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Keynote Speaker Mike Walsh

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Wed, Mar 04, 2015 @ 08:02 AM

According to the luncheon Keynote Speaker for the Human Resources Professionals Association conference, Mike Walsh, we are now seeing the first generation in history who won't grow up like their parents. Our world will change drastically before most children reach adulthood.
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Motivational Speaker for Oregon Municipal Finance Officers

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Mar 02, 2015 @ 01:41 PM

On March 11, 2015, I am a motivational speaker for the Oregon Municipal Finance Officers Conference at the Salishan Resort, Oregon.

Approximatley 300 finance directors from city, municipal, county government as well as special districts ( water, sewer, fire) will attend.

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Conflict Management Workshop Activities

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Feb 26, 2015 @ 12:54 PM

Conflict is a natural and inevitable part of life. Emotions escalate because many people have not been taught to resolve confict in a cooperative non aggressive way.

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Motivational Speaker for Rural Water Association of Utah

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Feb 24, 2015 @ 09:42 PM

On February 25, 2015,  I am a motivational speaker for the Rural Water Association of Utah. The event takes place at the Dixie Center in St. George, Utah.

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Attitudes that Lead to Safety Infractions

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Feb 19, 2015 @ 03:27 PM

I recently was a motivational speaker for a corporate safety conference. The event featured a ceremony where the CEO proudly handed out Rewards for Safety on the job. If employees maintained a certain safety record, they were given monetary rewards.

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An Excellent Safety Motivational Speech

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Feb 19, 2015 @ 09:20 AM

I recently saw a motivational safety speaker, Billy Robbins at a Safety Conference. His Safety Motivational Speech was effective and well designed to compel the audience to make safety a priority.

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Motivational Speaker for NJ Child Support Conference

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Feb 17, 2015 @ 02:30 PM

On March 5, 2015, I am a motivational speaker for the NJ Child Support Council Conference at Bally's Atlantic City, NJ Hotel.

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4 Types of Difficult People to Look Out For

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Fri, Feb 13, 2015 @ 02:21 PM

People come in all shapes and sizes and varying degrees of complexity. However, it helps to understand and be aware of some of the below energy sucking folks.

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Conflict isn't the End, it's the Beginning

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Feb 12, 2015 @ 09:18 AM

Biologically we prefer people most like ourselves. To live in long term bliss, opposites don't attract- they repel one another. It is just easier to share space with someone who agrees with you, likes what you like, and has similar values and preferences.

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Seize Opportunity in an Unpredictable World

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Feb 10, 2015 @ 02:25 PM

On January 22, 2015,  I had the pleasure of watching keynote speaker Frans Johansson speak to the Human Resources Professionals Association in Toronto, Ontario.
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