This session will briefly review the evolution of thinking on leadership to create a conceptual foundation for "Situational Leadership". Learn how to maximize the performance and development of team members by adapting your leadership style to their performance readiness level. Attendees will assess their own leadership styles and have the opportunity to solicit feedback from others "back-on-the-job"using the Leadership Style Questionnaire- Self & Other.
ATD Competency Model - Area of Expertise This Session Supports: Performance Improvement, Training Delivery, Managing Learning Programs, Coaching, Change Management
Speaker: Dr. Walter E. Natemeyer, Founder and CEO of North American Training and Development, Inc., is an internationally recognized management author, consultant, and educator. Dr. Natemeyer was a management professor at Ohio University and the University of Houston (Central and Clear Lake CampusesJ . He has also taught MBA and EMBA classes at the University of Chicago and Nova Southeasterri University. He has been the recipient of numerous teaching excellence awards. In addition to his teaching and consulting responsibilities, Dr. Natemeyer served as Director of the NAME - Johnson Space Center Management Development Program. In 2014, he received the NASA Outstanding Leadership Medal, given to non—government employees for their significant contributions. Dr. Natemeyer received his BBA and MBA degrees from Ohio University and his Ph.D. in Organizationa1 Behavior from the University of Houston.
Dr. Natemeyer is a leading authority on "Situational Leadership and Power,” employee motivation, strategic planning and team building. He has authored numerous books, articles, and training instruments on these and other management topics. He has designed and conducted management development programs for more than 100 major organizations in the USA and abroad including Alcoa, the American Petroleum Institute, American Red Cross, Apache Corporation, Aramco, Baylor College of Medicine, BP, Chase Bank, Coca-Cola, ExxonMobil, Ford, Harris County (Texas), Hunt Oil, IBM, NASA, Oxy, Schlumberger, Shell, and United Technologies.
Join us in the main hall, we’ll have a reserved table off to side for our CTN.