Monthly Member Meeting | How Do You Make Uncomfortable Situations Comfortable?
July 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm EDT
Approved for 1 General CLE by the Florida Bar
Mike will define collaboration engaging the audience in a high energy session on this topic. Mike will be using elements from three of his books in today’s presentation, his most recently released book The Collaboration Effect, and Peaceful Resolutions and The Servant Manager. Brain science will be applied to enlighten participants on the steps necessary to explore and enhance opportunities to provide for better client outcomes. Mike will give participants one of the tools they need so that they can apply this technique immediately at work and in life.
As a result of today’s session participants will be able to:
· Define collaboration and The Collaboration Effect®
· Describe connecting relationships, listening actively, and educating judiciously
· Apply the listening technique to take positive actions going forward
· Reference The Collaboration Effect® Pocket Guide
· Have greater focus, control, and peace in their professional and personal relationships
Mike Gregory is the founder and leads Michael Gregory Consulting, LLC. He works with organizations that want to be more productive, grow faster, and enhance collaboration. Mike also works with meeting planners looking for an engaging, relevant, educational, interactive, and entertaining speaker.
As background, Mike has run an organization with 1,200 employees in his career and completed over 2,500 mediations, negotiations, and facilitations. It has been his pleasure to give over 600 presentations in the U.S. and Canada based on the 12 books and over 35 articles he has written over the last 10 years.
As a result of his collaborative approach clients have saved hundreds of millions of dollars. As a speaker, clients often share that their people are more focused on the tasks at hand, have more control in navigating difficult decisions, and are more at peace in their professional and personal relationships. All participants leave with actionable items they can apply immediately on the job and in life.
Mike has a BS from Valparaiso University, a MS from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and an MBA from DePaul University.
On a personal note, he has the pleasure to see two little granddaughters at least weekly.