Sylvia LafairDateline: On the Cutting Edge of Change
First Published: Aug 04, 2010 / Last Published: Jul 02, 2012
Sylvia Lafair, PhD, is a business leadership expert and President of CEO – Creative Energy Options, Inc., a global consulting company focused on redefining leadership and optimizing workplace relationships. Dr. Lafair’s talents to make the complex simple, has revolutionized the way employees cooperate and teams collaborate. Her award winning book “Don’t Bring It to Work” (Jossey Bass. She is often quoted as a workplace relationship expert in newspapers and magazines across the country, including the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Time, CIO Magazine, New York Times, as well as being on radio, webinars, television, and presenting at national conferences. Sylvia Lafair has two business blogs: “Elegant Leadership”, and “On the Cutting Edge of Change”, and is a contributing writer in WomenOnBusiness.com, Examiner.com, and EvanCarmichael.com, as well as other trade publications. CEO’s flagship program, Total Leadership Connections™ utilizes the tools of PatternAware™ Leadership to help individuals understand how behavior patterns can derail success and how to transform them into productivity, purpose, and profit. As an executive coach and leadership educator, she has 30+ years of experience with all levels of management from corporate officers of global companies to executives of non-profits, owners of leading family-owned businesses, and entrepreneurs. She holds a doctorate in Clinical Psychology and has taught at Hahnemann University. As a workshop leader or keynote speaker, Sylvia engages audiences with her natural storytelling ability. Her quick-witted humor, charisma, and energy are infectious and her knowledge gives substance and depth to all presentations. Her thought-provoking messages leave audiences with information to take back to the office and immediately put into practice.
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June 9, 2011
Leadership Dilemma: Sexuality and Sabotage
How do we trust our leaders?
June 8, 2011
Leadership Mindset Shift: Engaging Women 21st Century Style
Have you noticed? Good women leaving the high powered business sector have a theme. They say “It’s just not worth it”. And these are super educated individuals who have the smarts to make a difference. So, what’s going on?
June 4, 2011
Tribute to a Man of Dignity
Jack Kevorkian passes away.in Lifestyle
May 24, 2011
The Legacy of Leadership
The history of eons is recorded in our cells and it is when we learn about our personal past that we can be high level successful leaders.
May 5, 2011
Leadership Development: What We Can Learn from Bin Laden’s Death
Leadership development is meant to bring emerging leaders into a realm of thoughtful discussion.
April 26, 2011
Getting to GUTSY: How Women Work
There are so many specific stereotypes that have been laid on women that need to be laid to rest.
April 18, 2011
Leadership Lessons: About Pants and Pedestals
This is the year to celebrate women.
April 11, 2011
How Drama Queens and Kings Infect the Workplace
How the drama queen/king can infect the office.
April 7, 2011
Leaping Past Cotton Candy Team Training
According to the Spring 2011 issue of Strategy and Business, culture is back on the corporate agenda.in Advertising
Workplace Conflict: Jake and the Jerk
Stress, workplace conflict and ingrained behavior patterns are a package deal.