"From Good to Guru”:
International Market Strategist Vickie Sullivan’s Presentation
October 5, 2012 at GROW! The
International Consultants’ Conference
WASHINGTON, DC – Internationally
recognized and leading market strategist for experts Vickie Sullivan
(www.sullivanspeaker.com) will conduct a two-hour workshop, "From Good to Guru:
How to Transform Yourself as a Thought Leader,” on Friday, October 5, 2012 at ”GROW!
The International Consultants’ Conference” at Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL.
The Institute for Management Consultants USA (www.imcusa.org) and International
Council of Management Consulting Institutes (www.icmci.org) are co-sponsoring
session is designed to demystify the latest trends in thought leadership and
explain how and why some consultants are seen as visionaries. She will share her secret recipe for
launching thought leaders who obtain high-end consulting and speaking
opportunities, and describe how the marketplace decides who is a thought leader
and who is not.
Vickie for years now and have been lucky to hear her speak several times,” says
conference Co-Chair Todd Ordal CMC®. "I also know several of her
clients and they are so pleased to have worked with Vickie. ‘Thought
Leadership’ is a great topic for consultants. I’m looking forward to her
Registration for GROW! is now open at the IMC
website, . Early-bird discount conference rates are
available through July 31st.
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Specializing in branding experts for high-fee
markets, Sullivan has launched thousands of thought leaders since 1987. Her
market intelligence updates are distributed throughout the U.S. as well as in 17 other
countries. She is a contributing editor for RainToday, the largest online
community of professional service firms. She is also on the advisory board for
Speakerfile, a diverse network of speakers spanning 60 countries and 140
industries. Her groundbreaking work has earned her an appointment to the
Women's Leadership Board for the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard, where
she has made presentations on personal branding and prominence.
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