Wellspring unSpeaker Series
Looking for a different type of speaker series? A speaker series that will empower you, challenge you, and help you get what you want personally and professionally? Our speakers will engage, inspire, and provide specific steps to help take hold of your future.
Enjoy unique morning sessions of insight, discussion, and learning from our renowned speakers:
Lisa Codispoti, Senior Human Resources Professional
May 17, 2017 – Dilemmas and Decision-Making: Your Guide to Taking the Right Action Every Time
Ethical decisions are part of everyday life for anyone working in today's organizations. Making good ethical decisions are just as important to success as mastering finance, marketing, management and accounting. Ethical behavior and decision making is required for anyone in a leadership role and in today’s environment, leaders face decisions involving ethics every day. The dilemmas we face today include globalization, technology permeating every industry and new ways of working due to the prevalence of social media in all facets of life. During this session, we will explore ethical dilemmas facing leaders and discuss ways to maintain a high degree of integrity in a world where the rules are constantly changing.
Courtney Gras, Executive Director at Launch League and former NASA engineer
September 20, 2017 - Grit It, Great It, Innovate It
Whether your methodology, process, idea or physical concept is in play, one thing for certain is change. How do you perfect your perseverance through the good and the bad? What does it mean to set the bar and beat it? Be flexible and creative to spark the latest, or achieve new limits with the greatest! No matter if you’re in sales, education or an aspiring entrepreneur, this personal and professional blend into the tact and traits it takes to excel will ignite you and send you over the moon.
Ally Bussey, President, Visit Canton and
Mike Gill, Director, Downtown Special Improvement District
November 15, 2017 – Building a Vision, Making It Reality
At the final event of our Wellspring Unspeaker series, hear from two of Stark County’s innovative leaders as they share their vision and direction of Stark County! From tourism to economic development, Mike Gill and Ally Bussey will challenge you to identify your personal vision and how you can make it a reality as they share their recent stories of advancement and success within the region.
Wellspring UnSpeaker sessions, are $25/each. Class spaces are limited and are likely to sell out. All sessions run from 7:30-9:00 am at the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce (222 Market Ave. N, Canton, OH 44702), and a continental breakfast is provided. Visit LeadershipStarkCounty.org for more information.
“Immensely beneficial self-improvement strategies that will directly impact my ability to do my job well. A few new professional connections who are eager to implement new things we learned alongside one another throughout this series.”
Quote from first session participant