The University Record, May 21, 1996
Workplace of the '90s conference slated June 35
This year's Workplace of the '90s conference features old favorites making return engagements and new seminars suggested by past conference participants. "Transformation: Choices for a Changing Future" offers seminars focusing on personal development, work skills, professional development, health and wellness, and management development. It will be held June 4 at the Rackham Bldg. and repeated June 5.
Keynote speakers Ann and Bob Harper will present "Self-Directed Work Teams and the Future: Is Your Organization Ready? Are You?" at 8:15 a.m. in Rackham Lecture Hall. The speakers write and train extensively in organizational change a nd development. They have written three books on change directed toward empowerment and participation.
Preconference intensive courses, $45 each, will be held 8:30 a.m.noon and 14 p.m. June 3. Course offerings include "Behaviorally-Based Interviewing," "Powerful Business Writing" and "Performance Coaching for M anagers," among others.
Information about the conference can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.cms.housing.umich.edu/.
To ensure a spot, sign-up by Wed. (May 22), though registration will be accepted after that date. For information about individual workshops and registration ($75 including lunch) call 764-5305.