Title: Blindspots, Curve Balls and Black Holes: A Journey Through Uncertainty
Description: In a certain world, relying on past experience is an easy and acceptable way to operate. In today’s uncertain world, this can mask your lack of confidence and inability to make decisions in a vacuum of certain information. You think we are in control, but you are not. Using practical approaches from positive psychology, neuroscience and behavioral science this talk will show you how to regain the confidence and competence to be ready for anything.
Presenter: Bobbie LaPorte, is Founder and CEO of Bobbie LaPorte & Associates, a consulting firm providing leadership and organizational development services to Fortune 500 companies, global organizations and promising, later-stage start-ups. Before founding her consultancy, Ms. LaPorte served in CEO, COO and CMO roles in several Fortune 50 companies, including IBM, GE and United Healthcare, and led two healthcare technology start-ups. She has an MBA from Harvard, and a Masters in Positive Leadership and Strategy from IE in Madrid. Her current focus is on helping leaders and organizations manage through change and uncertainty. Drawing on positive psychology, neuroscience and behavioral science, she provides a practical approach to building the personal capacity to handle future challenges and be ready for anything. Bobbie offers this break-through program through workshops and keynotes, enterprise-wide learning programs and 1:1 executive coaching and advisory services.