Management and Professional Development Seminars

Management and Professional Development Seminars
in Oklahoma City

Location: OSU-Oklahoma City, 900 N Portland Ave., SC New Conference Room 304
Leadership By Question: OKC- Penn Square Mall, 1901 NW Expressway, STE 1889

Nov. 18, 2014

Leadership by Question

Dr. Matt Bowler

Dr. Matt Bowler holds the Don R. Brattain Professorship and is an associate professor of management in the Spears School of Business at Oklahoma State University.

1 PM – 5 PM | Dr. Matt Bowler

This seminar will teach participants the importance of using questions when in a leadership role and how well-crafted questions can engage followers and foster a learning environment. New and experienced leaders will be better able to lead individuals and teams and conduct meetings using the knowledge gained from this program to build consensus and commitment among followers.

Fee- $250 per session or $225 if 2 or more employees from the same company enroll in the Leadership by Question seminar

Participants earn 0.4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon completion of this seminar.

Feb. 18, 2015

Professional Business Email Writing and Etiquette

Ms. Kim McCrackin

Kim McCrackin is the Coordinator of the Learning Services Center and an instructor of business communications at Oklahoma State University-Tulsa.

9 AM – 12 PM | Ms. Kim McCrackin

This seminar will teach participants how to write emails that maximize effectiveness and efficiency. Participants will leave the program understanding the importance of organization, consistency, and punctuation in order to achieve clarity and accuracy in email messages.

Editing and Proofreading

1 PM – 4 PM | Ms. Kim McCrackin

Learn the importance of correctness and professionalism in business writing and be guided through proofreading strategies for improved business communications. Learn proofreading strategies, understand grammatical rules, and develop a consistent writing style.

Fee- $199 per session or $350 if enrolled in Professional Business Email Writing and Etiquette, and Editing and Proofreading.

Participants earn 0.3 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon completion of each seminar.

Feb. 25, 2015

Hacking Back I: Data Security for Employees

Dr. Jim Burkman

Dr. Jim Burkman is a Clinical Assistant Professor in Management Science and Information Systems at Oklahoma State University.

9 AM – 12 PM | Dr. Jim Burkman

This seminar will equip employees with specific actions to prevent computer security threats. Participants will leave the program with easy to use tools and practices to keep themselves and their companies safe from hackers and other data security threats.

March 25, 2015

Hacking Back II: Data Management for Managers

Dr. Jim Burkman

Dr. Jim Burkman is a Clinical Assistant Professor in Management Science and Information Systems at Oklahoma State University.

9 AM – 12 PM | Dr. Jim Burkman

This data management program teaches managers how to be aware of and evaluate computer security threats. Participants will learn the language of security professionals, specific threat categories, and effective defense strategies.

Fee- $199 per session or $175 if 2 or more employees from the same company enroll in the Hacking Back seminar

Participants earn 0.3 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon completion of each seminar.