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Leading Up: Partnering With Your Boss Webinar

CPE

When
May 11
2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

CPE Credits
1-Other

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $49 | Nonmember: $74


 More Information

Course No.
SCJELUP1
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
Note
This webinar is hosted by PICPA's partner, CPA Crossings, LLC. After registering, you will receive an email from messenger@webex.com with the log-in information.

Description

Leading up is a method of partnering with your supervisor(s) by providing insight, direction, and effort to improve the overall effectiveness of the organization. Leading up involves self-awareness, understanding your boss’s strengths and weaknesses, and identifying where your strengths fit best to capitalize on your boss’s strengths and help minimize their weaknesses. Leading up means thinking strategically and communicating persuasively. This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during the event.

Learning Objectives:
After attending this presentation you will be able to...
  • Identify your own leadership strengths and weaknesses
  • Assess the strengths and weaknesses of their superiors
  • Determine the areas where you can have the greatest impact on your superiors
  • Communicate effectively to ensure that your ideas are heard

Highlights

The major topics that will be covered in this course include:
  • Self-assessment
  • Influence project management tools


Speaker(s)

Jennifer Elder, CPA, MS, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA
Pasadena, MD

Jennifer Elder is a keynote speaker, trainer, and business coach in the business of business transformation.  For more than 20 years, she has been helping businesses by peeling back the layers of “administrivia” and finding the hidden strengths and core values that make you and your company awesome.  Jennifer works with businesses to develop a compelling business strategy that is quick to implement that transforms your company from what you are now to what you have always wanted it to be.

Known for being energetic and enthusiastic, Jennifer has been delivering high-quality, customized training that make complicated topics easy to understand, relevant, and useful.  She has conducted seminars for the Fortune 500, US Government, State CPA Societies, and CPA Firms in 33 states.  Her sessions are highly interactive, full of discussion, and even a little entertaining.

Jennifer received her BA from the University of Massachusetts and an MS in Organizational Management from Antioch University New England.  She lives on her boat near Annapolis, Maryland.


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