Thursday, May 16, 10:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Talent (R)Evolution | Peter Sheahan | Founder & CEO, Karrikins Group
In today’s hyper-competitive world, talent is your source of competitive advantage. Join best-selling author and internationally known thought leader Peter Sheahan to learn how to attract, retain, and get the most out of the best possible talent in community association management and leadership. You’ll learn about understanding and setting talent expectations and aligning leaders with the same goals to drive collaboration, and you’ll take home best practices on talent recruitment and retention from some of the world’s most successful companies. Don’t miss this opportunity to be on the cutting edge of this critical strategic issue.
Friday, May 17, 10:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
The Power of Nice: How to Conquer the Business World with Kindness | Linda Kaplan Thaler | CEO & President, Kaplan Thaler Productions
Companies and people with a reputation for cooperation and fair play forge the kind of relationships that lead to bigger and better opportunities, both in business and in life. Learn how best-selling author and advertising leader Linda Kaplan Thaler moved to the top of the advertising industry by following a simple but powerful philosophy: it pays to be nice. Discover how “nice” companies decrease employee turnover, lower recruitment costs, and increase productivity, and get real-world examples to help you create a positive impression, sweeten any deal, and turn enemies into allies in both your professional and personal life.