Technically Speaking Series

Build a Workplace People Love - Just Add Joy | Technological Leadership Institute

Series Event Date: Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 5:30pm

Location: McNamara Alumni Center - University Hall

Speakers: Rich Sheridan, CEO & Chief Storyteller, Menlo Innovations

Rich Sheridan, CEO & Chief Storyteller, Menlo Innovations

What does joy look like in the workplace? How can businesses and organizations move from a culture of manufactured fear to joy? In this interactive session, author and Menlo Innovations CEO Rich Sheridan answered those questions, sharing his more than a decade of experience leading a team focused on the business value of joy. Sheridan explained what joy looks like, feels like, and how to create an intentional team culture, unleashing the human energy and results you always knew were possible.

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About the Speaker

From kid programmer in 1971 to Forbes cover story in 2003, Joy, Inc. author Richard Sheridan (U-M BS Computer Science '80, MS Computer Engineering '82) has never shied from challenges, opportunities, or the limelight. While his focus has always been on technology, his passion is process, teamwork, and organizational design, with one inordinately popular goal: the Business Value of Joy! Sheridan’s software design and development company, Menlo Innovations has won numerous awards for its joyful culture, and the interest has resulted in the Menlo Software Factory™ giving one tour a day to those wanting to see the joy in action.

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