Professional Development Center: Events and Classes

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    • Winning with People: Part 2 (Communication)

    • Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    •  In Winning with People: Part 1,  6 of John C. Maxwell's 25 Ways to Win with People are dicussed.  In Part 2, we'll explore 6 more of Maxwell's tips.  Class attendees will discuss and focus on how we can better communicate with others and how we can form strong, lasting . . .
    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
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    • Managing Excellence: Creating Sustainable Accountability Part 1 (Leadership)

    • Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    •  In this two part series, attendees will explore various definitions of accountability and will discuss the personal, departmental, and organizational roadblocks that can prevent a culture of accountability.  Additionally, we will work to identify various accountability-destroying actions . . .
    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
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    • Influence: Harness Your Personal Power (Personal Progression)

    • Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 9:30 PM - 11:30 PM
    •  "An Influencer motivates others to change.  An Influencer replaces bad behaviors with powerful new skills.  An Influencer makes things happen." -Patterson, Grenny, Maxfield, McMillan, & Switzler This class will introduce attendees to powerful high-leverage behaviors . . .
    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
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    • PDC Book Discussion: Presence (Personal Progression)

    • Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Join us for a small group discussion on Amy Cuddy's Presence:  Bringing your boldest self to your biggest challenges.  The author offers well researched, impassioned, and accessible writing that helps readers approach their biggest challenges with confidence instead of dread, and leave . . .
    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
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    • On Leadership - Part 2 (Leadership)

    • Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • In his book On Leadership,  John W. Gardner outlines nine essential tasks of leadership.  The "On Leadership" series will explore those nine tasks, three at a time - and relate them to the work of leaders here at Wake Forest University.  Attendees will discuss and . . .
    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
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    • Group Facilitation Skills (Communication)

    • Thursday, November 16th, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • In our work, we're occassionally asked to facilitate group discussions among faculty, staff, students, alumni, or community members.  Navigating these discussions may come more easily to some than to others.  This workshop will review tools and skills that a facilitator uses to strengthen . . .
    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
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