Climbing the Ladder of Success and Taking Your Family with You by Dr. Charles Petty

Hilarious insights on work-life balance and how to take care of family while taking care of business. Perfect for all groups and especially when guests/spouses are in the audience.

Dr. Petty will:

(1) help audiences understand the impact of family relationships upon job performance,

(2) share some principles that help achieve success in balancing one’s job and family, and

(3) motivate people to put these principles into practice.

Sample Outline

Diversity of Families in America

Universal Factors Complicating the Climb

  • Marriage/Singleness
  • Children/Grandchildren
  • Age

Impact of Career and Family Success Upon Each Other

  • Productivity
  • Creativity
  • Satisfaction

Principles Which Help Insure Success at Work and Home

  • Time (Quality & Quantity)
  • Warm Words
  • Thoughtful Actions
  • Touch
  • Understanding
  • Acceptance
  • Facts/Feelings
  • Communication (Verbal & Non-verbal)
  • Exclusion (Parents/In-laws, Children, Neighbors)
  • Forgiveness
  • Faithfulness
  • Priorities
  • Relationships vs Things
  • Honesty
  • Oneness
  • Commitment (Person, Institution, Permanent)
  • Initiative
  • Love

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