Leading in Turbulent Times

What leaders can do to make a difference in this period of uncertainty
Thursday Apr 9, 2020 1:00 PM EDT
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Coronavirus has taken a toll on employees and managers in recent weeks. The way we work has changed, layoffs abound and many staff are juggling child care and other issues, adding stress and uncertainty to the workplace.

In this unprecedented time, what do leaders need to know to make a difference?

Over the course of this webinar, you'll gain a better understanding of what it is that the best leaders do during such troubling times, and confront crucial issues raised for leadership by the pandemic. Featuring Smith organizational behaviour professor and Borden Chair of Leadership Julian Barling, author of The Science of Leadership: Lessons From Research for Organizational Leaders.

Participants will learn: 

  • The psychological challenges leaders and employees currently confront

  • Best leadership practices, which can be learned in order to make a difference

  • Small things you can do right now that will make an enormous difference in other people’s lives

  • Why inspiration can take many forms

  • How to lead in a post-crisis environment

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