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WIU CBT to Host Keynote Speaker Amanda Gore Tomorrow

April 1, 2024

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MACOMB, IL - - The Western Illinois University College of Business and Technology will host keynote speaker and CEO Amanda Gore tomorrow, April 2 for the Ferguson Lecture from 2-3:30 p.m. in the University Union Grand Ballroom. This event is open to all students, faculty and staff, corporate partners and community members.

Gore is the CEO of The Joy Project, a businesswoman and author and award-winning speaker. She is one of four Australians inducted into the USA Speaker Hall of Fame and works with small and large companies in every industry, including Mcdonald's, Westpac, KPMG, CISCO, AMP, MDRT, Flight Centre, Google, Remax, Disney, Hilton, The Directing Selling and many more.

She enjoys working with hospitals and schools, helping them create a culture of joy and engagement and bringing humanity and joy back into all organizations.

Her presentation will be very personal to all who attend, sharing funny experiences that embed powerful and relevant messages tailored to your desired outcome and connect with all hearts.

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