- Labor Relations
- Solutions to Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
- Strategies for Dealing With Difficult People
- Valuing and Managing a Diverse Workforce
- A common sense approach to Understanding, Valuing, and Managing Diversity
- Workplace Violence
- Dealing with Difficult People
Benjamin F. Brooks, B.A. valuing and managing diversity, motivation & personal development, sexual harassment in the workplace, .
Benjamin F. Brooks is a retired Major of the Pennsylvania State Police. Ben specializes in effectively implementing your Cultural Diversity Program.
As a former licensed Private Investigator, with three decades of experience, Major Ben has a keen awareness of sensitive workplace issues.
Major Ben’s specific areas of expertise include:
•A unique approach to Understanding, Valuing and Managing Diversity
•How You Deal with Difficult People
•Policing Your Image Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
•How You Deal with and Prevent Workplace Violence
He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology.
Training from the FBI National Academy, Police Supervisor In-Service Training and Police Executive Development Program.
He is also certified by the U.S. Department of Justice for Diversity Training.
Ben Brooks’ yearning for justice led him to enlist in the State Police. He was one of the first African-Americans to join the Pennsylvania State Police.
Ben rose through the ranks, becoming the first African-American Captain/Troop Commander.
17 Years Experience Resolving Sexual Harassment
Major Brooks became the first enlisted member of the Pennsylvania State Police to head the Affirmative Action/Contract Compliance Division.
In that capacity, Ben developed the State Police’s Sexual Harassment policy and training program. Ben redefined the concept of Affirmative Action for the State Police and its relationship to Cultural Diversity.
Ben was also a member of a multi-agency task force which was responsible for training Police and Corrections Departments throughout Pennsylvania in the Ethnic Intimidation laws relating to hate crimes.
Major Brooks has appeared on About the Law, a program at WHAG-TV and NBC affiliate in Hagerstown, Maryland. Ben educated viewers about “Affirmative Action in Law Enforcement,” and “Sexual Harassment in the Workplace.”