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November Chapter Meeting - Being More Influential

  • Courtyard Marriott 75 Railroad Street Keene, NH, 03431 United States (map)

Courtyard Keene Downtown Marriott, 75 Railroad Street, Keene NH,

Non-members welcome!  Registration, networking, and a light breakfast begin at 7:30 am; meeting and educational session run from 8:00-9:30 am.

 Session Overview

Being More Influential  

Influence is more than important as ever in today’s world.  It is no secret that influence plays a major, if not comprehensive role in what you achieve, how you meet your goals and how the present takes you into your future.  Influence is the key factor in how you stand out from the crowd, be the voice that molds the opinions of others or leads an organization, department and/or team from failure to success.  Influence is that intangible quality that guides and motivates each and every person and it is inescapable.  What success could you achieve if you could learn to be more influential? 

 In this presentation, you will learn:

  • The difference between ‘influence’ and ‘being influential’.

  • The 7 traits that help you ‘become more influential’.

  • Learn how the leverage the 7 traits to become ‘more influential’.

  • Learn how influential you really are.  

About our Presenter

 Ted Gorski is founder and a certified Leadership coach for Get Your Edge, LLC.  For over 17 years, Ted works and coaches domestic and international teams/leaders. His tagline “Unlock the Leader in You” is central in what he does.  Ted is certified in conducting DISC, Emotional Intelligence, KII Influence, Leadership Agility and Conflict Dynamics assessments.  He is author of the book, “Trailblazing Leadership” which details how a leader can stand out from the crowd.  He also hosts of “The Leadership Edge” TV show which airs on Bedford Community TV and on YouTube. 

About our Meeting Sponsor



  • Greater Monadnock SHRM is certified by SHRM as a Preferred Provider to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP, and this program has been registered for 1 PDC in the SHRM Body of Competency & Knowledge™ (SHRM BoCK™).

  • This program has been submitted for 1 General HR Credit Hour toward PHR, SPHR, and GPHR certification through the Human Resources Certification Institute.

RSVP & Guest Policies

Bring an HR friend or colleague!  Non-member guests may attend our monthly educational sessions for the nominal charge of $15 each.  If you wish to save time that morning, guest registration is available in advance at  No advance registration is required for this meeting; please join us!  Come share information with fellow HR professionals.

NEW - Networking & Informal Discussion Afterward

Responding to members request to connect with fellow GMSHRM members after the monthly meetings to network and have an informal discussion regarding whatever hot topics they are facing, we are trying this for the remainder of calendar-year 2017.  You are encouraged to stay to chat with fellow GMSHRM members and, perhaps the speaker when available, at the Marriott until 10:00 am.  Help yourself to whatever food is still there, but please understand that the Marriott staff will be cleaning up to clear the room by 10:00.

Guest Fee

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