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‘Leadership in Trying Times’ Summit Will Be Held September 16 and 17 by Speakers Without Borders Speakers Bureau
Edward Segal, Crisis Management Expert Edward Segal, Crisis Management Expert
Washington , DC
Saturday, September 12, 2020


The Speakers Without Borders Speakers Bureau announced today it will conduct a virtual "Leadership in Trying Times" international summit on September 16 and 17 featuring 21 experts who will share their insights and answer questions about leadership-related topics and issues. To register for the event go to http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eh93xzel689c40c0&llr=crfnehabb

"The two dozen members of our speakers bureau have hundreds of years of expertise and a wealth of real-world experiences gained from distinguished careers in a variety of professions including management, crisis communications, journalism, entrepreneurship, coaching, public relations, writing, athletics, and the military," said Speakers Without Borders spokesperson Edward Segal, who is a member of the bureau. The organziation's website is at http://www.SpeakersWithoutBorders.com

The leadership topics and the experts who will discuss them at the two-day virtual event include:

  • Resilience in Disasters - Coni Meyers
  • The Ten Rs of Crisis Management - Edward Segal
  • A Good Crisis - Kurt Mansperger
  • I'm Enough. I'm Brave. I'm a Cowboy! - Ryan Barton
  • Honoring Your Value - Lynda Ross
  • Eliminate Excuses - Nathan Ogden
  • What Complexity Science Teaches Us about Social Change - Virginia Lacayo
  • 10 Ways to Get Along Better with Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere - Arnold Sanow
  • Great Speaking Is Critical to Great Leadership in a Crisis - Frank DiBartolomeo Jr.
  • On Mentorship - Kyle Mercer
  • Six Keys to Organizations Thriving - Lura Kingsford
  • Fitness Essentials for Powerful Leaders during Trying Times - Lisa Lander
  • Leadership Qualities to Activate Now! - Wendy King
  • Tragedy or Blessing - Chad Hymas
  • On Making Powerful Decisions - Amy Twiggs
  • Leadership and Opportunities in the Middle of a Crisis - Michael Curran
  • Utilizing Humor in Trying Times - Valerie Douroux
  • Leah Durant — topic to be announced
  • Sharon Rosenbaum — topic to be announced
  • JT Compeau – topic to be announced
  • Madelaine Weiss —  topic to be announced 

In July, the Speakers Without Borders Speakers Bureau published Leadership in Trying Times:Advice to Lead and Succeed. It is co-authored by 18 bureau members who provided their advice, insights, and recommendations on urgent and timely leadership-related topics ranging from resilience in disasters to making powerful decisions. "The topics our experts write about in Leadership in Trying Times represent the tip of the iceberg of their knowledge, experience, and program topics,"  Segal said.

"It's never too late — or too soon — to see how your leadership skills could or would measure up when the chips are down. The book is packed with practical advice for anyone who wants to build or bolster their ability to lead employees, co-workers, companies, or organizations," said Arnold Sanow and Amy Twiggs, who co-edited the book and wrote two of the chapters The book is available as an ebook and paperback from Amazon at this link: 
https://amzn.to/3hbFGHZAn audio book version is scheduled to be released next month.

 For questions about the summit, contact Edward Segal at edwardsegalcommunications@gmail.com.


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