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May 2017 – Julie is a Featured Speaker at LAHRA Leadership Conference

On May 23, Julie will present “Winning With Strengths” at the Lakes Area Human Resources Association Leadership Conference at Cragun’s in Brainerd, MN.

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March 2017 – Julie is Certified as a Strengths Strategy Coach

After a year-long program including 30+ weeks of training, mentor and supervised coaching and over 50 hours of practicing with clients, Julie passed her oral exam and coaching session to receive her certification as a Strengths Strategy coach. By applying the Strengths Strategy methodology, she can help clients not only learn their Top 5 or all […]

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Fall, 2016 – Julie Facilitates Normandale’s Certificate in Supervision & Management Program

When an individual contributor is promoted to supervisor, the transition can be a difficult one. This certificate will provide the new supervisor with the foundational skills needed for the job. Register for this certificate for $400 (a savings of $100) for all four classes or take only the ones most appropriate for you! All workshops held […]

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Julie Facilitates “Assess Training Needs” at UMN March 16-17, 2016

“Assess Training Needs” is part of the Professional Train-the-Trainer Certificate in the College of Continuing Education at the University of Minnesota.  The two-day workshop is for anyone with responsibility for creating and delivering training in their organization.  “Assess Training Needs” can be taken alone or as part of the series. This is Julie’s fifth year […]

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March 7 ATD-GTC Coaching SIG: How’s Your Brain Energy? Productivity?

Monday, March 7 11:45-1:15pm Bring your lunch! Hennepin County Southdale Library, Ethel Barry Room, 7001 York Ave. S., Edina FREE and open to the public How’s Your Brain Energy? Productivity? “This big concept, that brain energy is limited, and that some activities feed it while others deplete it, resonates deeply.” The Brain Energy/Bandwidth Quiz is […]

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February, 2016: Julie Awarded Coaching Credential Renewal

      This month, Julie received notice that her credential renewal application for the designation of Associate Certified Coach (ACC) has been examined and approved. Julie completed at least 40 hours of Continuing Coach Education (CCE) in the three years since the initial award of her credential in 2012. For over a decade, the credentialing organization, ICF (International Coach […]

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January, 2016: Julie Facilitates “Leadership in Hospitality” Certificate Series

2016 is the third year Julie will facilitate the Supervision and Management series of workshops in the “Leadership in Hospitality” certificate offered through the East Side Neighborhood Services. Normandale Community College is the certification program partner. For more information and to register — click here. The Adult Employment Department at Eastside Neighborhood Services  works with low […]

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1/4/16 Coaching SIG: Groundwork for Building Successful Relationships

PRESENTER:: Darlene Roy-Johnson DATE: Monday, January 4, 2016 TIME: 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. LOCATION: Ethel Barry Room at the Hennepin County Southdale Library. What if there was another way to increase your coaching client’s self-awareness, enhance their effectiveness in relationships, and decrease their conflict both personally and professionally? There is another way – it’s […]

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Leadership Essentials Series Begins September 10

I am always honored to be a part of the Leadership Essentials series as a coach to participants desiring follow-up support to what they learn in the workshops. This six month program (September – February/one session monthly) is a highly interactive professional development opportunity  focusing on the absolutely critical skills for developing front line leaders. The LEADERSHIP […]

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August 12-13, 2015: Assess Training Needs/U of MN Professional Train-the-Trainer Series

Julie facilitates this two-day program for those charged with developing training within their organizations.  The workshop can be taken alone or as part of the professional development certificate series at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. Assess Training Needs Identifying training needs and deciding on solutions is a challenge virtually every training professional experiences. […]

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