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 https://www.speakermatch.com/profile/TaraPowers/
Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

Blog Postings

It’s a Small World After All — Leveraging the Power of Global Virtual Teams

As part of my research for my upcoming book Virtual Teams for Dummies (out July 31, 2018 and available now on Amazon, I’ve been talking to many leaders about the unique challenges of managing global virtual teams. The benefits of bringing together people from many different cultures and backgrounds are significant, but managers who actually […] The post It’s a Small World After All — Leveraging the Power of Global Virtual Teams appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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How Can You Build a ‘Culture of Trust’ in Your Organization?

What have you seen happen when working on a team where the leader isn’t trusted? Or when team members don’t trust each other? I’ve been there and it’s not pretty. In fact, it’s absolutely exhausting, demoralizing and depressing. When trust is absent, people don’t share information, they aren’t invested in the team goals, they undermine […] The post How Can You Build a ‘Culture of Trust’ in Your Organization? appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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The New Rules of Virtual Meeting Etiquette

Just because you work from home doesn’t mean you can slack on professionalism. You can easily fall into a too-casual trap when your commute is a short walk from your kitchen to your home office. I know this temptation well because I’ve worked from a home office for close to 15 years. I researched video […] The post The New Rules of Virtual Meeting Etiquette appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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What a Real Team Player Looks Like in a Healthy Team Culture

With the World Cup on everyone’s minds this summer, I’ve been thinking about the traditional idea of teamwork. We’ve been taught from a young age to support our team. We all want to be seen as selfless team players and we live in fear of “letting down the team.” But does being a team player […] The post What a Real Team Player Looks Like in a Healthy Team Culture appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Expand Your Definition of Diversity in the Workplace

What does diversity in the workplace mean for your organization? Studies show that companies are thinking about diversity in a much more expanded way – and it’s good for business. Organizations look at diversity through the filter of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age and physical abilities. These are the essential elements of diversity measurement, […] The post Expand Your Definition of Diversity in the Workplace appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Want a Flexible Job? Who Doesn’t? I Talked to an Expert at FlexJobs to Find Out How

If you’ve ever searched for a job with a flexible work schedule, you know that there are a lot of too-good-to-be true listings and just plain scams. Sorting through all the junk postings makes it hard for anyone to find the truly great flextime jobs that are available. As part of my research for my […] The post Want a Flexible Job? Who Doesn’t? I Talked to an Expert at FlexJobs to Find Out How appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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A Brief History of Virtual Teams

You probably think that the concept of virtual teams is relatively new – but you’d only be partly right. Sure, technological advances, the Internet and the global workforce created conditions for virtual teams to explode in recent years, but they have been around for centuries. I’ve been spending a lot of time researching and writing […] The post A Brief History of Virtual Teams appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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2018 Woman to Watch from ColoradoBiz Magazine

Summer is off to a great start at Powers Resource Center! I am proud to announce that I was chosen by ColoradoBiz Magazine as a 2018 Woman to Watch. You can view my ColoradoBiz Magazine profile article here. In the profile piece, I talk about the things I am passionate about – the importance of […] The post 2018 Woman to Watch from ColoradoBiz Magazine appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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What Do ‘The Incredibles’ and DiSC® Have in Common? A Ton!

Around my house, there is a lot of excitement for the new Incredibles movie coming out this summer. My daughters and I loved the first one, with its funny and powerful family of superheroes taking on super villains. The sequel to the first movie will be out soon and it got me thinking about how […] The post What Do ‘The Incredibles’ and DiSC® Have in Common? A Ton! appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Top 10 Ways to Set Clear Expectations

Wait! You can’t read my mind? Too often, that’s what managers inadvertently expect from their employees about job expectations. Rather than set and communicate clear expectations – the milestones against which employees are reviewed and rewarded — they assume their employees know what to do and how to do it. The result? Healthy teamwork, initiative […] The post Top 10 Ways to Set Clear Expectations appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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