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Levene Speaker Series - Vanessa Bohns

Tue., Feb. 15, 2022 12:00 p.m. - Tue., Feb. 15, 2022 1:00 p.m.

Location: Online

Virtual Levene Speaker Series featuring Vanessa Bohns, Professor of Organizational Behaviour at Cornell University on the topic of You Have More Influence Than You Think: How we underestimate our power of persuasion, and why it matters

Whether attending a meeting, sharing a post online, or mustering the nerve to ask for a favor, we often assume our actions, input, and requests will be overlooked or rejected. Yet Bohns and her research demonstrate that people see us, listen to us, and agree to do things for us much more than we realize - for better, and worse. In this talk, she will use the unappreciated power of a simple ask to reveal why instead of seeking ways to gain influence we should become more mindful of how we are using the influence we already have.

The Levene Speaker Series is *free* to attend, though you are welcome to make a donation to the We for She Award for Women in Business Administration when you register.

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Date ( Add to your Calendar)
Tuesday, February 15, 2022 - Tuesday, February 15, 2022
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

How to Connect
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Kelly-Ann McLeod