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The Difference Between Leadership and Management

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October 30, 2019 @ 12:00 pm 1:00 pm

What’s the difference between leadership and management?

Learn how to be more influential in the workplace! The learning objectives include:
-Distinguish between leadership and management
-Outline strategies to be more influential
-Formulate a draft Vision Statement
-Re-define what it means to be competent in the workplace

Matthew Painter is the founder and principal of Straitpath, a boutique organization development consulting firm that optimizes organizations. He is an experienced professional in higher education, healthcare management, and Organization Development. Matthew spent over ten years in the higher education industry holding roles in Student Affairs, Academic Administration, and Organizational Leadership faculty. This experience includes two years in the People’s Republic of China where he taught collegiate business. He has spent the last 7 years in Organization / Leadership Development roles in healthcare where he uses a systemic approach to design and implement strategic solutions to elevate leadership skills and performance. Matthew has received a Workforce Magazine’s Game Changer award and often presents at National Conferences, publishes articles, and conducts webinars and podcasts. He is a certified facilitator in DISC, 5 Behaviors of a Cohesive Team, and is a Six Sigma Yellow Belt. Matthew is very passionate about improving organizations. He has an undergraduate degree in Business and Health Care Management, a Master’s degree in Strategic Leadership, and a Ph.D. in Business Administration: Organizational Psychology. His dissertation topic deals with the identities and perceptions of nurses and the impact on their career.

Forge is located on the mezzanine level of the Pizitz building- 120 19th St. N. Be sure to enter Forge through the Residence Lobby doors on 19th St. N. Walk through the lobby and up the stairs on the left to the second floor- you’ll see the front desk of Forge.

You should park in The Pizitz parking deck- the first 2 hours are free!

The Pizitz 120 19th Street North Suite 200
Birmingham,AL35203United States
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