How Personality and Learning Styles can Impact Professional Success

November 13, 2014

Stick figure standing in front of a mirror

The ability to learn rapidly and communicate effectively is key to success in both the academic and work environments.  Join Dr. Saundra McGuire as she presents information on visual vs. auditory learning as well as extrovert vs. introvert personality types.  Discover why it is important to know your style and type, as well as those of your colleagues, to achieve professional success. 

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What You Will Learn:

  • Characteristics associated with the different learning styles and personality types
  • Popular instruments used to determine learning style and personality type
  • Strategies for maximizing effectiveness of groups with a diversity of learning styles and personality types

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Saundra McGuire
Louisiana State University

Patricia Simpson
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign