PETER YAWITZ '80: NAVIGATING THE DOS AND DON'TS OF WORKPLACE CULTURE - FEBRUARY 24, 2020
Please join the Princeton Club of Chicago and the Wharton Club of Chicago as we welcome Peter Yawitz '80, a longtime management communication consultant and author of the website Advice From Someone Else’s Dad. Peter will conduct an interactive, informative, and riotously fun session introducing his new book, Flip-Flops and Microwaved Fish: Navigating the Dos and Don’ts of Workplace Culture.
The book is full of great advice and humor for young professionals and anyone else whose questions “What-do-I-do-when…” are rarely answered directly in the workplace. Peter covers everything from how your seemingly innocuous behavior and email tone can lead to lousy first impressions, to how to improve your small talk even when you think it’s icky and superficial, to how to deal with smelly coworkers, passive-aggressive bosses, and credit hogs, to how to ask for a raise or promotion, to what to do when your manager asks you questions from the adjacent toilet stall. Click HERE for Peter's February 6, 2020 interview with the PAW!
Monday, February 24, 2020
5:30 - 7:30 pm
Offices of Mayer Brown LLP
71 S Wacker Drive
beer/wine, and light refreshments will be served, books will be available for purchase
Many thanks to our gracious host: Libby Raymond '78 P12, Partner with Mayer Brown LLP
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Tickets: $5 for PCC Members, $10 for Non-Members
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Peter is a respected corporate adviser, coach, facilitator, and speaker who works around the world with global executives, management teams, and entry-level workers. He is the president of Clear Communication, which specializes in communication and marketing strategy, training, and one-on-one executive coaching for global organizations in a variety of disciplines, including financial services, manufacturing, construction, economics research, technology, consumer products, and marketing. He is an expert in helping people and teams understand different audiences, break down barriers, and communicate effectively and clearly. Peter's Advice From Someone Else's Dad podcast presents interesting topics and guest speakers that share relevant and topical perspectives that can help with many personal and business challenges.
Peter studied Psychology while an undergraduate at Princeton and earned his MBA from Wharton in 1986.