Crucial Conversations

2024fri15mar9:00 amfri4:00 pmCrucial ConversationsIn-Person Workshop9:00 am - 4:00 pm Event TagsOrganizational Culture,Productivity,Team Building

Event Details

In-Person All-Day Session

Lunch for this program is sponsored by: Baize Financial Concepts

Crucial Conversations happen when stakes are high, and emotions are high. Together we work though key crucial conversation principles with a focus on keeping in dialog so that both parties feel safe and can engage in a productive conversation. During this program we will take some time to understand ourselves first and then focus on others to determine a win-win solution for all.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explore elements of a crucial conversation
  2. Learn about your own style under stress
  3. Learn strategies to turn conversations into actions and results you want

This program is ideal for:  anyone wanting to understand how to navigate difficult conversations in the workplace

About Our Facilitator

Tisha Gierhart was hired as Shafer Leadership Academy’s first Program Director in January 2014. She is primarily responsible for all activities related to the development, delivery, and assessment of leadership programs presented by Shafer Leadership Academy. In this role, she focuses on building collaborative relationships with Shafer Leadership Academy’s participants and partners.

Tisha holds a degree in Business Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. She has worked in the healthcare field for fourteen years, where she developed her skills in leadership, project management and facilitation. Tisha served as an internal coach for IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, where she worked to enhance the patient experience by cultivating a culture of service.

Tisha is an alumnus of Shafer Leadership Academy’s Emergence program and has completed Advanced Facilitator Training. Tisha is a Certified John Maxwell Speaker, Coach and Trainer. She is certified in The Leadership Challenge and has over 40 hours of certified coach training. Tisha is an active member in her community where she serves as a board member for the Jay County Cancer Society and is the Co-Chair of the Jay County Cancer Walk. She enjoys volunteering and is a member of the Portland Evening Optimist and Hickory Grove Church of the Brethren. Her work reflects her passion for making a difference, building relationships, and motivating others. She believes in leading by example and developing purposeful connections.


March 15, 2024 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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