Leading in a VUCA Environment
Date: Sep 22, 2020 Beginning at 2:40 PM
Session Duration
1 Hour and 15 Minutes

Learning Objective
- Understand what VUCA is - Learn characteristics of successful VUCA organizations - Review traits of successful leaders in VUCA environments

Session Description
Today's business environment is no longer a "constant state of change," but rather a turbulent and chaotic atmosphere. We are in a VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous) world. Join Barb for this engaging webinar on what VUCA is, and the meaning of each element. Participants will learn the characteristics of organizations thriving in VUCA and hear examples of effective business cases. In addition, they will learn what leadership attributes are necessary to lead others in these complex and ambiguous situations. Need help with developing leaders to work effectively in these conditions? Barb will provide solutions.

Session Speaker

Barbara Utrup


More About Barbara Utrup

Ms. Utrup has been leading Human Resources departments and doing business consulting for more than 20 years. In that time, she has partnered with leaders to support their strategic goals in the areas of talent management, organizational development, and human resources. Her experience in various industries including healthcare, manufacturing, sports, and non-profit spans from strategy and operations to leadership and team development. Ms. Utrup's strengths include outstanding communication and the ability to build relationships. With a professional, yet relatable communication style and ability to connect with individuals at all levels, she is very passionate about learning and development. She is an active member of the Human Resource Association of Central Ohio (HRACO), a DisruptHR Columbus committee member, and a past Ohio SHRM annual conference planning committee member.