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OTAGO BRANCH: Retention and Engagement of older workers

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  • Duration: 1 hour
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    Regional events

  • Region: Otago
  • Venue: Otago Business School

What conditions might enhance the retention and engagement of older workers? Findings from a New Zealand study.

The engagement and retention of older workers is a major concern for organisations and has been an increasing focus for human resource management.This seminar will explore how organisations can approach the retention and engagement of older workers and discuss the potential for perceptions of age discrimination to negatively influence these outcomes.

About our Presenter

Associate Professor Bevan Catley, School of Management, Massey University

Bevan is a member of the Healthy Work Group at Massey University, which is a multidisciplinary team of researchers interested in psychosocial factors in workplace health and safety. Bevan’s primary research focus is on workplace bullying and workplace violence and he has published extensively on these topics in a number of international journals. Bevan is also a board member of the International Association on Workplace Bullying and Harassment and the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management.

With thanks to Collaboration for Ageing Research Excellence (CARE) and Otago Business School, University of Otago


This is a complimentary event for HRNZ Members, Students and non members to attend

To Register

HRNZ Members: to receive the member discount please log in to the HRNZ website FIRST and register through the BUY TICKETS link in the event listing. This will give you access to your member discount.

Non members can register through the BUY TICKETS link


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