The THRIVE Symposium is a conference for women in business who are ready to take their work to the next level. The event offers advice on how to improve their personal and professional lives. It will be hosted at Tuacahn and Dixie State University in St. George, Utah on September 18-20, 2014.
And here are the top 10 reasons you should attend this event:
1. Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity to Acquire New Skills
State and local leaders wanted to create an opportunity for women from all walks of life to feel appreciated, inspired and energized. The majority of the costs were covered by Dixie State University and local businesses. Every attendee will be given an opportunity to polish their business plan and resume. They will learn how to craft and share compelling marketing messages that generate results. Everyone at the event can participate in online social media activities.
2. Top-Notch Speakers and Interactive Presentations
Successful business owners, published authors, health and fitness experts, and educators across a variety of fields will share their experiences and insights. I could spend quite a while naming all of them. Participants will meet with six of Forbes’ popular entrepreneurial contributors. The speakers at this event will help you improve your business tactics, find new avenues for funding, enjoy a healthier lifestyle, and much more. There are also two excellent VIP networking events. You can see the full list of all speakers here.
3. Great Food, Entertainment, Music, Fun, Prizes, and Shopping Discounts
Free THRIVE Gear! Get a “Be You” Shirt, Skirt, and Bracelet from LuLaRoe Onsite Boutique. Also, get a big discount on shows of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Tuacahn Amphitheatre. The Cedar Fort Cookbook authors are bringing samples of their great eats, too.
4. Learn How to Write and Publish Your Own Book
Do you have an amazing biographical, historical, fictional, or some other kind of story to tell? Learn from bestselling authors Mark Cook, Jeff Olsen, and others about how to focus your creativity, attract publishers’ attention, and get your own book published. Cedar Fort publishers will be on site.
5. Health and Wellness Educational Programs
Learn from the best how to make health a top priority in your life so that you can make progress in other areas.
6. Enjoy Breathtaking Nearby Natural Wonders
Zion National Park and Snow Canyon are just a short drive away from St. George.
7. Free Spa Sessions, Pilates, and “Dress for Success” Tips
Get access to complimentary anti-aging hand and arm treatment, eye treatment, and foot and calf massages in between sessions form The Skin Institute. Certified Physical Therapist Rachel Lauchnor will lead anyone who wants to participate in a Pilates session.
8. Meet Government Officials and Dignitaries
The THRIVE Symposium will be held at Dixie State University, which has more than a hundred years of history. It just transitioned to being a full university instead of a state college last year, and they are happy to sponsor this event. Jon Pike, Mayor of St. George, and Val Hale, Executive Director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, will be in attendance.
9. Make New Friends from Across the Globe and Remain Connected
ThriveGirlSoaring on Facebook and Twitter will keep everyone connected and collaborating. There will be plenty of chances for you to rub shoulders with business leaders from across the state of Utah.
10. Be a Part of History
Innovative thought leaders, Forbes contributors, bestselling authors, and successful entrepreneurs will gather in southern Utah to complete “The Book of Thrive,” which is the basic recipe for not only creating career success but also building a legacy that we can look back on and know that for a season we lived, learned, and developed programs from the best part of ourselves.
Reserve your spot at the THRIVE Symposium today. There’s a special discount (only $50 per person) for a reservation of six.
Robert Lockard is a copywriter with Fishbowl. He writes for several blogs about inventory management, manufacturing, QuickBooks, and small business. Fishbowl is the #1-requested manufacturing and warehouse management software for QuickBooks users. Robert enjoys running, reading, writing, spending time with his wife and children, and watching movies.