There are many types of Art in the world today, but one of the most important one to learn, so we can enjoy the others, is the “Art of Time Management!”

 Sponsored by Linda Ramsey

Meet our Panel of Experts:

Kathy Hardtke: Strategic Success, Inc Kathy possesses a passion for life and for meeting the needs of a hurting world. As executive director of GROW Africa, she works internationally to help people in need of clean drinking water find the resources they need to sustain life. She is a wonderful spokesperson for the group, because she possesses extraordinary communication skills. These skills also make her a sought-after speaker and trainer with corporate and nonprofit clients who seek her out for her insights into leadership, management, people skills, and her other areas of expertise. Everywhere she speaks Kathy earns accolades for her ability to grab an audience’s attention and hold it with interesting anecdotes and her sense of humor. She communicates practical ideas that attendees can use immediately both in their personal lives and in the workplace. If you are looking for a speaker who will invigorate your audience with a renewed passion to seize life’s opportunities and a desire to grow in personal excellence, invite Kathy Hardtke to your next in-service training, retreat, or corporate meeting. She will leave your group with new skills and a desire to overcome all challenges.

Jacquelyn Ferguson, Training & Professional Coaching with a Purpose. After serving 2½ years in the Peace Corps (Colombia,) Jackie earned her M.S. from her home state of Minnesota. She then worked as a Program Director at a mental health center and in 1982 she founded InterAction Associates, her speaking and coaching firm. Jackie designs and presents keynotes and workshops on stress and time management, civility, and many more. Her mission is to inspire you to live a conscious life of personal responsibility in your relations with yourself and others, which she weaves into presentations to help you “wake up” to your responsibility in making your desired changes. Hundreds-of-thousands of people throughout the U.S., the U, K,, Australia and points in between have benefitted from her programs. She’s also a Stress and Wellness Coach and a Corporate Coach helping people achieve more success with less stress. Her 2010 published book, Let Your Body Win: Stress Management Plain & Simple, is available at Request her weekly published column, Stress for Success.

Paul Sabatier-Smith, Personal & Team Development Coach, Speaker, Trainer, Catalyst for change. Vice President and Partner of Called To Action, a division of Mainspring Consultants, Inc., Coach Paul partners with Leaders, Individuals, Groups and Businesses… who want to change, grow and challenge themselves and their leaders to greater levels of influence. “Leadership is influence”- John Maxwell. His personal mission is to counsel, educate and motivate people to understand and engage in their personal mission/purpose and respond to the Call to Action. Paul has over 45 years experience serving in a variety of leadership roles with IBM Corp and various groups. Paul is a graduate of Southeastern University and a Certified Coach, Speaker, Trainer with John Maxwell Team and can provide a variety of programs related to personal or group change, growth and leadership.  Paul partners with his bride and, as Trainers with Laurie Beth Jones Inc., they can provide the following tools to support their clients:

Emcee: Susan Bennett, Susan Bennett Marketing & Media, LC

Featured non-profit: American Cancer Society of Lee County Executive Director, Darla Betzer sponsored by Denise Perchall, Progressive Employer Management Company

Professional head shots for members only will be available for $50 Photo by John Fernandez

Pay on or before October 15 at noon Member $17 Friends $20

at the door Members $20 friends $25 Limited seating for this meeting

Non-Profits can put up a free table

Members can put up a table for $25

Call Jeanne for details 910-7426