Coach Training

As part of Anne Arundel Community College - the only community college in the nation to have an ICF accredited coach training program -  invite Jen to train your people to be coaches.  


Coaching provides an incredible set of skills that transcends every industry and discipline and can be used with every human on the planet.  No exaggeration.  Coach training is appropriate for educators, college employees, business owners, leaders, parents, medical personal, healers, and first responders - the list goes on!  


Reach out to Jen to learn more.



Speaking

Invite Jen to speak at your organization, college, K-12 school, business, or leadership event. Jen's keynote style is interactive, energetic, humorous, and always memorable. Watch Jen in this video for more! 


Choose from one of the topics below or custom create your own:

  • Embrace, Entangle, Amplify - What are the three "must have" skills needed today?  Embracing a growth mindset, entangling oneself and others in a web of connection, and amplifying awesome.  This keynote is interactive, thought-provoking, and fun!  Yes, fun! It is customized to your audience from educators to parents to business owners and of course,  fabulous students.
  • Embrace, Entangle, Amplify:  
    For Faculty and Staff
    - Based on Jen's original article, she explains how the best navigators of the 21st century possess specific skills.
  • Zappify Your Life and Workplace - Based on Jen's experience at Zappos (yes, the shoe company), come learn how to apply the Zapponian philosophy to your life and work.  No one leaves this talk uninspired!
  • Fostering Creativity - Research shows creative thinking skills can be taught & improved. This interactive keynote shares the five key pillars of creative thought and introduces practical, evidence-based strategies to grow creative thinking skills in students, educators, parents, and leaders.


Speaking engagement fees vary.  

Contact Jen for a detailed quote.

Workshops

A coach and teacher by training, Jen's workshops capitalize on the best in learning theory and interactivity. Workshops are tailored to meet the needs of your audience: leaders, college faculty, K-12 educators, business owners, employees, and more.


Choose from one of the topics below or custom create your own:


  • Growth Mindset: Shift Yours to Shift Others
  • Amplify Your Instruction: Teaching Strategies to Deepen Learning
  • Growing Your Listening Skills & Curiosity
  • Creativity Simplified
  • Asking Powerful Questions

Services

Examples of Speaking and Training

  • Keynote, Calvert School, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Keynote, Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Keynote, Flathead Valley Head Community College, Kalispell, Montana
  • Keynote, Tarrant County College Northeast, Ft. Worth, Texas
  • Keynote, Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, Maryland
  • Keynote, Association of Independent Schools of Maryland & DC, St. Michael's, Maryland
  • Keynote, Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Annapolis, Maryland
  • Panelist, Leadership Summit @ Harper College, Palatine, Illinois
  • Presenter, Achieving the Dream Conference, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Presenter, American Association of Community Colleges, San Francisco, California
  • Presenter, Association of Experiential Education, Norfolk, Virginia & Portland, Oregon
  • Training, Progressive Education Summit, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Training, League for Innovation in Community Colleges, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Training, Heartland Community College, Normal, Illinois
  • Training, Penn State University Nurse Educators Conference
  • Featured, A Teachable Moment (book)
  • Featured, Faculty of the 21st Century (weekly publication)
  • More examples available by request

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