Date Developed: 3/14/2016. Source: Region IV Public Health Training Center. Presenter(s): Peter M. Ginter, Ph.D.. Type: Webinar. Level: Intermediate. Length: 90 minutes.
Leaders at all organizational levels assume many roles in establishing consensus, setting strategic direction, and motivating performance. One of the most important roles a leader plays is shaping the organizational culture. This webinar will introduce public health professionals to the essential tasks of effective leaders and highlight leaders’ behaviors, attitudes and values that shape an adaptive organizational culture. Participants will also learn about principles and strategies for helping an organization become less bureaucratic and more adaptive.
• Describe the essential tasks of leaders.
• Describe the behaviors, attitudes, and values that shape an adaptive organizational culture.
• Discuss principles and strategies for moving an organization to be less bureaucratic and more adaptive.