The Future of
Leadership is Here.
A new world of work has arrived.
It’s looking for a few good leaders.
Will it be you?

June 28-29, 2017
Atlanta, GA

About this Experience

This is a new kind of leadership training experience. Traditional management practices aren’t cutting it anymore.

Leading other humans is hard work. You know this all too well.

Humans are complex, irrational creatures who can be simultaneously frustrating and inspiring.  We are capable of remarkable things when presented with the right opportunities, environment, and support.

Your role as a leader is to make the remarkable possible, even likely.

The Leading Humans experience will equip you with a new perspective on leadership that is powered by a deeper understanding of what motivates us as humans.

To learn more about why we created this program, read this.

Who should attend?

This experience is designed for individuals who lead people within an organization. If you are in your first or second management role, this is for you. Learn more.

As a result
of this experience,
you will:

– Keep your people happy and committed
– Reduce stress for you and your team
– Help people find meaning in their work
– Achieve a level of performance that gets your team recognized
– Replace the frustration of management with the joy of leadership

Reasons Not to Attend

This learning experience will be powerful and unique. It may not be for you.

Do NOT attend if…

  • It doesn’t bother you to lose great people to other organizations.
  • You enjoy being puzzled about how to motivate your team.
  • Under-performing, barely engaged employees is your goal.
  • You prefer training that leaves you wondering what to do next.
  • Being uncomfortable is intolerable for you.
  • You aren’t willing to change.

IF you are open to a dynamic and active learning experience that will help you become the leader your people crave,

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Jason Lauritsen

Jason Lauritsen is a speaker, author, and employee engagement expert. His passionate, engaging and thought-provoking style will challenge you to think differently.

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Christina Boyd-Smith

Christina Boyd-Smith, PhD is a professional executive coach who will help you think differently about your workplace, relationships, and yourself both as a leader and as a person.


Leading Humans is a two-day interactive learning experience for organizational people leaders early in their management career.

Wednesday, June 28

8:00 am – 8:30 am
Arrival & Networking

8:30 am – 10:00 am
Welcome & Introductions

10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Leadership Exploration
– Defining and understanding our role as leaders

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Understanding Human Beings & Human Behavior – Part 1
– Discover the seven motivating human needs
– Self-assess your own motivating needs
– Recognize the needs of others

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Cocktails & Conversation

Thursday, June 29

8:00 am – 8:30 am
Arrival & Networking

8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Understanding Human Beings & Human Behavior – Part 2
– Experience the seven motivating needs
– Explore how different needs are satisfied
– Embrace the role of a leader in meeting needs

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Connecting the Dots
– Action planning for immediate results
–  Making a commitment to change
–  Preparing for reentry to work to maintain your motivation

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Closing the Experience

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Celebration & Networking


We are hosting this experience in one of the most vibrant and human cities on earth: Atlanta, GA.

Our venue is in process of being confirmed. More details will follow soon.



$699 early-bird registration through April 15, 2017

$999 regular registration April 15 – June 14, 2017

$1299 late registration after June 14, 2017

$799 group discount for 3+ registrations from the same organization

Have questions? Let’s chat.

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