All professionals are invited to attend this series of book signing and discussion presented by respected leaders in business in Northwest Arkansas. There will be a time for networking with other professionals and learning about the programs and events offered by the Inseitz Group and Women’s Empowerment Center while enjoying light refreshments and wine. Authors will give a personal introduction, share their journey of authorship, and lead in a time of discussion. Each author will have their book available for purchase and will personally sign your copy at the event.
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 – Author Elise Mitchell Register Here
Location: McAuley Hall, The Center for Nonprofits @ St. Mary’s, 1200 West Walnut, Rogers, AR 72756
Cost: $25 General / $15 Women’s PLE Alumni
Time: 5-7:00 PM
About Author Elise Mitchell
Elise is an accomplished strategic communications professional and business leader whose entrepreneurial spirit helped build Mitchell from scratch into one of the top 10 fastest-growing firms globally, a two-time Agency of the Year winner and Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Company. The company’s client portfolio includes well-known brands such as: Walmart, Procter & Gamble, Hilton Worldwide, Kraft, Del Monte, Canon, Merck and others.
Under her leadership the company grew more than 500% in five years. In recognition of her accomplishments, Elise has received numerous awards including Agency Professional of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, and a Top 50 Power Player.
At the end of 2012, Elise sold Mitchell, and today it is the leading PR agency brand in the world’s fastest growing marketing communications companies, Dentsu Aegis Network. In addition to her role at Mitchell, Elise is leading efforts to build a PR brand for the network.
Prior to founding Mitchell, Elise worked on both the agency and corporate sides of the business serving as the top public relations executive for Promus Hotel Corporation and holding various leadership roles at three advertising and public relations agencies.
Elise is also a wife, mom, motorcyclist, author, and a passionate advocate for women entrepreneurs. She serves on several national boards, is a regular contributor to Entrepreneur.com and has a social reach of 18 million. Elise wrote Leading Through the Turn: How a Journey Mindset Can Help Leaders Find Success and Significance (McGraw Hill, January 2017). She is a frequent keynote speaker on leadership and the secret to savoring the journey of life.
About the book Leading Through the Turn
In the book, Leading Through the Turn, Elise tells her story of becoming a destination leader with a journey mindset and how it completely transformed her whole approach to leadership and life. She shares dozens of hard-won lessons for achieving success and finding significance, interviews with well-known leaders, and stories from her motorcycling adventures that will inspire you to:
- Accelerate toward your goals while being fully present on the journey
- Make crossroads decisions with confidence
- Maneuver through detours that can derail your career
- Become a more selfless leader who creates opportunities for others
- Deal with uncertainty, becoming nimble and more adaptive to change
- Make time work for you instead of you working all the time
- Develop stronger relationships with those you love
- Overcome your fears and be a courageous leader
- Dare to be yourself Reach the higher calling of leadership — and of course
- Enjoy the ride!