Leadership by Coaching & 2024 OSHA/Workers Comp Update/Emerging Issues

When:  Jun 18, 2024 from 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM (PT)
Associated with  Portland Chapter

Join the IMA Portland Chapter for an evening centered around the hot topics in the business & finance world!


  • 5 :00 - 5:45 PM : Drinks, Dinner & Networking
  • 5 :45 - 6:45 PM : "Leadership by Coaching" presented by Jo Smith, Consultant, Coach, Speaker, Jo Smith Associates Inc.
  • 6 :45 - 7:00 PM : Dessert & Networking Break
  • 7 :00 - 8:00 PM: "2024 OSHA and Workers Compensation Regulatory Update and Emerging Issues" presented by Emily Lubman, MPH, CSP, Hub International

These presentations will be worth 1 CPE per presentation for a total of two(2) CPE credits for the evening for our local CMAs, Certified Management Accountants. CPE, relevant topics, wonderful company, networking and delicious food - what more could you ask for on a Tuesday?

Evening's dinner menu provided by Fogo de Chao:

  • Plated salad spring mix, tomatoes and a choice of Italian or Caesar dressing
  • Family-Style Charcuterie - Picanha* (Prime part of the Top Sirloin), Lombo (Pork), Linguica (Spicy Pork Sausage) Frango (Chicken).
  • Traditional Brazilian sides of warm pão de queijo (cheese bread), crispy polenta, mashed potatoes, and caramelized bananas
  • Beverages: Fountain Beverages, coffee and tea

“Leadership by Coaching”

Presented by Jo Smith, Consultant, Coach, Speaker, Jo Smith Associates Inc.

Jo will present the benefits and how-to’s of using a coaching style of leadership to build commitment, increase productivity and retain talent. With or without authority, you can use a coaching style of leadership to improve performance and grow your influence.

In this presentation you will learn:

· How to engage employees by focusing on their strengths and desires,

· How to manage exceptional performance to meet the needs of your business,

· How to inspire commitment and retain your best talent.

About Jo Smith:

Jo Smith CMC® is a Certified Management Consultant, executive coach, instructor and speaker, helping leaders improve employee engagement, client satisfaction and profitability. Jo also teaches leadership for Willamette’s Atkinson Graduate School of Management. Prior to opening her consulting and coaching business, Jo served as the Managing Consultant of the Los Angeles office of Drake Beam Morin, leading a team of professional consultants to become one of the global human resource firm’s highest performing offices worldwide.

Jo is a Past President of the Portland State University (PSU) Alumni Association. She served on the Board of Directors of the National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM) and the National Board of Directors of the Institute of Management Consultants (IMC) USA.

Jo earned a Bachelor of Science degree with high honors from PSU. She was inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, the national honor society for business students, and studied human resources and coaching following graduation.

"2024 OSHA and Workers Compensation Regulatory Update and Emerging Issues"

Presented by Emily Lubman, MPH, CSP, Hub International

The presentation will review:

2024 federal OSHA and Oregon Workers Compensation regulatory updates, including changes to the electronic recordkeeping standard and civil penalties and the recently passed SB 418 and HB 3412.

Further, emerging safety, health, and claims topics will be explored, including remote worker challenges, artificial intelligence impacts, and total worker health opportunities.

About Emily Lubman:

Emily Lubman is the Director of Risk Management at HUB International. She has a Master of Public Health, with an emphasis in Occupational Safety and Health, and has earned her Certified Safety Professional Designation. She Brings extensive safety management experience to HUB Clients across a wide variety of industries including: wood products, construction, manufacturing, retail, hospitality, higher education, food processing, transportation, and professional services. In her current role, she partners with clients to minimize employee and public safety losses, achieve regulatory compliance, and build a robust safety culture.

Disclaimers -

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Fogo de Chao
930 SW 6th Ave
Portland, OR 97204
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