Leadership and Culture: Creating a Positive Work Environment

Managers who understand organizational culture and climate can work to create an environment that is supportive, inclusive and values employees. This can lead to increased employee satisfaction, improved morale and higher levels of employee engagement. This foundational course provides managers with the tools and knowledge to lead a successful culture change journey within their team.

You will learn to:

  • Determine the impact of supervisors on workplace culture and climate

  • Implement positive changes to cultivate a supportive work environment

You will benefit by:

  • Improving productivity and efficiency while fostering a healthy work-life balance

  • Growing employee engagement and commitment to the organization

  • Strengthening employee retention and attraction of top job candidates


Any U-M managers or supervisors who would like to learn how to make positive changes to their workplace climate and culture

Topic Area

  • Culture Change
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Self Development

Domain and Expectation

  • Mission
    • Create a shared vision
    • Lead innovation and change
  • Execution
    • Build positive culture


  • Leading a Team


  • Level 1: Awareness

Upcoming Sessions

Code: OL24LCCPWE04

Presenter: Krista Stelmaszek

Cost: $0

  • Tue 6/4/24 10:00 am to 11:30 am
    Location: Online Webinar

Past Sessions

Code: OL24LCCPWE03

Presenter: Krista Stelmaszek

Cost: $0

  • Wed 2/7/24 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
    Location: Online Webinar

Code: OL24LCCPWE02

Presenter: Krista Stelmaszek

Cost: $0

  • Thu 10/26/23 9:00 am to 10:30 am
    Location: Online Webinar

Code: OL24LCCPWE01

Presenter: Krista Stelmaszek

Cost: $0

  • Thu 9/28/23 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
    Location: Online Webinar