HOLISTIC LEADERSHIP IN TODAY'S ENVIRONMENT OF CHANGE AND TRANSFORMATION
HOLISTIC LEADERSHIP IN TODAY'S ENVIRONMENT OF CHANGE AND TRANSFORMATION Presented by 𝗗𝗲𝗻𝗶𝘀𝗲𝗣𝗮𝘁𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗸, 𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗱𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗽 & 𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗺𝘂𝗻𝗶𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘀𝘂𝗹𝘁𝗮𝗻𝘁 𝗧𝗵𝘂𝗿𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆𝗔𝘂𝗴𝘂𝘀𝘁𝟮𝟲 𝟲:𝟬𝟬𝘃𝗶𝗮𝗭𝗼𝗼𝗺
Holistic, or systems thinking, is an approach that was designed to help business leaders view and understand the structure, process, functions, and contexts of organizations as well as the environments in which they exist. In this special session, we will investigate the foundation and models of systems theory. We will also discuss how to apply aspects of systems theory when practicing holistic leadership in today’s environment of change and transformation.
𝗔𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁𝗗𝗲𝗻𝗶𝘀𝗲𝗣𝗮𝘁𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗸 Denise Patrick, a leadership and communication consultant, partners with executives to help them find creative and adaptive solutions for organizational growth. With more than 25 years of business and academic experience, Ms. Patrick focuses on individual and team communication, leadership, organizational change, and innovation. Prior to the launch of her consulting business, Ms. Patrick was a lecturer with the City University of New York, Baruch College. She has taught in the college’s department of Communication Studies, and for the Executive MBA, Executive MPA, and National Urban Fellows programs. She has also taught communication at Temple University and Management at the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania.
Ms. Patrick earned her B.A. in Communication from Baruch College, her M.A. in Rhetoric and Communication from Temple University, and is doctoral candidate working on her Ph.D. in Business Management from Capella University.