Coping Mechanisms & Blog

Aug 06, 2014
COPE's Kate McInnis is part of a research collaboration exploring employee commitment and behaviors across cultures.  The collaboration includes professors, graduate students, and consultants…
Jun 06, 2014
COPE goes international! COPE Senior Project Associate, Kate McInnis, is collaborating with a team of researchers from Western University to better understand how the relationship between…
Jun 06, 2014
While Human Resources is often referred to as the “soft side” of your business, there’s actually a science behind it all.  Professionals who conduct this work, Industrial/Organizational…
Jun 03, 2014
On June 3, COPE Senior Project Associate Kate McInnis co-facilitated a SIG for Vermont’s Association for Talent Development (ATD, formally ASTD).  During this Special Interest Group…
May 28, 2014
COPE Senior Project Associates Kate McInnis and Nicole Bourassa presented at vtTA's monthly Lunch & Learn, Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 on the  topic of Talent Management: How to Find,…
May 04, 2014
This week, Paula Cope, President & CEO of Cope & Associates, Inc. will be teaching a Succession Planning course at The National Association of Mutual Insurance Company (NAMIC)'s Directors…
May 01, 2014
In his blog today, Seth Godin (writer, speaker and agent of change), outlines simple ways to get rich quick, through the connection economy: Enrich your world by creating value for…
Apr 04, 2014
COPE is sponsoring the world premiere of Vermont native Greg Pierce's new play, The Quarry, which opens at the Vermont Stage Company on April 23rd and runs through May 11. COPE also…
Mar 07, 2014
One of the most powerful statements that an employee can hear at work is “Thank you.”  Today, March 7, 2014, employers across the nation will celebrate and recognize their employees…
Feb 21, 2014
Develop a strong learning environment that is purposeful and strategic in meeting the needs of both the organization and your employees. Be efficient and creative in distributing training…