Eight Things You Must Start Doing Now To Be A More Effective Leader

June 18, 2020

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Learn the eight things you must start doing NOW to become a more inspiring, motivating, and effective leader to your followers (including your team, internal and external clients, peers, your boss, and other critical stakeholders.) In doing so, you'll increase your ability to meet and exceed your organizational, career, and personal goals.

We believe that becoming a highly effective leader is the most important thing you can do to achieve and surpass your agency, department, corporation or organization’s goals, and that this is particularly true during uncertain times like we're currently experiencing. In this session, we'll cover eight actions you must start doing now, or in which you must improve, to become the compelling, inspiring and magnetic leader you’ve always wanted to be, and that your teams, peers, stakeholders and even your boss will actually want to follow. We’ll offer a combination of thought-provoking ideas and practical steps you can start taking immediately after the session...along with a wallop of passion and inspiration!


About Our Speaker

Ken Jacobs, ACC, CPC, a certified coach and experienced consultant and trainer, is the principal of Jacobs Consulting & Executive Coaching.

For more than 12 years, he has helped agency owners and CEOs, leaders, senior executives and managers in the public relations, communications, advertising, and marketing fields achieve and surpass their goals by becoming more inspired, inspiring, and effective leaders.

His firm has helped communications agencies grow and manage business, improve client service and relationships, and enhance staff performance, communications, and leadership skills.

For the past decade, he has been a regular presenter at PRSA Counselors Academy, focusing on leadership and client service, and has been part of its Pre-Conference Session, “The Best of Counselors Academy.” Ken has also presented in person, virtually, or via webinar, at PRSA’s ICON Leadership Rally, Western District Conference, Mid-Atlantic Conference Quick-Start, PRSA Richmond and its Independent Practitioners Alliance Section.

In addition to his work with clients, Jacobs shares his knowledge through  “Taking The Lead,” his quarterly leadership column for the Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) Public Relations Strategies & Tactics.

Prior to launching his companies, Jacobs spent 25 years in management and leadership positions with a number of public relations agencies, including Ogilvy & Mather PR; Ogilvy; Adams & Rinehart; Marina Maher Communications; and Maloney & Fox. At each of these firms, Ken served on senior management and member of the board of directors at Burson-Marsteller. At Burson-Marsteller he held a variety of functions including Worldwide Director of Finance, Chief Administrative Officer/New York, Worldwide Director of Information Technology, President of BM Enterprises and Director of Creative Services. 

Darryl is a member of American Mensa, The Public Relations Society of America, The Counselors Academy and The Mathematical Association of America.  His current passion is doing stand-up comedy.