2015 Session

ENCORE: How to Use Body Language to Influence Human Behavior and Enhance Your Presence

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. Effective application of rapport building and people-reading skills are essential to succeed in today’s world. Leaders with presence have the ability to influence others through interpersonal relationships, are open to meeting new people, can establish rapport and can find a way to connect with others. Award-winning “human lie detector” and communications expert Janine Driver will help you better … [ more ]

30 Days to a Better Brain: Tips for Improving Your Memory, Concentration, Mood and Overall Well-Being

When it comes to aging, most of us understand how to keep our bodies healthy and fit, but few of us know where to begin when it comes to taking care of our brains. Do you want to improve your memory, sharpen your thinking, increase your attention span and boost your mental energy? Attend this session and learn healthy living tips, step-by-step exercises, recipes and a thirty-day program for maximizing … [ more ]

Transitions and Risk Taking: Lessons Learned While Becoming Brave

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. Are you looking to start a second career but nervous about what to do? Have you been in finance for a decade and are scared to change industries but desperately need a change? Do you want to retire but fear the uncertainty of the extra hours in a day? Are you scared to leave the stability of corporate … [ more ]

A Modern Girl’s Guide to Personal Finance: The Five Investment Decisions That Can Make (or Break!) Your Portfolio

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. Do you ever wish someone would just make the world of investing simple and understandable? Financial expert Manisha Thakor will do just that. Together you will explore: • How and why driving in the “right lane” of Wall Street can be such a powerful investment strategy; • A simple rule of thumb for how to allocate your hard-earned … [ more ]

Secrets for Winning at Work: The Handbook for Emerging Professionals and Career Success

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. It’s not easy to enter the workforce today. For the first time in history, four generations are sharing the workplace — and sometimes it feels like they are living in four different worlds. Designed for millennials and newer professionals entering or re-entering the workforce, this session will help you navigate the workforce and build a meaningful career. Featuring … [ more ]

Strategize to Win: The New Way to Start Out, Step Up or Start Over in Your Career

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. Whether we’re starting out, striving toward a promotion, or looking for a new opportunity, the working world isn’t what it used to be. Wall Street veteran Carla Harris knows this, and will offer you the tools you need to get started, get “unstuck” from bad situations, redirect momentum and position yourself to manage your career no matter the … [ more ]

ENCORE: Courageous Innovation™: Innovating in Your Organization, Your Team and Your Career

How do some companies innovate quickly and easily while others struggle with slow-moving decisions and missed market opportunities? After over 5,000 interviews across organizations in all industries and from around the globe, results reveal the defining characteristic of successfully innovating cultures is courage. How do organizations create courageous cultures and ignite the innovation within teams? How do we as leaders create courageous innovation within our work groups and our own … [ more ]

Life Balance Survival Strategies in a “Lean In” World: Real People, Real Stories, Real Solutions

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. In a world that has become increasingly faster-paced, over-connected and with no boundaries, the notion of balance is insane and impossible to achieve. Rather than attempt the impossible, this session will offer a blend of practical advice and inspiration to attain a new equilibrium, redefine your goals and priorities, and try to attain some sanity. Whether you are … [ more ]

How to Use Body Language to Influence Human Behavior and Enhance Your Presence

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. Effective application of rapport building and people-reading skills are essential to succeed in today’s world. Leaders with presence have the ability to influence others through interpersonal relationships, are open to meeting new people, can establish rapport and can find a way to connect with others. Award-winning “human lie detector” and communications expert Janine Driver will help you better … [ more ]

Small Changes, Big Results: Your Journey to Physical and Emotional Wellness

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. This session won’t focus on cutting all the carbohydrates out of your diet, or replacing every single gram of sugar with omega-3 fatty acids, or urging you to do 100 sit-ups a day, or getting on the treadmill whenever you have a free second. In fact, it’s not about any of the total lifestyle-replacement gimmicks — whether diet, … [ more ]