Leading to Well-Being Speaker Series

About the Series

George Mason University’s Leading to Well-Being Speaker Series features presentations from innovative speakers who work at the intersection of leadership and well-being. They will share some of the latest well-being research and insights with you. After each presentation, you can use what you’ve learned to fuel your professional and personal success. Plan to join us online with your colleagues and friends. These presentations are offered for free by the Center for the Advancement of Well-Being. 


About the Speakers

Anjali Patel

Anjali Patel

Speaker, Lawyer, Business Consultancy Founder, and Author

Anjali Patel is CEO of Sweatours.com, a diversity, inclusion, and well-being consultancy focused on unleashing cultures of global connection. She speaks about her book Humanity at Work: Diversity, Inclusion, and Well-Being in an Increasingly Distributed Workforce regularly, at places such as industry conferences, organizations, TEDx, and Google StartUp Grind. She is a military wife and mom of three children and a dog.

Join us Tuesday, September 14th, 2021 from Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Greg Nelson

Speaker, Coach, and Author

Greg Nelson is a professional speaker, coach, and author of The Strategic Stop – a guide to creating purposeful pauses for reflection and connection in our “always-on” society. He is recognized as an expert on team and leadership culture transformation with an earned doctorate in personal and organizational effectiveness. He has worked with high-profile companies and nonprofits such as Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Fitbit, Amazon, Walmart, Lyft, and
American Express.

Join us Tuesday, November 9th, 2021 from Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Brian Levenson

Speaker, Coach, Consultant, and Author

Brian Levenson is the founder of Strong Skills, which provides executive coaching and mental performance coaching, speaking and consulting to elite organizations, performers and leaders. He has been fortunate to work with CEO’s, professional athletes and with teams in the NBA, NHL, and MLS, Division 1 athletic departments, the Federal Reserve, the Department of Homeland Security, Hilton, Young Presidents Organization (YPO) and many other organizations. He also has a weekly podcast, Intentional Performers, where he interviews a diverse group of elite high performers and a new book, Shift Your Mind.

Join us Tuesday, February 8th, 2021 from Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Featured Leading to Well-Being Programs

Leadership Coaching for Organizational Well-Being

The Leadership Coaching for Organizational Well-Being program will equip you to make positive change happen in your team and organizational culture. It emphasizes strengths-based and transformative practices. This experiential program features a curriculum that aligns with the International Coaching Federation (ICF) requirements and coaching competencies.

Leading Thriving Organizations

The Leading Thriving Organizations program will give you tools and resources you need to create a thriving workplace culture. You’ll discover how the science of well-being applies in your workplace and how your personal well-being can influence your organization.

Strengths-Based Leadership

What goals could you accomplish if you used your strengths instead of worrying about your weaknesses? Our Strengths-Based Leadership program will show you how to move past problems and build on what is working well. You’ll discover how to use your CliftonStrengths results to achieve personal and professional success.

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