This half-day workshop will focus on how employees evolve while in an organization with the goal of providing maximum benefit to self and the organization. Participants will learn how to assess their strengths and development needs, evaluate their organization's changing skill and knowledge requirements, design a customized development plan and create a personal brand and marketing plan to maximize progress during the life of their career.
Topics to be discussed:
• Assessing strengths and development needs
• Understanding and assessing "best fit" factors
• Determining organizational competency needs
• Designing your personal and professional development plan
• Creating your "brand" and marketing plan
Who should attend:
Open to all non-profit professionals. Limit to 20.
Robert Lazer, PhD, is the Director, Organizational Learning and Development for Pace University and an adjunct professor at Pace and Stevens Institute of Technology, teaching on-campus and online courses in human resources. With 35 years of global human resources experience, he has managed strategic human resources activities in industries including non-profits, healthcare, consumer products, transportation and professional services. He has consulted and published on various topics including leadership coaching, organization culture, performance management, succession planning and job search strategies.
When & Where
United Way of Westchester and Putnam
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