2016 Session

Expert Exchange | Are You Ready to be Self-Made?

Do you have what it takes to be a self-made entrepreneur? It’s not just about the potential for financial independence, but financial empowerment is where it begins. It means getting out of survival mode, where you are one problem away from catastrophe. It means changing your mindset from instant gratification to goal orientation. It means being able to sleep at night without worry. How do you get there? Nely Galán … [ more ]

Expert Exchange | The Pie Life: How to Slice it to Find Life Balance

There are many slices in the pie of life, but what are your priorities and how do you meet those goals? Samantha Ettus has worked with thousands of women on their work/life challenges and will share her one-of-a-kind strategies and tactics in this session designed for women looking to thrive professionally and personally. Her easy-to-apply practical and down to earth advice will help you decipher your priorities and inspire you … [ more ]

Expert Exchange | Strategies to Stand Out, Step Up and Get Noticed in a Male Dominated Environment

Austin is a magnet for the best and brightest and you are part of it. In this competitive environment, it is important to stand out, step up and get noticed – not only to climb the ladder, but to have impact. But how do you stand out without alienating others? How do you get taken seriously in a male-dominated room? And how do you remain innovative in a high-pressure environment? … [ more ]

Expert Exchange | Diversity, Equity and Race: Broadening Perspectives in the Workplace

As the conversation around race and diversity in our society today continues to evolve, so does the need to understand how this impacts our roles in the workplace. The focus of this panel is to discuss the challenges, address difficult issues, and how to make room for constructive dialogue when bridging cultural and ethnic perspectives. Listen in to this panel of experts for an honest discussion about diversity in the workplace, … [ more ]

Expert Exchange | Making the Tech Industry a Fit for YOUR Skillset

We’re fortunate to live in a fast-growing market with a rich tech environment, but what if your professional background and skillset doesn’t seem to be perfectly suited for tech? How do you take advantage of the positives associated with tech – the fun, energizing, innovative and forward thinking culture – and make the industry work FOR YOU using your individual expertise and for your career goals, regardless of your professional … [ more ]

Redefining Leadership: The Core Behaviors of Successful Leaders

The most effective leaders are not necessarily born leaders, but share a number of traits that inspire others to follow their lead. Led by leadership expert Angie Morgan, this panel of women has made it to the top of their organizations and will share the four traits of leadership that helped them become the influential leaders they are today. Learn how credibility, authenticity, emotional resolve and confidence will help you find … [ more ]

Transform Your Norm…Success Lies Outside Your Comfort Zone

Lisa Nichols is no stranger to transformation. Her own story is extraordinary – she transformed her life from a single mom on public assistance to a millionaire entrepreneur. Her own struggles have been the inspiration behind her bold mission to teach others that it is possible to do the same. Using her signature systems, Lisa will guide you through this interactive workshop, teaching you how to accomplish unfathomable goals and … [ more ]

ENCORE: Transform Your Norm…Success Lies Outside Your Comfort Zone

Lisa Nichols is no stranger to transformation. Her own story is extraordinary – she transformed her life from a single mom on public assistance to a millionaire entrepreneur. Her own struggles have been the inspiration behind her bold mission to teach others that it is possible to do the same. Using her signature systems, Lisa will guide you through this interactive workshop, teaching you how to accomplish unfathomable goals and … [ more ]

Career Transitions: Pivoting into Career 2.0

This session is for anyone facing the daunting question of what comes next – whether your perfect-on-paper job has hit a plateau, you are considering taking on a new role, are moving into a new company or industry, or even starting or folding your own business. By taking your priorities into account and leveraging what is already working, you can cut through confusion and move more quickly in a new … [ more ]

Living with Intent: Your Guide for Moving From Action to Outcome

Mallika Chopra, the daughter of spirituality guru Deepak Chopra, has been steeped in questions of purpose, fulfillment, and enlightenment for her entire life. As she looked to answer these questions, she struggled with the challenges of guilt and finding balance and serenity as her to-list multiplied by the second. Her tipping point led her to authoring Living with Intent, which is a chronicle of her search to find more meaning, … [ more ]