Difference Makers Consulting

DevelopU Conference: Thrive Professionally, Personally, Permanently

The spring 2017 conference has passed, stay tuned for future conference dates!

It's time to thrive. Professionally. Personally. Permanently. In this interactive two-day conference, learn how to leverage your natural strengths and preferences to attain your dream job, your next promotion, or any life goal.

Award-winning transformation consultant Annette Gregg of Difference Makers Consulting, and a team of specialists in their respective fields will facilitate two days of skill-building that will transform your approach to work and life. It's time to develop you.


Essential Skills Topics — Facilitated by Annette Gregg

Powerful Written and Verbal Communication
Increasing Your Efficiency: Time Management and Prioritization
Asking Better Questions and Cultivating Intellectual Curiosity
Knowing Our Gifts and Living Our Purpose (guest speaker Marcy Morrison)
Building Effective Relationships (guest speaker Starla Lewis)
Emotional Intelligence and the Power of Positive Thinking
Goal Setting and Building Community

Breakout Sessions
Getting Your Finances in Order — Candace Bahr
A critical component of personal and professional success is financial empowerment. From family to marriage, divorce to retirement, taxes to estate planning, WIFE.org was created to empower you to make the best possible decisions to create exactly the life you want, on your terms. Learn the basics to financial peace of mind from financial manager and WIFE.org Founder Candace Bahr.

Creating a Powerful LinkedIn Profile — Laura Rubinstein
Your LinkedIn profile is your digital business card. You have a unique opportunity to expand your business using social media, get the edge on your competition, and enhance the meaningful impact you are destined to make. Learn from social media expert and author Laura Rubinstein how to make your LinkedIn profile powerful and profitable.

Mindfulness and Stress Management — Cath DeStefano
(RiseUp! Women’s Conference Selection)
Cath DeStefano will teach us how to manage stress and apply mindfulness in our daily lives. After more than 25 years helping humans stress less, DeStefano has earned a reputation as an extremely creative facilitator of learning. She has been invited to companies across the United States and around the world to share her expertise.

Negotiation and Influence Skills — Linda Rosas Townson
(RiseUp! Women’s Conference Selection)
Negotiation is part of our everyday lives, from business to interpersonal relationships. Learning how to influence conversations and people can empower us and yield results personally and professionally. Learn practical tools you can use right away to increase your ability to get the results you want and need out of conversations.