Outsmart The Hustle

Michael Knouse is an entrepreneur, community builder and business coach + strategist. He hosts The Startup Sessions podcast and is the creator of The Council of Visionary Business Builders. He works with visionary service entrepreneurs (consultants, coaches, creative professionals, speakers and influencers) to help them align their personal preferences with their business vision. Michael’s specialty […]

The Future of Work

Michael Perman creates a balanced recipe of facts, insights and imagination to convey what may be coming in our future and how to leverage these foresights for positive change. He is the head of C’EST WHAT, LLC, the Mindful Innovation firm based in Portland, OR, where he provides innovation strategy consultation to large and emerging […]

SEMpdx 10th Annual Summer Networking Party

pdxMindShare is proudly co-hosting the SEMpdx 10th Annual Summer Networking Party, instead of hosting a webinar in July or August. We are very pleased with how the webinars are going but we understand and value the importance of in-person networking for business professionals.   The SEMpdx 10th Annual Summer Networking Party will be help Thursday, August 16, […]

Meet June’s Speaker: Kerstin McInnis

Burnout to Balance: 3 Tools to Get You Back on Track Kerstin McInnis is an intuitive career & transition coach, writer and teacher. She has worked as a corporate marketing professional in the areas of marketing, events, promotions, and communications for over 20 years.  She spent the majority of her corporate career at Microsoft where she […]

Meet May’s Speaker: Jennifer Anderson

Values-Driven Leadership: How to Create a Competitive Edge Jennifer Anderson is the founder of Full Bloom Career Academy, a full-service career training and coaching program. A self-proclaimed “High Tech Refugee” Jen has spent the last 15 years teaching thousands of people the concepts of how to create a thriving career. She’s coached hundreds of people down […]

Meet April’s Speaker: Jane Boutwell

Traits of Top Tier Talent: Accountability in Communication We are excited to announce Jane Boutwell as our April Speaker! Jane is an executive trainer, corporate learning leader, presentation coach, and speech communications consultant at JB Communications. Jane helps companies retain top tier talent through employee training and development. Great communication skills can change how team work […]

Meet February’s Speaker: Dalena Bradley

Interview Like It’s Second Nature We are excited to introduce Dalena Bradley as our speaker for February! Dalena Bradley is a career marketing specialist, Certified Employment Interview Professional (CEIP), Certified Professional Résumé Writer (CPRW),  and a member of the Professional Association of Résumé Writers and Career Coaches. She will be teaching us how to win your […]

Meet November’s Speaker: Emily Anderson

We are so excited to introduce everyone to Emily Anderson. Emily is an Associate Consultant at FranNet where she helps people find their passion and freedom through franchise ownership. She has a passion for helping people and she enjoys the same freedom and flexibility that she helps others achieve through business ownership. We are switching […]

Meet October’s Speaker: Chris Bartell

We are excited to introduce, or for some of you re-introduce, Chris Bartell as our Speaker for October! Chris is a brand energizer and the Founder of the Super Powers Academy.  His mission is to turn mild-mannered brands and business professionals into super heroes! Chris helps people find their unique, engaging, and powerful story (by […]

Meet September’s Speaker: Cleon Cox

After the long summer break, we are so excited to start off our workshops season with a pdxMindShare veteran, Cleon Cox! From janitor to stockbroker, trucking company owner to co-founder of the National College Association, Cleon Cox III has invested his time, energy, and expertise as the facilitator of the Job Finders Support Group, Portland, […]