Center for Innovative Cultures

Helping organizations thrive by unleashing the talent, passion, and potential of people at work

Tools & Practices Workshop
April 10, 2015

 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Gore Auditorium | Bill & Vieve Gore School of Business, Westminster College

Registration Required

This one-day workshop is designed for leaders who wish to better understand the tools and practices of high-performing organizations. Participants learn to 1) better engage the people with whom they work; 2) share knowledge more broadly and more rapidly; 3) help create greater alignment on projects, change initiatives, and strategy implementation; and 4) maximize the potential of the individuals with whom they work.

The Workshop offers twelve distinctive course options and participants choose four modules that are most relevant to their organizational needs.

Presenters include: Rod Collins, an Innovation and Design expert and author of Wiki Management; Niel Nickolaisen, CIO at O.C. Tanner and author of The Agile Culture; and Doug Kirkpatrick, a leader of the Institute for Self-Management for Morning Star and author of Beyond Empowerment: The Age of the Self-Managed Organization. Other presenters include internationally known consultants, former Gore Associates, and members of the Bill & Vieve Gore School of Business faculty. 

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Early Registration for the Workshop is $745 per person until March 16, 2015. 
Regular Registration is $895 per person after March 16, 2015. 

A note on refunds:

In order to receive a full refund for the Tools & Practices Workshop, the Center for Innovative Cultures must receive notice by April 1st, 2015. Please call 801-633-7423 or email Susan Arsht at to request a refund. Refunds will not be available for registrants who do not contact the office by the date specified. 

If you choose not to attend an event and prefer to make a charitable donation to the college, for tax purposes, please notify the Center in writing that you would like your purchase to become a charitable donation to the Center for Innovative Cultures at least three business days before the event.