WC 2019 Dec Thriving: The Mindfulness of Imperfections
DescriptionPerfectionism can be one of the most destructive traits to both an individual and to others’ motivation and worker self-esteem. Perfectionism is also the leading fatal disease among women 18 to 100 (Pennsylvania Conference for Women 2019). Whether it is in the workplace environment or everyday life, attendees at this session will benefit from learning how to enable the presence of imperfection and thriving. Thriving is not the absence of imperfections, but rather the mindfulness of such.
President & CEO
Lutheran Social Services ND
About the presenter
Jessica Thomasson is the President & CEO of Lutheran Social Services North Dakota. By way of Affordable Housing, Community Development, Public Policy Analysis and Urban Planning, Jessica was called to serve as CEO of LSSND in 2015. She embraces the call to lead in a corner of the country that has been home for most of her life, focusing on opportunities to bring amazing resources to people living in out-of-the-way-places. Healing, Help, Hope.
Charity of the month: North Dakota Autism CenterPlease consider bringing sensory toys, large exercise balls, flip sequence boards, diffuser(s) with calming oil or bean bags, to donate to them.
No matter how you choose to contribute, your gift helps further the center's mission to help people and families with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities through excellence in care, therapy, advocacy and support.
Chamber members: $25 in advance | $35 at the door
Non-members: $45 in advance | $55 at the door
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