Successful Influencing—Creating The Support You Need for Your HR Initiatives

  • Thursday, October 06, 2016
  • 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Sheraton Tysons Hotel, 8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA 22182

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Come join us at this month’s HRLF meeting as Stephen Sheehy, Founder and Principal of Keys to the Future, takes us through an engaging session that focuses on effective influencing skills which are critical for creating the buy-in and support necessary for successful HR initiatives. In this interactive presentation, you will learn how to improve your influencing efforts by aligning business strategy, securing stakeholder engagement and effectively managing key parts of the decision-making process.

Session Description Effective influencing skills are critical for creating the buy-in and support necessary for successful HR initiatives. In this interactive presentation, you will learn how to improve your influencing efforts by aligning business strategy, securing stakeholder engagement and effectively managing key parts of the decision-making process.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss why effective influencing skills are critical for HR leaders
  • Discover how to align your business’ strategy with you initiative or project
  • Learn how to engage key stakeholders throughout the decision making process
  • Discover how you can present your best self to optimize your influencing efforts

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Speaker Bio
Stephen Sheehy, Founder & Principal at Keys to the Future

Stephen Sheehy is the Founder and Principal of Keys to the Future, a coaching and consulting company helping leaders and organizations unlock their full potential. Before launching his business, Stephen completed a successful twenty-five year career in Human Resources. During his career, he held key leadership roles in a diverse group of companies including Day & Zimmermann, Exelon Corp., AstraZeneca, CIGNA and Comcast. As an HR executive, Stephen effectively leveraged influencing to secure the support and funding necessary for numerous HR initiatives. He understands the challenges and tensions HR leaders face and offers a practical and experience based approach for improving influencing efforts.

Stephen believes that strong leadership is key to any organization’s ongoing success. His passion is helping motivated leaders, who want to make a difference, strengthen their capacity to contribute. He works with them to unlock potential so that they can achieve the goals that matter most.  Read more about Stephen here:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephenjsheehy

Location 

Sheraton Tysons Hotel

8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA 22182

Free parking at garage and lot at the Sheraton.

Tentative Program Schedule: 

Registration: Time: 08:00 am
Program Welcome (Networking Breakfast): 08:15 am
Program Starts: 08:30 am
Program Concludes: 10:00 am
Informal Conversation time with speakers - 10:00 am-10:30 am

Cost: 
HRLF members: FREE 
Non-Members: $100 

HRLF members may send a substitute to any program they cannot attend and may bring one guest free during their membership year.



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