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Chapter Breakfast July 2018 - Tools for Understanding
Event : 
Chapter Breakfast
July 10, 2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Unlimited slots available
Jeff Meacham
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Program Description: 


How would you like to better understand what it’s like to be on the other side of you? And how about understanding those across from you? Do you ever wonder why people show up the way they do in meetings or conversations? Jeff Meacham, an accomplished leadership guide with GiANT Worldwide, will lead a discussion on “Tools for Understanding.” Using objective language and simple visuals, Jeff will help you learn tools to understand others, communicate vision, lead change, and build bridges with those who have different voices. You’ll get a chance to interact with each other, and walk away with something you can implement right away!

Special Instructions: 
  • A buffet breakfast will be served


7:00 a.m. - Register, Breakfast, Networking
7:30 a.m. - Webstream broadcast begins
7:40 a.m. - PMI-MN Chapter Business / Intros
7:50 a.m. - Speaker Presentation
8:40 a.m. - Questions & Answers


Member            $15

Non-Member    $25

Walk-Ins           $25

Webstream       $10

Partner Discount 10% at Registration

Full refunds, less a $5 cancellation fee per registration, available through Jul 10. 

Speaker(s) Bios: 


Jeff is an accomplished leadership guide, coach, and business development consultant, widely endorsed as a “Master Connector.” He has built a career on his passion for trusted relationships, and nothing excites him more than the art of connecting good people.

Jeff brings a thoughtful approach from lessons learned over 20+ years as a leader, business development executive, and consultant with organizations from entrepreneurial start-ups to the Fortune 500.

Jeff earns his living developing leaders, growing businesses, and connecting people in talent acquisition and career search. Through his non-stop connecting, Jeff enjoys a broad and deep network in the finance, information technology, human resources, and nonprofit sectors. Jeff has been active in Rotary International for nearly 25 years, and remains very active in supporting church and nonprofit causes. He and his wife Gina live in Minneapolis, have raised three generous children, and cherish their seven grandkids.

When Jeff is not networking or volunteering at church, you can find him baking bread or giving away jars of his acclaimed homemade peanut butter. Ask Jeff about nanakorobi yaokito find out why he lives a life of gratitude and shares his passion with everyone he meets.

Core motivation: To move people forward by creating connections and uncovering potential

Career: Jeff has broad career experience, mostly in professional services. Starting as a CPA (a personality mismatch!), he has spent the last 15+ years in people-facing roles. Jeff’s success has been the result of building trusted relationships, then connecting people to job opportunities, to talent resources, to new ideas, or to simply each other.

Key areas of Jeff’s accomplishment and endorsement:
Business Development, Staffing and Recruiting
Executive, Career, and Leadership Coach
HR and Leadership Peer Group Facilitator
Frequent speaker on leadership, career transition and networking

Loyola University Chicago, BBA
Academy of Holy Angels, Richfield MN

Community Service:
Academy of Holy Angels (Alumni Hall of Fame)
Crescent Cove Children’s Hospice
Our Lady of Peace Church and School
Rotary International –City of Lakes Rotary Club (Minneapolis)