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The Dos and Don’ts of Planning Your Next Employee Resource Group Event

on Aug 30, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Event Planning HR Speaker Employee
Ask any event planner, and they will tell you that their job is not easy. Even if they love it, they can surely regale you with stories of events gone wrong, of troublesome vendors, of technical mishaps, of catastrophes and disasters and cataclysms that undercut your otherwise perfect event. After all, if event planning is a career unto itself, it can’t be all that easy, can it?
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Simple Steps to Make Career Decisions That Better Align with Your Values

on Aug 28, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Purpose Social Change Impact Life Career
If you’re at a point where you’re feeling like your career isn’t aligning with who you want to be in the world, it may be time to revisit your sense of purpose. This is something I need to do regularly to make sure I’m showing up as the best version of myself and making values-driven decisions, and it is the central theme of my new book Purposeful Hustle.
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How to Find and Book Diverse Speakers

on Aug 23, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Event Planning HR Diversity Hiring Speaker
The centerpiece of almost any special employee resource group event is the guest speaker. After all, many of the members of an employee resource group already know each other. They’ve met at work, or at previous events or meetings. They’ve heard each other’s stories, perhaps even worked directly with each other. So one of the best ways to draw in an audience is to put someone on the agenda who has a fresh perspective. Someone who shares your values or ideals or goals but whom you don’t see in the break room.
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10 Skills You Need to Live with More Purpose

on Aug 21, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Purpose
Living within your purpose is a discipline that requires practice, working out certain muscles, and developing certain skill sets. Here are 10 skills to focus on while pursuing a Purposeful Hustle:
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Honored to be Featured on Thrive Global!

on Jul 13, 2018 9:18:17 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Announcements
We are so excited to share that the Thrive Global’s platform is featuring an article Deanna wrote about Purposeful Hustle! Thrive Global is the platform that Arianna Huffington-yes, Arianna of the Huffington Post-created to end the stress and burnout epidemic by offering companies and individuals sustainable, science-based solutions to enhance well-being, performance, and purpose, and create a healthier relationship with technology.     
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Where to Find a Great Speaker for your Next Employee Resource Group Event.

on Jun 22, 2018 4:03:00 PM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Event Planning
For as many dry, mundane professional development days that we’ve had to sit through, many of us have also experienced those absolutely blissful but rare moments when a speaker at a training really resonates with us. We’ve caught ourselves needing to turn the page in our notebooks or typing furiously trying to record as much information as possible. We know how it feels when a speaker can effectively connect to us in the midst of our hustle and inspire us to grow further into our purpose. We can look back and identify the impact a powerful speaker had on us and our colleagues, but the question is, how does one find a speaker like that?
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How to Pick an Inspiring Theme for Your Next Event

on Jun 10, 2018 2:33:00 PM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Event Planning
You’re planning an upcoming leadership event. It is likely you will put significant amounts of man power and money power into the big day, and you want to make sure you are using your employee’s time and your financial resources wisely. Where do you start? With a theme.
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