With a new administration in office, there has been a dramatic change in the federal Labor Relations sector. The New Executive Order on Worker Organizing and Empowerment has brought focus on encouraging and incentivizing unionization and collective bargaining. Changes in the makeup of the NLRB and the EEOC, as well as a reinvigorated OSHA have dramatically increased the importance of these agencies for US businesses. Employee relations should not be contentious. The second half of this course is focused on Employee Engagement the creation and maintenance of an enterprise consisting of happy and motivated people working in a diverse and innovative workplace, developing products that you and your community truly believe in. Being a part of a team in which goals are met and careers grow. Watching profits create new opportunities for you and your family. A workplace where everyone is engaged.