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Administrative Professionals Mentoring Committee Special Event

April 21, 2021 | 11:00 am–12:00 pm MCW_Icons_Make_An_Appointment_Green iCAL

Developing Grit: Strategies for Success in Work and Life

The Administrative Professionals Mentoring (AMP) Committee is excited to welcome all administrative support professionals to a virtual event in recognition of Administrative Professionals Day.

We invite you to join us for a special welcome from Dr. Joseph Kerschner, Julia A. Uihlein, MA Dean of the School of Medicine, Provost, and Executive Vice President, followed by a presentation on Developing Grit: Strategies for Success in Work and Life. Session overview: Grit is mental toughness. Grit is the ability to persevere to achieve difficult long-term goals. Grit is strongly associated with success in personal and professional life. Grit involves several elements: passion and purpose, development of habits and coping with unpleasant emotions such as fear, discouragement or embarrassment. This course will examine the nature of grit and identify specific methods for developing it.

Please register to attend the event. Registrants will automatically be sent an Outlook calendar invitation after completing the online registration form.

If you have any questions about this event or about the AMP program, please contact us. We look forward to seeing you!

Event Location

  • Webex