Category Archives: Motivation

Life Under Construction with  Allison Liddle

Life Under Construction with Allison Liddle

Although we had to cancel the U.P. Nonprofit Conference, we are excited to bring you a virtual session with the would-be keynote speaker, Allison Liddle!
Meet Allison
Allison Liddle was a Great Start Collaborative Director at the Gogebic-Ontonagon ISD for five years and loved working with the amazing nonprofit leaders in the UP! She’s excited to be back with her UP friends, speaking. Since then she’s become a 3x best-selling author of Life Under Construction: Designing a Life You Love & The Art of Imperfect Action: All Success Comes From Daring to Begin, and Keep Going: How to Create a Champion Mindset, top motivational speaker, leadership trainer, podcast host, CEO/Founder of Allison Liddle Consulting, President of Prosper Wealth Management, and mother to two. Allison’s companies have won national industry awards and trained leaders in the Top 10 of the Fortune 500. Allison is passionate about helping high achievers launch to the next level in their lives personally and professionally. 
Agenda
10 a.m. – 10: 50 a.m. Allison’s Presentation
11 a.m. – 11: 30 a.m. Zoom Virtual Networking
Registration Fee – $20
Meet the 2019 U.P. Service Award Winners!

Meet the 2019 U.P. Service Award Winners!

Three Upper Peninsula individuals, a business and a nonprofit organization were honored during the 11th annual U.P. Service Awards program at the recent U.P. Nonprofit Conference. The awards are given annually by Grow & Lead: Community and Youth Development to recognize exemplary volunteer and charitable efforts throughout the U.P. in the categories of youth, under… Continue Reading

Building Staff Morale

Building staff morale is not as complicated or difficult as it may seem. I know a lot of supervisors and managers struggle with building staff morale, but if you keep in mind just a few simple ideas, you can begin to change the culture and morale of your office. Be sincere, authentic, real. People see… Continue Reading

Setting Goals (and accomplishing them!)

Setting Goals (and accomplishing them!)

The start of a new year has many of us setting goals, whether at work or in our personal lives. Pick goals that motivate you If you are setting a personal goal, start with something you really want to accomplish and are motivated to work on. Don’t start with the most dreaded item on your… Continue Reading

EQ + IQ = Success

We all know what IQ stands for, right? It’s short for Intelligence Quotient, a measure of our cognitive and intellectual intelligence. But how about EQ? This lesser-known acronym stands for Emotional Quotient, a measure of our emotional intelligence. At a pre-holiday in-service training for GLCYD staff, we learned all about emotional intelligence or EI, for… Continue Reading

4 Tips to Inspire & Motivate Leaders in the Office

The workplace environment can have a major impact on your mood and emotions. For any business to thrive, it is important to create an environment that can inspire and motivate the employees. This is also projected to increase workers’ productivity. Here are a few quick tips to help create a motivating environment: Continue Reading

Lighten Up

Happy New Year! Though it’s truly only a new day, our culture dictates that it’s time to lose weight and get in shape, read more books, clean out the clutter. All during the natural hibernation schedule and short hours of daylight, with several people battling seasonal affect disorder and the many viruses that make their… Continue Reading