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FGCU Florida Institute of Government Presents "Managing Through Trust Building" Workshop Feb. 13

WHO     FGCU Florida Institute of Government, for managers, supervisors and employees from both the private and public sectors

WHAT     “Managing Through Trust Building” half-day workshop. The workshop will discuss the level of trust evident between all levels of the organization at any successful workplace and how the quality of life within the workplace can deteriorate quickly when people feel that their work and contributions are not valued. David Kelley is instructor for the program.

WHEN     1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 13

WHERE     FGCU Broadcast Building Room 111

WHY     To:

     Understand the importance of trust and that earning it is often a function of time

     Increase trust level based on honesty, fairness and being forthright with staff

     Prepare employees to be successful through open communication and collaboration

     Share knowledge openly and freely

     Delegate both responsibility and authority for projects through empowerment

     Utilize constant and immediate feedback

     Understand the dynamics and consequences of both trust and deception

COST     $58

CONTACT     Joanne Hartke at (239) 590-7815 or

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