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How to Survive An Economic Downturn

Thursday, April 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm • Organized By Women's Business Center
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About this Event

We will discuss tips for:

  • Leading through a crisis
  • Pivoting business strategy
  • Rightsizing or reorganizing a workforce
  • Protecting the business today, while positioning for the future
  • Aligning talent to business strategy

Presenter: Amy Leslie, CEO, Perspective Consulting

Amy Leslie is CEO of Perspective Consulting, a woman-owned small business.

She has 2 decades of experience building, leading and turning around teams, with P&L responsibility, in companies from start-ups to the Fortune 500. As a leader, Amy believes if you want to predict performance – first, look at your people. Amy is passionate about bringing this perspective and discipline of talent optimization, which changed her life as a leader, to other businesses and teaching leaders to apply it every day when building their own teams and inspiring their people.

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Meeting ID: 944 4566 0579

Password: 502645

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