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Turning Failure into Success – Apex Systems

October 26, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Turning Failure into Success

Many people find failure discouraging.  If it repeatedly happens, the despair can lead us to giving up–even on things we most cherish. But some interesting research has discovered that people who succeed often do so on a firm foundation of failure using identifiable skills and tactics. In this program, specific proven strategies and practical techniques will be provided to turn your most frustrating failures into treasured achievements.

Topics will include:

  • Types of failure and how they affect us.
  • The importance of dreams and a plan.
  • Overcoming the fear of failure.
  • Not letting mistakes and setbacks define you.
  • Learning from failure.
  • Strategies for turning failure into success.

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Speaker Dr. Paul Schempp
Paul is a high-performance leadership expert who provides research-based solutions and proven practices that solve results-oriented problems and leadership challenges. As a University of Georgia professor, he conducts research into the characteristics and development of expert business leaders and sports coaches. He has authored six books, including the award-winning 5 Steps to Expert. Known for his content-rich, inspirational and easily applicable presentations and programs, he has delivered over 300 programs in 36 countries on 4 continents. As an internationally recognized scholar, speaker and consultant, he helps individuals and organizations build and lead high-performing teams. His clients include the American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists, AGN International, Atlanta Hawks, Delta Airlines, BASF, Conde Nast, Brooklyn Nets, Gannett Fleming Engineering, General Electric, LPGA, Major League Baseball, NASCAR, National Basketball Association, Nix Healthcare System, PGA of America, Retail Industry Leaders Association, Singapore Sports Council, Swedish Sports Federation, Taiwan Olympic Committee, UPS, US Patent & Trade Office and Vistage. Paul helped design and conduct the pilot mentoring program for Delta Air Lines and executive mentoring programs for the United States Patent & Trade Office and UPS. Currently, he is conducting research on expert decision-making, leadership development, and mentoring.

PDU Credit: If you have a PMP or other PMI certification, you can claim/self-report 1 Power Skills (formerly Leadership) PDU by logging the following: Education – Digital Media/Webinar & Activity Title. For more on PDU reporting, visit https://www.pmi.org/certifications/certification-resources/maintain/pmi-talent-triangle-update, and for future questions, reach out to contractorcommunity@apexsystems.com.

IIBA CDU Credit: For anyone with a certification from IIBA (International Institute of Business Analysis), you can claim and self-report 1 CDU under category 5 (self-directed learning) and “Other Education Providers.” NOTE: Your claim may be validated by IIBA at the time of recertification, so please keep a copy of the confirmation email you receive after you register for each live or on-demand webinar.


October 26, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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