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Leading Up: Developing More Influence with Senior Leaders

  • 10 November 2020
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Virtual Event


  • Please note that members that register for events and do not show up to two or more in a twelve month period will lose complimentary access and member event pricing.
  • Event cancellations will be refunded to those who cancel 48+ hours prior to the event.

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The Greater Twin Cities Chapter of the Association for Talent Development Presents

Leading Up: Developing More Influence with Senior Leaders

Have you ever wondered what it takes to "get the ear" of senior leaders -- not just in meetings, but in casual interactions as well? In this session we will deconstruct what goes into leading or managing up and show you some very practical and easy to implement ways that you can develop stronger relationships and have more influence with senior leaders.

Learning Objectives

  • Define what it means to lead up
  • Discover the key ingredients to leading up
  • Assess whether you are currently maximizing your potential to lead up
  • Identify steps to create stronger relationships among those you would like to influence

About the Presenter

Dr. Janel Anderson is the founder of Working Conversations, LLC and is a keynote speaker, author and trainer. Part professor, part coach, part comedian, she offers practical strategies that can be implemented immediately, while making the audience laugh while they learn.

Dr. Anderson holds a PhD in organizational communication from Purdue University. Prior to starting her business, she held leadership roles in both large and small companies in the tech sector and was a college professor for many years.

Janel has appeared in Fast Company, Inc, Entrepreneur, and The Atlantic, as well as on several television networks. In addition to being a popular business keynote speaker and corporate trainer, Janel is also the author of “Head On: How to Approach Difficult Conversations Directly.” In her spare time, she reverse engineers recipes for dishes from her favorite restaurants in her kitchen at home.

This program is FREE for all ATD-GTC members. 

Members may bring one complimentary, registered guest.  

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