Come join NKBA SoCal and the amazing team at Faucets n' Fixtures for our monthly meeting. Liesbet Trappenburg will be speaking on "Preventing burn out to create a sustainable work/life balance."
About the Presentation
Your most important "product" is your creativity. Clients and employers expect innovative and creative solutions to their complex design problems and depend on you to deliver results.
It's critical, therefore, to be good stewards of your most precious resources: your time, creativity, and energy. Learn how to cultivate inspiration and manage time wisely with a healthy work/life balance based on core values and a visionary outlook.
Without it, you quickly burn out and produce mediocre results.
Sustainable design is not just a trend in the built environment, but a lifestyle that can maximize your talents and personal fulfillment through a renewable and inspired process.
Through interactive lecture, small group discussion, worksheets, real-life stories and games, attendees will:
Dutch-born, Liesbet Trappenburg has corporate experience in sales and management positions in Fortune 500 companies such as Irving Trust and Eastman Kodak. Her previous position as VP of Sales with Eastpak, Inc. took her to Europe and Canada, where she observed other culture's values regarding work/life balance.
In 1995, Liesbet left her corporate job to start her own company, Windmill Worldwide. She offers compelling keynote speeches, seminars and company retreats to interior designers, architects, industry vendors and corporate executives.
She's inspired real changes for members in a variety of organizations, such as NKBA, IFMA, ASID, IDEC, IIDEX Canada, BUILDEX, Callison Architecture, DuPont, Antron/Invista, Steelcase, ALLSTEEL, LEES/Mohawk, Collins College of Design, AARP, Children's Hospital, The Art Institute, US Federal Courts, Virgina Mason Hospital, Metropolis Magazine, Gensler Architecture, and the Boeing Co.
A popular ASID Distinguished speaker (2008-2013), Liesbet is currently writing a book: You Are Not Your Job!
Education: B.A. Political Science - Cum Laude; Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY.