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Navigating Through Change: A Mini-Lesson and Toolkit

Navigating Through Change: A Mini-Lesson and Toolkit

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Change Is Constant. It is part of life and it’s inevitable: We are always evolving and changing, as is the world we live in.  Because change involves an element of loss, the degree and frequency of change we experience can be stressful and strain our sense of self-worth and resiliency. Understanding how we respond to change can help us lead ourselves and others through disruptive change more successfully. This is the purpose of our mini-training on moving through change. (more…)
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Jodi Coochise on Navigating Grief and Loss To A New Normal

Jodi Coochise on Navigating Grief and Loss To A New Normal

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Loss and Grief are A Given In Our Personal and Professional Lives: In 2006, Jodi and her husband, Kris were hiking Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.  Tragically, Kris lost his life in a rock slide. In a talk that is heartbreaking, courageous and inspiring, Jodi shares her hard-earned wisdom about life and her journey through grief and loss. Jodi’s candid approach to loss and grief, something that (more…)
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Gregg Levoy: Answering the Call to Your Authentic Life

Gregg Levoy: Answering the Call to Your Authentic Life

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Gregg Levoy, Author of Callings and Vital Signs: Published in 1997, Callings was the first book to examine the many kinds of "calls" we receive. It is a passionate look at our natural search for authenticity. For example, recall a time when you were called to do something like making a career change, return to school, or leave a relationship. Maybe you felt the call to be something more … more creative, authentic,  or more confident as a leader. (more…)
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Cyclist and Author Karsten Drath on Resilience Training

Cyclist and Author Karsten Drath on Resilience Training

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Resilience Training: How well do you manage life's challenges? Life has its ups and downs; that's a given. However, it's not life's challenges alone that inform our character. Rather, it's how we respond to the inevitable challenges life throws our way. Karsten Drath is the author of several books including "Resilient Leadership" and "Rules of Success." (more…)
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Hollywood Artist and Costume Designer, Kristen Anacker on Mastering Potential

Hollywood Artist and Costume Designer, Kristen Anacker on Mastering Potential

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Finding the Confidence to Own Your Talent: Kristen Anacker, an artist and costume designer for movies and TV in Hollywood, has 49 movie credits to her name. Her many career credits reinforced her confidence in her talent. Kristen got her start by designing costumes for her husband’s rock band. When he left, she had no way of expressing her passion and livelihood ... or so she thought. (more…)
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On Mastering Your Influence Potential with Karen Keller

On Mastering Your Influence Potential with Karen Keller

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Karen Keller is the author of Amazon's #1 bestseller Influence: What’s the Missing Piece. “The key to successful leadership is influence, not authority.” ― Ken Blanchard Who is the most influential person who has inspired you? How did they influence you? Was it their character or did they do something that influenced you to take action? (more…)
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Knocking on Heaven’s Door: An Unwelcome Truth

Knocking on Heaven’s Door: An Unwelcome Truth

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Mark and Cynder Niemela: Life was good. We had high expectations for 2018 and it started off so well. Or so I thought.  In 2014, we bought our dream house in the Oakland Hills. We were close to family and friends and were settling into our favorite activities. Mark was playing golf a couple times a week, had a close relationship with his brother, and we had a new puppy that kept him in smiles. A Sudden Change In Interests and Attitude (more…)
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John King Tribal Leadership Part 2

John King Tribal Leadership Part 2

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Teacher, Thought Leader, and Author of Tribal Leadership: I first heard about John King and Tribal Leadership at a conference. Tony Hsieh, the CEO of Zappos and the bestselling author of Delivering Happiness, presented with John. I was a huge fan of Zappos and was impressed by how Tony held John is such high esteem. (more…)
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