Azra Khalfan is the head of Plaques by Azra and Signs & Lucite Products, both founded by her parents. A Muslim woman raised by progressive parents in the U.S., as a young woman, Azra still felt the need to conform to her culture. When that life didn’t go as planned,
Chi is in the process of reinventing herself as a stand up comic. In previous iterations, she worked in hospitality, finance, and digital advertising having studied broadcasting in college read more
Are you in a job that is a true dead-ender, or have you’ve been downsized after several years in the same industry, and wish you could try something new? However, you’re convinced you can’t afford to make the change, and you have no idea how and where to begin. In this presentation, learn how to not only make that transition into the job you’re always wanted, but match or exceed the compensation you had been making! read more
Launching a business after 50 is not easy, however it's the best time of your life to do it. Your life experience and skills make you the perfect candidate. You just need to do your homework, take stock of your strengths and weaknesses and form a perfect team around...
Marc has reinvented himself six times, but has failed three times. He will discuss how he recovered from each and managed to make the failure a benefit. The key to recovering from reinvention failure is to fail fast, if you are going to fail, and learn from it.About...
One of the most important skills that successful people develop is the ability to set meaningful and actionable goals and work toward their fulfillment. Yet, too many people never actively plan out what they want their futures to look like in specific terms. As the old adage goes, “If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will take you there” so if you're on a road of reinvention, read more
When you're reinventing, whether as an "intrepreneur" (working within a company) or as an entrepreneur (working for yourself), your creative problem solving skills need to be on high alert. Reinvention isn't only about figuring out your next professional pathway, it's about overcoming obstacles, recognizing opportunities, and turning failures into solutions. During this discussion, our panelists will share their tried and true methods for teaching, triggering, and maximizing your creative problem solving talents and how you can apply them to your career reinvention read more
Moderator - Paula Singer, CEO & Chief Strategist at The Singer Group, Inc., an HR and organization development consulting firm. She has been partnering with individuals and organizations to achieve their full potential, as well as reinvent themselves, her entire...
When you're reinventing, whether as an "intrepreneur" (working within a company) or as an entrepreneur (working for yourself), your creative problem solving skills need to be on high alert. Reinvention isn't only about figuring out your next professional pathway, it's about overcoming obstacles, recognizing opportunities, and turning failures into solutions read more
When speaking about Accion, I often say that we “turn BIG dreams into reality through small loans.” Changing how you earn a living by starting a business is a significant reinvention, and one that only a small fraction of Americans dare to embark upon. My talk will highlight the lessons I have learned from observing hundreds of entrepreneurs that embarked on that reinvention journey and which I hope will be useful in yours. read more
In this presentation, individuals will learn about a successful relationship framework, based on over forty years of couples research, and its application to couples where one or both people are reinventing themselves. Tools and techniques for engaging in effective dialogue and managing conflict will be discussed. read more
How do you look on LinkedIn? There are more than 400 million members on LinkedIn leveraging the power of their personal brand, networks and content to accelerate their career and business. Join us as we show YOU how to claim and differentiate yourself with your professional story read more