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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 January’s Speaker: Kimberly Ficklin

We are excited to introduce Kimberly Ficklin as our speaker for January! Kimberly is a Certified Nutrition Coach who helps busy professionals overcome stress and burnout with simple and easy steps. Kimberly specializes in helping people make positive changes in their sleep, stress, weight loss, overall lifestyle patterns, and much more! Her mission is to help […]

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, […]

Ashley Roda’s Persona Stylist Workshop

In case you missed May’s workshop with Ashley Roda, Persona Stylist and Founder of Iconic Details, here are the highlights from her presentation. pdxMindShare tapped Media272‘s video testimonial expertise to capture the event. In this video, Ashley Roda explains what she does and introduces the presentation, Kent Lewis provides a brief description of pdxMindShare, and […]

Meris Gebhardt

Meet June’s Speaker: Meris Gebhardt

We are so excited to introduce you all to Meris Gebhardt, our June speaker! Drawing on 17+ years of consistent meditation and yoga practice/teaching, you are in good hands with Meris as your meditation guide. She has spent over 3000 hours on the mat, teaching and studying the ways of the mind. On June 21st, Meris […]

pdxMindShare | Portland’s Premier Career Community

Are you interested in learning more about pdxMindShare? Media 272 has created this exceptional video explaining what pdxMindShare is and all this organization has to offer the Portland community. In this video, you will hear from Kent Lewis, pdxMindShare’s Founder, about how this organization got started and his vision and passion for helping business professionals […]


Meet May’s Speaker, Ashley Roda

We are so excited to introduce you all to Ashley Roda, our May speaker! Ashley founded Iconic Designs where she is a persona stylist, specializing in upleveling personal brands and style. Ashley will be joining us to discuss the 3 C’s of Personal Branding: Consistency, Cohesion, & Charisma. After she wraps up her presentation, attendees will have […]

Kate Grenadier

MindShare’s April Presentation with Kate Grenadier

Thank you to everyone who attended April’s pdxMindShare event. As always, we had another great speaker and lots of networking with Portland professionals. This month, first-time speaker Kate Grenadier, 0wner of Pivot Point, talked with us about Effective Communications and how to learn active listening skills (basics and practice), how to harness the benefits of powerful […]