Ann Arbor SPARK has launched a new educational series, Accelerating Company Excellence (ACE). ACE is designed to help small business owners learn new skills and reinforce best practices by learning from subject matter experts in finance, sales, marketing, and accounting.
This week, we’re discussing how to not only lead through crisis and times of difficulty, but how to flip the script and turn adversity into an advantage. You’ll walk away from this session with:
- Practical ways to maneuver through times of difficulty and adversity
- Tools to seize opportunity in a crisis while still leading well
- Three perspective principles about crisis
Presenters: Shannon LaBruyere and Luisa Recchia
Shannon is the owner of Thrive in Change, a leadership development company. She is a John Maxwell-certified coach and DISC personality trainer with over 30 years of experience helping people design and lead change in their lives and in their companies. Shannon equips people to lead themselves and others by helping them develop a resilience mindset. She offers practical tools that equip them to navigate change of all kinds – professional and personal. She believes most successful business owners don’t just tolerate change, they initiate and thrive in it. Shannon started her own coaching career after leaving a government career where she coached executives and managers to be effective leaders and communicators.
Luisa is passionate about working with entrepreneurs and business owners to achieve their vision so they can have the life, freedom, and business they sought in the first place. Trained and mentored by John Maxwell, she is equipped with over 20 years of experience and the tools, resources needed to help entrepreneurs and teams improve productivity, performance, and profitability.