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She is the familiar voice on the Atlanta airwaves every afternoon. Her award-winning interviews cover Atlanta’s undiscovered and rarely celebrated like no other. WABE’s Rose Scott is a powerful voice of the people. On October 28th she will lend her considerable talents as the emcee of our TEDxCentennialParkWomen 2016 event. The St. Louis, Missouri native spoke with TEDxCPW team member, Ebony Hillsman about this year’s theme:
Once again, TEDxCentennialParkWomen (TEDxCPW), celebrates the impact women are making in Atlanta and across the world. We hope you can join us to for a TED-like experience of live talks, not-to-be-missed Xperiences, networking and a special live-stream presentation from TEDWomen in San Francisco -- right here in the ATL. Click here to register . Purchase your ticket by September 15 to save $15.
At TEDxCentennialParkWomen (TEDxCPW) our mission is to help curate and share “ideas worth spreading” that educate, inspire and empower women. We want to bring together a community of men and women in Atlanta who care about seeing women advance in all aspects of their lives. Our goal is to be a catalyst for fresh new dialogues and inspiration that help women grow as leaders who contribute to a strong and vibrant city, country, and world. One of the inspirations for our 2016 event is to be a catalyst to connect and showcase the leaders who are making a difference for the women leaders in …
Reserve your spot for this year’s TEDxCentennialParkWomen event on October 28, 2016. Last year’s event was sold out and seating is limited, so purchase your tickets today to secure your place. Invite a friend, too! Early bird tickets are now on sale and will be available through September 15, 2016. Save $15 by clicking here to buy. It's About Time This year’s TEDxCentennialParkWomen event features a curated selection of presentations revolving around our theme, “It’s About Time.” Hear how …
Are you looking for a way to spend a great day, listening to ground-breaking ideas worth spreading, leading edge, fresh, thought-provoking ideas that are unique and inspirational, ideas that contain key messages which speak to you personally and professionally? If so, please join as we explore important topics impacting our community through this year’s theme, “It’s About Time.” Our 4th TEDxCentennialParkWomen (TEDxCPW) program kicks off on Oct. 28, at the AT&T Mobility Headquarters in Buckhead. Previous attendees will remember the heart-pounding start to last year’s sold-out event by Jo- …
The creative person lives with the unknown, the unmapped. Susan V. Booth wants everyone to grasp creativity and arts engagement as a series of iterative, collaborative and unmapped processes that serve as the motivational failures that will change the world. The Director of the Alliance Theatre believes that failure is the definitive map to mastery as illustrated in the Japanese proverb, "fall down seven times, get up eight". "Arts engagement is a means to the end." Susan explains that 'arts engagement' is the quintessential teacher of translating failure into mastery. Booth …
"We define success through YOLO experiences." You Only Live Once. As a Millennial (Member of the workforce ages 20-35), Crystal Kadakia understands the motivations of success for the generations behind her-Generation Z and those ahead of her-Baby Boomers. A few years into her career as an engineer, Crystal saw a disconnect in the workplace. Older generations in the workplace perceived that millennials were a naive generation of young people driven by entrepreneurial visionaries like Mark Zuckerberg. Millennials found leadership in …
In 2008, Dr. Hammad Aslam ‘s life was going completely as he had planned. He had successfully completed undergraduate studies at the University of Georgia, was living the very active life of an able-bodied 20-something and preparing for medical school, when life threw him a curveball. The kind of curveball that halts plans and completely changes one’s mindset. While travelling with family from Augusta, their vehicle hydroplanes, hitting a tree, leaving Hammad with traumatic brain injury and severing his spine. The grueling physical …
"A woman is expected to do everything a man does, flawlessly, but dancing backwards and wearing high heels" - Ginger Rogers Jeffery Tobias Halter , a former director of diversity strategy at the Coca-Cola Company noticed, during his many years in corporate America, that men and women were having vastly different experiences at the workplace and that gender bias was alive and well at every rung of the corporate ladder. One of the reasons, according to Halter, why women were not …
There are no great leaders without great results. When Cheryl A. Bachelder first joined Popeyes® Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. in November 2007, it was a company sputtering to stay relevant. With flagging sales and a stale brand, the chain struggling to retain old consumers and attract new customers. Bachelder's set of business strategies, called the Roadmap for Results, helped engineered a staggering turnaround that helped Popeyes® grow its market cap over the last …

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