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Kirkpatrick, S.A. (2016). Build a better vision statement: Extending research with practical advice. Lexington

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ISPI Potomac Chapter – Presentation

Dr. Shelley Kirkpatrick presented “The Vision Statement – The single most overlooked factor in the HPT Model” at the September 13, 2016 meeting of the International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI) Potomac Chapter.

Book Signing Party

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Academy of Management, Anaheim CA (August 2016)

Dr. Kirkpatrick presented at the leading management conference, sharing results of her vision statement development research. Kirkpatrick, S.A. (August, 2016). Toward a Grounded Theory: A Qualitative Study of Vision Statement Development. Anaheim, CA: Academy of Management Annual Meeting.