Below is a copy of the first email we sent to encourage friends and colleagues to join us on the Tangible Flight Plan 2009 which ultimately became the first of the Tangible Leadership Series.
Tangible Success Flight 2009 ## Booking Reference: TSF-09-NOW##
As we all face into the festive season we now must balance our focus on family and friends and the economic battles ahead in the new year. We face into an unprecedented environment where all constants are variable and all variables are constant.
Where do we focus our energy, our depleting capital and our collective inspiration? What technologies are obsolete, what principles are paramount? Some of us have been there before and understand that this current scenario cannot last forever and will pass.
This situation will open up many new horizons and opportunities for those astute enough to grasp them. In the words of one of my old teachers: ‘we have to knuckle down’ and engage in the necessary changes and challenges to ensure success.
In Chinese the word ‘CRISIS’ loosely translates as : ‘Opportunity Riding on a Dangerous Wind!’
In this turmoil where many are losing their mettle Tangible Ireland-your partner in the new global economy presents a Tangible Success Flight 2009 bringing together upwards of 6 key speakers whose collective wisdom and insight will unlock much of the latent potential in our audience. These speakers coupled with the insight and input of the attendees will result in your batteries being recharged for the challenges ahead.
This is not for the faint hearted or the cynical– visionaries and positive pragmatists will only be allocated seats.. You know who you are, you know whether you have the inner belief or let us unleash your potential to become a leader in the new economic order.
Tangible Success Flight 2009 is gearing up for a VERTICAL Take-off, are you ready?
- Energising the Diaspora for Business Potential, Kingsley Aikins, Global CEO of Ireland Funds
- Its all about Business Acumen: Willie Maxwell, Acumen Programme
- Interfacing with Chindia, An Irish Opportunity: Falguni Sen, Professor of Management, Fordham University, New York (via Video Conference from Bangalore, India)
- Cloud Computing – Maximizing your Information Technology Return in Challenging Times : Fergus Gloster, SVP Corporate Sales EMEA-Salesforce.com.
- America’s Revival and US SMEs’ Doorway to Europe: Dr.Stephen Anderson, Commercial Counsellor, US Embassy, Dublin
- Belfast, a City of Seven Quarters, Dublin’s Ally or Competitor?-Mark Finlay, CEO Barnabas Ventures, Founding Trustee: The Presidents’ Club
This Tangible Success Flight 2009 will take place at the Marine Hotel, Sutton, Dublin 13 from 9.15am to 1.00pm followed by Lunch on Thursday the 8th January 2009.
Speed Business Dating will be facilitated immediately afterwards for those who let us know what their angle is and the type of ‘business mate’ they require. Please specify your individual requirement, hobby horse or if you wish to avail of a 2 Minute Elevator Pitch Opportunity during the morning.
No Frills Sponsorship opportunities are also available if interested contact us at the number below. Promote your idea, service or product simply and cost effectively to this highly motivated and influential audience.
Event Cost is €180.00 including All taxes and Fuel Charges. Cheques Payable to : Tangible Ireland-Success Flight 2009.
Early Bird Special: €150.00 if booked and paid before 19th December 2008
Optional Go-Getters Breakfast starting 8.00am, €10.00 Supplement, Please add to Payment Amount
Let’s take off in 2009, Is féidir linn!
Tangible Ireland-your partner in the new global economy