KEYNOTE SPEAKER, Jessica Rector
Ignite the Burned Out: How to Lead Disengaged Employees
Jessica’s mission is simple: Transform Lives.
As the top burnout expert, Jessica Rector, MBA is the authority on tackling your inner game and turning it into outer success and positive action! As a former TV talk show host and an award winning #1 top sales performer at a Fortune 100 company, Jessica uses her company’s research to help organizations, leaders, and teams to fire up your thinking, extinguish burnout, and ignite your people, while having a lot more fun.
Jessica has three college degrees, including an MBA, and has written nine books. As a #1 best- selling author, she has worked with clients such as NBCUniversal, the Dallas Mavericks, and American Airlines and has been seen on ABC, NBC, CBS, and FOX for creating change.
Jessica also enjoys learning about the exciting world of Transformers, so she can carry on real conversations with her six-year-old son, Blaise, who is a #1 best-seller author and the youngest published author in the United States.
Evidence-Based Talent Development
Presenter: John A Kostek
Session: 10:10 AM - 11:10 AM
In an era rampant with fake-news, gaslighting, and propaganda, how do you know your methods, procedures, and recommendations are the best? How do you evaluate the quality of potions and snake oils? Science.
You know the methods are the best if scientists have studied the methodology and repeatedly demonstrated an effect. But keeping up with scientific literature to support your recommendations and methodology is no small effort. I have assembled some of the strongest evidence available for Talent Development Professionals that will be available for you to review.
Specifically, we will review: