Professional Development Summit *Full Day Conference* 2018

Professional Development Summit *Full Day Conference* 2018
. Please Note --> This is a Past Event!! .

Date: 11/8/2018
Time: 8:00AM TO 4:30 PM

Greysolon by Black Woods
231 East Superior Street
Duluth, MN 55802

(218) 722-5501

Event Description:

Reaching the summit of professional success comes from hard work, dedication and continuing your education. Join us at the region's only full-day conference designed to motivate, inspire and benefit you and your organization.

It's time to reinvent your workday, get inspired and strengthen your leadership skills.

Professional Development Summit Agenda


7:45 - 8:15 AM



8:15 - 8:30 AM

Sponsor Booth Visit


8:30 - 9:15 AM

A Different Kind of Marketing Presentation

Lucie Amundsen,

Locally Laid Egg Company


9:30 - 10:15 AM

Developing a Team from a Group of Strangers

Josh Berlo,

UMD Athletics


9:30 - 10:15 AM

Gratitude and Positive Thinking to Create a Happy Workplace

Chelly Townsend,

Duluth Entertainment Convention Center


10:30 - 11:15 AM

Negotiation 101

Josh Muro,

Essentia Health


10:30 - 11:15 AM

Achieving Professional Goals: Stop Thinking and Start Doing

Annie Harala,

Northland Constructors


11:30 AM - 12:00 PM



12:00 - 12:30 PM

Networking & Sponsor Booth Visits


12:45 - 1:30 PM

Community on the Rise: Capitalizing on Duluth's Momentum

Mayor Emily Larson,

City of Duluth


1:45 - 2:30 PM

Collaboration vs. Competition

Duluth Grill, Love Creamery, Bent Paddle


1:45 - 2:30 PM

Conflict Management: The Benefits of Disagreement

Noah Hobbs,

Duluth City Councilor


2:45 - 3:30 PM

Becoming a Respected Leader

Commander Chris Blomquist,

Minnesota Air National Guard -148th Fighter Wing


2:45 - 3:30 PM

Bridging Cultural Differences

Carl Crawford,

City of Duluth


3:45 - 4:30 PM

Surviving the Storm: Creative Problem Solving in the Workplace

Don Ness,

Ordean Foundation


$99 | Chamber Member

$109 | Nonmember






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