Management & Leadership Skill-Builders

Special discounts for organizations and businesses registering and paying for 4 or more attendees. Call 229-245-6484 for details. 

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Location for these workshops is the University Center at VSU. Room assignments will appear on your registration receipt. Please call for directions: 229-245-6484.

(VSU Employees must register at the Employee Development website.)

Leading a Diverse Workforce

Diversity is what builds teams. Learn strategies to enhance teamwork and increase effectiveness by empowering your employees through understanding, valuing, and capitalizing on the strengths of individuals and their experiences, backgrounds, and cultures. (.35 CEU)

Tues     Aug 30     2 - 5:30 PM     $69


The Three L's of Leadership

Effective leaders have a high level of Emotional Intelligence (EI). Explore how emotions influence thoughts, behavior, goals, decision-making, and work/personal relationships. Learn three basic steps to develop your EI to improve your effectiveness as a leader. (.3 CEU)

Wed     Sept 7     1 - 4 PM     $59


Leadership Defined

Develop effective leadership skills in the critical areas of communication, motivation, and interpersonal interaction. Learn how to impact your employees to build greater employee commitment, trust, and loyalty to increase your organization's success. (.3 CEU)

Thurs     Sept 15     9 AM - 12 N     $59


Navigating the Personality Maze

Knowing how to interact and communicate with the many different personality types you encounter is a valuable skill. You not only reduce stress and conflict in the workplace or elsewhere, but you help to create a more creative and productive environment. Learn how to present information in ways that will reach your team members as efficiently and effectively as possible. (.3 CEU)

Tues    Nov 15     9 AM - 12 N     $59       Location: Odum Library, Room 1604


Coaching for Success

Have you ever given an employee an assignment and not gotten back what you wanted? Or maybe you feel that you just aren't connecting with your employees like you should. Learn how to establish a solid coaching relationship by developing an effective communication style and inspiring a vision, setting goals, and communicating them to your people. (.3 CEU)

Tues     Sept 27     9 AM - 12 N     $59


Policy & the Right Thing to Do: Sexual Harassment & Discrimination

Learn how federal and state laws address all forms of harassment and how to comply with both the letter and spirit of these laws. (.2 CEU)

Tues     Oct 18     1 - 3 PM     $39     Location: TBA