April 2018 AMAdBuzz: Managing Up Leading Leaders in Creative Environments

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"Managing Up … is a strong, proactive guide to understanding your boss and taking control of your own career path."

Michael Klein, Past Executive Vice President, MTV and Condé Nast Entertainment

On Wednesday, April 11th, join AAF DC for an engaging seminar with leadership development expert, Mary Abbajay.

Learn strategies to improve your workplace and manage your manager. Whether you are starting a new job, becoming a new manager or rising to an executive level, the takeaways from this discussion will be of value to you and actionable immediately.

Mary believes “managing up” is the single most effective way to accelerate success in any organization, especially creative ones. This lively and interactive presentation provides proven strategies and techniques to increase cooperation and collaboration between those who have different power levels, perspectives, and personalities.

Mary will share insights from her book, Managing Up, including proven ways to:

  • Develop skills, empowering you to forge strong relationships with all staff;
  • Establish strong, productive working relationships with those above us; and
  • Evolve your own careers and leadership skills.

​Special thanks to to our event host, Leadership Greater Washington.

About the Speaker

Mary Abbajay is the president of Careerstone Group, LLC, a full service organizational and leadership development consultancy that delivers leading-edge talent and organizational development solutions to business and government, and author of Managing Up.

Managing Up outlines a proven strategy for managing those who manage us! In this book, Mary draws on her years of experience helping companies and individuals to transform their organizations into positive and productive workplaces. Managing Up is filled with effective approaches for managing your manager based on personality and behavioral preferences.


When: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 // 8:00am - 10:00am
Networking and Registration: 8:00am - 8:30am
Program: 8:30am - 10:00am
Where: Leadership Greater Washington //
1602 L St NW - Suite 950 // Washington, DC 20036 
Cost: FREE for Members // $35 Non-members
April 11th, 2018 8:00 AM   through   10:00 AM
1602 L Street NW
Suite 950
Washington, DC-20036
United States

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Non-Member $ 35.00
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