PM at NOON! February 21st, 2024

Power Skills

Time of the event - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Only participants who are registered are eligible to claim a PDU per PMI Global guidelines

(1 PDU -  Power Skills )

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Speaker: Edward Griffin MBA, MS, CLS, MLS(ASCP)SBB, CQA(ASQ), PMP      


Presentation Title: Handling Difficult Conversations at Work

Speaker Bio:

Retired Air Force Major Edward Griffin has over 25 years of leadership experience that includes comprehensive leadership, managerial, administrative, financial, staffing, and clinical oversight.  He has led hundreds of personnel while serving in various capacities in both the United States Navy and United States Air Force healthcare communities.  He holds several industry certifications, has drawn blood on Navy ships during enormous waves on high seas, rappelled out of helicopters during mass casualty drills, led wartime blood operations as the Director of Middle East Blood Program (JTBP), and lived in Japan for ten years.  He has a rare ability to bring business skills and communication techniques to specialized fields to benefit organizational teams. He currently is the Director of Transfusion Medicine at the world renowned Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

Presentation Description:

Effective communication is a critical skill in the workplace, but there are times when conversations become challenging and sensitive. In this presentation, we will delve into the art of Handling Difficult Conversations at Work. The focus will be on developing a mindset for preparation, understanding conversational guidelines, and mastering practical techniques to influence conversations in a positive direction. Join us for this presentation, and gain valuable insights into handling challenging workplace conversations with professionalism and effectiveness. Whether you're dealing with conflicts among colleagues, addressing performance issues, or negotiating with stakeholders, this presentation will empower you to navigate difficult conversations with confidence and finesse.


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Type of category: PM Lunch and Learn

Type of activity: Power Skills

Date: February 21st, 2024

Hour: 12:00PM to 1:00PM

Registration close date: February 21st, 2024 at 2:00PM

# of PDUs: 1


Students: Free

Members: Free

Non members and Guests: $10.00