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Jan
25
Thu
January 2018 Chapter Experience @ Four Points by Sheraton DFW Airport North
Jan 25 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Join us as we learn from industry veteran Michael Dominguez, as he brings us a timely and relevant report on global trends then affect our industry and lives. Mr. Dominguez is Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer for MGM Resorts International and is renowned for his thoroughly-researched industry presentations, passion, and desire to connect and lead in the hospitality community. To learn more about Michael, click here

 

Schedule:

  • 11:00am Registration opens
  • 11:15 – 11:45am – Chapter orientation and mentor café
  • 12:00 – 1:30pm – Lunch and program

Note: Due to our integral program this month, we will begin our program at noon and go until 1:30pm. Please be ready to begin at noon. Thank you.

 

DCPAC Officer of the Month Award
The Dallas Community Police Awards Committee (DCPAC) was founded in 1972 to honor the hard work and sacrifice of the officers from the Dallas Police Department.  The MPI D/FW Chapter supports the DCPAC and President Elect, Paige Mejia, FPO, and Immediate Past President, Sherry DeLaGarza, CMM, CMP, serve as voting members on the DCPAC committee. Through this partnership, MPI D/FW is proud to present one of the Officer of the Month awards annually at our January meeting.  This month, we have the privilege of honoring Senior Corporal Jeffrey Johnson with the Officer of the Month award. Please join us as we salute his service and that of our first responders.

Fred H. Knieberg Mentor Cafe

Nickquolette Barrett is a Career and LinkedIn Strategist with expertise in resume writing, interview prep, career strategy, and LinkedIn branding. She is a dynamic speaker who uses a fresh perspective that is unique and real with a side of humor and sensitivity.  Her ability to weave her contagious enthusiasm and energy into every presentation is refreshing to the world of career development.

Open to all members and guests. Encouraged for those involved in the Mentor program.

 

Registration:

MPI Member: $40
Non-Member: $55
Student:  $25
MPI Premier Member: $35
MPI Lifetime Member: Complimentary

Feb
6
Tue
Leadership Committee Meeting @ Embassy Suites by Hilton Park Central
Feb 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Feb
7
Wed
Communications Committee Meeting – Call In
Feb 7 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Call In Details:

1-800-937-0983 

P-5235510

Feb
13
Tue
2018 Emerging Leaders Event @ Vouv Meeting & Event Space
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

EMPOWERING TODAY’S LEADERS FOR TOMORROW’S LEADERSHIP CHALLENGES

Trudy Bourgeois
Founder, The Center for Workforce Excellence
Bourgeois is a renowned and respected authority on leadership development, change management, and workplace transformation. She is a bestselling author, speaker, and coach. And she is a teacher at heart. Trudy believes that when people can learn and grow, they can achieve. Which ultimately empowers them to LEAD!
After a successful career as a senior sales and marketing executive who managed teams of thousands and a $3 billion budget, Bourgeois took all her experience and passion and founded The Center for Workforce Excellence (CWE) in 2001. CWE is a professional coaching, training, consulting and teaching organization that companies such as Intel, PepsiCo, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Kellogg’s, Cox Automotive, and many others credit with advancing their talent management and diversity and inclusion initiatives.
Trudy is a featured blogger for The Huffington Post, writes for numerous trade publications and magazines, and has authored three books on leadership: Her Corner Office (Second Edition); The Hybrid Leader; and Equality: Courageous Conversations about Women, Men, and Race to Spark a Diversity & Inclusion Breakthrough
Bourgeois has earned a reputation as a respected truth-teller who combines candor with humor to foster courageous conversations necessary for change to take place.
Trudy is the proud mother of two children, Adam and Mary Ellen. She has been married to her husband and best friend, Michael, for 34 years and is active in her church and community. Trudy is particularly active in Special Olympics, supporting her husband Mike who coaches multiple Special Olympic sports. She has also served on several boards, including the Network of Executive Women. And she commits much time pouring into and mentoring the next generation of women business leaders.
Vouv Room
4445 Sigma Rd
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Free parking adjacent to Vouv Room
6:00 p.m. Registration & Networking
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Program

CSR of the Quarter

The mission of Dress for Success is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. The women Dress for Success serves are inspired to lead, to advance in their careers and to give back to their communities. They learn to initiate social change, which makes them assets within their local Dress for Success organizations and in their communities. With the skills and information, they gain through these programs; these women can have an even greater impact by inspiring those around them.
We need donations of:
Interview appropriate suits
Interview appropriate blouses
Professional separates including blouses, slacks, skirts, dresses, blazers, and jackets
Work appropriate shoes
Jewelry and scarves
Handbags (briefcases, portfolios or work appropriate handbag)

Registration:

MPI Member: $25
Non-Member: $35
MPI Lifetime Member: Complimentary

Registration closes Friday, February 9, 2018

Sponsored by:

Feb
19
Mon
Spring 2018 CMP Study Group @ Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Park Central
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Feb
26
Mon
Spring 2018 CMP Study Group @ Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Park Central
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mar
5
Mon
Spring 2018 CMP Study Group @ Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Park Central
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mar
6
Tue
Leadership Committee Meeting @ Embassy Suites by Hilton Park Central
Mar 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mar
7
Wed
Communications Committee Meeting – Call In
Mar 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Call In Details:

1-800-937-0983 

P-5235510

Mar
19
Mon
Spring 2018 CMP Study Group @ Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Park Central
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm