Lead From Anywhere
Remote teams and employees have existed for years. According to Gallup, the optimal time spent working remotely is between 60-80% to maximize productivity and engagement. Although a commonality in many industries, working remotely has been a stranger to higher education. COVID-19 thrust higher education into remote working without a lot of preparation. In this session, you will learn about strategies and systems to maximize your productivity and happiness while working and leading from afar.
1. Identify freemium resources to increase operational effectiveness.
2. Understand the state of the American workforce.
3. Create a communication and workflow strategy to implement in one’s area.
CEUs: 0.75 NIRSA CEUs
Associate Director of Wellness & Fitness
East Carolina University
Steven A Trotter, MS, is a thought leader, consultant, writer, and adjunct faculty member. As the associate director of wellness & fitness at East Carolina University, he strategically leads university well-being programs at all of ECU campuses. He also chairs the Well-Being Collective, a university-wide advocacy team to develop and promote unified messaging of well-being to help Pirates THRIVE. His expertise is rooted in recreation & well-being with a strong repertoire in leadership and organizational effectiveness, employee engagement, program implementation and evaluation, and strategic brand management. Steven is a 2017 IDEA World Health & Fitness Program Director of the Year Top 3 finalist and presents at numerous national and international conferences each year. He is a contributing author for Campus Rec Magazine, a subject matter expert and blogger for the American Council on Exercise and previously served a 3.5-year term on the ACE Industry Advisory Panel where he represented all university recreation & well-being programs around the globe. He maintains numerous industry certifications including American College of Sports Medicine Certified Exercise Physiologist, American Council of Exercise Certified Health Coach, Group Fitness Instructor, Personal Trainer, and Medical Exercise Specialist. As a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach and through his work and values, Steven inspires teams and individuals to create higher levels of employee engagement, create better systems for success, and create an integrated culture of well-being.
Steven has a master of science in health and physical education from Virginia Tech and a bachelor of science in exercise science from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.