ICON Session Speaker

Kendra Prospero

CEO & Founder, Turning the Corner

Kendra Prospero founded Turning the Corner to end suffering in the workplace by helping people connect to work they love. She helps job seekers find jobs they are passionate about, and helps companies fully support their employees. Kendra believes that people who love their jobs are happier, more productive, easier to manage, and are all around better workers. As the CEO and Founder of one of the few firms in the nation that supports both job seekers and businesses, she helps people and businesses transform the way they think and feel about work.

As a member of the National Speaker's Association, she has delivered hundreds of presentations to small business owners, business professionals, entrepreneurs, and job seekers from national corporations including Google, Galvanize, Boomtown, SurveyGizmo, and CodeCraft. Recently nominated for Outstanding Women in Business and one of the best and brightest leaders in Colorado, everyone has benefited from her passionate and pioneering approach. She loves helping people get results, leading her team to greater places, and challenging us all to change the world one person at a time.

Tuesday, April 25th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Lead To Fail or Lead to Win? The Choice is Yours
121 A, B, C

Developing strong leadership skills is the most important aspect of reaching your goals and becoming successful. Too often great companies fail because of poor leadership and a lack of emotional intelligence. Strengthen your 'soft skills' and discover how improving interpersonal interaction can lead to greater success for your business.

Learning Objectives:

  • Determine how to assess your team's job task readiness and intervene appropriately
  • Skillfully have tough conversations with your team, addressing key issues in a positive manner
  • Discover tools you can use to assess your business needs and help your team grow with you