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.

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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

Virtual Team Holiday Party Ideas!

Just because you lead – or work on – a virtual team, it doesn’t mean you can’t have some social time with your colleagues. With the holidays coming, most teams who share office space are busy planning happy hours or dinner parties. Teams who connect virtually shouldn’t be excluded from the fun. As virtual teams […] The post Virtual Team Holiday Party Ideas! appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Out of Sight, Out of Mind? Don’t Make This Mistake with Virtual Teams

Virtual teams are clearly growing at an unprecedented rate. But some companies are making a crucial mistake as they send employees off to their home-based offices. I was interviewed as part of this article in Inc. Magazine, “The Best Companies Make This 1 Mistake With Virtual Employees.” Check it out for great insights on avoiding […] The post Out of Sight, Out of Mind? Don’t Make This Mistake with Virtual Teams appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Talks at Google on Virtual Teams

Interest in virtual teams continues to grow! Fresh on the heels of my Virtual Teams for Dummies book launch and guest blogging on virtual team mistakes for Training Industry Magazine, this week I was a featured speaker for Talks at Google on virtual teams. Founded in 2006, Talks at Google is a regular – and […] The post Talks at Google on Virtual Teams appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Virtual Teams for Dummies Signing at Boulder Bookstore!

Thank you, thank you, thank you to everyone who braved the weather and came out to help me celebrate the release of my book, Virtual Teams for Dummies! It was wonderful seeing my clients, colleagues and friends and family gathered at the Boulder Bookstore to hear a short presentation, participate in a lively Q&A and […] The post Virtual Teams for Dummies Signing at Boulder Bookstore! appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Train the Trainer No Brainer

The kids all headed back to school last month, but working professionals have the opportunity to learn at any time of year. That’s what we trainers think anyway ;-) It’s like the old adage — “Once you stop learning, you start dying.” That might be a little extreme, but you get the idea. Organizational development […] The post Train the Trainer No Brainer appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Most Popular Leadership Training Topics in 2018….So Far

We’ve made it to the last quarter of the year! I know this is a time when many organizations are thinking about their leadership training needs for 2019. To that end, I thought it’d be interesting to take a look back and recap the most popular leadership training topics that I’ve seen during 2018. Please […] The post Most Popular Leadership Training Topics in 2018….So Far appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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New to Virtual Teams? Let’s Get You Caught Up

Companies are rushing to launch virtual teams throughout their organizations at an increasing rate. Just consider Gallup’s 2017 report “State of the American Workplace,” which revealed that 43 percent of employees worked remotely in 2016, up from 39 percent in 2012. Don’t forget the impact of millennials, as shown in the 2017 Deloitte Millennial Survey which […] The post New to Virtual Teams? Let’s Get You Caught Up appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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The Digital Classroom: Pros and Cons of Corporate eLearning

It’s no secret that companies are moving away from traditional classroom training and toward eLearning platforms. One study shows that 74% of companies are using some level of eLearning. Powers Resource Center is working with a client now to move its training to an eLearning platform. The business case and future ROI is undeniable. The […] The post The Digital Classroom: Pros and Cons of Corporate eLearning appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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Do You Have What it Takes to Lead a Virtual Team?

Not all managers are cut out for leading a team they don’t see face-to-face every day. But more and more organizations are turning to virtual (distributed) teams to get work done. I cover this in detail in my new book, Virtual Teams for Dummies. In this day and age, not all leaders have the skills […] The post Do You Have What it Takes to Lead a Virtual Team? appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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How to Build Team Trust

The elusive goal of team trust. It’s sometimes hard to define, but you know when it’s there – and when it isn’t. So how do you get it? How do you create a team where everyone is on the same page, working towards the same goals, and you have each other’s backs? In my opinion, […] The post How to Build Team Trust appeared first on Powers Resource Center. ...

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