This event is sponsored by the National Communication Association's Training and Development Division and supported by Communication@Work LLC.
This webinar will include a brief presentation followed by a Q&A Session
Dr. Rory McGloin is an award-winning communication professor at the University of Connecticut. Rory’s career in higher education spans 15 years, including engagements with over 10,000 learners to date and 30 peer-reviewed journal publications. During this time, Rory has curated a wealth of knowledge on how the process of communication impacts every element of our lives. Rory’s current work is focused on the use of communication best practices in organizational training and development programs. Rory’s mission is centered around the improvement of employees’ communication skills through an increased value of communication. Rory is also an entrepreneur who owns and operates his own communication consulting firm, in which he shares his expertise with organizations seeking to engage in meaningful transformations through the power and value of effective communication.
Dr. Rory McGloin was awarded the NCA 2020 Top Paper Award for his work “Conceptualizing and Operationalizing a Value of Communication Scale”. Rory, in support with his co-authors, will present a summary of his findings and highlight the importance of value in communication rather than just skill. He will discuss the concept of communication as a core value that can be applied to organizational training and development settings.
The research that will be shared in this presentation earned a "Top Paper in Training and Development" award at the National Communication Association's Annual Convention (November 2020).