Dreading That Difficult Conversation?
Have you been procrastinating about speaking to a co-worker, staff or manager about a controversial issue?
We can help!
On November 19th, our own Wharton alum Debbie Hirsch, Master Coach, will lead us in a seminar on "Managing Difficult Conversations at Work. " In this interactive session, we will learn how to prepare for and execute challenging/uncomfortable discussions.
Date and Time: Tuesday November 19th, 6:30pm-9pm
Location: Mandelbaum Salsburg P.C., 3 Becker Farm Road, Suite 105, Roseland, NJ 07068
Cost: $15 (includes a light dinner)
Debbie Hirsch is an executive coach and communication expert who specializes in collaboration, communication, leadership and change. She has worked with a range of companies, from small to global 100, in a range of industries, including pharmaceutical, financial services, and biomedical/healthcare. Debbie works with her clients to develop high-performance teams and build strong business leaders, helping companies introduce and build collaborative, global mindsets and behaviors. She delivers high-impact coaching solutions to support clients throughout every stage of their careers, from on-boarding to promotions to career transitions.
Debbie provides a big-picture perspective and an emphasis on emotional intelligence and collaboration to position professionals to build strong, lasting relationships and work effectively across all stakeholder groups and project phases. Her ease and knowledge of what works in conflict situations translate to more meaningful coaching outcomes and sustainable skill development for her clients. Through a combination of interactive workshops, as well as individual and small group coaching, she helps clients create engaged, motivated teams in which all members bring forth their best ideas, energy and effort. She also provides direct support in shaping strategic communications and key messaging, ensuring broad-scale engagement.
As a coach, Debbie is known for her ability to deliver keen insights and fresh perspectives in a straightforward style with ease and humor. This translates into an interesting, fun, and trusting experience for clients, resulting in reduced stress, greater work satisfaction, optimal performance and a more optimistic career outlook.
Previously, as an officer and senior account manager in large New York advertising agencies, Debbie managed teams that developed advertising strategy and served as key liaisons between all departments in the agency as well as between the agency and client. Her rich understanding of the corporate world, attuned to its vast possibilities and inherent complexities, allows her to map easy-to-implement success strategies that align her clients’ lived experiences with their aspirations.
Debbie received her BSE from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. She is a CorpTalk-certified Master Coach and did her foundational coaching training at Coaches Training Institute (CTI). She is certified in MBTI and has completed programs on Negotiation and Leadership as well as Difficult Conversations at the Harvard Project on Negotiation.