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A Confused Mind Says “NO!” breakfast

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Date: Thu, Mar 14, 2013
Time: 7:00am - 9:15am
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A Confused Mind Says "NO!"
Communicate Clearly - Online and Off

Thursday, March 14th
7:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Plated breakfast served at 7:30am
$30 per person and $200 per table of 8

Members register with Member Services at 312.867.3200
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Pat Smith-Pierce, Ph.D.,
CEO and Founder, The Insight Group, Former CEO & Founder of Power Speaking Consultants. Pat works to empower leaders to be compelling communicators and assist professionals in delivering their message in a way that maximizes not only understanding, but executive presence. Her goal is to build awareness of factors influencing verbal and nonverbal communication.
In this interactive session, Pat will share tips on how to position yourself with a strong, positive approach when dealing with others so you can project a positive professional image.

  • Identify unconscious vocal, speaking and nonverbal habits that negatively influence others.
  • Learn how to develop new patterns to project a professional image that positively influences others. 

Sima Dahl, President of Parlay Communications, is a social media consultant, trainer, and speaker. She helps corporate staffs, business owners, and sales professionals develop a strong personal brand and then teaches them how to unleash the law of attraction on popular social networking sites on LinkedIn.  Her goal is to help people generate referrals and attract more opportunity. 
In this action-oriented presentation, Sima will share an excerpt of her 3-step Sway Factor™ system for social networking success. You'll learn critical steps that you can accomplish in just five minutes a day to:

  • Optimize your social profile
  • Build a vast personal network of brand champions
  • Keep your social visibility high
  • And clearly communicate your personal brand value!