Edmonton

Personality Colors: A Professional Tool For Improving Your Communication Skills And Better Understanding Your Peers And Managers

November 16, 2016

7:00PM - 9:00PM

TEC Edmonton – 4th Floor – 10230 Jasper Avenue Edmonton 10230 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5J 4P6

$10 ($7.50 for early bird)

Personality Colors: A Professional Tool For Improving Your Communication Skills And Better Understanding Your Peers And Managers

Join us at another MentorUP event that combines interesting professional development topics with enjoyable networking.

Effective communication skills are essential to success, as it plays a crucial role in improving understanding and attitudes. Personality science has been able to identify 4 basic personality-communications styles (Red, Yellow, Green, and Blue), and provides effective communication methods which can eliminate the frustration of mis-understandings and impatience.

Join us at this entertaining session and come out with a better understanding of yourself, your peers, and your managers.

 

Speaker Biography

Gail Powley, P.Eng has over 30 years of experience in roles that have included: Vice-President of Corporate Development at Willowglen Systems; Human Resources Manager; Marketing Manager; Chemical Engineer (Process Control); President of CHOA (Canadian Heavy Oil Association). She has worked in the Industrial Automation, Transportation, Oil and Gas, Pipelines, and Power Industries. She has specialized in the areas of Human Factors, Alarm management, and situation monitoring. In addition, Gail has been an avid contributor to initiatives that build a stronger tomorrow through a more diverse workforce. Gail is on University Advisory Boards, AWSN (Alberta Women’s Science Network), recognized as Mentor of the Millennium, APEGA Foundation director, and co-founder of MentorUP and of BESTT (Bridge for Engineering Science and Technology Talent).