Staying Healthy in Sick Organizations: The Clover Practice™
Even in an organization that is designed and managed on obsolete principles, people can maintain their integrity and honor. Staying Healthy in Sick Organizations: The Clover Practice™ by Kathleen A. Paris, PhD, will show employees-from office workers and technicians to middle and top management-how to survive professionally and emotionally in work environments that are very likely to be unhealthy. A real world approach, the Clover Practice™ can be used every day and in every workplace in America, and will also help employees recognize when it's time to leave and move on.
Decision-making in Complex Times: Questions You Can Use Today, Procurement and Supplier Diversity Services, University of Virginia, March 18, 2021
Decision-making has never demanded more attention to the systems we are in and the complexity of the issues facing us. Participants will leave with a menu of powerful questions for each step in the decision-making process. Scenarios are customized to PSDS.
Decision-Making in Complex Times: Questions You Can Use Today, University of Virginia, September 29, 2020
A Customized Virtual Workshop
Connecting Women Entrepreneurs (CWE), October 29, 2020
Sponsored by SCORE, Madison and South Central Wisconsin
The second annual event designed to support women entrepreneurs through networking and professional development. This year's program is virtual with a theme of "Marketing, Wellness and Finance." (Photo from 2019 CWE.)
The Strategic Leader, UW-Whitewater Leadership Academy
I am on this teaching team that offers training and organizational development programs to help everyone contribute to decision-making and a culture of engagement, respect, and commitment. We've gone virtual too. https://www.journeyofcollaboration.com/
Liberating Structures are short group processes that enable people to participate meaningfully and in a very short time. Check out the web site and you will see the many different activities. Keith McCandless and Henri Lipmanowicz are the creators and also authors of the book, The Surprising Power of Liberating Structures.
Focus on Facilitationis a community of practice for facilitators, consultants, leaders, and volunteers who want to strengthen their skills in the art of group facilitation. The monthly sessions are offered at no-cost and currently are virtual. Co-sponsors are UW-Madison, Madison College, and Living Giving Enterprises.