Young Professionals SIG: Learning Your Work Style

When:  Aug 10, 2017 from 09:00 to 10:30 (CT)
Who:Young Professionals SIG
Fee: Complimentary with membership
CAE Domain: 
CAE Credit Hours: 1.5
Time and Location: 9:00a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 
330 N Wabash Ave, Suite 2000,
Chicago, Chicago, IL 60611


Program Description: Learning Your Work Style: Understand Your Personality Style for Greater Success Personally and Professionally  
Ever wonder why you get along so well with some people and not with others? As you move ahead in your career, understanding your work style and the work style of others is a critical component of your success. In this complimentary workshop, you’ll:

  • Learn a personality style model, the Wright Foundation’s C.A.R.E. profile, to help you quickly assess your personality style and the style of others
  • Get an overview of the strengths and weaknesses of each style so you can learn to create better rapport more quickly
  • Find out how all styles can be valuable and why it’s important to learn to style shift
  • Hone your ability to communicate effectively with different personality types to experience more success in your career, your effectiveness in teams, and your productivity, whether you want to become a better employee, manager, communicator or leader.

Join Barbara Burgess, COO at the Wright Foundation for the Realization of Human Potential, for a dynamic and engaging workshop. PLUS! Get a complimentary certificate ($800 value) to a Wright Foundation training and be entered into a drawing for prizes at the event.

About Barbara Burgess:
 Barbara Burgess is COO and Chief Vision Realization Officer for the Wright Foundation for the Realization of Human Potential. A corporate consultant, coach, trainer, and specialist in the areas of transformational leadership, transformative education, and employee empowerment, Barbara is the former Director of Internet Marketing at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. She brings over 25 years’ experience in diverse industries—including healthcare, industrial supplies, association management, financial services, and consumer goods—to her role in helping individuals vision and realize meaningful, successful lives.

Complimentary gift:
Everyone who attends will receive a complimentary gift from The Wright Foundation for the Realization of Human Potential, an $800 value certificate for complimentary admission to one of their weekends on the foundations of social and emotional intelligence, You’ll also be entered into a drawing to win prizes including books and a complimentary coaching session!
Bring a Guest 
We know one is a lonely number. That’s why we invite you to bring a guest to a Shared Interest Group meeting. Not a member? No problem. Non-members can attend one complimentary event before becoming a member of Association Forum. Join others with shared interests and discuss issues, ideas and trends. All guests must be pre-registered!

Note: This program is not endorsed, accredited, or affiliated with ASAE or the CAE program.  Applicants may use any program that meets eligibility requirements in the specific timeframe towards the exam application or renewal. There are no specific individual courses required as part of the applications – selection of eligible education is up to the applicant based on his/her needs.



330 N Wabash Ave Ste 2000
Chicago, IL 60611-7621