Fri, Apr 05|
Dilworth Neighborhood Grille
South Chapter Monthly Luncheon
Fun with Failure: Tales from a Recovering Perfectionist
Time & Location
Apr 05, 2019, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Dilworth Neighborhood Grille, 911 E Morehead St, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA
About The Event
During this interactive session, Dr. Alexis Carreiro will discuss how she’s turning her fear of failure into a “fun with failure” coaching and life philosophy. She’ll confess how one “aha!” moment led to giving up tenure, starting a business, and launching a podcast on the Queens City Podcast Network. She’ll also explore how failure is often a luxury not everyone can afford.
Why growth mindsets suck
The 5 levels of failure
How to gamify failure
Dr. Alexis Carreiro (AKA “The Pitch Prof”) is a business communications coach. She specializes in pitches, presentations, and public speaking –- because what you say is as important as how you say it. She earned her Ph.D. from UT-Austin and, for the last 8 years, she’s worked as a Professor in the Knight School of Communication at Queens University. She’s also an entrepreneur in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space. Storytelling is her superpower.
We will be collecting much needed items for our legacy non-profit, The Sandbox.
Collecting Needed Items for:
Helping families face their child's cancer or life-altering illness.
Movies (kid and adult)
Small throw blankets (Walmart $4)
Non-Perishable food (Not can goods, more kid friendly- oatmeal, peanut butter, snack items, crackers, fruit packs, etc.)
Gift Cards (Chick-fil-a, Panera)
Day of Registration - All