- The Power of the Strengths Zone – August 24, 2018, 11:30am to 1pm
Presenter: Lorinda Schrammel
Ever wonder why some tasks are accomplished so easily, almost with very little effort, while other tasks seem difficult and laborious to complete? Ever get so engrossed in a task or project that you lose all concept of time? All individuals have natural strengths and weaknesses. In our society, even from an early age, we are told to work harder to improve our weaknesses. Studies have shown though that maximizing your strengths actually improves performance and attitude far more than working to improve weaknesses. This course will show participants the value of working in a strength zone and how employees are much more highly engaged when given opportunities to work in their own strength zones.
You Can’t Lick Your Elbow: Creative Thinking and Problem Solving – September 28, 2018, 11:30am to 1pm
Presenter: Jill Hudson
Having the ability to use creativity and critical thinking to solve complex problems can often mean the difference between success and failure – and it’s also just more fun! In this highly interactive session, you will learn through individual and group activities to identify and analyze problems under “normal” and “stress” situations, create and sustain an environment that promotes creativity and innovation, and enhance your overall decision making skills.
Ethics and Leadership – October 26, 2018, 11:30am to 1pm
Presenter: Kelly Ogle
The daily American news cycle offers countless stories of powerful but corrupt leaders engaged in all sorts of ethical breaches. Abuse of power can destroy careers, and bring down entire organizations and industries. So how can you rise above the fray and establish yourself as an ethical leader? Join Oklahoma’s own Kelly Ogle, an award-winning TV anchor at News 9, as he shares why ethics are critical for every leader to consider daily, and how he’s been intentional about weaving ethics into every aspect of his career and his life.
The Brand Promise: Why Corporate and Personal Brands Aren’t Mutually Exclusive – November 30, 2018, 11:30am to 1pm
Presenter: Sean Conrad
Your company's brand is one of the most critical factors for its ultimate success. It's the culmination of the organization’s identity, packaged and presented in a way that's pleasing, familiar, and attractive to prospective and recurring customers. Companies aren't alone in their need for solid branding. Personal branding, the art of building a unique brand around yourself as an individual, is just as important. Join Sean Conrad, President of RadVine Strategies in Edmond, as he explores the similarities between personal and corporate branding, and how you can build an authenticity around each.
One Word That Will Change Your Life – December 14, 2018, 11:30am to 1pm
Presenter: Marcy Luter
On New Year's Day, millions of Americans will make the same resolutions that they've always made. A better diet. More exercise. Quality family time. An endless list of goals that are usually forgotten by February. What if you tried a different approach in 2019? What if you discovered one word - a word specifically chosen by and suited for you - that would allow you to become your best and live a life of impact? Come learn how to implement the 'one word' concept in your life, and be prepared to create power, clarity, passion, and life-change in 2019.
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