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Tuesday, August 18 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Deep Dive on Empathy: How (and Why) to Bring More Compassion to Your Work

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We're excited to talk about empathy as a competitive advantage, because, let's face it, the world needs more compassion right now - and you can help by bringing it to work and redefining success! Join our elite panel of leaders, entrepreneurs, and change makers as they share how empathy at work makes you more productive and innovative and how they course-correct projects derailed by misunderstanding. You'll discover actionable ways to put your own compassion to work and flex that empathy muscle for yourself - even if you don't think you're very good at it right now.

  • Discover how empathy is a key ingredient in harnessing diversity - and how to put it to work to create a more inclusive, welcoming workplace.
  • Learn how to build a corporate culture that attracts top talent
  • Discover actionable ways to flex your empathy muscle as a leader - even if you don’t think this is your strength
  • Discuss how to balance meaningful work with real profit
  • Learn how to avoid the “Empathy Veneer” so that you can genuinely walk your talk

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Maria Ross

Founder, Red Slice
Maria is the founder of Red Slice, a consultancy that advises entrepreneurs, startups, and fast-growth businesses on how to build an irresistible brand story and authentically connect with customers. She is a keynote speaker who regularly speaks on brand storytelling and customer... Read More →
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Terri Givens

CEO, The Center for Higher Education Leadership
Terri E. Givens is a Public Speaker, Political Scientist and a consultant to educational technology companies and educational institutions. In February of 2019 she founded The Center for Higher Education Leadership, a portal for professional development for higher education administrators... Read More →
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Jonni Ressler

Principal & CEO, Eleven 11 Solutions
Connection and curiosity are what drive me in life and business. I love to share my personal and business stories, but more importantly- I have a deep desire to connect with other people at a human level.This has always translated into interesting relationships, and I have learned... Read More →
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Dave Cotter

Chief Product Officer, Leafly
Dave Cotter is the Chief Product Officer at Leafly, the most highly trafficked cannabis website in the world. At Leafly he oversees all engineering, product management, UX, data, and IT. Prior to Leafly, Dave was the VP of Digital Products at Nordstrom, where he oversaw N.com, mobile... Read More →

Tuesday August 18, 2020 1:00pm - 2:30pm PDT