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FGCU Florida Institute of Government Presents "Maximizing Creativity for Optimum Performance" Workshop

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

WHAT     "Maximizing Creativity for Optimum Performance" full-day workshop from the Florida Institute of Government's Interpersonal Skills Programs. The workshop helps participants learn one of the most prized characteristics in today's workplace, creativity. More specifically, the workshop teaches participants the ability to find new solutions to long-time baffling problems. Participants learn a mindset that supports risk-taking and innovative strategies, such as how to maintain a high level of productivity when "fuzzy thinking," lack of focus or procrastination occasionally creep in. Bill Hammond is instructor for the course.

WHEN     9 a.m. to Noon, Thursday, Nov. 17

WHERE     Hilton Garden Inn, 12600 University Dr., Fort Myers

WHY     To learn how to:

     Harness resistance to change

     Identify what drives creative ideas and learn how to produce them

     Move from action to success when creating new ideas

     Understand and assess problem-solving style

     Remain competitive in professional and personal lives by thinking outside the box

     Move beyond the way it has always been done

COST     $89

CONTACT     Joanne Hartke at (239) 590-7815 or

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