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MDEA 2013-2014

MDEA is pleased to announce that our theme for 2013-2014 is "Reaching Higher" and we will have at least 4 outstanding programs to deliver valuable information to you and your key executives.

  To kick start the year, MDEA would like to welcome Rory Vaden

Rory Vaden

Thursday, September 26th 2013 at

7:30am in LRTUC

Rory Vaden MBA is a Self-Discipline Strategist, Cofounder of Southwestern Consulting, and New York Times bestselling author of “Take the Stairs: 7 Steps to Achieving True Success”.

His insights on improving self-discipline, overcoming procrastination and enhancing productivity have been shared on Oprah radio, Fox News, CNN, CNBC, CBS, in Businessweek, Entrepreneur, Fast Company, USA Today, The Wall St Journal and in SUCCESS™ Magazine.

Rory relates profound truths coupled with humorous anecdotes that empower professionals to conquer their fears and take immediate action in all aspects of their lives. He is the perfect speaker for increasing employee engagement, overcoming procrastination, raising productivity, growing sales, maintaining better work life balance, managing change, having more effective time management and motivating people to do the hard work necessary to achieve success in life.

A two-time world champion of public speaking finalist for Toastmasters International, Rory has shared his compelling “Take the Stairs” message on the same stage as John Maxwell, David Allen, Keith Ferrazzi and he’s done special programs for both Zig Ziglar, and for Dave Ramsey’s companies.

His speaking client list includes: Bank of America, Trane, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Shaw Worldwide, YPO (Young President’s Organization), The Direct Selling Association, American Income Life, Wells Fargo Advisors, Mary Kay, AFLAC, and others from all over the world.

Rory is a regular contributor for The Huffington Post, American Express Open Forum and he is also the weekly radio host of Take the Stairs Talk on the Lifestyle radio network. His book Take the Stairs is a #1 USA Today, #1 Wall St Journal, #1 Amazon, #1 Barnes and Noble and #2 New York Times bestseller.

To learn more about Rory visit : http://roryvaden.com/

Contact Pam Angel to RSVP
 at (217)424-6296
or pangel@millikin.edu

Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Millikin University - Decatur, IL