RESCHEDULED: Bring Your Brain to Work
How can research in cognitive science on motivation, social interaction, and cognition be used to become more effective at managing your career? Join Art Markman, PhD (The University of Texas at Austin) as he scientifically explores the stages of looking for a job, succeeding at work, moving to the next position - and how to be more resilient in the face of challenges at work, including the loss of a job. Markman's talk will also include the role of core values in the enjoyment of work, factors that improve negotiation, key psychological facets of leadership, and principles of effective communication.
Art Markman, PhD is the Annabel Irion Worsham Centennial Professor of Psychology, HDO, and Marketing at the University of Texas at Austin as well as the executive director of the IC2 Institute. He has written over 150 papers on topics including reasoning, decision making, and motivation. Art brings insights from cognitive science to a broader audience through his blogs at Psychology Today and Fast Company as well as his radio show/podcast Two Guys on Your Head. He has written several books including Smart Thinking, Smart Change, Brain Briefs, and Bring Your Brain to Work. When Art isn't at home or spending time with his family, he can be found playing saxophone in the ska band Phineas Gage.
Continuing education hours provided by MSF are designed to meet the CE requirements for psychologists, licensed psychological associates, licensed professional counselors, licensed marriage and family therapists, social workers, teachers, educators, and school counselors. Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors Provider No. 935. Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners Provider No. CS-3834. Texas Education Agency Provider No. 501136.