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Motivational speakers for Kansas parks and recreation conference

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Feb 01, 2016 @ 12:00 PM

On February 2, 2016, I am the opening motivational speaker for the Kansas Parks and Recreation Conference. The event, taking place at the United Wireless Arena in Dodge City, Kansas, will draw in over 250 parks and recreation directors and program coordinators from across Kansas.

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9th Annual Energetic Women Conference

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Fri, Jan 29, 2016 @ 02:35 PM

On June 15, 2016, I am honored and excited to be a motivational speaker for the 9th Annual Energetic Women Conference. The event, held at the Hyatt Regency in Houton, Texas, attracts over 400 men and women in the energy field.

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Show Me meaningful work, Not the Money

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Jan 26, 2016 @ 10:37 AM

One cynical audience member recently announced to me that people don't care what kind of work they do as long as they're being paid to do it. I respectfully disagree.
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employee morale: If You Don't Care, they Won't Care

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Jan 21, 2016 @ 02:43 PM

When organizations treat people poorly, they will treat others the same in return. Morale, work ethic and customer service will take a sharp, downward slide.

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the upbeat or beaten up workplace?

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Jan 18, 2016 @ 01:56 PM

 Some people have had the experience of belonging to a high energy team that has endless vitality and thrives on teamwork. Here, work is meaningful, purposeful and fun. Time flies by.

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How to Interview & hire fun, enthusiastic people

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Jan 14, 2016 @ 12:06 PM

Talk Today - Request a Call If you want to hire fun, enthusiastic people (& who doesn't ?) forget about formal questions about skill and background- you can read this in a resume. Instead, ask people about their passions. Here, you will find well rounded eclectic people who can drive your business forward.

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How to Have Fun at Work

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Wed, Jan 13, 2016 @ 12:15 PM

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When being fired is a favour

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Jan 11, 2016 @ 12:13 PM

If you have a cranky staffer, it may be best to cut her loose before her bellyaching infects others.

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Motivational Speaker for Human Resources Professionals Association

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Fri, Jan 08, 2016 @ 04:26 PM

On January 20, 2016, I am a motivational speaker for the Human Resources Professionals Association Conference in Toronto, Ontario. This is the premiere event for HR professionals in Canada.

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Motivational speaker for SHRM

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Jan 04, 2016 @ 12:14 PM

Buy The Book  On January 7, 2016, I am speaking for the SHRM ( Society of Human Resources Managers) Jacksonville, chapter master speaker series. The organization is focused on Advancing and Serving the First Coast Workforce and it's members include HR professionals from the First Coast Area.

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