Your Corner Consulting LLC
About your business or what you specialize in: I provide facilitation and training & development services to businesses, government, entities and nonprofits. I specialize in learning simulations and other methods of experiential learning – no death by Power Point! I also facilitate strategic plans and I’m building a network of facilitators like myself to better serve clients.
How did you get into this line of work?: I started my career in financial analysis and then moved to CARE (a global poverty fighting organization) as an internal auditor. In that role, I had the chance to travel the world and also develop additional skills in writing, interviewing, process flows, and presentations. When the travel got to be too much, I was contacted by a recruiter who needed someone who could analyze financial statements AND present easily in front of the room. So I fell into the niche market of business acumen simulations. I’ve been doing that for over a decade and developing other trainings along the way. In 2017, I decided to make the leap into the independent world, and the support from Connects has been amazing!
Who inspires you? When I was traveling with CARE, I met so many people who were passionate about their work – no matter what it was. I remember a chauffer in Tanzania who watched the team carefully as he drove and monitored the road at the same time. I interviewed a security guard in Peru that defended the office as if it were a top secret government organization. I became addicted to the chai made by the office hostess at the Pakistan office. When people love what they do and are good at what they do, I am inspired.
Request of Connects: I’ve recently launched a basecamp for Women Who Startup that meets here at connects the first Tuesday of each month. I’d love for you to join us and learn from amazing entrepreneurs and innovators.
This Week: Happy Hour at the Armory- Thurs. May 9th at 4pm Join us at the Armory for appetizers, beer and wine. This is a great time to network with members. Host a Happy Hour! Every Thursday • 4pm Let us know if you want to host an upcoming happy hour! Interested in Teaching a Workshop at Connects? We have availability beginning June 2019.
Basecamp Jeffco: Women Who Start Up Tues. May 7th 5:30p-8p at Connects Workspace Meet at 5:30 in Cafe 13 for appetizers and networking with other amazing entrepreneurs and then move to Connects Workspace at 6:30 for the formal portion of the night. Guest info: Nicole is the co-founder of LivingRoots.com , a private web service that helps families capture their stories & legacy. Sign up here!
The Golden Summer Jam Thurs. June 27th - 5:30p-9:30p Come join us at the Colorado Railroad Museum for live music, food and fun for all ages. The goal of this summertime event is to connect with Golden families and residents, promote community involvement and celebrate Golden’s small town, friendly atmosphere. Tickets will go on sale early May.More info here!
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Golden Gran Fondo June 23rd Based out of beautiful downtown Golden, CO, the Golden Gran Fondo will take racers on a historic circuit through the Rocky Mountains. Beginning in downtown Golden, the start of the event traces the route of the inaugural USA Pro Cycling Challenge. More information here.