AMA Enterprise Offers Complimentary Government Conference Nov. 1

Dr. Haywood Spangler to provide insights on Critical Thinking at event

Online PR News – 17-October-2012 – ARLINGTON, VA – ARLINGTON, VA – October 16, 2012 – The American Management Association (AMA) Enterprise Government Solutions, the global leader of talent transformation dedicated to providing workplace learning for government organizations, has announced that Dr. Haywood Spangler will be speaking at their November 1 complimentary government briefing, which will focus on enhancing government leaders’ critical thinking skills.

This briefing, specifically designed for government professionals, will provide attendees with the tools they need to develop the critical thinking skills necessary to tackle the unique challenges facing government today. Dr. Spangler, the co-developer of AMA Enterprise’s Critical Thinking seminar for government organizations, will outline a roadmap for developing these important skills, and will facilitate an interactive exercise as part of the briefing, to provide attendees a sample of AMA Enterprise’s Critical Thinking seminar.

The briefing will help government employees to discover how these skills allow you to challenge old assumptions; rethink conventional approaches in the context of today’s realities; choose the right techniques to identify important information, recognize assumptions and draw conclusions; and learn tools and tips on applying critical thinking in the government workplace.

“We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Spangler as the speaker for our government briefing,” said Sam Davis, Vice President, AMA Enterprise Government Solutions. “Critical thinking is a cornerstone of leadership development; training in this area is crucial to helping government organizations retain the professionals they need to stay strong and viable.”

The November 1 briefing will take place at AMA’s Executive Conference Center in Arlington, VA, starting with breakfast at 8:00am. The presentation will run from 8:45-11:30am, and all attendees will receive a complimentary copy of Into the Storm, by Dennis N.T. Perkins. Admission is free for government HR and Training and Development professionals; to register for this event, please call 1-800-262-9699 or click here.

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