THE GEORGE HOTEL
Perks included with your stay:
- Complimentary Wi-fi for attendees
- Complimentary daily and overnight self-parking based on hotel availability
- Excellent dining, fine whiskey & cocktails options in-house at Poppy & 1791 in Century Square
- Complimentary Car Service within a 5-Mile Radius
- 24-hour Fitness Center
- Outdoor Swimming Pool
THE GEORGE HOTEL
- 50'' flat screen TV with "smart" programming
- Spacious Work Desk
- 100% Smoke-Free Rooms
- Handicapped accessible/hearing impaired rooms available
- In-Room Coffeemaker & fully stocked honor bar
- In-room safe
- Custom Valencia Bed with Luxurious Egyptian Cotton Linens
- Complimentary Wireless High-Speed Internet Access
THE GEORGE HOTEL
Dine & Drink:
Relax and enjoy the spirit of 1791 Whiskey Bar or enjoy the unique atmosphere of Poppy Restaurant. From whiskey to wine and steak to seafood, indulge in the new restaurant and bar at The George, in Century Square.
THINGS TO DO
Once you're settled into your room at The George™, get ready to set out and discover all there is to see and do in the Brazos Valley. Get a glimpse of living history at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. If you're game to go a bit further, there are a plethora of things for day-trippers to see and do from antiquing to wineries.
IN THE HEART OF CENTURY SQUARE
Century Square has more than 60 acres of shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities.
Alana M. Hill, PMP is an international change leadership expert, inspiring professionals to lead change in their lives and their organizations. She is a passionate energy industry veteran who has paved the way for women leaders behind her. Her experience as an engineer and certified Project Management Professional (PMP®) in talent development provides real‐world insight into how people and teams can excel, even in the face of adversity.
Alana’s career and appreciation for world cultures has landed her in over a dozen countries on five continents. Her devotion to life-long learners led her to talent development. There, she leveraged IT to optimize processes and maximize people. She founded 2Hill Consulting in 2006 to take her Talent Development expertise to organizations of all sizes.
A dynamic change leadership expert, Alana helps people lead change in their lives and their organizations using the proven strategies you will learn at the 2020 Leadership Conference.
with Conference Facilitator, Alana M. Hill
Change Leadership • Session 1: What Change Sounds Like to Me – Understanding DISC® Styles & Communication
Don’t you wish you had a way to tell how someone would react to change? Everyone handles change differently, some jump eagerly, while others require more information to adopt a decision. There IS a way to predict how your staff or residents might respond to changing conditions by listening to the way they communicate. In this interactive session, you will learn how to determine and adjust to the “sounds of change” of the individuals you lead.
- Recognize the 4 Extended DISC® personality styles and how they shape communication
- Learn to identify the DISC® communication styles of members of your staff/team
- Demonstrate an ability to flex your communication style to effectively lead change
Change Leadership • Session 2: Fostering Team Collaboration for Maximum Innovation
It has been said that the field of Aging Services lacks innovation. The industry leaders who debunk this are providing a great service to their communities and benefit the field as a whole. To be part of the change, you’ll need to create an environment where collaboration is not just expected, but it is also celebrated. In this high-energy, sports-themed session, you’ll learn strategies to foster collaboration to ensure all voices are contributing to the success of your teams.
- Leverage Emotional Intelligence to bring out the best in every team member
- Employ techniques to motivate, monitor, and moderate your teams
- Drastically improve team productivity by ensuring that all the players participate
Change Leadership • Session 3: Embrace the AND: Being Strategic AND Adaptable in Leadership
In order to meet the needs of residents and ensure quality services, you need to be strategic. You need well thought out goals and outcomes that drive decisions and ensure consistent action. But in today’s environment, it is exceedingly important to be adaptable. So, how do you do both when they seem at odds with each other? In this closing session, you will learn the secrets to building a resilient organization which includes being strategic AND adaptable.
- Create a strategic action plan to create meaningful change in your organization
- Learn a proven model for leading change and building resilience
- Leverage proven techniques to sustain lasting change in your personal and professional leadership
Other topics/concepts to include:
- “Badass Leadership in a Life Blend World” with Danny Mack
- “Lessons in Leadership” with the 2020 Leadership Institute Class
- Optional tour of MRC Crestview
- And sessions with Morrison Living & Ziegler!
Upon finalizing the program agenda, LeadingAge Texas will...
- Seek approval from NAB/NCERS to offer continuing education for Administrators and Assisted Living Managers
- Seek approval from HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) to offer credit hours for HR Professionals
- Review the program to determine number of continuing education hours for Social Workers
Note: The Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners has approved LeadingAge Texas to provide continuing education activities for social workers (current thru August 31, 2020)
Apply thru Dec 20, 2019
Scholarships for the 2020 Leadership Conference cover the cost of the all-inclusive registration. Any employee of a LeadingAge Texas member community is eligible to apply.
Registrations are fully transferable. Transfers must be submitted via email to Dorothy Ferrick, Events & Registration Manager at LeadingAge Texas, no later than 48 hours prior to the conference. Cancellations received on or before January 17, 2019 will be refunded the full price of registration minus a $75 processing fee. Cancellations received between January 18 – 31, 2019 will be refunded 50% of the registration price. No refunds will be provided for cancellations after January 31, 2019. A $25 fee will be charged for all returned checks.