March 2017 Chapter Meeting
Lenora Billings-Harris, CSP
Embrace the Change… Capture the Opportunity: 15 Sticky Strategies that Engage Today's Diverse Audience
If you want your message to relate to the broad diversity of people in your sessions then learn from Lenora’s fun yet straight forward tips and techniques to help you connect. Her illustrations and suggestions can be applied to any learning environment live or virtual no matter what the topic. It is surprisingly easy!
During this interactive, content-rich and fun session you will discover creative ways to apply the principles and techniques of inclusion that grab and keep your audience’s attention. Join past NSA president, past Global Speakers Federation president and 2016 Cavett Award recipient Lenora Billings-Harris, CSP to enhance your ability to deliver powerful messages that stick long after the session has ended.
By attending this session, you will:
- Discover several easy-to-use tips to engage your audience.
- Participate in brain-mining the speaker wisdom in the room for ideas to enhance your topic’s stickiness.
- Learn the neuro-science related to inclusion and learning.
- Have fun while you learn!
Click HERE for a special video from Lenora Billings-Harris, CSP!
About Lenora Billings-Harris, CSP
Diversity and Inclusion is a full-time focus, not just one topic among many for Lenora Billings-Harris. Whether through keynotes, workshops, or organizational consulting, Lenora partners with clients to help them build effective relationships that leverage diversity in order to increase inclusion, employee engagement, customer satisfaction and bottom-line results.
Billings-Harris is a recognized authority. She has been included as one of the 100 Global Thought Leaders on Diversity and Inclusion by The Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), and was named by Diversity Woman Magazine as one of the twenty top influential diversity leaders in the US. Her award winning diversity leadership research is recognized in academic journals internationally. Lenora recently keynoted at the Inclusion Conferences in Cape Town, South Africa and in Tel Aviv, Israel to share best practices with leaders within business, government, education and NGO communities.
Billings-Harris co-authored TRAILBLAZERS: How Top Business Leaders are Accelerating Results through Inclusion and Diversity, and is the author of The Diversity Advantage: A Guide to Making Diversity Work, 3rd Ed. She serves on the adjunct faculty of the business schools of Averett University and the University of North Carolina-Greensboro.
Lenora is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), a past president of the National Speakers Association, and was the 2014-2015 president of the Global Speakers Federation. In 2016 she became the 37th recipient of the Cavett Award, the highest honor bestowed upon professional speakers in the USA.
Before launching her business in 1986, she held management positions at two Fortune 100 companies, and managed executive development seminars for the Graduate School of Business, University of Michigan.
Please note that this event will be held at the*Guests are welcome to attend their first three (3) NSA-DC Chapter meetings at the discounted rate of $65 per meeting. After your first three visits, you can continue to attend at a special $95 per meeting rate.
Bolger Conference Center at
9600 Newbridge Dr, Potomac, MD 20854.
Please note: Refunds and credits will not be given for meetings and events if you have registered and are unable to attend.