An entertaining and effective speaker, M. Nora Bouchard enjoys the interaction with the audience – using that energy to engage and inform. Her goal is to make every moment valuable to you, your colleagues and associates.
Nora customizes her topics to meet the needs of your participants. Here are a few programs that may be of interest:
The Heroine’s Journey: Women in Tech
We’ve all heard of the Hero’s Journey, but women are on a journey of their own. Learn how to attract more women to your team and how to keep them there.
From Keyboard to Conference Room: Transitioning from Doing to Leading
Making the transition from doing the work to leading a team who does the work is challenging, to say the least. Learn what to expect as part of your transition, as well as key steps to ensure your success!
Hidden Agendas: What Your Directs Want From You as Their Leader
Technologists are a different breed. It’s natural to assume then, that their basic expectations of leadership are going to be different. Learn what the research says about the top 6 expectations that no one seems to be talking about!
Super Strengths in Real Life:
Traditional management theory is all about “fixing” what’s wrong. Strengths theory capitalizes on what’s right. Ultimately, a more inspiring and positive approach to developing your team, a strengths focus is clearly the way to go. Learn how and when to use strengths, as well as the best tools out there to help you identify them.
5 Important Messages Hidden in Our Complaints:
We love to complain. What we don’t realize, though, is that each complaint contains hidden messages. Once we recognize a complaint for what it is, we acquire a wealth of new insights that lead to better actions and more success. Learn what these hidden messages are and how to spot them!
Making Your One-On-Ones Worthwhile:
Leaders waste precious time in their one-on-ones. Rather than just hearing another status update, use the time more effectively. Learn over a dozen tips for making the most of your time with your direct reports
Audience members rave:
“Nora clearly knows her stuff!”
“Entertaining and valuable.”
“She managed our un-manageable audience really well!”
“Nora gave us more than we expected.”
“Loved her presentation!”
“Really valuable information.”