Join us for the MEET and LEARN series event for young professionals. Our meetings are focused on business, personal and professional development issues that will give everyone something to talk about. Each event will feature a guest speaker that will bring you bite sized insights and thought leadership followed by a networking session.
Wednesday, January 23, 2018, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
MEET and LEARN - The Power of Persuasive Communication
Speakers: Rebecca Maxwell and Graham Dobbin (Asentive NY)
The Kosciuszko Foundation: 15 E 65th Street, New York, NY 10065
Registration fee: General Admission - $25/ KF Members - $20
Registration fee includes wine, light refreshments and guest speaker.
You probably didn't realize how much you'd have to speak as an entrepreneur. You have to speak intelligently about your business to clients, vendors, prospects and even acquaintances at parties and other functions. Whether it's one person asking, "What do you do?", or hundreds of students in an audience, how you speak about your business can make or break it.
Rebecca Maxwell has 25+ years experience of leading and managing people, teams and projects in the challenging world of government and public services. Her experience as deputy Chief Executive of a $400M 4000+ employee organization has given Rebecca the ability to see issues not only from strategic and operational perspectives, but also to gain a deep understanding of the importance of people in delivering business success.
Graham Dobbin is an experienced trainer, business coach, consultant and public speaker. But more than that, he is someone with a passion for developing people – in their working and their personal lives. Graham has a track record of delivering outstanding results for clients.