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Managing the Hard Conversations: Effective Communication for Emerging Managers

Tue, 04/28/2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Please register:

As a graduate student or postdoc taking on a managerial role,would you like to feel more prepared to deal successfully with potential conflict on your team? This online workshop will provide specific tools designed to help you manage conflict with and among your team members. This highly interactive workshop covers topics including how to recognize conflict before it escalates, navigating interpersonal dynamics from a position of higher power, identifying core employee needs and how to address them, recognizing conflict styles and how to account for them, and how to manage highly emotional conversations involving supervisees. Note that this course significantly overlaps with the fall“Engaging the Hard Conversations” workshop, but focuses on managing conflict from a position of power.

Unable to attend this session?  An identical session is being offered on Tuesday, May 12th.

Sponsored by the Ombuds Office and the GradPathways Institute for Professional Development