Tara Powers, Author & Leadership Expert

Tara Powers, Author & Leadership Expert

Tara Powers - Motivational Speaker

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Promote Collaboration. Create a Healthy Workplace.

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

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from Boulder, CO (US)

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Tara Powers, Author & Leadership Expert
Tara Powers - Motivational Speaker

Powers Resource Center, LLC

Promote Collaboration. Create a Healthy Workplace.

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

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from Boulder, CO

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

Tara Powers, Author & Leadership Expert

Powers Resource Center, LLC

Promote Collaboration. Create a Healthy Workplace.

As an award winning leadership expert, author and national speaker, Tara presents highly interactive and engaging talks on virtual teams, innovation, leadership, 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, Author & Leadership Expert,
Visit https://www.speakermatch.com/profile/TaraPowers/
Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

Blog Postings

5 Signs You Have a Horrible Boss

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Trend Watch: Top 6 Benefits of Train-the-Trainer Programs

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Virtual Training for Virtual Teams

We recently completed a highly successful training program for a well known, global Fortune 200 company. Now, we do a lot of training in person and we love meeting and training teams and leaders face-to-face in their own space. But when you are hired to do leadership training for virtual teams, it makes sense to […] The post Virtual Training for Virtual Teams appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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When bad teams happen to good people

No one sets out to have a bad team. So why do so many teams struggle with apathy, trust issues, poor communication and lack of direction? In my 15 years of working with teams, I know that most people are smart and capable, and they genuinely want to contribute. They understand that they can achieve […] The post When bad teams happen to good people appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Teamwork Really Does Make the Dream Work

Happy employees are good for business. This is not earth-shattering news, but it bears repeating because so many organizations struggle with how to achieve it. Is it ping pong tables and a fridge full of energy drinks? If only it were that easy. Research shows that happiness at work comes from factors like recognition, respect, […] The post Teamwork Really Does Make the Dream Work appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Spring Break for your Team! Avoid These 6 Team Retreat Fails

Will it be Ft. Lauderdale, South Padre Island or Vail? (Or am I dating myself with those options? ;-) Spring Break is a wonderful tradition that gives students (and families!) a break from the books and take time to recharge. Those benefits also work for work teams. Let me first say that I am a […] The post Spring Break for your Team! Avoid These 6 Team Retreat Fails appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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7 Habits of Highly Effective Virtual Teams

In the spirit of Covey’s groundbreaking 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, I have a few ideas about highly effective virtual teams. It’s kind of a passion of mine. My research and my book Virtual Teams for Dummiescontinues to motivate me to spread the word about virtual team best practices. Frankly, I believe it is […] The post 7 Habits of Highly Effective Virtual Teams appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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5 Quick Team Building Activities

Team building activities usually get a bad rap – and it’s often deserved. No leader sets out to waste anyone’s time and yet many of us have spent hours doing trust falls or baring our souls to complete strangers in a drum circle. But despite its reputation, team building can be a very effective way […] The post 5 Quick Team Building Activities appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Put Me in Coach! 7 Things You Need to Know About Executive Coaching

There’s a lot of misinformation out there about executive coaching – what it is, what it can do for you, how much time is involved, etc. Let me first say that I am a huge proponent of executive coaching. There is literally nothing better as a means to gain valuable insights into your strengths and […] The post Put Me in Coach! 7 Things You Need to Know About Executive Coaching appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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The Cost of Caring: How to Avoid Compassion Fatigue at Work

Being an empathetic leader is hard. It’s so much easier to be cynical, narcissistic, self-serving, perpetually blameless and aggressively competitive. We see a lot of that behavior in leadership these days. Of course, those kinds of toxic leaders, create toxic cultures. More than ever, we need empathetic and compassionate leaders. Leaders who know how to […] The post The Cost of Caring: How to Avoid Compassion Fatigue at Work appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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