Tara Powers, CEO, Leadership Expert

Tara Powers, CEO, Leadership Expert

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As an award winning leadership expert and national speaker, Tara presents highly interactive and engaging talks on innovation, leadership, motivation, communication, employee passion, organizational health and building cohesive teams.

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Travels from Boulder, CO (US)

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Tara Powers, CEO, Leadership Expert
Tara Powers - Motivational Speaker

Powers Resource Center, LLC

We Build Talent Capabilities

As an award winning leadership expert and national speaker, Tara presents highly interactive and engaging talks on innovation, leadership, motivation, communication, employee passion, organizational health and building cohesive teams.

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from Boulder, CO

Affiliations:
  • Toastmasters International
Tara Powers, CEO, Leadership Expert - Motivational Speaker

Tara Powers, CEO, Leadership Expert

Powers Resource Center, LLC

We Build Talent Capabilities

As an award winning leadership expert and national speaker, Tara presents highly interactive and engaging talks on innovation, leadership, motivation, communication, employee passion, organizational health and building cohesive teams.

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from: Boulder, CO

Affiliations:
  • Toastmasters International

For more information about booking Tara Powers, CEO, Leadership Expert,
Visit http://www.speakermatch.com/profile/TaraPowers/
Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

Blog Postings

How Empathetic are you at work?

How Empathetic are You? Take this Quiz and Find Out Empathy is defined as the quality of recognizing and understanding another person’s desires, beliefs, needs and emotions. It’s an extremely important skill in the workplace – and one that’s often in short supply. How adept are you at practicing empathy at work? Here’s why it […] The post How Empathetic are you at work? appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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How Toxic is Your Team?

Every office has at least one toxic employee. The guy who bad-mouths co-workers behind their backs. The boss who takes credit for everyone else’s ideas. The “Debbie Downer” who’s taken complaining to an art form. These employees are harmful to the company culture and they are extremely costly to the bottom line. And they are lethal to a productive team. […] The post How Toxic is Your Team? appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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The Future is Now: Essential Skills for Tomorrow’s Leader

Let’s take a minute to gaze into a crystal ball to see what the future holds for leaders. But before we can know what skills leaders need, we must first look at the changes coming that will impact organizations. As you are experiencing every day, the business world is changing at an unprecedented rate. By […] The post The Future is Now: Essential Skills for Tomorrow’s Leader appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Avoid Culture Meltdown: 7 Ways to Live Your Values Everyday

Fast growth, rapid expansion, money flowing in and a culture of extreme competitiveness and aggressive risk taking. What could possibly go wrong? When a company is in hyper-growth mode, leaders can be blind to problems buried deep in the organization and become willing to look the other way when serious ethical issues arise. I am […] The post Avoid Culture Meltdown: 7 Ways to Live Your Values Everyday appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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10 Authentic Leadership Practices You Can Start Today

There is a growing belief that of all the principles of leadership development, authenticity is one of the most important. I wholeheartedly agree. In its simplest terms, authenticity is being true to yourself. But the practice of authentic leadership is so much more than that – it also about being true with others. It is […] The post 10 Authentic Leadership Practices You Can Start Today appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Teambuilding Nightmares – Share Your Stories!

In my last blog post, I defended team-building activities and shared a few best practices that I have learned over the years. Obviously, I am a BIG believer in team building. Despite its reputation for being a waste of time, team building is the most important investment you can make for your people. It builds trust, […] The post Teambuilding Nightmares – Share Your Stories! appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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What I Did on Summer Vacation

Yes, summer is the time for relaxing, vacations and family. Many of us take time off work and we at Powers Resource Center fully support that! But for the days when you are at work – and your colleagues are taking much-needed vacation – use your time wisely. When things slow down (slightly) during the […] The post What I Did on Summer Vacation appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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5 Ways to Avoid Lame Team-Building Activities

Trust falls. Drum circles. Horse whispering. Purging ceremonies (whatever that is). Let’s face it – team building has gotten a bad rap. At best, team building is associated with frivolous time off that doesn’t accomplish anything. At worst, it damages working relationships further by unearthing problems and resentments in an unhealthy, unconstructive way. For years, […] The post 5 Ways to Avoid Lame Team-Building Activities appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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The Importance of Time Off

Get Out of Town! No, Seriously. Please Leave. Did you know that the average U.S. worker uses only half of the paid vacation time they’ve earned? It’s a combination of our hard-driving culture and mobile work technology that has led to this feeling that we are never “off the clock.” The result is stress, fatigue […] The post The Importance of Time Off appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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8 Ways to Boost Your Emotional Resilience

Have you ever wondered why some people seem to manage the stress of everyday life so well? How is it that some people handle incredible amounts of stress while others quickly fall apart? The answer is emotional resilience, or the ability to adapt to stressful situations. More resilient people are able to “roll with the punches” and […] The post 8 Ways to Boost Your Emotional Resilience appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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