Giving Your Way to Greatness
10:20 AM - 11:20 AM
Everyone wants to achieve some degree of greatness in their career, but very few have a concrete plan on how to get there. We will discuss how success and career advancement is not limited to those who have "the gift of gab", but provide concrete ways you can start focusing, crafting, and improving your career, one step at a time, to whatever heights you may desire based on one counter-intuitive concept : Don't make it all about you.
Tim Rayburn is a Vice President of Consulting with Improving Enterprises, a software and project management consulting company in Dallas, TX. He is a passionate advocate of apprenticeship and mentorship in corporate environments. Since 2007 he has been awarded the Microsoft MVP in recognition of his expertise and community leadership. He is also a conference organizer, an author, and can be found speaking across the nation on agile processes, software design, and career management. He lives in the North Dallas area with his amazing wife Kate and their loyal dog Gandalf.