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Signature Workshop Event

Event Agenda:

8:00am – 8:30am: Registration and Networking

8:30am – 10:00am: Workshop Session 1

10:00 – 10:20 Break and Networking

10:20am – 11:50am: Workshop Session 2

11:50am – 12:00pm Networking

12:00pm – Program Ends

How are companies developing leaders in today’s fast paced business world?

In this lively informative program, executive coach, trainer, leadership expert and book author Shawn Doyle CSP takes you through the most compelling and interesting trends for leadership development in the next decade.

In this thought-provoking program, the following key points are covered:

  • The myths about leadership development
  • How leadership development drives retention and engagement
  • The 10 cutting edge trends that leading companies are using to develop their existing and new leaders
  • Ideas for applying these concepts to your organization now

Don’t miss this remarkable session to give you insight into how leaders are getting developed today and in the future.

Meet the Speaker – Shawn Doyle, CSP


Spending over three decades in the world of personal and professional development, Shawn while Vice-President of Learning and Development at Comcast, cofounded their Corporate University which was responsible for training and development for over 90,000 employees. Now as CEO of his own company, New Light Learning & Development, home of Shawn Doyle Training he has the good fortune to work with amazing clients including The White House, Lockheed Martin, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, U.S. Army, Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Disney, Comcast, ABC, NBC, MSNBC, Pfizer, Merrill Lynch, Kraft, Coca-Cola and IBM to name a few.

Known for his thought provoking, fun and highly interactive training programs and keynotes, which are proven to increase retention, improve the learning process and create positive change which will get the results you are looking for. Shawn’s biggest compliment is being asked to come back again and again to work with and train his clients.

Shawn is an author of 23 books many of which are being translated into 10 languages and sold in India, Malaysia, Singapore, China, Quebec, Canada, Russia and Greece. Shawn is also a contributing writer for The Huffington Post, Inc., Entrepreneur, The Good Men Project and Addicted2success.

Shawn and his wife, Rachael live in the rolling hills of southeastern Pennsylvania made famous by Andrew Wyeth landscape paintings, along with their two lively cats, Mia and Maddie.

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