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Call for speakers: Planning for Lift! 2021 now underway

By Lisa Jonas

Can you inspire people? Would you like to share your valuable expertise with Goering Center members and other leaders from the business community? Your opportunity could be Oct. 8, 2020 at the second-annual Lift! event.  

The Goering Center launched the Lift! series in October of this year, showcasing local thought leaders in 20-minute, insight-rich segments. Featured speakers included Deni Tato, Joe Morgan, Sonya Hall, Angel Beets, Neil Hoynes and Peter Olmsted, covering everything from hiring trends and organizational design, to communicating effectively and achieving game-changing growth.

Planning for Lift! 2021 is now underway and interested speakers are asked to reach out to Lisa Jonas, Goering Center, directly to discuss the opportunity. The planning team is finalizing next year’s theme and format and once complete, the Goering Center will officially launch an online Call for Speakers in first quarter.

Here’s what members had to say about the Goering Center's first Lift! event:

Lift! exceeded my expectations to say the least. I've been away from any involvement from the Goering Center for quite a few years for no good reason and this was a powerful welcome back.
Loved the short 20-minute sessions. You could stay attentive. Great topics and great speakers.
Inspired. You did it again. Great programming!

Next steps – call for speakers

Don’t miss your opportunity to share your expertise with the Goering Center learning community. Contact Lisa at lisa.jonas@uc.edu to be included in all communications concerning Lift! and the call for speakers.

Lisa Jonas is director of programming for the Goering Center. Reach Lisa at 513-888-7403 or at lisa.jonas@uc.edu.

About the Goering Center for Family & Private Business
Established in 1989, the Goering Center serves more than 400 member companies, making it North America’s largest university-based educational non-profit center for family and private businesses. The Center’s mission is to nurture and educate family and private businesses to drive a vibrant economy. Affiliation with the Carl H. Lindner College of Business at the University of Cincinnati provides access to a vast resource of business programing and expertise. Goering Center members receive real-world insights that enlighten, strengthen and prolong family and private business success. For more information on the Center, participation and membership visit goering.uc.edu.

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