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NOVEMBER RAT-L WORKSHOPS WITH KWAME CHRISTIAN
November 10, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmFree
This is a closed workshop. Only Perpich Regional Art Teacher-Leaders are eligible to attend.
Please join us this November as we continue our workshop series on race and equity with guest speaker Kwame Christian. Information below.
WORKSHOP #1: HOW TO HAVE DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS ABOUT RACE
This training aims to equip you with applicable tools to help you feel empowered to engage in constructive conversations about race and equity in the workplace.
- Have conversations about race without the risk of damaging relationships.
- Know what to say and when during these difficult conversations.
- Communicate confidently, respectfully, and persuasively as it relates to making internal decisions that create a more inclusive environment.
- Avoid common mistakes in these conversations that damage group cohesion.
WHEN: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
WORKSHOP #2: STRATEGY SESSION FOR ARTS ADVOCACY
This unique strategy session will aim to provide you not only with applicable tools to help you navigate your negotiations, but we will also work as a group to create a custom negotiation strategy to help you successfully advocate for the arts.
WHEN: Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
The content is different for each workshop. You are encouraged to attend both sessions, however it is not required.
WHERE: Virtual – The link to join these virtual workshops will be sent to participants via email a few days before each workshop.
ABOUT KWAME CHRISTIAN:
Author and speaker Kwame Christian Esq., M.A. is the Director of the American Negotiation Institute and a respected voice in the field of negotiation and conflict resolution. He has conducted workshops throughout North America and abroad, and is a highly sought after national keynote speaker. Host of the world’s leading industry podcast, Negotiate Anything, Kwame is dedicated to empowering others through the art and science of negotiation and persuasion. Now downloaded nearly two million times, Negotiate Anything has a dedicated and growing following with listeners in more than 180 countries.
Kwame’s TEDx Dayton talk, Finding Confidence in Conflict, was ranked the most popular TEDx Talk on the topic of conflict in 2017, and has been viewed more than 150,000.* His best-selling Amazon Book, Finding Confidence in Conflict: How to Negotiate Anything and Live Your Best Life has helped countless individuals overcome the fear, anxiety and emotion often associated with difficult conversations through a branded framework called Compassionate Curiosity.™ (*September, 2020)
In addition to his role at ANI, Kwame is a business lawyer at Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP. He represents businesses in a broad scope of legal needs including contract negotiation, business formation, transactions, employment, and general business and legal counseling. Kwame also serves as an adjunct professor for Otterbein University’s MBA program, as well as The Ohio State University’s Moritz College of Law in its top-ranked dispute resolution program.