This session will focus on helping management build a high performing team based on the book by Brigette Hyacinth, “Purpose Driven Leadership.” We will examine what it takes to be a great leader, as great leaders build great teams. We will then focus on the ten types of individuals who make up a team. With these tools you will be able to take the information and build a collaborative team that is not only efficient, but is high performing.
- Discover strategies to improve employee engagement by learning the ten types of individual team members
- Understand leadership styles that will take you from good to great
- Learn to transform yourself into the type of leader your team needs you to be
Kim Araya is the Director of University Conference & Guest Services at American University in Washington, DC. Prior to her coming to American University in January of 2014, her previous position for 10.5 yrs was the Director of Conference & Event Services at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota. She was instrumental in getting the ONE STOP-SHOP concept set-up on the U of MN campus. She currently opened AU’s conference center in the summer of 2017. Kim is currently serving as a board member for ACCED-I and has served two years as the Region 5 Director and has served on various committees of ACCED-I since 2005. She works closely with colleagues in various Convention and Visitors Bureaus, area hotels as well as other Universities in the DC/MD area to help market the surrounding cities as well as her University.