By Kathryn Kopchik
LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Bucknell University will offer the workshop, "Dealing with Difficult Behaviors," Thursday, May 17, from 9 a.m. to noon in the SBDC Education Center in the DeWitt Building at 416 Market St. in Lewisburg.
Rhonda Campbell, founder and owner of Jarhon Communications, will lead the workshop, discussing how to handle difficult behaviors.
Topics include how difficult people impact organizations and individuals; a person's role in encouraging or discouraging difficult behavior; the dangers of labeling; the common types of difficult behaviors and what fuels them; and what a person can do to minimize difficult behavior and its impact.
Campbell has more than 25 years of communication experience in training, coaching and management. She has worked with individuals in state and local government, manufacturing, health care, banking, insurance and many other industries.
The cost to attend is $35 per person and includes a one-year subscription to Inc. magazine. Registration is required as seating is limited. To register, call the SBDC at 570-577-1249 or toll-free at 1-866-375-6010; e-mail SBDC@bucknell.edu, or visit www.bucknell.edu/script/sbdc/register.asp. Veterans may attend free of charge.
Future workshop presentations with Campbell include "Marketing and Networking Strategies for Small Businesses" on July 19; and "Leading for Change" on Oct. 18.
Co-sponsors of the Bucknell SBDC business education programs include the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; Brush Valley, Central Pennsylvania, Greater Susquehanna Valley, Middlecreek Valley and Perry County Chambers of Commerce; Watsontown Area Business Association; The Daily Item and Standard-Journal; and Inc. magazine.
The Bucknell SBDC provides free small business consulting services to residents of Juniata, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder and Union counties.
Contact: Division of Communications