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Ubuntu – Inspiring Teamwork And Collaboration At Work

Multi-million copy best-selling author Dr. Bob Nelson (1001 Ways to Reward Employees)  shares his expertise and energy to show managers and organizations how to obtain new levels of focus, excitement and results in any work environment through the principles of Ubuntu as based on the parable he co-authored with Dr. Stephen Lundin (co-author of the mega-million copy best-selling Fish! series).  Dr. Bob delivers a passionate, inspiring, high-energy multi-media program that intertwines fun & creativity, learning & application, and numerous examples and best practices from business, sports, politics & music in applying this traditional African principle of connectedness and unity to the world of work today. He draws upon his own research and doctoral work as well as experience in working with hundreds of organizations on the topic of employee motivation and high-performing teams to show how any organization or work group can incorporate the principles of Ubuntu. This session will be filled with specific real-life examples and techniques that can be immediately applied back on the job by attendees to systematically leverage, build and sustain a culture of teamwork, motivation and engagement in their workplace.  Learning objectives include:

• The Core Principles & Philosophy of Ubuntu

• Creating a Shared Vision and Sense of Purpose

• Inspiring Others to Greatness at Work

• Creating Greater Rapport from Shared Experiences at Work

• Harnessing Individual Strengths to Create Stronger Teams

• Creative Ways to Recognize Team Effort and Results









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