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Hardcore Leadership! Master Lessons on Personal Change. with Leadership/Diversity/Career Executive DEBORAH L. PARKER

  • Mon, February 09, 2015
  • 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • 40Plus Conference Room***(Doors open at 9:30 for networking and the program starts promptly at 10:00.)

Directions to 40 Plus

Monday Morning Speaker: Deborah L. Parker

Hardcore Leadership:

Master Lessons for Creating Personal Success

with Leadership / Diversity / Career Executive

Deborah L. Parker



In This Talk We Will Discuss:

Leadership at its core can be a hard business. Sometimes it takes the insight gleaned from a few tough lessons to use this important competency in achieving our goals in work and life.

Also leadership is not a stand-alone skill; it blends other attributes and strengths that we bring from our experiences.  So how do we come to value this mix and use it for success? 

This inspirational session explores a model similar to military service that can facilitate mastering your personal campaign. 




Take-Aways
  • Assess leadership experiences from a variety of situations that can expand your skills

  • Reflect on your personal best traits and qualities that enhance your ‘in charge’ persona


  • Craft a campaign statement that keeps you on track.


About The Speaker

Deborah L. Parker is a seasoned facilitator, army veteran, coach, and author with a wealth of experience on a variety of career, workplace, and personal growth issues. 


She has encouraged audiences to use their "gifts and wits" in creating winning foundations for their professional and personal goals.   Viewing adversity as the route to “never count yourself out!” is also a part of Deborah’s inspiring platform and she has been featured in radio and online media to share her compelling story.  

Through her company, The DPJ Training Group, Deborah provides leadership, change, diversity, and career seminars for government and private sector clients. In this work she combines an academic background of degrees in Sociology (B.A., College of William and Mary) and Human Resource Development (M.A., George Mason University), with experience as a US Army Reserve officer and also as a corporate manager.  

Spreading her message in print, Deborah has penned four nonfiction books on the topics of leadership, personal growth, and family history. She is a member of Metro DC Chapter of the Association for Talent Development, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., and Military Officers Association of America. When taking a break, Deborah enjoys volunteering at her church, travel and long walks.


      

Contact The Speaker

Attire is business casual, recruiters are often present, so we ask all Monday Speaker attendees to contribute to the professional standards and objectives of this important networking meeting.

Doors open at 9:30 for networking and the program starts promptly at 10:00.

40Plus of Greater Washington
1718 P Street, NW, Suite T2
Washington, DC 20036


  Dupont Circle Metro Station (Red Line) South Exit to 40Plus Office.

  1. Leave the Dupont Circle Metro Station by the 19th Street SOUTH exit.
  2. At the top of the escalator (street level), turn 180 degrees, and walk a short distance towards Dupont Circle.
  3. Turn right and walk counter-clockwise around the outside of the Circle, past Connecticut and Massachusetts Avenues.
  4. At P Street, turn right . Proceed on P Street past 18th Street.
  5. 40Plus is near the end of the block on the right side, at 1718 P Street, in the Webster House apartment building.
  6. See below for ONCE YOU ARE AT THE BUILDING the 40Plus office is in the basement/one flight down on "level 'T' " You can't miss it.

Directions to 40Plus

40Plus of Greater Washington
Empowering Experienced Professionals
 for Successful Career Transitions

Empowering Experienced Professionals for Successful Career Transitions

1627 K Street, NW, Suite 300
 Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202-387-1582

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