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Assessing Organizational Culture for "Fit": Sponsored by Penn State Great Valley Alumni Society

This session explains the complexity of the phenomena of organizational culture and climate and the sources and types of leadership power. Participants will learn how personality alignment with culture and leadership style is a key factor in determining satisfaction on the job. Participants will learn strategies and tactics for better determining cultural and hiring manager fit pre-hire.

In this webinar, you will learn:

How to identify the eight prevailing organizational cultures

How personality and culture are intertwined

How to determine personal alignment with an organization’s culture and hiring manager using tools provided in the session

Dr. Laura Dowling's Bio: Dr. Laura Dowling is an author, keynote speaker, and scholar specializing in leadership, change resilience, and how to use brain science for improved outcomes in business and higher education. She has 25 years of corporate experience in highly regulated industries, building and leading teams to exceed financial and operational expectations. She holds an MBA in Technology Management and multiple technical and soft skills certifications. Dr. Dowling has 15 years of experience designing and teaching courses in business administration, healthcare administration, strategic management, and leadership. An experienced consultant, coach, and business advisor, she combines theoretical and practical knowledge to enhance hard and soft skill development, equipping individuals and organizations to effectively navigate complex business dynamics in the rapidly changing world of work.



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Saturday Sep 11, 2021, 9:45 AM - 12 PM EST

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