Lunch & Learn Series

Join us Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 11AM to 12:30PM!

Eat. Learn. Grow Professionally.


The Alliance: Managing Talent in the Networked Age

Co-authored by Reid Hoffman, founder/chairman of LinkedIn, The Alliance teaches managers how to recruit, manage, and retain the entrepreneurial employees your business needs to succeed in the networked age.

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Be a part of the discussion on rethinking the relationship between employees and employers.

Tony Cross, training administrator for the Learning and Development Center, will cover the following critical topics:


  • The broken employer-employee relationship. Managers face a seemingly impossible dilemma: You can’t afford to offer lifetime employment. But you can’t build a lasting, innovative business when everyone acts like a free agent.

  • The solution: Stop thinking of employees as family or free agents, and start thinking of them as allies on a tour of duty.

Thursday, April 23rd, 11am-12:30pm

Learning & Development Center | 4501 Leeland Street Houston, TX 77023

Instructor Led: Tony Cross

Price: $0.00

Manager Approval Required: No

Room: 120

To register, click on the following link:

Special Points of Interest:

HEAR BEHAVIOR FACTORS HIGHLIGHTED IN “THE ALLIANCE”

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The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

In this book Patrick Lencioni reveals the basics of teamwork by focusing on the following five areas:

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