Professional Development Workshop for Working Professionals and Managers
Paul Maloney, PhD, professor of the practice in the Applied Psychology program, will host a complimentary professional development workshop entitled, “Understanding Team Development in the Workplace” on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m at Canisius Hall. The workshop is designed to help working professionals and managers understand the importance of team development and learn how to construct a strategic performance analysis.
The objectives of the workshop include:
- Clarifying, defining, and communicating the team’s mission, vision, and objectives
- Analyzing, assessing, and developing communication skills for effective team management
- Developing problem-solving skills to deal more effectively with operational issues and challenges
- Conducting a plan for individual and/or team development
During this interactive workshop Dr. Maloney will incorporate team best practices, role definitions, and leadership practices. Participants can expect to use case discussions, practice exercises, and action planning to understand team development.
Dr. Maloney has consulted on organizational and human resources issues worldwide. His career includes senior level positions in management and organization development at the National Broadcasting Company (NBC), Mobil Oil Corporation, and PepsiCo International. He serves as a professor of the practice in the Applied Psychology Program in the Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions at Fairfield University. Dr. Maloney teaches organizational psychology, organizational development performance coaching, consulting skills, and designing training and development.