Leadership Institute: Build Better Relationships - Leverage Conflict as Opportunity
Saturday, August 9 - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Organizers: Janna Beckerman, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, U.S.A. and Bill Schneider, USDA ARS, Fort Detrick, MD, U.S.A.
Sponsoring Committee: APS Leadership Institute Committee
This pre-conference sessions will focus on:
- Effective workplace behaviors and building relationships
- Developing skills to positively resolve conflict in the workplace
Facilitated by Sherry Harsch-Porter, Ph.D., president of The Porter Bay Group, Inc.; teacher at Washington University; and a contributing author to “The Handbook of Knowledge-Based Coaching: From theory to practice” and author of “Education as Possibility: Coaching for Persistence.” The $95 fee is substantially supported by the APS Council as a priority for APS leadership development. In addition to this support, attendee fees help cover your individual work style assessment, workshop materials, coffee breaks and lunch. Space is limited to 50 participants. Preregistration is required.