Cultivate Engaging Workplace Culture

Discounts available for groups

This is an online course, offered via Zoom.

Shaping organizational culture and aligning it to your organizations’ strategy is a huge leadership challenge and an important leadership skill. Understanding what culture is and what needs to be changed are key diagnostic abilities. This workshop will help you get clear about what needs changing and offers some key tools to begin to shape the culture of your organization.

To address our current realities, this course will also discuss how to maintain your workplace culture while working remotely and how virtual environments, such as Teams or Zoom/Google Hangout, can extend the culture. 

As a result of attending this workshop, you will:

  • Understand what culture is, why it is important, and how it can be the biggest barrier to achieving superior organizational performance
  • Be able to describe culture from several perspectives
  • Understand the organizational challenge that it driving your desire to change the culture; or, if culture change is the answer, what’s the question?!
  • Understand the impact of the “shadow of your leadership” on culture change
  • Hear from practitioners in the field about their successes/failures in culture change
  • Develop a high-level plan to address the culture changes you are planning

This class is will be led by CPLG Adjunct Faculty, Rick Rocchetti and Glenn Hesteadt. 

Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply toward tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are four deadlines to submit applications:

  • March 1 (for courses starting between April 1 and June 30)
  • June 1 (for courses starting between July 1 and September 30)
  • September 1 (for courses starting between October 1 and December 31)
  • December 1 (for courses starting between January 1 and March 31)
  • Zoom, NC
    April 9
    Zoom
    Zoom, NC 27599
    View Scholarship Information

    Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply toward tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are four deadlines to submit applications:

    • March 1 (for courses starting between April 1 and June 30)
    • June 1 (for courses starting between July 1 and September 30)
    • September 1 (for courses starting between October 1 and December 31)
    • December 1 (for courses starting between January 1 and March 31)
    View Cancellation Policy
    Course participants who cancel their registration on or before April 01, 2021 will receive a full refund. No refund will be made for cancellations on or after April 02, 2021, but you will receive a transferrable credit to be used within 12 months. Click here to view the School’s full cancellation and refund policy.
    $485.00
    Registration and payment for this course grants access for a single attendee. In order to register a group of attendees, please register each person individually. If you have questions, please contact our registration office at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar, Registration and Client Services Group
919.966.4414
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Jennifer Fulton

Program Associate, Leadership Group
919.962.3609
Lydian Altman
Senior Manager of Leadership Curriculum Development