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  • MWC Meeting – January 31, 2018: donothing, the most rewarding leadership challenge you will ever take

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    Date
    Wednesday,  January 31, 2018

    Schedule

    8:00 am- Registration, continental breakfast and networking.

    8:30 am – Meeting, featuring the presentation “donothing, the most rewarding leadership challenge you will ever take.” by Rob Dube, President and Owner, imageOne

    10:00 am – Program adjourn

    Registration

    $30 advance registration (members); $40 (non-members) – become a member

    $35 registration on the day of the event (members); $45 (non-members)

    Register now by following this link.

    Program Details: 

    “donothing, the most rewarding leadership challenge you will ever take.”

    Presentation Objectives 

    Robe Dube will present on leadership and how mindfulness meditation is a critical tool for leaders.  The participants will learn new facts about meditation and its application and effectiveness in workplaces. The session will include a practical instruction and short guided meditation of two minutes.

    Participants will:

    1. Learn how presence and awareness in the workplace can impact employees and their families
    2. Define meditation and address common misconceptions
    3. Understand how leaders in a variety of workplaces are implementing mediation as an effective method to enhance the work environment and interactions
    4. Obtain knowledge of the benefits illustrated through targeted research and interviews with leaders such as Aetna’s CEO, Mark Bertolini, the Former Chairman of the JPMorgan Chase Foundation / current Chair of New Profit, and more

    Speaker Biography

    From Blow Pops to Forbes’ Best Small Companies! Rob Dube got his start selling Blow Pops out of his locker in high school and is President and Co-founder of imageOne, which was ranked on the 2017 list of Forbes Small Giants: America’s Best Small Companies.

    Throughout Rob’s 26 years experience, he has developed an unwavering passion for delivering extraordinary experiences that positively impact the lives of his team members, the goals of their customers, and the fabric of the community — a unique approach to business that has driven the company to success in its industry and as a top workplace. Rob is also the author of donothing™: the most rewarding leadership challenge you will ever take, set for release in early 2018, and founder of the upcoming donothingleadership silent retreat.

    Back to the Blow Pops — an early passion for entrepreneurship took shape in high school, when Rob teamed up with imageOne Co-founder and CEO Joel Pearlman to start their first business together, selling Blow Pops. Today, with Core Values as the foundation, Rob and Joel have grown imageOne into the leading organization in Document Lifecycle Management and a company well-known as exceptional; receiving national recognition for its rapid growth and strong focus on culture.

    Along with its 2017 Small Giants distinction from Forbes Magazine as one of 25 Best Small Companies in America, imageOne is also recognized as a National Best and Brightest Company to Work For (5 time honoree), one of Inc. 5000’s Fastest Growing Private Companies in America (6 time honoree), a 2017 Positive Workplace by the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business, and one of Crain’s Detroit Cool Places to Work 2018 (2 time honoree).

    Rob is a Member of the Small Giants Journey and past Member of the Board of Directors for the Small Giants Community, the Board of Trustees for the Boys and Girls Club, and past President of the Detroit Chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization. Rob received the 2013 RARE Everyday Hero award for community service.

    As an author and speaker, Rob challenges business leaders to donothing™, sharing his lessons learned from more than 12 years of a daily meditation practice, as well as biannual silent meditation retreats. In addition to his book, he is a contributor at Forbes, Thrive Global, and EO Octane.

    Location

    Marsh & McLennan Agency3331 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 200, Troy, MI 48084

    Certification

    HRCI Logo 2017

    This program is pending approval for 1.5 recertification credit hours toward PHR®, SPHR® and GPHR® recertification through the HR Certification Institute through our partnership with the Best and Brightest programs. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org.

    Questions
    Contact Rita Patel, Director