Workplace Perspectives presented by Human Resources

Managing Difficult Conversations

Wendy Smith, professor of business administration  

Wendy Smith will present ways to manage difficult conversations in the workplace. Smith teaches undergraduate and MBA courses in leadership, organizational behavior and business ethics in the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, and is a Deutsch Faculty Fellow and co-director of the Lerner Women’s Leadership Initiative. Her research on leadership has been published in top journals in management and organizational theory.


Smith also was among the first recipients, in 2018, of the University’s new Mid-Career Excellence in Scholarship Award for excellence in teaching, advising and mentorship.


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Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:15pm

Kirkbride Lecture Hall, Room 006
Kirkbride Lecture Hall, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA

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Community, Lectures and Programs



Human Resources


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