Presentation on theme: "What Drives You? Less is best in an increasingly over complex world A Womens Prospective on Technology."— Presentation transcript:
What Drives You? Less is best in an increasingly over complex world A Womens Prospective on Technology
Good Morning WBN! Thank you for the opportunity to connect, serve and learn with you today. Like you, I represent many titles and roles depending on the time and day. Today – I am here simply as a woman, a friend, a fellow human being just trying to figure it all out and add meaning and hopefully contribute something worthwhile to the world along the way. Are you ready to have some fun and discover the champion within you? Are you ready to soar? Then lets get this party started! First we dance! And add 25% more energy and enthusiasm to the experience ! Introduction
Independence/Freedom: Discover what women can do and achieve on their own in the technology arena Empowerment: Effectively utilizing digital business management tools to free up time and enhance our professional lives Technology is not as difficult or confusing as we are led to believe. Learning together is inspiring, creative and energizing Our Adventure Today: Live! Create Facebook WBN Technology Wizards Learning Community A Womens View on Technology
My Technology Prospective – might surprise you… Successful businesses are built on solid and lasting human relationships not technology Technology is a tool, a servant to your inspiration and innovation Never bow or become intimidated by a tool Successful businesses are built on solid and lasting human relationships not technology Technology is a tool, a servant to your inspiration and innovation Never bow or become intimidated by a tool
Technology must accommodate YOU and YOUR business Not vice versa A womans prospective Technology must accommodate YOU and YOUR business Not vice versa A womans prospective
Celebrate what you do not know! A womans prospective Celebrate what you do not know! A womans prospective
…and help others to also embrace the joy of discovering new horizons, methodologies and technologies. A womans prospective …and help others to also embrace the joy of discovering new horizons, methodologies and technologies. A womans prospective
What is safe, simple, practical and cost effective for you and your business in an increasingly over complex and over engineered world? A womans prospective
People: Respect, Believe, Trust, Loyalty, Commitment, Courage Gratitude Financial Accounting/Inventory Backbone: QuickBooks, Fishbowl Marketing Messaging: Meaningful, Relevant, Real Content Product: Know what you sell, why you sell it and why people buy it The 4 Secrets to Fishbowl Success
We build our people and business foundation first and use technology to support it and share it with the globe Fishbowl Philosophy People First – Technology Second
What do you think is your most important technology tool?
Its not your computer You drive your computer, your computer does not drive you
So who is in your drivers seat? I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on. Life was meant to be lived. -Eleanor Roosevelt
YOU Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.
Where do we begin?
At Fishbowl we believe that most of lifes challenges can be solved on a 3x5 card
Your Turn to Play On the 3x5 Card please respond to the following question Fishbowl Wishbowl
What is your greatest challenge, road block or fear around technology? Question we will respond to on WBN Technology Wizards Facebook Page
Are you open to the concept… If it doesnt make sense, it might not be you
You are smart enough, talented enough, and skilled enough If it doesnt make sense, discover another teacher, and avenue for learning Youve always had it in you!
Connecting Live to the APPs Lets Play in the Real World of Technology Hello World Introducing the Utah Valley Womens Business Network
GOOGLE IS YOUR FRIEND
Facebook can be used for more than just connecting with your friends WBN Technology Wizards
LinkedIn is your new professional address book
Twitter: 140 Characters of Influence
Microsoft Office Skilled2Succeed Dont skip the basics: Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Your Life, Your Voice, Your Career Your Destiny! YOUR TIME - YOUR WAY – YOUR ADVENTURE Challenge the Spirit – Embrace the Warrior