August 2, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Waggoner Conference Room, MBNI
205 Zina Pitcher Pl
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

The Clinical Trials Support Office is now offering CTS-University — professional and personal growth workshops that address topics important OoR staff. CTS-University's lunch-hour presentations held the first Friday of every month cover subjects such as communication, cutting-edge research, career development/performance management, problem-solving, DEI and more!

Join us August 2 for Addressing Common Communication Concerns in Workplace Teams lead by Denise Williams, PhD, MS, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Organizational Effectiveness Consultant. 

Attendees will discuss how ineffective team communication can erode productivity, foster mistrust and discord, and reduce engagement and morale. 

During the interactive session, participants will:

  • Discuss how positive communication enhances teamwork and results
  • Describe common team challenges and how they can erode teams’ ability to get meaningful work done
  • Define “hot button” interactions that derail meetings and communications and discuss how to anticipate them
  • Share a variety of practical techniques to implement that increase team inclusion and effectiveness.

Participants are encouraged to bring their own lunch. Questions, contact ctsomarketing@umich.edu