As an inspiring speaker and champion motivator, Julie empowers you with skills to dream big, plan well, and transform your vision into a spectacular plan of action. Her award-winning goal-setting book, Dreams to Action Trailblazer’s Guide, gives you practical tools to articulate your dream, define your purpose, and create attainable goals.
Dr. Connor has helped youth and adults, schools and churches, businesses and organizations launch rock-solid programs with well-trained leaders and a collaborative mission as a keynote speaker, educator, workshop presenter, and program director for more than 30 years.
DREAM IT! PLAN IT! DO IT! Your Star Power
Discover how to articulate your dream, define your purpose, and create attainable goals with tools to chart a powerful plan of action. Use tools from Julie’s book, Dreams to Action Trailblazer’s Guide, to transform your passion into reality.
DEFINE YOUR VISION & MISSION: Keys to Collaboration
Clear mission and vision statements reflect your beliefs and core values. They guide the words you speak, decisions you make, goals you create, and events you plan. Create a powerful vision and mission aligned with your personal principles.
DISCOVER THE LEADER WITHIN YOU: Identify Your Strengths & Gifts
If your life was a book, what would you want people to remember about your story? Tune into the power of your gifts. Your passions reveal your purpose. Not every leaders is outspoken. Some leaders are great listeners. Some leaders provide great feedback to others. Everyone has something to bring to the collaborative table.
Julie helps young people see their own gifts and talents and inspires them to share these gifts with the world. She prepares youth to be leaders by offering outstanding leadership training that focuses on collaboration and teamwork, consensus and problem-solving strategies, communication and conflict-resolution skills, and peer mentoring experiences. Youth engage in opportunities to share their leadership skills with their communities and with one another.
BE YOUR AWESOME SELF & A TEAM PLAYER
Engage in meaningful dialogue and discover strategies to develop teamwork, collaboration, and shared decision-making processes. Strengthen relationships within your group through a shared vision, consensus, and communication processes.
WHAT’S YOUR DREAM?
Discover how to articulate your dream, define your purpose, align your vision with your core values, and create attainable goals with tools to chart a powerful plan of action. Your passions are pointing you towards your life’s purpose. Use tools from Julie’s book, Dreams to Action Trailblazer’s Guide, to transform your passion into a reality.
PEER MINISTRY: Sharing Your Leadership Gifts
Julie provides youth leaders with skills and tools to support and encourage one another. Learn how to share your leadership gifts and communication skills to build strong relationships and effectively communicate with confidence as a role model within your youth community.
Julie delivers professional development workshops on collaborative youth leadership, instructional best practices, strategies to creatively get youth excited about their own lives, goal-setting activities, teamwork and collaboration, classroom management (which simply means ways to make learning fun with some simple, consistent tools), and outreach to at-risk students. Julie networks with community stakeholders and organizations to advocate for at-risk youth and families. She provides teachers with tools to celebrate success in the classroom; including classroom management and lesson planning resources.
She has more than 30 years of experience as a teacher, instructional coach, youth minister, and program director in urban, rural, and suburban classrooms and in parochial and public churches and schools. Julie shows teachers and students how to build relationships with creative writing and journaling.
Before They Enter the Classroom & What to Do When They Get There
Successful teachers know that common procedures and strong organizational skills invite a positive and safe classroom environment. Discover tools that strengthen relationships, inspire creativity, and celebrate inclusion.
Unleash Students’ Leadership Gifts
Leadership training begins with helping teens identify their inherent gifts. Their passions will point them towards their purpose. In this experience, youth have opportunities to identify their gifts and explore ways to use them.
Inspiring Teamwork & Collaboration
Collaboration involves much more than forcing teens to work in groups. Explore cooperative learning strategies that inspire creative learning and innovation among students of all learning levels. Employ these experiences in ways that allow youth to discover their own leadership potential.
Many businesses and organizations struggle because they have not established a clear purpose and direction. Define your purpose, align your vision with your core values, and create an action plan with attainable goals. Experience greater collaboration as a visionary leader. Dr. Julie Connor is a collaborative leader who specializes in these topic areas:
Vision, Mission, & Goal-Setting Strategies
Julie will empower you with skills and tools to create clear vision and mission statements. Align your goals with your vision, mission, and core values.
Teamwork & Collaboration
Create a culture of trust, balanced-decision making processes, and respectful communication grounded in consensus. Discover tools that promote greater understanding, communication, and collaboration among all team players.
Motivate & Inspire Your Team
Employees and administrators commit 100% when they feel respect in a positive work environment. Experience opportunities to reconnect to your vision and to one another through appreciation of the gifts among all organizational members.
Julie is a dynamic speaker who will motivate, inspire, and empower your organization with direction you want and the tools you need.
In the unlikely event our work together needs to be rescheduled, your deposit will be applied towards a new mutually agreed upon date to take place within one year of the date of this agreement. Fee will be “fee in effect” at time of reschedule
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