Professional Development Seminars in Ponca City

Professional Development Seminars in Ponca City


Professional Development Seminars in Ponca City
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405.744.5208
cepd@okstate.edu

2017 SPRING PROGRAMS
These professional development programs are offered by the Oklahoma State University Spears School of Business. These seminars will help you strengthen your profile while also developing new skills. You will receive up-to-date and relevant, practical information which can readily be applied in the workplace. Enroll in these seminars now and upgrade your management skills and improve your leadership abilities.

Practical and relevant experts deliver timely and powerful seminars to business professionals and innovators.

Benefits to the participant

This program is designed for managers, leaders, or front-line employees from organizations at all stages with various backgrounds. You will build on peer’s knowledge to leave the program with the best possible skills for addressing challenges.

May 24, 2017
9 am – 4 pm
The University Center at Ponca City
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Supervisory Program Part 2: Mentoring, Enhancing Employee Performance and Coaching
This session focuses on the importance of mentoring as a manager and how to enhance employee performance by understanding motivational approaches. You will also learn how to use coaching as a manager to provide effective two-way communication, performance feedback and empowerment for your employees.
Raj Basu, Ph.D., Vice President for Student Affairs, OSU-Tulsa and Associate Professor of Management, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University
$350 per person

June 21, 2017
9 am – 4 pm
The University Center at Ponca City
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Managing Confrontations
This session in managing confrontations addresses gaps between expectations and performance. You will learn a straightforward approach to reducing resentment, which will help increase individual and team effectiveness.
Bryan Edwards, Ph.D., Joe Synar Chair and Associate Professor of Management, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University
$350 per person

Matt Bowler, Ph.D.Matt Bowler, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Management, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University

Raj Basu, Ph.D.Raj Basu, Ph.D.
Vice President for Student Affairs, OSU-Tulsa and Associate Professor of Management, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University

Bryan Edwards, Ph.D.Bryan Edwards, Ph.D.
Joe Synar Chair and Associate Professor of Management, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University

This program is designed for managers, leaders, or front-line employees from organizations at all stages with various backgrounds. You will build on peer’s knowledge to leave the program with the best possible skills for addressing challenges.

  • Program format – series of three sessions, each lasting one day, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • LocationThe University Center at Ponca City, 2800 North 14th Street, Ponca City, Oklahoma
  • Price – $350 per person per day (April 5, May 24, and June 21)
  • Cancellation Policy – If a participant would like to cancel her/his registration less than 10 days prior to the conference, you are welcome to send a substitute. All guarantees have been submitted to the hotel, so refunds are not attainable. A refund is available given notification no later than 11 days prior to the conference. If you are transferring your registration to a colleague, please contact the OSU Center for Executive and Professional Development at 405-744-5208 or cepd@okstate.edu.

September 8, 2016
9 – 4 pm
The University Center at Ponca City
The Game is Played Away from the Ball (9 am-noon)
Developing Effective Attitudes (1 pm-4 pm)
Lee Manzer, Ph.D., Professor of Marketing, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University
$350 per person

September 28, 2016
9 – 4 pm
The University Center at Ponca City
Professional Business E-mail Writing and Editing and Proofreading
Kim McCrackin, Lecturer, Coordinator of the Learning Services Center and an instructor of business communications at Oklahoma State University-Tulsa
$350 per person

October 18, 2016
9 – 4 pm
The University Center at Ponca City
Managing Employee Motivation through Coaching (9 am-noon)
Manager as a Conflict Resolver (1 pm-4 pm)
Raj Basu, Ph.D., Vice President of Academic Affairs, OSU-Tulsa and Associate Professor of Management
$350 per person

November 8, 2016
9 – 4 pm
The University Center at Ponca City
Ethics Awareness: Managing for an Ethical Workplace (9 am-noon)
Professional Image: Position Yourself for Success (1 pm-4 pm)
Andrew Urich, J.D., Associate Professor of Management and Director of Student Development, Eastin Center for Talent Development, Oklahoma State University
$350 per person

November 30, 2016
9 – 4 pm
The University Center at Ponca City
True Colors (9 am-noon)
Mac McCrory Adjunct Instructor, Department of Management, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University
Stress Management (1 pm-4 pm)
Mac McCrory Adjunct Instructor, Department of Management, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University
$350 per person

April 5, 2017
9 am – 4 pm
The University Center at Ponca City
Supervisory Program Part 1: Changing Roles-Understanding Power and Leadership
This session will help you understand your role as a manager and how to develop your power in this role. You will also explore your leadership style and effective leadership actions.
Matt Bowler, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Management, Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University
$350 per person