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Prof Dev: Leadership and Social/Emotional Intelligence: Making Constructive Use of Our Differences

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North Carolina Chapter Project Management Institute (NCPMI)

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Carolyn Evans
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Matrix Resources Inc. | 7001 Weston Pkwy #100, Cary, NC 27513 Feb 17 9:00 am - Feb 17 4:00 pm

Leadership is all about relationships and communication; highly effective leadership is all about mastering relationships and communication. This entails acquiring mastery of both self and others – i.e., self-awareness and social-awareness. This course is designed to heighten both your emotional and social intelligence through leadership models, concepts, measures, anecdotes, statistics, and research findings.

This course includes a leadership communication measure that goes beyond highlighting strengths and potential pitfalls. Even if you have already taken the Myers Briggs measure, you will be exposed to a new application that allows you to observe and experience in real time what it means to make constructive use of your differences with others. As a practical takeaway, this process will enable you to apply the coursework on emotional and social intelligence with your own team members (and family!) following the course. No other leadership or communication measure lends itself to this fascinating process.

Finally, you will learn how permanent, positive change evolves through several leadership development change models and concepts such that you can perpetuate your learnings from today’s course. Improve all relationships of significance in your life via your ability to create buy-in, comfort in communicating uncomfortable messages, and harmony. That’s leadership.

Speaker: Dr. Holly Latty-Mann, President and Co-founder (with the late Dr. Jim Farr) of The Leadership Trust®.

About Dr. Holly Latty-Mann:

Dr. Holly Latty-Mann served as Executive Professor of Leadership at Wake Forest University’s School of Business and later formed alliances with Duke's Fuqua School of Business (Coach K Center on Leadership and Ethics) and North Carolina State’s Department of Organizational Behavior where she is currently extending their earlier research on (in)effective leadership behaviors.

Licensed with two doctorates, two Master’s, and an undergraduate degree in the social sciences (Social, Personality, and Clinical Psychology), Holly’s entire career has focused on helping people optimize their relationships both at work and beyond via workshops, onsite/offsite team-building retreats, and organizational development projects. Her alma maters include Duke University Medical Center, Kent State, and the University of South Carolina.

In 2017, 2016, 2015, and 2014 Holly was named a Top Thought Leader in Trust and Trustworthy Business by Trust Across America - Trust Around the World. In 2012 she co-authored her anthology Roadmap to Success with Ken Blanchard, Deepak Chopra, et al. An author of hundreds of articles and presentations on successful interpersonal relationship dynamics, Holly guarantees her work to for-profit organizations and selectively offers her work pro bono to non-profit organizations.

Note. Certified Project Managers will receive 6 Leadership PDUs for this event.

Lunch is included.