Generations Working Together

April 13, 2023 | 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM ET

Embracing Generational Differences—In every setting, we interact with a range of generations, from Baby Boomers to Generation Z. Participants will gain insights about what makes each generation unique along with practical strategies we can use as leaders to leverage this diversity to create an engaging and dynamic workplace.

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Career Development Session 2023

March 31, 2023 | 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET

Writing Your Cover Letter to Apply for a Job + Interview Skills - Do's and Don'ts

Panelists Dr. Bob Shackleford President Emeritus of Randolph Community College and CEO of Shackleford Leadership Institute, Dr. Murray Williams President of Roanoke-Chowan Community College, and Dr. John Enamait President of Stanly Community College share their expertise and experiences on the application process. Facilitated by Dr. Kim Sepich, panelists are asked about deciding to apply for a new position, the importance of a cover letter, and the interview.

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Performance Evaluation: Tips & Tools

March 21, 2023 | 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM ET

Do you, like most, dread performance reviews? Dr. Pat Akers will guide us through the performance review process from a holistic point of view. Learn how to develop an employee performance plan for which the employee is accountable.

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Quiet Quitting: How Should Leaders Respond

March 8, 2023 | 3:00 PM – 4:15 PM ET

"Quiet quitting" refers to doing the minimum requirements of one’s job and putting in no more time, effort, or enthusiasm than absolutely necessary. Dr. Chapman will discuss how leaders respond to this attitude.

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Using Data to Effect Institutional Change

February 23, 2023 | 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM ET

Data sensemaking builds a culture of inquiry by asking the right questions about student success and challenging assumptions based on anecdotes versus evidence. As community college leaders, it is important to not only understand student success data as it relates to enrollment, retention, completion, and placement, but to also socialize data at every level of the organization for collective reflection and strategic action. This session will provide ways to build data analytic capacity among faculty and staff with the intent to continuously improve services and programs for students that lead to stronger, measurable outcomes.

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Imagining Without Boundaries: Challenging the Status Quo and Leading Forward

February 15, 2023 | 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM ET

The most dangerous phrase in the human language is arguably, "the way we have always done it." While change for the sake of change is never a good strategy, twenty-first century leaders must develop teams capable of seeing possibilities that are not confined by boundaries of the past. In this session, you will be challenged to imagine without boundaries and challenge the status quo in order to lead high-performing teams to success in a global, ever-evolving world.

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Becoming a Champion of Change

February 1, 2023 | 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM ET

The higher Education community, along with the rest of the world, has been forced to embrace change. We may call it the "new" normal but really what we are saying is that our world is different now than it was before the pandemic, hurricane or whatever major life crisis has happened in the past 3-5 years. President Singler will seek to include the audience in discussions about these changes (both common and unique) and the strategies needed to align the institution and all stakeholders affected by change in a shared vision.

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Ethics: The Heart of Leadership

January 24, 2023 | 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM ET

Why is integrity the single most indisputably essential trait of a good leader? Why is it so challenging to maintain integrity in all that we do? What are some practical guidelines for making ethical decisions? Dr. Shackleford will present a fresh look at the role of integrity in great leadership.

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Serving Students with Radical Hospitality

December 8, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM ET

In this interactive session Dr. Bob Shackleford, President Emeritus of Randolph Community College will share what it means to serve students with radical hospitality, and Dr. Kim Sepich will facilitate conversation about how this approach can be implemented in the student experience at any college.

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Unlock Your Leadership Potential

December 1, 2022 | 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM ET

Participants will be challenged to explore their leadership potential. Dr. Akers will suggest four critical skills needed for successful leaders. This session will include a leadership self awareness activity as well as resources and strategies to pursue or enhance leadership skills.

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