Women staff: Deadline extended to register for keynote, panel discussion

The deadline to attend a keynote speech by Connie Dieken, author of Talk Less, Say More: 3 Habits to Influence Others & Make Things Happen, has been extended to March 29. The Women Staff Leadership Development Initiative alumnae will host the event featuring Dieken, who also is founder and chief experience officer of onPoint Communication, a former Emmy award-winning TV news anchor and talk show host and an inductee of the Radio/Television Broadcasters Hall of Fame. Now, she focuses on improving business communication through her Connect, Convey, Convince method.

The keynote will be followed by a panel discussion on the steps to become a professional coach.

The event will be held April 4 from 9 a.m. to noon in Thwing Center’s Spartan Room, but an RSVP is required by March 29. To RSVP, visit surveymonkey.com/s/Dieken.

The Flora Stone Mather Center for Women and the Staff Advisory Council are sponsors of the event.