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February 20, 2020 Program
BOOST YOUR EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE
Emotional intelligence (EI) is a key factor in career and relationship success. By increasing your EI, you will understand yourself and others and become an even more potent change agent at work and at home. SEI can help boost your productivity, reduce your personal stress and job satisfaction, raise more resilient children, and even strengthen your immune system.
In this powerful talk, you’ll learn about the fundamentals of emotional intelligence as well as:
- The purpose and benefits of feeling your emotions
- The impact of emotional intelligence in your career and relationships
- How you can learn and leverage the skills of emotional intelligence
- 11:30am registration
- 11:45am program start (note:this is earlier than usua!)
- 1:00pm adjourn
About the Speaker
Barbara Burgess is COO and CVRO (Chief Vision Realization Office) for the Wright Foundation for the Realization of Human Potential. A corporate consultant, coach, trainer, and specialist in the areas of transformational leadership, transformative education, social intelligence, emotional intelligence and employee empowerment, Barbara has over 22 years’ experience training, educating and marketing in a broad range of industries including healthcare, industrial supplies, association management, financial services, and consumer goods. In her current role as COO, CVRO at the Wright foundation, a personal and professional training organization, Ms. Burgess has been teaching applied social and emotional intelligence to professionals for creating better outcomes, less stress, and more personal satisfaction for over 15 years. Former Director of Internet Marketing for the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and a Brand Manager for the Internet Commerce division of W.W. Grainger, Barbara was a key member of the team who launched one of the first successful business-to-business websites. Previous to her experience at W.W. Grainger, Barbara held sales and marketing positions at Nestle Foods and Peiser’s medical supplies. Barbara has her B.A. from the University of Iowa.
$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
June 2020 Lunch Program
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
After registering, participants will receive an email the day of the event with a calendar invite and virtual meeting credentials.
2020 Annual Meeting & IFMA BUCK Auction
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
536 West Erie
Chicago, IL 60654
Save the Date for this annual tradition to kick off the new program year and cash in IFMA Bucks.
August 2020 Lunch Program
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
8th Annual Charity Golf Outing
9:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Harborside International Golf Center
11001 S. Doty Avenue
Chicago, IL 60628
Date Change! Make plans to join in on the fun and support our charity partner, Blessons for Women.