TOPIC: Have you every wondered why you can communicate effectively with some people and not at all with others? Effective communication is more than just the message that we send or the message that others receive. Our preferred communication style impacts how we share information. Communication styles also act as a filter when receiving information. When we are unaware of the style preferences that others have, our message may be lost, or worse - misunderstood.
DATE: March 12
TIME: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
PLACE: United Way
1100 9th St., Suite 100, Room B/A
Des Moines, IA 50314 map
Do you ever feel fortunate to live in a time with so many choices, but also overwhelmed by them? Nothing stalls our growth like the inability to make decisions - except perhaps the ability to make decisions but then question them endlessly. In this interactive session, you will learn a powerful 3-step model to help you make confident, powerful decisions in all aspects of your work and life - from deciding what to have for lunch to whether or not to switch careers.
LOCATION: West Bank
1601 22nd St.
West Des Moines, IA 50265 map
DATE: April 16, 2014
TIME: 11:30 am—1:00 pm
Networking begins at 11:30; meeting starts at noon.
COST: $20 for members | $25 for nonmembers | $10 for students
MENU: In the Bag—Fajita Wrap and Salad Bar (dessert included)
RSVP deadline: 12:00 p.m. Monday, April 14th
You may cancel a reservation before the deadline at no charge.
Biography: Christi has a doctorate in Human Resource Development, a Master's in Human Resource Management, and is a certified executive coach through both the College of Executive Coaching and the International Coach Federation. Christi works with a variety of Fortune 500 companies, academic institutions, and small businesses and is widely published, including a chapter in the book, Improving Performance In The Workplace (Wiley, 2010). She is active in her community and was a recent recipient of the Forty Under 40 award for contribution and leadership.
Date: April 16, 2014
2100 Westown Parkway David L. Miller Conference Room West Des Moines, Iowa 50365 Map and Directions