May 10, 2012
On April 22-24, Professional and Organizational Development colleagues from higher education gathered for the second annual Professional and Organizational Development Conference at Wake Forest. The event, hosted by Wake Forest’s Professional Development Center, offered an informal opportunity to bring together professionals in this field to share best practices and to gain insight from each other.
Representatives from Wake Forest, N.C. State, Marymount, Elon, Virginia and UNC-Greensboro participated in workshops and listened to presentations on a variety of topics.
The keynote speaker, Dr. Roger Pearman (’78, MA ’81), spoke on the the “Three Keys to Inspiring People.” Pearman addressed the importance of inclusion, control, and affection in driving engagement in any organization.