Edison sets leadership seminar

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PIQUA — The Edison Foundation’s Academy for Community Leadership in partnership with the Paul G. Duke Foundation will present the second of a three-session Fall Mini Series geared toward strengthening not-for-profit organizations, Oct. 12, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Piqua campus of Edison State Community College.

The cost to participate is $15 per person and includes lunch. Registration is preferred by Oct. 7 and may be completed online at www.edisonohio.edu/miniseries or by phone at 937-778-7805 or email at jslattery@edisonohio.edu.

The Team Building by Temperament workshop will help leaders overcome the challenge of creating and managing a team with a diverse background and style without creating an environment of constant conflict.

The workshop will provide participants with the tools to assess their leadership style and help communicate that style to colleagues and coworkers. Those in attendance will also develop core competencies in utilizing the strengths of a variety of leadership characteristics.

Leading the session will be Dr. Doreen Larson, president of Edison State Community College. Larson has provided leadership and conflict management workshops to businesses, including Lincoln Electric, Hazen Paper, Steris Corp., and educational organizations. She has published research on Myers-Briggs Personality and Keirsey Temperament assessments related to supervisory training.

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