headliners announced for influence greatness 2018
By o.c. tanner in Culture, Engagement, Insights, and Leadership
From cutting edge behavioral psychology to a world-famous fashion mentor, our headline speakers bring innovative thinking to basic best-practices to show you how to create an employee experience that attracts, engages, and retains top talent.
Angela Duckworth – New York Times bestselling author of Grit
In her landmark research, psychologist Angela Duckworth reveals the importance of character to success in life.
Angela Duckworth is the Founder and CEO of Character Lab, a nonprofit whose mission is to advance the science and practice of character development. She is also the Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, faculty co-director of the Penn-Wharton Behavior Change For Good initiative, and faculty co-director of Wharton People Analytics.
Tim Gunn – Co-host and mentor for Lifetime’s Project Runway
Tim Gunn, legendary figure of both fashion and entertainment, joins Mindi Cox to discuss his T.E.A.C.H. mentoring philosophy and how we can all do more to influence greatness in others.
Whether you’re guiding a high potential employee, instructing a hiring manager, or giving a candidate feedback, effective mentoring is an invaluable skill—one Tim Gunn has honed throughout his career. Before he became a fashion icon as the Emmy-winning host of Project Runway, Tim spent nearly 30 years mentoring as a teacher at Parsons School of Design.
Learn more about our incredible headline speakers and discover the rest of the Influence Greatness lineup here.
Amazing speakers are just the beginning! Register for Influence Greatness 2018 by May 31st to lock in your Early Bird Pricing.