with Nadia Rubaii and Munna Rubaii
Monday, February 26, 2018
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fee $70, includes refreshments
Borg Warner Conference Room, Tompkins County Public Library,
E. Green St. at S. Cayuga St., Ithaca (driving and access directions below)
Presented by the Human Services Coalition
Co-sponsored by the Tompkins County Public Library
IN THIS WORKSHOP, YOU WILL LEARN THE FUNDAMENTALS AND PRACTICAL TECHNIQUES OF COACHING TO
STRENGTHEN YOUR LEADERSHIP SKILLS AND HELP YOUR WORK TEAM GROW AND SUCCEED.
Coaching has become an essential competency for leaders at all organizational levels. A strong leader-coach can guide
individuals and teams through workplace challenges, help improve performance, and accelerate careers.
- Learn the fundamental principles of leadership coaching and the skills necessary to coach others to high
- Diagnose how best to respond to different employees, with particular emphasis on determining the circumstances
under which coaching or delegation would be more appropriate.
- Learn how to deliver effective feedback that promotes constructive outcomes.
- Gain greater self-awareness through coaching and furthering your own professional development.
About the Presenters:
Nadia Rubaii, Ph.D., is associate professor and chair of the Department of Public Administration at Binghamton University.
She has more than 20 years of experience teaching graduate courses and professional workshops on all aspects of human
resource management. She has worked with leaders of local government and nonprofit organizations throughout the United
States and abroad to improve their hiring processes and decisions, overhaul their performance appraisal processes,
increase communication skills among supervisors, and to more effectively manage increasing diversity within the workplace
and in the community.
Nadia has given plenary presentations at numerous national and international conferences. She grew up in the CortlandIthaca
area, attended school at what was then SUNY-Binghamton, and then worked for more than 15 years in southern
New Mexico. She returned to upstate New York in 2004 to be closer to family members, several of whom still reside in
Munna Rubaii recently retired from the New York State Office of Children and Family Services after 32 years of
service. Initially a direct care provider in both secure and limited secure juvenile residential facilities, she capped her state
career as a training manager, responsible for supervising regional training centers and providing training to facilities and
offices throughout central and northern New York. Munna has also worked as a private consultant since 1995.
Munna is a certified practitioner of the Meyers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), Step I and Step II. She has a Bachelor of
Science degree from Cornell University and a Master of Science degree from the State University of New York College of
Environmental Science and Forestry.
All registration sales are final – we are unable to refund fees or transfer fees to another workshop for missed sessions. At times a workshop may be cancelled due to inclement weather or other issues. If this occurs, we will post the cancellation on our website: www.hsctc.org/workshops, email all registered participants, and refund
any prepaid fees. If you plan to walk-in, please check our website for the most up-to-date information prior to attending.
Limited scholarships are available to agencies whose non-profit board and staff members cannot attend without one. To
request a scholarship, email: email@example.com in advance of the workshop.
Coffee, other drinks, and snacks are provided at all workshops; lunch is not provided. Attendees at sessions in the Borg
Warner Room may leave and eat lunch on the beautiful Ithaca Commons.
Please notify us if you have any special needs; the Coalition wishes to make its workshops accessible to everyone.
For the comfort of everyone, HSC workshops are fragrance free. We appreciate your cooperation.
The Coalition is a United Way agency