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First ProfessionalEDGE Workshop Held at Mason’s Arlington Campus


We held our first in a planned series of experiential professional development workshops at George Mason University’s Arlington Campus in March 2013. We welcomed 24 participants to our half-day workshop entitled, “Powerful Communications: Dialogue When It Counts!”

The primary objective of the workshop was to learn approaches to holding constructive … Read the rest

Top Team Building Trends in 2013


ProfessionalEDGE – We like this article from Executive Oasis International about how team building programs are finding their way back onto corporate organizational development and training agendas in 2013. According to the article, some of the key goals and benefits of team building include:

  • Communicating changes in strategic direction, rolling
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Find Your ProfessionalEDGE Here in Prince William County, VA


Bird’s Eye View from The EDGE Center Manager, Susan Johnson – The only thing I love more than working with our clients, is telling potential clients about what we do here at the Mason Center for Team and Organizational Learning and how it can help their organizations.  I was grateful … Read the rest

You Can Find us on Facebook, Too


Don’t forget we’re on Facebook, too.  So, please “friend” us  – www.Facebook.com/TheEDGEatMason – to stay up to date on The EDGE.  Have you been to The EDGE?  We welcome posts and pictures on our Facebook page so be sure to share them.  We’re very proud of what we … Read the rest

“You’re Hired. Now Figure Things Out (With The Help Of This Whimsical Handbook)”


ProfessionalEDGE – We loved this article about the importance of employee on-boarding programs, especially at rapidly growing and innovative companies.  http://www.fastcompany.com/1835546/you-re-hired-now-figure-things-out-with-the-help-of-this-whimsical-handbook .  The Valve employee handbook featured at the start of the piece is certainly a fun read and has been making the rounds on the internet.  But, to … Read the rest

 
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