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    Event Calendar Calendar Culture Wars: Whose Side Are You On? (webinar)

    Date: August 27, 2020, 2:00pm
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    Culture Wars: Whose Side Are You On? (webinar)

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    One of the most challenging tasks for an organization is to define its culture. While leaders in the organization often think that they know how,  the words to describe it - especially to external parties - are often illusive. Culture can vary from department to department and site to site. The reality is that organizational culture is being crafted each and every day by the development of policy (or lack thereof), organizational precedent and individual behavior.


    So just who DO we say we are when courting a candidate? Do our actions measure up to the flowery words of our job descriptions? How do we then help a new hire get acclimated to and navigate the organization?


    Let’s talk about it.

    LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
    This interactive discussion will allow the participant to:
    • Define organizational culture and identify personal values and the role they play in how you define your organization’s culture.
    • Understand the impact of culture on an organization and how to drive a culture that supports effective hiring and onboarding.
    • Be exposed to the components of cultural competency.
    • Identify cultural mismatch and how to leverage strategies in support of employee retention e.g. winning the “war”!

    *****HRCI and SHRM Credits Pending*****

    About the Speaker:

    Joelle A. Murchison, Founder & Principal of ExecMommyGroup is an accomplished executive, university administrator, diversity and inclusion champion and mother of four.
    A graduate of Brown University, Harvard Graduate School of Education and Syracuse University’s Newhouse School of Public Communications, Joelle combines her passion and interests in education, equity & inclusion, policy and communications in her work as the Founder and Principal of ExecMommyGroup LLC, an inclusion, communication, leadership
    and coaching consulting practice.

    Joelle began her career in higher education at Wesleyan University followed by a stint in the non-profit sector with INROADS, before transitioning to corporate America with United Technologies and then as the inaugural Chief Diversity Officer at Travelers Insurance. Joelle returned to higher education in 2016 as the inaugural Chief Diversity Officer at the University of Connecticut. She is currently an adjunct faculty member at the University of Connecticut School of Business.

    Starts Thu Aug 27 2020, 02:00pm EDT
    Ends Thu Aug 27 2020, 03:00pm EDT

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