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Why Millenials Won't Do Business With You

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Wed, Aug 15, 2018 @ 11:05 AM

If you are interested in building your business with younger generations but are falling short in spite of your best efforts, you may want to consider this in your strategizing:  

Younger clients do not want to have a relationship with you or your organization.

Millenials look for immediate solutions to their problems, solutions that don't require a relationship to proceed. 

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5 Secrets Every Woman Should Know about Stress

Posted by Julie Morris on Mon, Aug 13, 2018 @ 12:11 PM

Life can be stressful for anyone, but women can be especially susceptible to daily stress from work, family life, and social pressures. Women are more empowered than ever, but also facing unique challenges every day.

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Funny Female Motivational Speaker Judy Croon

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Wed, Aug 08, 2018 @ 10:58 PM

I had the pleasure of watching Judy Croon speak at a Public Service Event. The female motivational speaker and stand- up comedian presented a hilarious speech, Relieving Work-Related Stress with Humor.

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Sample Motivational Speech for Teachers to Kick off the Year!

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Aug 07, 2018 @ 12:22 PM

Summer is in full swing, with fall just around the corner, schools are busy planning back to school professional development events. Every year, school administrators need to find new ways to motivate and inspire teachers. It's important to start the year with excitement and energy, so below are some thoughts pulled together in a motivational speech that can be borrowed to motivate educators.

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Make a Convention an Experience and Attract Younger Attendees

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Aug 02, 2018 @ 06:44 PM

I have been a motivational speaker at over 90 events a year for over 20 years.

The meeting and event environment has evolved a lot.  Today, we compete with online sources for people’s attention. Thanks to the online influence, younger meeting attendees (Millenials or Generation Y or Z) have shorter attention spans, they like immediate gratification, they demand interaction and like meetings that offer an experience.

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3 Tips to Create Motivated Teams

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Wed, Aug 01, 2018 @ 01:18 PM

Leaders say it all the time, he’s just not motivated. Not true. People aren’t, not motivated, we are just motivated by different things.

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Are all Women People Pleasers?

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Jul 31, 2018 @ 12:10 PM

More women are people pleasers then men. We love to support, help and be there when others need us. It makes us feel good. We are there for our families, friends, and colleagues and sometimes have very little energy left over for ourselves.

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Banish Boring Meetings: Innovate

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Jul 30, 2018 @ 12:20 PM

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Ultimately, meetings bring people together and are a great opportunity to innovate. Don't let your meeting be boring and uninteresting. Today, meetings compete with the fast-paced virtual social media world - and the competition is fierce! 

Most people only get the chance to meet once or twice a year, so it has to be relevant and unique.

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Strategies to Double Your Email Open Rates

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Jul 24, 2018 @ 05:38 PM

Email marketing is an effective way to reach your customers - but only if they actually open your emails. Thus, in addition to having a clean, verified email list, it’s important for marketers to make strides towards boosting their open rates. Fortunately, there are a lot of elements to be tested and it’s a lot easier than many assume.

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How to Hire Guest Speakers that Reinforce Your Theme

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Jul 23, 2018 @ 12:57 PM

Annual meetings and conventions shape the story you want to continue to tell throughout the year. Some agendas are a mishmash of guest speakers with diverse topics; others more clearly defined.

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