Celeste Warren

Celeste Warren

2017 Session | Working with Difficult People: Navigating Different Personalities for Career Success

Your work day is filled with them–people who frustrate, impede, maneuver, undermine, plot, connive, and whine. This session will detail specific techniques for handling all of them, with easy-to-follow scenarios for every situation. Taking into account the modern issues that play into our work, including technology, generation gaps, and language barriers, researcher Amy Cooper Hakim and a panel of executives who have expertly handled many of these situations, will guide you through the 10 kinds of culprits, from tyrants and bullies (regular and cyber) to the pushy and presumptuous to connivers and camouflagers; and offer helpful tactics and phrases for diffusing workplace tensions and effectively resolving conflicts. Come away with a clearer understanding of why people operate in different ways as well as clear strategies for working successfully with different personality types. Read More


2016 Session | Redefining Leadership: The Core Behaviors of Successful Leaders

The most effective leaders are not necessarily born that way, but share a number of traits that inspire others to follow their lead. Led by leadership expert Courtney Lynch, this panel of women has made it to the top of their organizations and will share the four traits of leadership that helped them become the influential leaders they are today. Learn how credibility, authenticity, emotional resolve and confidence will help you find your voice, improve your leadership skills and impact others.

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