12th Annual PSPS Leadership Forum 

'How the Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing can Transform your Organization'

Click to hear from our 2018 Leadership Forum Speaker - Dan Pink!
We all know that timing is everything. Trouble is, we don’t know much about timing itself. Our business and professional lives present a never-ending stream of “when” decisions. But we make them based on intuition and guesswork. Timing, we believe, is an art.

In this provocative and entertaining session, multiple New York Times bestselling author Daniel Pink will show that timing really is a science – one we can use to make smarter decisions, enhance our productivity, and boost the performance of our organizations.

Drawing on a rich trove of research from dozens of fields, Pink will show:
  • How the hidden pattern of the day affects our analytic and creative capabilities – and how simple work rearrangements can improve our effectiveness,
  • Why breaks are more important than we realize and what the emerging science reveals about the kinds of breaks that are most restorative for the modern workplace,
  • Why reaching the midpoint of a project sometimes drags us down and other times fires us up – and how to tell the difference,
  • The four ways that endings shape our behavior and how to use endings to spark motivation, improve customer experiences, and deepen a sense of meaning and purpose in the workplace,
  • How groups synchronize in time – and how leaders can use the three rules of “synching fast and slow” to turbocharge team performance.
Deeply researched, packed with takeaways, and tailored to the PSPS audience, Pink’s presentation will leave you looking at your work, your organization, maybe even your life in fresh and invigorating ways.

About Daniel Pink:

Daniel H. Pink is one of the best-selling nonfiction authors of the last decade. His books on work, business, and behavior have been translated into 35 languages and have sold more than 2 million copies worldwide.

He has been a contributing editor at Fast Company and Wired as well as a business columnist for The Sunday Telegraph. His articles and essays have also appeared in The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, The New Republic, and other publications. In 2007, he was a Japan Society Media fellow in Tokyo, where he studied the country’s massive comic industry.

In 2015, London-based Thinkers50 named him, alongside Michael Porter and Clayton Christensen, as one of the top 10 business thinkers in the world.

His TED Talk on the science of motivation is one of the 10 most-watched TED Talks of all time, with more than 19 million views. His RSA Animate video about the ideas in his book, Drive, has collected more than 14 million views. He currently serves on the advisory boards of Hubspot, Heleo, Betterment Institutional, and RiseSmart.

Before venturing out on his own nearly 20 years ago, Pink worked in several positions in politics and government, including serving from 1995 to 1997 as chief speechwriter to Vice President Al Gore.
He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Northwestern University, where he was a Truman Scholar and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and a Juris Doctor degree from Yale Law School. He has also received honorary degrees from Georgetown University, the Pratt Institute, the Ringling College of Art and Design and Westfield State University.

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Event Information

Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Time: 7:30am - 8:30am - Registration, Continental Breakfast and Networking

           8:30am - 12:00pm - Introductions & Presentation

Location: The Crystal Tea Room, Wanamaker Building, 100 E Penn Sq Philadelphia, PA 19107

Register today! 
Registration Information 

PSPS Members - $190

PSPS Members Table of 10 - $1,900
Non-Members - $285

Non-Member - Table of 10 - $2,750

Alliance Partner Members - $200

Students - $200


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