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Western NY – Understanding Servant Leadership

September 28 @ 8:30 am 10:00 am America/New York

A servant-leader focuses primarily on the growth and well-being of people and the communities to which they belong. While traditional leadership generally involves the accumulation and exercise of power by one at the “top of the pyramid,” servant leadership is different.

Learning Objectives:
– Understand the history and definition of servant leadership
– Recognize different servant leaders throughout history
– List and understand 7 qualities of servant leaders
– Demonstrate key servant leadership behaviors

Networking 8:30-9:00, program from 9:00-10:00 AM.

Our Speaker

James Lemoine is an Associate Professor of Organization and Human Resources at the University at Buffalo and Faculty Director of UB’s Center for Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness (CLOE). His research focuses on leadership, ethics, and creativity, and has been published in prestigious outlets such as the Harvard Business Review and the Journal of Applied Psychology.

His research has been cited over 2,000 times in the management literature, placing him in the top 5% of researchers in his field worldwide. His work also frequently appears in magazines such as Forbes, Inc., Fast Company, and Entrepreneur. James is a recipient of the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, the state’s highest award for instructional quality, and is known for the hundreds of speeches and presentations he has given to business and non-profit leaders since coming to UB, as well as his Tedx talk and his videos for CLOE’s “52 Weeks of Leadership” series. He spent six years as a member of the Board of Directors for the Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership. Prior to obtaining his Ph.D. at Georgia Tech, he was an entrepreneur, consultant, and manager at companies such as AT&T.

This event has been approved for 1 SHRM credit and is pending HRCI approval

Buffalo Marriott at LECOM HARBORCENTER

95 Main St
Buffalo, New York United States
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Parking Included in the parking ramp! A QR code for validated parking will be provided to registered members prior to the event.

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