Personal Growth

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The Great Debate-Should I Move to a Retirement Community or Stay in My Home?

Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC

Making plans for retirement as the economy has challenged savings and home values is a concern for many. Fodrini-Johnson will discuss the pros and cons of either choice in the dilemma over whether to make the big move. She will explain the options and costs and provide tips on how to make this decision based on individual values.

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California on June 23, 2010.

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Powerful Non-Defensive Communication

Sharon Strand Ellison, Communication Consultant; Author, Taking the War Out of Words Read more »

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Personal Productivity, Because Success Depends on It

David Allen, Founder and Chairman, The David Allen Company; Author, Getting Things Done and Making It All Work Read more »

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The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything

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Sir Ken Robinson, Ph.D., Public Speaker; Author, The Element

Robinson will identify “the element”: the point where the activities people enjoy and are naturally good at come together. Covering topics like the power of creativity, circles of influence, and attitude and aptitude, Robinson emphasizes the importance of nurturing talent along with gaining an understanding of how talent expresses itself differently in everyone. Read more »

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Helpful Key Themes of Best Business Books

Jack Covert, Executive, 800-CEO-READ; Co-author, The 100 Best Business Books of All Time

Todd Sattersen, Executive, 800-CEO-READ; Co-author, The 100 Best Business Books of All Time Read more »

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Dating After 40

Carol Queen, Sex Educator, Good Vibes
Jerusha Stewart, Author, The Single Girl's Manifesta; Online Singles Columnist 
Sierra Faith, Professional Dating Coach Read more »

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Nine Principles for Transformative Leadership (3/19/09)

Rita George, Strategist; Executive Coach; Educator; Author, Stories from the Edge

The present economic crisis has pushed us off the edge into the unknown. In the midst of daunting challenges all around, responsive leaders transform their worldviews to embrace qualities and skills that lead to success. The process of genuine transformation can be exciting and productive. George will discuss the proven principles she has used to inspire others to create worthwhile, ongoing and lasting change. Read more »

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Nine Principles for Transformative Leadership (3/19/09)

Rita George, Strategist; Executive Coach; Educator; Author, Stories from the Edge

The present economic crisis has pushed us off the edge into the unknown. In the midst of daunting challenges all around, responsive leaders transform their worldviews to embrace qualities and skills that lead to success. The process of genuine transformation can be exciting and productive. George will discuss the proven principles she has used to inspire others to create worthwhile, ongoing and lasting change. Read more »

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Move Into Life: The Nine Essentials for Lifelong Vitality (5/18/09)

Anat Baniel, M.A., Author, Move Into Life

Remember a time when you were bursting with energy, curiosity and creativity? The Anat Baniel Method is a cutting-edge technique that Baniel asserts will help improve physical and mental performance by training the brain to move, think and feel in new ways. Baniel says her Nine Essentials will help you experience vitality at any age or condition, based on brain plasticity science, awareness and simple movements. Read more »

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Maureen O’Sullivan: Lies and The Truth Wizards (6/29/09)

Maureen O’Sullivan, Ph.D.

O’Sullivan has devoted several years to the study of lies and liars. Of the over 13,000 people she has tested for the ability to detect deception, she found just 31, who she refers to as “Wizards.” O’Sullivan will discuss her work studying these Wizards and how they use microexpressions – facial changes that last less than a second – to catch liars in the act. Read more »

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