in the trap of endless crises and activity?
From Fortune 500 boardrooms to overworked hospital emergency rooms,
today's leaders are being stretched to the limit. Break free from
the things that drain your time, energy, and enthusiasm. Gene Mage
equips you with five powerful verbal keys that will set you Free
Gene is the author of Managing for High Performance: A Concise
Handbook for Managers Who Want to Create a Great Place to Work.
His syndicated column. Making it Work®, reaches more than 350,000
readers each week. He has published over 150 articles on leadership
in national publications including HR magazine. Health Care Registration,
Front Line Supervisor, ClO.com, and major wire services.
Leaders Find Their Voices
Get out in front where you belong!
"When you master the words of leadership, you begin to master
the work of leadership," says Gene. An insightful and captivating
speaker, Gene shows you how to invest your valuable time and energy
in the leadership work that really makes a difference for your
co-workers, customers, company, and career. Best of all, by doing
so you create an energizing "culture of excellence"
that magnetically attracts and retains the best people with the
Leading...and loving it!
Learn how to:
• Unleash the natural leadership talent you already possess
• Deal artfully with crises, chaos, and conflict
• Turn around those annoying non-performers
• Empower people to find their own solutions
• Motivate ordinary employees to become more committed,
• Exercise your full potential and influence as a leader
• Take control of your leadership agenda
"You made our leadership development program an overwhelming
success. Input from participants is very positive, and the measurable
results are outstanding. There is no question that this program
is world class." --Bill Robertson, President and CEO
"Thank you for the professional work you delivered during
our celebration of National Customer Service Week. Your closing
keynote presentation did a great job of tying all the concepts
of the week together. Great content and great fun!"
—David Dudek, Manager Customer Relations, Corning Incorporated
Shared Services Excellence Center
Corning Incorporated, The Adventist Health Care System, Society
for Human Resources Management (SHRM); International Association
of Administrative Professionals (IAAP); Meeting Professionals
*FREE to LEAD: 5 Keys to Getting it Done Without Doing it All
*Managing for High Performance: What Managers Need to Do to Raise
*Customer Service in Times of Change: Power Relationship and Communication
Skills that Get Results
*Time Management: 12 Core Time Management Competencies
*Keeping Cool with a Hot Customer: Emotional Intelligence for
Professionals Who Deal With Conflict
*Strategic Planning for Faith-Based Organizations: A Straightforward,
*Strategic Planning for Not-For-Profit Organizations: Community-Driven
*Winning Marketing Plans: Customer Driven Planning
*It's OK to say NO!: Assertiveness for Stressed Out Professionals
*Sales: The Professional Edge: 6 Critical Competencies for Superior
*Winning Together: Teamwork Skills and Negotiating Priorities
Maureen A. Kirchmyer, CAP, IAAP Seminar Chairman
I would like to thank you very much for your “Authentic
Alternative” presentation at our annual seminar. Based
on the reaction of those in the audience, I’m certain that
your message was extremely well received.
Kevin Keeley, President, Chemung County Chamber of Commerce
"Thanks largely to your professional participation, we
can all consider this inaugural event a success. I was really
happy to hear from several folks that the professional insight
you shared at your seminar was extremely valuable and well received.
We could never have done such a high caliber program without you."
Richard Suchan, Vice President & Manager, M&T Bank
"I am again awe struck by the message — simply
said...yet frequently forgotten in today’s world.”
Bonnie Gestwicki, Director, Corning Community College Small Business
"Thank you for the informative, energetic presentation
to the Roundtable this morning. I received many positive
comments from the participants. I appreciate your professionalism,
enthusiasm and sharing of expertise. Looking forward to
working with you again."
Barbette Weimer-Elder, Director, Education Institute, Adventist
"Just wanted to take a moment to thank you for being
a leader in creating excellence here at Adventist HealthCare.
You are truly a leader and team player."
John Renz. CEO, Creative Orthotics & Prosthetics, Inc.
"Thank you for presenting “Managing for High Performance”
at the April managers’ meeting. This allows the high
performing, independently motivated staff to understand the goals
that are meaningful to the company and the individual. It
also allows the low performing staff the opportunity to discuss
how to raise their performance. I have found your services
to be of great value to me and the company I lead."
Bill Willson, CEO, Little Optics
"Gene proved himself to be reliable, detail oriented
and relentless in delivering his assigned objectives. I
can whole-heartedly recommend Gene for consulting work that gets
Phil D. Riehl, Owner, Oak Hill Farm Bulk Foods
"I love your views on customer service, dealing with
employees, and other helpful ideas. Keep up the great work!"
Marilyn Stone, After 5 Clubs
"Thank you so much for coming and speaking and singing
for our After 5 Club guest night. I know that you had an
impact. Your message really got some of them thinking.
Thanks again for sharing your time — your talent & your
story with us."
Jim DeLaney, Owner, DeLaney Insurance
"I am pleased to say some of your topics have been good
motivation and guides for me in building my client base.
You have provided a good service to OUR COMMUNITY."