PROFESSIONAL

DEVELOPMENT

The Professional Development program through the WTS-IE chapter is aimed at developing leaders in the Inland Empire. We host seminars and events with industry speakers to help our members build the confidence and skills needed to improve themselves and lead others.

2019 LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT SERIES

This 3-part leadership development series is developed for fortifying professionals to embrace challenges, inspire success and influence others.  Speakers are successful women in the industry who will use real-life professional situations and interactive exercises to help you build the leadership skills and confidence to improve yourself and your team.

Session #1: Conflict Mitigation - June 28, 2019

Speakers: Christi Fu and Deema Tuffaha

Conflict is an inevitability in professional environments. However, conflict is not necessarily a bad thing if you know how to resolve it effectively. In this session, you will learn how to minimize the chances of conflicts and develop strategies on mitigating conflicts in the engineering industry as a professional, and specifically as a professional woman.

Fri, June 28, 2019

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Riverside County Transportation Commission

4080 Lemon St., 3rd Floor

March Field Conference Room

Riverside, CA 92501

Session #2: Upward Leadership - August 2019

Speakers: Karen Spiegel and Paula Beauchamp

No matter where you are at in your career, there are times where you may find it difficult to relate to or influence your supervisors or clients. In this session, you will leard how to connect with and influence those around you by strategically blending your own opinions and goals with the styles and achievements of others.

Fri, August 2, 2019

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

San Bernardino County Transportation Authority

1170 West Third Street

San Bernardino, CA 92410

2nd floor, the Super Chief Conference room

Session #3: Team Collaboration - November 2019

Speakers: Chia-Chi Wang and Lisa Reece

Team collaboration is not just about getting people together; effective collaboration is key to team performance and company success.  This session will feature speakers representing one-person businesses to large engineering firms, as they discuss how they build teams and foster team collaboration.

Fri, November 1, 2019

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Riverside County Transportation Commission

4080 Lemon St., 3rd Floor

March Field Conference Room

Riverside, CA 92501

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