Monday, May 30, 2011
Chicago, Illinois- In the second week of June, Patrick spoke to an overflowing room of young people who came to hear his story of survival and overcoming tragedy. Afterwards, Patrick spoke with the attendees about issues they were facing and how they could continue to move forward.
Lisle, Illinois - Patrick conducted two seminars at the USJC National Convention for young leaders and professionals. The first seminar focused on networking strategies to build relationships. The second seminar taught advanced training skills to high level trainers in the United States.
Tarragona, Spain - Patrick traveled to Tarragona in the first week of June to organize the training seminars during the JCI European Conference. Patrick is the JCI Training Director for the international organization. The seminars were focused on business and individual development. The conference was attended by JCI members from all over Europe.
Recommendation - One new young trainer out of Tunisia that is doing big things in the JCI world is Fares Ben Souilah. He has just been certified as an international trainer in JCI. Please check out his website: www.faresbensouilah.com
Curacao, Netherlands-Antilles: Patrick traveled to Curacao for the Conference of the Americas, a leadership conference for young professionals in the western hemisphere. Participants from Canada, United States, the Caribbean, Central and South America converged on Curacao for the conference. Patrick taught a course on networking as well as presenting his Positive Seduction seminar.
Vancouver, Canada: Patrick was the key note speaker during the gala dinner at a conference in Vancouver, Canada that focused on developing a new generation of leaders that create real impact in the world. Patrick discussed ways to get connected in the global community and how to use these resources to open up doors for you in business and in life. He also discussed ways to engage business leaders, community leaders and local governments to create positive change in your local communities. In his early session, Patrick taught the Positive Seduction course.
Monday, May 2, 2011
Turrach, Austria - From April 12 - 16, Patrick travelled to the mountains in Austria to a ski resort in Turrach. Patrick was part of the training team for the COC Academy along with Per Stilling (Norway), Deniz Senelt (Turkey) and Olga Majzoub (Lebanon). The COC Academy is a five day intense program teaching participants how to organize large scale conferences (5,000 people+) and how to lead a Conference Organizing Committee (COC) that may include as many as 50 people. The program was a mixture of know-how transfer, training seminars, group activities, outdoor team building, facilitation and team presentations. The COC Academy attracted people from all over the world, including Germany, Syria, Estonia, Ireland, Netherlands, Hungary, Finland, United States, Spain, Romania, Belgium, Austria and many other countries.