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Power Tools for Change

January 18, 2018
11:30 AM to 1:15 PM
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150 N. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60601



In this engaging and immersive seminar, Greg Dekker,  VP Sales Effectiveness, reveals why the pressure for workplace change is far higher than ever before, illustrates the risks and implications of change, and shares a "greatest hits" collection of change management techniques.  Using innovative tools and materials, participants create the plan for a customer getting ready for some big changes!

Learning Objectives

  • Pressures causing changes in the workplace
  • Risks and implications of organizational change
  • Best practice tools and techniques of change management

NOTE: lunch will be served earlier at 11:40pm and the program will end later than usual at 1:15pm

About the Speaker - Gregg Dekker, Sales Effectiveness

Creative communicator and workplace strategist - speaking, consulting and facilitating on innovation, change planning, business development, and effective workplace design.

For most of my career, I've chosen assignments to take underperforming business territories or company divisions and solve how to increase revenue and profits. Next, I've broken down the elements of how the success was achieved and have helped others apply it. Author of BUZZ Making, Shatter!, the Creative Director, S.A.L.S.A., Say Anything, Lead Your Way, and other workshops for discovery. Probably the most fun of these was “71 Million Americans Say Your Cubicle is Stupid.” which I first performed at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore.
Use of tools and an engaging style make client engagements enjoyable, direct and memorable. Prior to professional facilitation and speaking, I served as national sales manager for a major consumer products brand, and as a public strategy consultant.

Registration Fees

$0.00 Associate Member

$0.00 Professional Member

$0.00 Young Professional, Student, or Retired

$40.00 Northern Illinois Chapter Member

$60.00 Non-Member Registration

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