On February 21, 2013, I was an inspirational speaker for a group of government finance professionals in Arizona. The other inspirational speaker, Alan Maguire, presented a comprehensive economic update both nationally and locally to the group in Arizona.
On February 27, 2013, I am a motivational keynote speaker for the Pennsylvania Association of School Personnel Administrators Conference.
Conflict has a negative connotation for most of us, but not all conflict is negative. Positive conflict is an opportunity to improve communication, clarify what you mean and advance relationships.
We all enter conflict with different assumptions about it. Is it a misunderstanding of facts? Different behaviors or feelings? A disagreement? Divergent viewpoints? Personality differences? Or a values difference?
On February 21- 22, 2013, I am a motivational keynote speaker for the Government Finance Officers Association of Arizona.
Over 150 city budget directors will attend the event at the Prescott Resort and Conference Center, in an audience comprised of finance administrators to accountants, analysts, department directors and some vendors.
February is Heart Month, and I am a motivational speaker for several Go Red for Women Events throughout Texas and Nevada this month. Heart disease is the number one killer of women and the Go Red for Women events advocate for this cause.
On February 8, 2013, I am a motivational speaker for the Miami Children's Hospital Leadership Retreat.
On February 6 and 13, 2013, I am a motivational keynote speaker for the Go Red for Women events in Texas, San Angelo (February 6) and Abilene (February 13).
Everyone has at one time or another experienced an impersonal work environment that robs them of their creativity and the joy of the job. These workplaces make innovation and creativity impossible. It's hard to think outside of the box when your role is too restrictive and refined.
On February 14, 2013 (Valentines Day!) I will be a motivational keynote speaker for the Accreditation Bureau of Healthcare Education Schools (ABHES).