Developing a Positive Work Culture, Hosted by Antioch University, October 7

The Center for Leadership and Change at Antioch University (AU) will present a one-day workshop, “Toxic Behaviors and Everyday Civility: What You Can Do to Improve Performance and Create More Positive Work Environments,” on Monday, October 7, in Hartford, Connecticut.
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September 5th, 2013 | 0 Comments

Workshop on Developing a Positive Work Culture, Oct. 7 in Hartford, Connecticut

Hosted by Antioch University’s Center for Leadership and Change

(Keene, NH), September 4, 2013– The Center for Leadership and Change at Antioch University (AU) will present a one-day workshop, “Toxic Behaviors and Everyday Civility: What You Can Do to Improve Performance and Create More Positive Work Environments,” on Monday, October 7, in Hartford, Connecticut.

The workshop is intended for leaders at any level who want to create more positive organizational culture; human resource and  organizational development practitioners;  educators; and professionals in a wide range of industries including business nonprofits.

Dr. Mitchell Kusy and Dr. Elizabeth Holloway, professors in AU’s PhD Program in Leadership & Change, will lead the workshop.

Kusy is a Fulbright Scholar in international organization development, and former head of leadership development for American Express and director of organization development at HealthPartners.

Holloway is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association. She was a Leadership Fellow at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She consults with leaders worldwide on systems approaches to supervision, mentoring, coaching, toxicity, and building communities of respectful engagement.

Holloway and Kusy co-authored Toxic Workplace!: Managing Toxic Personalities and Their Systems of Power,published in 2009.

The workshop will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Marriott Hartford Downtown. The deadline to sign up is Monday, Sept. 30. Contact Jane Garrison at 937-769-1555 or email jgarrison@antioch.edu.

A visiting day about the PhD in Leadership and Change program will be held at Antioch University New England on October 12.

About the PhD in Leadership and Change

Antioch University’s PhD in Leadership and Change program is a flexible, low-residency, online leadership PhD program, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Learn more at www.antioch.edu/phd/.

About Antioch University New England (AUNE)
Antioch University New England offers highly respected doctoral, master’s, and certificate programs in education, environmental studies, management and psychology. Located in Keene, New Hampshire, this unique institution serves approximately one thousand students each year. Our graduates have gone on to be leaders of positive change, working toward a more just and sustainable society. Founded in 1964, Antioch University New England is the oldest of Antioch University’s graduate campuses. Learn more at: www.antiochne.edu.

About Antioch University

Inspired by the work of pioneering educator Horace Mann, Antioch University, a private, non-profit, 501(c) 3 institution, provides learner-centered education to empower students with the knowledge and skills to lead meaningful lives and to advance social, economic, and environmental justice.  With campuses in Keene, New Hampshire, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Seattle, and Yellow Springs, Ohio, Antioch University is a bold and enduring source of innovation in higher education. The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.

Antioch University New England                  Web:    www.antiochne.edu

40 Avon Street

Keene, NH 03431-3156

Contact: Jan Fiderio   Phone: 603-283-2107 Email: jfiderio@antioch.edu