LIVE2LEAD : Livingston Parish - The John Maxwell Company
LIVE2LEAD in Livingston Parish
Presenting Sponsor - Blount General Contractors
Are you ready for a SHIFT? Join us for LIVE2LEAD where 4 dynamic speakers will teach you how to master "The Art of the Shift".
Live2Lead is a leader development experience designed to equip you with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways. You'll breathe new life into your leadership during this information-packed half-day event.
Learn from world-class leadership experts and return to your office ready to implement your new action plan and lead with renewed passion and commitment.
LIVE2LEAD is offering a general CEU (Continuing Education Unit) to anyone attending the event. A .35 CEU will be awarded from the University of North Georgia and will be an internationally accepted credit.
Speaker Topics Include:
John C. Maxwell | What Kind of Shifts Every Leader Should Make
Carly Fiorina | The Art of Recognizing the Opportunity for a Shift
Daniel Pink | The Art of Knowing the Right Time to Make a Shift
Debra Searle, MBE | The Art of Courageously Choosing to Make a Shift
JOHN C. MAXWELL
Leadership expert, bestselling author, and coach
John C. Maxwell, the #1 New York Times bestselling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 26 million books, was identified as the #1 leader in business by the American Management Association, and the world?s most influential leadership expert by Business Insider and Inc. magazines in 2014. In that year, John also received the Mother Teresa Prize for Global Peace and Leadership from the Luminary Leadership Network. His organizations ? The John Maxwell Company, The John Maxwell Team, and EQUIP ? have trained more than 6 million leaders in every nation.
Founder and Chairman of Unlocking Potential
Carly is a true leader and a seasoned problem-solver. She is a passionate, articulate advocate for entrepreneurship, innovation, and effective leadership. Carly started out as a secretary for a small real-estate business and eventually became the first woman ever to lead a Fortune 50 company. Carly was recruited to lead HP in 1999, during the worst technology recession in 25 years. While there, she re-focused the company on innovation and market leadership again. Under Carly?s leadership, revenues grew, innovation tripled, growth quadrupled, and HP grew to become the 11th largest company in the
After leaving HP, Carly focused her efforts on giving back. Prior to announcing her candidacy for the Republican nomination for President in 2015, she served as the Chairman of Good360, the world?s largest product philanthropy organization, and as Chairman of Opportunity International, a Christian-based organization that lifts millions out of poverty around the globe through micro-finance. She also founded the One Woman Initiative in partnership with Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, to engage and empower women in Pakistan, Egypt, India and the Philippines through increased access to economic opportunity.
Best-Selling Author, To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others, Drive and A Whole New Mind
Daniel H. Pink is one of the best-selling nonfiction authors of the last decade. His books on work, business, and behavior have been translated into 35 languages and have sold more than 2 million copies worldwide.
His books include: When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing (January 2018), To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others, Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us, A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future, The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You'll Ever Need, and Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself.
Pink was host and co-executive producer of Crowd Control, a National Geographic Television series on behavioral science. He also appears frequently on NPR's Hidden Brain, the PBS NewsHour, and other TV and radio networks in the US and abroad.
He has been a contributing editor at Fast Company and Wired as well as a business columnist for The Sunday Telegraph. His articles and essays have also appeared in The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, The New Republic, and other publications. In 2007, he was a Japan Society Media fellow in Tokyo, where he studied the country's massive comic industry.
In 2015, London-based Thinkers50 named him, alongside Michael Porter and Clayton Christensen, as one of the Top 10 business thinkers in the world.
His TED Talk on the science of motivation is one of the 10 most-watched TED Talks of all time, with more than 19 million views. His RSA Animate video about the ideas in his book, Drive, has collected more than 14 million views.
He currently serves on the advisory boards of Hubspot, Heleo, Betterment Institutional, and RiseSmart.
Before venturing out on his own nearly 20 years ago, Pink worked in several positions in politics and government, including serving from 1995 to 1997 as chief speechwriter to Vice President Al Gore.
He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Northwestern University, where he was a Truman Scholar and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and a Juris Doctor degree from Yale Law School. He also received honorary degrees from Georgetown University, The Pratt Institute, the Ringling College of Art and Design and Westfield State University.
DEBRA SEARLE, MBE
Professional Adventurer and Serial Entrepreneur
Debra Searle is a professional adventurer and serial entrepreneur. Her expeditions have included rowing solo and unsupported across the Atlantic and sailing around Antarctica. As well as other expeditions across the globe, she has also launched four companies, is a published author, has worked as a host for the BBC and won gold medals for Great Britain at World Championship level. Debra?s spirit of adventure gained her an MBE from Her Majesty the Queen and a place on the board of The Duke of Edinburgh?s Award. She later co-founded the Business Women?s Network Forum which meets at Buckingham Palace.