Navigate your way to the Patterson Community Center, Murfreesboro, TN and experience “Working Success”. Down to earth leaders will deliver insightful and empowering take-a-ways to your current state of success. Whatever that may be! Bring your vision and leave with a realistic and actionable plan to create your career path, step or excell into leadership, plant or grow the seeds to your business and navigate through barriers to experience “Working Success”.
Teauna Upshaw, MBA, PHR, Human Resources Director for Schwan Cosmetics USA, Inc. presently manages day to day Human Resources operational activities; for an organization of 300+ employees. Throughout her previous work experience performing in HR Generalist, Talent Management and Staffing roles she has been a strong vessel directly impacting business outcomes in a variety of industries. Teauna has supports driven professionals in the workforce seeking to improve their career outcomes; and has served as a HR Consultant for small businesses. As a published author of “Teauna Upshaw’s Working Success”, Teauna has proven to deliver career focused messages in her book, HR strategy in her work and leadership to her peers. Teauna naturally ignites, informs and inspires diverse audiences with empowering solutions to create action with positive results.
Retired US Navy Master Chief John E. Upshaw, a leader of people. After 30 years of navigating through challenges and achievements he reached the highest rank in the US Navy. He is a well sought key note speaker and delivers messages to a diverse audience. His experiences have awarded him the voice to empower individuals and teams to reach their desired potential.
John specializes in holding leaders accountable to deliver results through people. He will deliver the message any leader needs to create impact, ROI or bottom line results.
Additionally, John leads young athletes in track and field, and basketball skills training. He achieves the same results with his athletes which is all-star progression. Follow John Upshaw today on Facebook at John Upshaw and Instagram at @Masterchief66.
Light bulbs are one of Kayla’s favorite things. More specifically, light bulbs coming on in people’s heads. Kayla is a thinker and practitioner in today’s marketplace. She helps organizations drive growth by creating and sustaining their competitive advantage. Through strategies that develop the critical talent, skills and capabilities, employee and customer engagement grow resulting in bottom-line results. Her industry experience spans 20+ years in both the corporate sector and non- profit world. She is the CEO of Organization Impact, a leadership and team development consulting firm.
Kayla’s experience allows her to walk alongside your team to identify your people development needs then helps you discover a hands-on approach that advances your organization’s vision and profitability. She holds a BS and MS in Organizational Communication from Murray State University and is a DiSC Trainer, a Registered Corporate Coach and Certified Strengths Genius facilitator. She is the author of three books:
- Leadership Shorts: Practical Tips When You Are at Wit’s End
- #1 Amazon bestsellers The Complete Experience: Unlocking the secrets of online reviews that drive customer loyalty
- Unstuck: 10 Proven Strategies for Breaking Through the Barriers to Small Business Growth
Organization Impact is a member of the Better Business Bureau.
A third generation entrepreneur and community leader, Weston Wax, offers a fresh and charismatic perspective on modern business ownership. From his recent Business Challenger video series, hear Weston expand on what it means to “Be the Buffalo” and lean into coming storms instead of running the other way.