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Breakfast Series hosted by MTSU SHRM

 

January 31, 2020 | 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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The Miller Education Center | 503 E Bell Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
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Storytelling as a Leadership Skill
Presented by David Hutchens, Author

David Hutchens is an author and learning designer who creates solutions for The Coca-Cola Company, Wal-Mart, IBM, GE, Accenture, L'Oreal, Dannon, Nike, and others.

Today he helps leaders in organizations all around the world to find, craft, and tell their most urgent stories for the purpose of creating shared meaning, preserving culture, disseminating learning, and speeding change in organizations. David will discuss how the power of storytelling can create meaningful change in your organization and how it can help to engage employees throughout your company.

Come join us in this fun and interactive program, where bestselling business author David Hutchens will introduce your people to the fast-growing body of theory around building and creating an organizational narrative.  

Registration: MTSU Faculty or Student: $5; Member Registration: $20 by end of business Wednesday January 29, $25 afterwards.

This program has been awarded 1.5 hours of General recertification credit. "MT|SHRM is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDC's) for the SHRM-CP and SHRM SCP. The use of this seal is not an endorsement by the HR Certification Institute of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met the HR Certification Institute's criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit."

Biography: David Hutchens is an author and learning designer who creates solutions for The Coca-Cola Company, Wal-Mart, IBM, GE, Accenture, L'Oreal, Dannon, Nike, and others. Today he helps leaders in organizations all around the world to find, craft, and tell their most urgent stories for the purpose of creating shared meaning, preserving culture, disseminating learning, and speeding change in organizations. A nationally recognized developer of innovative learning products, David's work has been recognized with distinctions such as Training & Development's "Training Product of the Year"; ASTD's prestigious "Excellence in Practice", Brandon Hall Gold award, and more. He is creator of the Learning Fables -- a book series that uses narrative and metaphor to illustrate principles of organizational learning. With titles that include "Outlearning the Wolves" and "Shadows of the Neanderthal," the popular books have have been translated into more than a dozen languages.

In partnership with The Conference Board, he is creator and lead facilitator of The Team USA Leadership Experience, at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado springs; and he also facilitates The Apollo Leadership Experience at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. He is developer of "GO Team: Powering Teams to Perform," a just-in-time team training resource. GO Team's library of 18 team-related topics allows you to build your own learning agenda tailored to your team's needs. David's is author of "A Slice of Trust: The Leadership Secret with the Hot & Fruity Filling," with a foreword by Stephen M.R. Covey. His latest book is "Circle of the 9 Muses: A Storytelling Field Guide for Innovators and Meaning Makers", Wiley & Sons, 2015.

 

Tickets

$25.00 Members or Non Members
$20.00 Earlybird rate before January 20