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KU Professional & Continuing Education Leadership Programs

Professional Edge 2.0

Professional Edge 2.0: On-Trend Talks on Leadership

7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m. Tuesdays at the BEST Conference Center, KU Edwards Campus, Overland Park, Kan.


Back by popular demand, these engaging, thought-provoking, always entertaining fireside-style presentations will leave you equipped with new skills that will immediately broaden your perspective and make you a better leader. Enjoy breakfast and networking opportunities while you share the room with noted leadership experts and like-minded professionals. Professional Edge 2.0 talks are hosted at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park on the first Tuesday of every other month.


Professional Edge 2.0 Series Schedule

May 2, 2017  —  How Mindfully Regulating Attention Can Improve Productivity, Decision Making, and Relationships with Sydney Spears

Instructor: Sydney Spears, Program Director, KU School of Social Welfare

Session Registration Fee: $15

Through learning stress management, mindfulness, emotional intelligence, and neuroscience-based skills, business professionals can advance their ability in problem solving, innovation, and engagement with employees and others with whom they need positive relationships. Learn mindfulness essentials you can use the same day you learn them taught by KU Edwards Campus Social Welfare programs director and mindfulness expert Sydney Spears, Ph.D.

Mindfulness Online Registration:

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Additional Registration Options


Register online through the links above, or use these alternate methods for securing your seat:

Register Online
Click the links in the course descriptions above to register online.
Register by Mail or Fax
Download and mail the registration form to:
The University of Kansas
Professional & Continuing Education
Registration Center
1515 Saint Andrews Drive
Lawrence, KS 66047-1619 or
Fax the form to:
Download a PDF Form
Register by Phone
Call (785) 864-5823 or toll free (877) 404-5823
Register by TDD
Please note that payment is expected at time of registration.

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