Quick Tips for Reducing Conflict on Teams

Quick Tips for Reducing Conflict on Teams

featuring

Jeannette Terry

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Event Date
Event Location

Noblis Reston Headquarters
2002 Edmund Halley Drive
Reston, VA, 20191

About the Program

The bottom-line impact of unresolved conflict in the work environment is usually not obvious at the time it’s occurring. Yet the insidious outcomes of lingering unresolved conflicts can include missed deadlines, work re-cycling, lowered productivity and morale, “turf wars”, and increased absenteeism.

This program will focus on the leader’s role in constructive conflict management.

Networking starts at 11:30
Presentation starts at noon.
Feel free to bring your own lunch.

Special Instructions: 

Doors will open at 11:30am for informal networking. The presentation will begin promptly at Noon and will last about an hour. There will be informal networking following the presentation through 1:15pm. You are welcomed to bring your lunch to the presentation.

The presentation will be held at Noblis' Reston headquarters at 2002 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston, VA 20191. For any questions about the venue, contact Bill Morris (bill.morris@noblis.org)

PDUs Available: 
1.00 PDUs for Certified PMs
Talent Triangle Category: 
Leadership

Event Keywords

Soft Skills

Communication

Effective communication, in general: audience, media / message, attention vs. "noise", etc.

Negotiation / Conflict

Tools and techniques for negotiations and conflict management / effects of personality traits, etc.

Team Building

Techniques for building trust, team identification, common purpose, etc.

Industry / Sector

I.T.

Information Technology, including organizations that utilize Agile development methodologies

About the Speaker

Jeannette Terry

Ms. Terry is an accomplished human capital consultant with a 25+ year track record supporting executives and senior leaders in organizations and major capital projects around the globe. She provides expert advice to her clients in building sustainable organizational capability, talent retention, and coaching and developing leaders. Some of her current and past clients include: The International Communication Association, Shell, ExxonMobil, Chevron, Department of the Treasury, Dow Chemical, the American Academy of Family Physicians, Unanet, and the Department of Health & Human Services.

She is an authority on cross-cultural communication and teaming and has developed a methodology for preventing costly cross-cultural conflicts and communication breakdowns in the business environment. She guest lectures on Leadership Development, Conflict Resolution, and Organizational Behavior at several U.S. colleges and universities. She has a Master’s Degree in Organizational Behavior from the University of Kansas and a pre-doctoral study in Advanced Leadership Studies, from the University of Missouri. Her professional affiliations include: The Academy of Management, Women’s Professional & Educational Association, Small & Emerging Contractors Forum, National Association of Women Business Owners, the Project Management Institute.

Jeannette Terry

About the Sunrise Valley Luncheons

The Sunrise Valley Luncheon Series (formerly the Fairview Park Luncheon Series) is held at Noblis. Noblis has recently relocated its headquarters office to Reston, VA at 2002 Edmund Halley Drive. There is no charge for these events and the event is open to the public. Participants are encouraged to bring a lunch to the event if they wish! Networking begins at 11:30am and the presentation runs from 12:00noon - 1:00pm. Non-Noblis visitors are required to show a picture ID to gain entrance to the facility. Please contact Bill Morris (bill.morris@noblis.org) or King Chau (king.chau@noblis.org) with any questions regarding this event.

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