March, 2011, Alliance Meetings

March 1st. ODN-Chicago. This is your brain on OD.

March 2nd. ChAPT. The MBTI Functions: FN.

March 10th. STC-Chicago. Annual Competition awards banquet.

March 19. CODIC. Politics and Organizational Change.

March 18th. NSA-IL. Marketing Strategies that Work Right Now to Fill your Calendar to the Brim.

March 2011
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1.ODN-C. This is your brain on OD 2ChAPT. Function: FN 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10. STC- Chicago Awards. 11 12 
13 14 15 16 17. CCASTD. Essentials of Informal Learning 18. NSA-IL. Marketing Strategies. 19. New date! CODIC. Politics of Organi-zational Change
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31. CISPI. Creating Transforma-tional Experiences.


March 1, Tuesday.  ODN-Chicago. This is Your Brain on OD.

Neuroscience Research Uncovers Hard Evidence for OD Values. As an OD practitioner you know that when an organization pays attention to people; engagement, productivity and innovation tend to increase.
Please join us as Neesa Sweet, former President of OD Network – Chicago, facilitates an interactive discussion that explores key findings about our brains. Neesa will focus particularly on the work of author, consultant and coach David Rock and his SCARF model.

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells, Chicago, IL, Room 407, 6PM to 8:30.

Register at ODN Chicago at (773) 561-4919, Website:

March 2, Wednesday. ChAPT. The Functions: FN. Jessica Worny Janicki is the facilitator.

Description: Please join us for the first in a four-part series on the MBTI Functions. We’ll do a deep dive into NFs; the idealists among us. All are welcome regardless of experience with the MBTI. (NF is the Intuition/Feeling function of MBTI.)

Location: The Evanston Public Library


March 10, Thursday. STC. Awards Banquet honoring annual competition participants and volunteers.

Winners in our 39th Annual Technical Communication Competition will be honored at the STC Chicago Recognition Banquet on Thursday, March 10, 2011. Join us for this special community celebration!

Charlie’s Charhouse, 1180 W. Devon Ave., Elk Grove Village, IL. 5:30-9:30.

Register at: Website:

March 12, Saturday. CODIC. Politics and Organizational Change, Speaker: Philip T. Anderson, Ph.D. 8:30am at Benedictine University, Kindlon Hall, Room 163 in Lisle.

To register go to the CODIC website at

March 17, Thursday. CCASTD. Essentials of Informal Learning. 5:30 PM.

March 18, Friday. NSA-IL. Fabulous Friday Maribeth Kuzmeski, Marketing Strategies that Work Right Now to Fill Your Calendar to the Brim!

Maggiano’s, Oak Brook, 10-2:30.

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March 31, Thursday. CISPI. Interactive Learning: Creating Transformational Learning and Development Experiences. 8:30-10:30 AM, NIU, Naperville.