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Personality Differences in the Workplace

May 08, 2019 (9 AM - 4 PM)


Price: $ 209.00 (*early rate) $ 235.00 (regular rate)

*early rate expires April 17, 2019

Edmonton, Alberta – Holiday Inn Conference Centre


Trainer: Jennifer Short

Jennifer Short, Trainer with ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership & Workplace Performance

About the trainer

Jennifer Short

Jennifer is a registered psychologist who holds a Master of Science degree in Psychology and a Doctorate in Industrial-Organizational Psychology. She has worked as a psychologist and as a leader working in a variety work environments, including corrections, law enforcement and education. Jennifer believes that fostering a healthy workplace climate... Read More

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Description

Personality differences often lead to miscommunication and conflict, which affects both our personal efficiency and team health. Utilizing ACHIEVE’s Head, Heart, Gut, Feet Personality Style assessment tool, participants will be equipped to understand personality styles different from their own and be provided with strategies for building healthy work environments. Through fun and engaging activities, participants will learn to communicate more effectively based on their own personality strengths and the personality based preferences of others leading to improved personal effectiveness and group productivity.

About This Workshop

Workshop Outline

  • Understanding the Role of Personality at Work
  • Work Styles Assessment
  • Four Work Styles
  • Adapting Your Style
  • Bringing the Best Out of Others
  • Three Approaches to Conflict
  • Tolerance or Respect
  • The Cost of Ignoring Difference

Method of Delivery

Lecture, personal reflection, skill building, video and small group discussions

Target Audience

This is an introductory-intermediate level workshop. The content is suitable for workplace environments or for groups of people who work together outside of the workplace.

Promotional Partner

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This program has been approved for 6 CPHR Continued Professional Development Hours through the Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Alberta.

 

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Details

Date:
May 8, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Trainer

Jennifer Short

Venue

Edmonton, Alberta – Holiday Inn Conference Centre
4485 Gateway Blvd
Edmonton, Alberta T6H 5C3 Canada
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Phone:
780-431-1100

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Personality Differences in the Workplace (early rate expires 4-17-19)$235.00 $209.00Edmonton, AB - May 8, 2019

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Registration Information

Register Early! Seating is limited.

Children and unregistered guests are not permitted in the meeting rooms.

The Early Registration rate is available for those participants who submit both their registration form and payment 3 weeks before the workshop.

Participants will receive a spiral bound training manual and a certificate of completion.

Workshop Schedule

The workshops start at 9:00 a.m. and conclude around 4:00 p.m. Please arrive between 8:30 and 9:00 a.m. on the first day to check in and receive a training manual. Regular breaks are scheduled throughout the day. Participants are on their own for lunch from noon to 1:00 p.m., unless otherwise stated above. Our half-day workshops start at 9:00 a.m. and conclude at 12:00 p.m.

Cancellation Policy

Registrations cancelled seven or more days prior to the workshop are refundable, minus a $50.00 administrative fee. Alternatively, you may receive a credit to attend a future training. Cancellations less than seven days prior to the workshop are non-refundable. If at any time you are unable to attend, you are welcome to transfer your registration to another individual at no extra cost. In this case, please notify ACHIEVE of the name and email address of the alternate person who will be attending.

We reserve the right to cancel workshops due to unforeseen circumstances or under-enrolment. Liability is limited to a refund of workshop fees only. Please make travel arrangements with this in mind.

Group Registration Instructions

To register a group for a workshop, register for selected workshop, then once in shopping cart, add quantity of participants and provide names of all participants.

Continuing Education Credits

While many associations and licensing bodies accept ACHIEVE workshops for continuing education credits, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body for which you are requesting the credits. Credit hours: There are six continuing education credits earned for each day of training. For example, a one-day workshop earns 6 continuing education hours, while a two-day workshop earns 12 hours. A certificate will be awarded upon the completion of the workshop.