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Performing under pressure: Learn how to do your best and help your staff when it matters most

Meeting Description:
“Nobody performs better under pressure. Regardless of the task, pressure ruthlessly diminishes our judgment, decision making, attention, dexterity and performance in every professional and personal arena.”

Nonprofit pressure

Leaders in the nonprofit sector are no strangers to feeling the pressure of furthering a mission with lean resources and limited staff. After learning more about the authors’ conclusive research, you can’t help but realize that pressure management should be a baseline competency for every leader.
Learn from someone who's been there:
Hank Weisinger, PhD., after spending years researching pressure management and consulting with dozens of companies and government agencies, has developed short-term and long-term ways to manage pressure.
He will touch on the following topics:
  • How is pressure different than stress?
  • What are some myths about pressure?
  • What are some pressure traps?
  • What are some short-term and long-term strategies to alleviate pressure?
Join us on September 29:
Join CausePlanet founder Denise McMahan and author Hank Weisinger on Thursday, September 29 at 11:00 Central Time.
Ask your questions when you register and our expert will come ready to answer those at the start.
Date: Thu, Sep 29, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM CDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Denise McMahan
 Presenter Information
Hank Weisinger, PhD.
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Hendrie Weisinger, PhD., is a world-renowned psychologist and pioneer in the field of pressure management, as well as the author of a number of bestselling books on topics such as anger, emotional intelligence and positive criticism. He has consulted with and developed programs for dozens of companies and government agencies, and he has taught in executive education and executive MBA programs at Wharton, UCLA, NYU, Penn State and MIT. See more information at

Denise McMahan, CausePlanet
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Denise McMahan is founder and publisher of CausePlanet, a professional development resource for busy nonprofit leaders who want to stay informed about essential reading through Page to Practice nonprofit book summaries, leadership training and smart content. Read her blog at