SESSION SPEAKER(S)

16. Rubber Band Resilience: How to Snap Back After Disruptive Events

EML

Thursday, November 9, 2017
 
1:30PM-2:20PM

With quotes from financial services leaders like, "transform or die" or "disruption is king" it is pertinent that changes, especially those from technology, staffing and economic shifts, be embraced. The ability to apply a disruption-friendly mindset to industry transitions will be necessary to move forward, grow revenue and retain personnel. Acquiring with the skill set to move through shifts while continuing to produce is imperative in the next decade. Road blocks and unforeseen adversity, both personal and professional, stretch us every day. In this powerful session Ms. Parry will share how devastating news led her on a journey to discovering the keys to thriving in the face of challenging circumstances. Kathy will inspire and encourage you to stretch, not snap when faced with disruption. Learn the secrets, tips and tactics to becoming Rubber Band Resilient. Known for her candid stories and optimistic approach, Kathy is an expert in creating energetic teams and engaged professionals.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the different reactions to adversity and how to use them to develop a positive outcome 
  • Increase awareness of growth mindset to keep teams engaged and productive during transitional events 
  • Learn to escalate both personal and organizational energy levels to decrease absenteeism and increase retention and productivity