Mastering Civility with Christine Porath

Date

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Time

8:00am - 10:00am

Location

Palmer Commons

Description

Mastering Civility with Christine Porath, author of Mastering Civility: A Manifesto for the Workplace

Choice of three sessions:
Monday, April 27: 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., NCRC Dining Hall
Tuesday, April 28: 8 – 10 a.m., Palmer Commons, Great Lakes Room
Tuesday, April 28: 1 – 3 p.m., Palmer Commons, Great Lakes Room

Incivility is prevalent in organizations, and it’s getting worse. The costs of incivility are rising, too. Christine Porath will discuss the varied ways incivility wrecks performance and robs the bottom line. In this interactive workshop, she will explain what civility buys you—and what you can focus on to be more effective. She will also share recommendations for what leaders should do to enhance their influence and craft a more respectful and thriving work environment.

Register online at: faculty.medicine.umich.edu

About Christine Porath
Christine Porath is an Associate Professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and
helps organizations build thriving workplaces. She’s the author of the award winning book, Mastering Civility: A Manifesto for the Workplace and coauthor of The Cost of Bad Behavior. Christine has written for the Harvard Business Review, the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, McKinsey Quarterly, Washington Post, Psychology Today, and Thrive Global. She serves on the Advisory Council for the Partnership
for Public Service. Porath has been recognized as a Top 100 Leadership Speaker.

 

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