Leaders discussed courage, vulnerability and the value of staff at APA event

At a recent “Warm Welcome” event hosted by the Academic and Professional Assembly (APA), UF leaders shared their perspectives and experiences on topics including motivation during adversity, infusing courage into leadership and the paramount role of staff in UF’s endeavor to Rise to Five. Key takeaways from the candid discussion included building motivation through intentionality and recognizing the greater purpose; harnessing courage to stand up for your beliefs; and realizing that we are all educators, regardless of our specific duties.

You can read more about the event here and view the video by clicking below.

The next APA event, Mentoring for Every Stage of Your Career, will be held on Friday, Oct. 30, from 2-3 p.m.