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Few people know the story of Momofuku Ando. From multiple bankruptcies to multiple stays in prisons that included torture and starvation, Ando persisted to finally invent instant ramen noodles, a company now worth 7 Billion dollars. Persistence is clearly important, but is it just something we're born with? Or, is there something deeper to help us become better at sticking with the trials in our way? MORE >
Mike Shereck (PCC), Founder and President, Mike Shereck Group and Transformational Leadership Experience
Growing older, it beats the hell out of the alternative. AND, we are all doing it. For real, growing older is a gift at any age. In a world that seems to value youth over age, I think "they" are missing the boat....One example is valuing youth is, if you think about it, looking backwards, toward the past. Growing older is just that, growing. It is moving forward, it is future based. Join Mike in a celebration of the gift of life, and a celebration of the life left to live.... MORE >
Jack Canfield, author and co-creator of "Chicken Soup for the Soul" and "The Success Principles", shares in his book, 64 "principles" on how to get to where you want to go. Nancy shares examples, stories and her brand of humor to illustrate some of the most important principles that success driven individuals make a daily habit of performing. MORE >
Are you ready for change? Whether change is planned or unplanned, more than likely you need to step outside your comfort zone and do something different. However, leaving your comfort zone is frightening and fear can stifle growth, halt progress, and negatively impact behavior giving the feeling of being stuck. MORE >From her book, The Comfort Zone Illusion and with over 25 years of experience leading personal, professional, and organizational change, Dr. Susan Neustrom presents five breakthrough strategies to move through the stages of discomfort, transform fear to energy, and experience many Ah-ha moments that propel you into action.
Susan Neustrom, Ed.D. author of “The Comfort Zone Illusion-Leaving your comfort zone is not so hard after all.”
If your to-do list is impossible, your stress level teeters on lethal, and you don’t have enough time for sleep, let alone pray, this story of faith in chaos is for you. Kendra Von Esh knows first-hand the unrelenting demands of a corporate executive, caring for her family, and finding time for herself. But when she stopped the madness and made time for God, it all got easier. In her personal story of rediscovering her faith, Kendra will inspire you to live a more joyful life through faith and prayer. She'll show you how letting a higher power take the wheel leads to a more personally rewarding and professionally successful life. MORE >
In This Session Cherise Nicole speaks from a chapter in her book "You Can Soar" on You Have Everything You Need To Succeed! Cherise encourages listeners that they already have everything they need for success RIGHT NOW! She encourages people to stop waiting for "perfect conditions" before moving forward pursuing their dreams. MORE >People are waiting on your creativity, your crazy invention, your amazing recipe, your book, and your home product solution. As long as you're convinced that you need more money, more time, or another degree you'll never get started. It only takes paper and pen to write a business plan, when you believe in yourself, others believe as well and you will attract everything else you need.
Are you eager and excited to go to work? Do you enjoy spending time with your co-workers? Feel appreciated and loved by your peers?
Imagine for a moment that you could answer with a resounding YES to all three questions – how might that impact your health and happiness, not to mention your career? MORE >Studies show that a compassionate culture drives higher levels of organizational effectiveness including financial performance, employee engagement and retention, organizational productivity and customer satisfaction.
Leadership speaker Kendra Von Esh, a retired CIO herself, will share how when you Lead with Compassion you will not only drive profits and performance but also personal gratification.