-entry, Real Impact, Real Money: Building Futures with the OCCD Construction Program. Here are just a [...]

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Webinar presenter Dr. Brenda Uekert answered a number of your questions after her presentation, "The Great Escape: Planning Your Early Retirement from the Justice System." Here are a [...]

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Love this insight from Dr. Brenda Uekert on the importance of paying attention to how you're feeling during your career.   "Think of burnout differently. What if burnout can be [...]

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Webinar presenter Dr. Jeff Fox answered a number of your questions after his presentation, "Creating, Managing or Becoming Peak Performers." Here are a few of his responses.   [...]

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Webinar presenter Dr. Michael Aamodt answered a number of your questions after his presentation, "Hiring Great People: What Best Predicts the Performance of Law Enforcement Personnel." Here [...]

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Christina McCale

For many of us, our careers are part of identity. But just as many of us evolve over our lifespans, so too do our careers. But how do you manage [...]

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Christina McCale

What do you have in common with NFL football players, Oscar-winning actors, or world renown musicians? At some point in time, you - like they - have likely given some [...]

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Christina McCale

Career management can mean a lot of things to different people. For some, it might be just simply being prepared to "take the next step" when the opportunity arises while [...]

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