Seminar Descriptions

Kay Dunkley, The Reynolds Homestead

Emotional Intelligence: The New Measure of Leadership Kay Dunkley Research shows the single most influential element of leadership may be one’s level of emotional intelligence. Successful leaders who demonstrate high degrees of self-awareness, self-discipline, and empathy bring about positive benefits to the workplace. Learn ways to recognize and manage the emotional impact of situations so that you and others can work more effectively and build greater trust. Kay Dunkley is the director of the Virginia Tech Roanoke Center and has served for over 30 years in various administrative roles in higher education. Her passion is delivering the rich resources of an academic environment to meet the ever changing workforce needs of today’s businesses and industries. Riding the Crest Donna R. Tyson A wave’s natural cycle to crest and ebb is similar to the cycles in our professional and personal lives. Focus on the issues and events that can encourage productivity and help create … [Read more...]