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Monday, September 30, 2019

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Welcome to Leadership Experience! Named after his famed hit, Ole Red was opened by Blake Shelton and has drawn stellar talent and frequent celebrity guest appearances to this bar on Nashville’s famous Broadway and in the heart of Honky Tonk Row. Enjoy dinner and drinks while mingling with peers and listening to Nashville’s most talented artists.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

8:00 a.m.


9:00 a.m.

Corporate One Welcome
Melissa Ashley, President/CEO, Corporate One FCU

9:15 a.m.

Go with Your Gut: Insightful Decision-Making in an Over-Thinking World
Shelley Row, P.E., CSP, Insightful Leader

You strive to make data-driven decisions, but in this fast-paced and complex environment, decision-makers must see beyond the data to understand and leverage the hidden influences inside them that take control over decision-making whether they know it or not. This highly-interactive, thought-provoking program takes the mystery out of intuition.

Discover how to strip away the "touchy-feely" and replace it with practical techniques. Open new avenues of awareness for managing decision-making whether mired in analysis paralysis or overly reactive. Plus, you learn how to enable "aha" moments when you need them most.

Learning objectives:

  • Learn how your brain communicates through gut feel to influence your decision-making whether you know it or not.
  • Limit and stop over-thinking by resolving the forces that freeze decision-making.
  • Discover proven techniques to recognize and slow triggered reactions before you respond and regret them.

10:45 a.m.


11:00 a.m.

How Your Personal Strengths Amplify Your Leadership Effectiveness
Lisa Cummings, MBA, Lead Through Strengths

More than 20 million professionals have taken the Gallup CliftonStrengths (formerly StrengthsFinder) assessment, which measures your individual natural talents with 34 themes. In this workshop, you will review your “Top 5 talent theme” results* and learn strength-spotting techniques to unleash your natural talents so you can contribute at your peak. Learn to work in a way that honors your strengths, maximizes outputs, and improves influence.

*A link to the CliftonStrengths assessment will be sent to you via email a few weeks prior to Leadership Experience 2019.

Learning objectives:

  • Get to know your CliftonStrengths results by exploring the energy-makers and energy-takers for your talent themes.
  • See the potential shadow side and genius side of each of your Top 5 talent themes.
  • Get insights into behaviors that drive each of your talent themes crazy, and which environments feel like they’re totally honoring you as a person.

12:15 p.m.


1:15 p.m.

How Your Personal Strengths Amplify Your Leadership Effectiveness Cont'd
Lisa Cummings, MBA, Lead Through Strengths

2:30 p.m.


2:45 p.m.

Celebrating What Works to Build Team Cultures That Rock
Lisa Cummings, MBA, Lead Through Strengths

As we build upon the strengths-based approach, you will learn why this type of leadership is so compelling and the research that backs it up. It’s imperative that leaders create an efficient and collaborative team culture that allows employees to succeed in their roles. So how do you do this? We will explore tips and tools that will help to uncover your team members’ strengths, motivators and values even when you haven’t rolled out CliftonStrengths to your direct reports yet.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand how to assign work to team members based on strengths, even when they have homogeneous job duties.
  • Explore your Top 5 Talent Themes and learn how they help or hinder the four core needs of followers.
  • • Align your strengths and passions to corporate contributions and use job-shaping techniques to reframe responsibilities that formerly put you in your weakness zone.

4:15 p.m.

The inside scoop on the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum

Kelly McGlumphy, Director of Public Relations, Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum

Prior to enjoying an evening at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum, we’ll have the opportunity to learn a bit about its history and the role it plays in preserving country music’s most signature people and moments.

4:30 p.m.

Meeting concludes

5:30 - 9:00 p.m.

You’ll enjoy private access to the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum, home to thousands of artifacts, photos, original recordings, authentic outfits, highlighting country music’s most notable stars and moments. This memorable evening will also include dinner in the famed Rotunda, and a private show by Richie McDonald, lead singer of Lonestar.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

9:00 a.m.


9:40 a.m.

Corporate One Daily Welcome
Melissa Ashley, President/CEO, Corporate One FCU

9:45 a.m.

Get EMPOWERED Over Your Productivity— Kick "Time Management" to the Curb!
Maura Thomas, MBA, CSP, Regain Your Time

Busy professionals rely on technology to live and work. However, this very technology presents some of the greatest challenges to our success. To manage “information overload,” most of us turn to the lessons of time management, but these techniques are outdated and irrelevant. It’s time to learn work-life management skills more suitable for the 21st century. Maura will help you discover the number one skill and strategy for the future: “attention management.”

Learning objectives:

  • Explore the foundation of a proven, proprietary, workflow management process that will maximize your ability to take action on your important tasks and goals, increase the accountability in your organization, and allocate resources appropriately.
  • "Attention Management” will help you capitalize on your knowledge, find your flow, and unleash your genius, allowing you to bring your full range of talents and experience to your organization and be the visionary thinker that your leadership position demands.

11:45 a.m.

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