Celebrating High Performing Organizations and Experts in Culture, Coaching, Training, & Engagement!

Eastern Iowa
Cedar Rapids Public Library 450 5th Ave SE Cedar Rapids, 52401
Dec. 20, 2018, 9 a.m.

About this event

Are you a leader, manager, or HR professional responsible for the engagement of your organization? If so, Traci McCausland, Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach, invites you to an incredible day of learning and collaboration in Eastern Iowa!  

Join us at the beautiful Cedar Rapids Public Library auditorium while learning from Paul Allen, Founder of Ancestry.com and Gallup Senior Advisor and over 10 regional experts on best practices in workplace culture, coaching, training, and engagement. These leaders will leave you feel inspired  and supported with new connections and strategies for helping your organization continue on its path of high performance! Further details of the day are outlined below:

Building a Strengths Based World with Paul Allen, Founder of Ancestry - Morning Keynote

In 1997, Paul Allen launched Ancestry to help individuals and families understand their past. In 2018, Paul started Soar to help individuals and teams maximize their future. In addition to this day long learning event focused on collaboration and networking, you’ll have the opportunity to learn more from Paul about his new company, Soar, the next leading platform for human development. Paul will share insights and stories around human development based on his successful career as an entrepreneur and leader in the Global Strengths Movement as a Gallup Senior Advisor. If you’d like to learn about Soar in advance of the session, please visit the website at this link.

Organizational Panel

  • Jenn Bliel, Learning & Development Manager at Van Meter Inc.
  • Dr. Nate Klein, Vice President for Student Success at Mt. Mercy
  • Erin Peterson, Director, Organizational Development at Ruan Transportation in Des Moines
  • Shelly Potter, HR Representative at John Deere
  • Cori Power, HR Director, BerganKDV
  • Heidi Zahner-Younts, Organizational Consultant and Leadership Coach at The University of Iowa

Provider Panel

  • Gale Mote, MBA, CPLP - Trainer and Organizational Development Consultant at Gale Mote Associates 
  • Patti Seda, Leadership and Human Capital Coach at Seda Consulting
  • Dr. Bill Withers, Professor at Wartburg and Executive Minister at Lutheran Church of Hope
  • Heather Woody, President of Heather Woody Unlimited, Inc. 

Join us for an awesome and inspiring day of collaboration and celebration!

Invite a friend or colleague, and join us on December 20 at The Cedar Rapids Public Library. Ticket price includes breakfast, lunch, and plenty of time built in for networking and sharing ideas with other attendees. Whether you are in Human Resources, Learning & Development, Org Development, or a business executive, leader, or manager, this is a uniquely designed day of collaboration and networking you will not want to miss!

Keynotes

Paul Allen

Paul Allen

soar.com

Founder
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Traci McCausland

Traci McCausland

Follow Your Strengths

Owner
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Gale Mote

Gale Mote

Gale Mote Associates

Owner
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Patti Seda

Patti Seda

Seda Consulting

Owner
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Dr. Bill Withers

Dr. Bill Withers

Wartburg College and Lutheran Church of Hope

Professor and Executive Minister
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Heather Woody

Heather Woody

Heather Woody Unlimited, Inc.

President
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When
Dec. 20, 2018
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
 
Agenda
9:00 am Registration and Breakfast
9:15 am Welcome and Introductions with Traci McCausland
9:30 am Building a Strengths Based World with Paul Allen, Founder of Ancestry and Gallup Senior Advisor
11:00 am Organization Panel
12:30 pm Lunch, Networking, & Provider Showcase
2:00 pm Provider Panel
3:45 pm Closing Comments with Traci McCausland
 
Where
Cedar Rapids Public Library
450 5th Ave SE
Cedar Rapids, 52401
 

Organizer

Traci McCausland

Traci McCausland

Soar Evangelist
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