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Category Archives: Speaking
Leslie Grossman: Link Out: Solutions in a Digital World for Old School Success
Just how important is relationship-building to business, despite it not being part of your job description? A firm believer in relationships and collaboration, Leslie Grossman, author, entrepreneur, and co-founder of the Women’s Leadership Exchange, speaks of the importance of face-to-face communication today.
She talks about her book “Link Out”, which has her findings on the best ways to connect with people in order to further your business and career. She discusses as well what she discovered to be the common factor most successful women have.
Barbara Stanny: Prince Charming Isn’t Coming – How she lost everything, got it back, and then some!
Ever wonder how women with six-figure salaries ended up so successful?
Learn their secrets from Barbara Stanny, a best-selling author who has been featured on CNN, Fox, CNBC, and other notable publications. She talks about how financially successful women have understood the concept of power from a female perspective, and how they have harnessed that in order to have financial independence.
She relates her own personal and devastating experiences with money,
Mindy Mackenzie: C-Suite “Velvet Hammer” Who Continues to Surprise in Her Career
Surviving – and succeeding – in corporate America while adapting to the different business cultures of Walmart, Campbell’s and Jim Beam. That’s what our guest, the “Velvet Hammer”, Mindy Mackenzie has done. She’s a speaker, author, CEO consultant and lecturer.
In this episode, Mindy shares the success she had when her executive team delivered a 106% return to Beam, Inc. in a span of 4 years.
Then, Mindy talks about her decision to take a step back from the corporate world to pursue other activities.
Chris Tieri: Achieving Your Goals thru Grit and Relationships
If there are two words that clearly define Chris Tieri, that’ll be grittiness and tenacity. But it’s the relationships she forges with clients that truly have brought her success.
In this week’s episode, Chris brings us back in time when she had to brave the rain to make anappointment with a creative director she’s been following for so long. She’ll show us why sometimes, talent and skills can only do so much.