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TD Bank Presents Morning Star Speaker Series

The TD Bank Morning Star Speaker Series welcomes senior level executives from large and mid-sized companies. Recognizable regional leaders such as CEOs and authors on management and corporate business will share thoughts and engage in a question and answer forum with attendees.

Past speakers have included:

  • Patrick Tucker, Author of The Naked Future
  • Paul Taylor, Author of The Next America
  • Biz Stone, Co-Founder of Twitter
  • Randy Krum, Author of Cool Infographics
  • Seth Goldman, TeaEO of Honest Tea
June 22, 2017 TD Bank Morning Star Series presents Chris Whipple

Join the Board of Trade and TD Bank on Thursday, June 22nd as we welcome award-winning producer and journalist Chris Whipple. He demonstrates in his new book, The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency, how those appointed to this lofty position have often served as de facto prime ministers, and the surprising extent to which their tenures have set the tone for our political climate. Through extensive, intimate interviews with all 20 living chiefs of staff and two former presidents, The Gatekeepers pulls back the curtain to expose how the nation’s levers of power are operated by these right-hand advisors, and what each appointment reveals about its respective president.


May 11, 2017 TD Bank Morning Star Series presents Derek Thompson

Join the Board of Trade and TD Bank on Thursday, May 11th as we welcome Derek Thompson. His new book, Hit Makers, is a groundbreaking investigation into the most valuable currency of the 21st century: people’s attention. With insatiable curiosity, great reporting, and beguiling storytelling, Atlantic Senior Editor, Derek Thompson uses the lens of economics to reveal the secret of what makes a hit a hit—from films and music to art and design.
 


December 15, 2016 TD Bank Morning Star Series presents Amy Webb

Join the Board of Trade and Morning Star Series sponsor, TD Bank, on December 15th, for a conversation with Amy Webb, futurist and founder of the Future Today Institute, and author of The Signals are Talking: Why Today’s Fringe is Tomorrow’s Mainstream. In this book, Webb teaches you how to spot today the signs of tomorrow's trends; specifically, the trends affecting your world—your market, your products, and your competitors. 


May 12, 2016 TD Bank Morning Star Series: Negotiating the Unnegotiable

On May 12, come learn plenty about how to negotiate better. Daniel Shapiro addresses real, underlying issues that divide sides — and how to bridge them. This is unlike any other negotiation guide you will ever see — and it’s from one of the foremost negotiation experts.


April 22, 2016 TD Bank Morning Star Series: What Millennials Want from Work

Join the Board of Trade and Morning Star Series sponsor, TD Bank, on April 22nd, for a conversation with Jennifer Deal, author of What Millennials Want from Work: How to Maximize Engagement in Today's Workforce. This book focuses on who millennials are, what they want, and why it matters


February 1, 2016 TD Bank Morning Star Series presents Gretchen Rubin

Join the Board of Trade and Morning Star Series sponsor, TD Bank, on February 1st for a conversation with Gretchen Rubin, New York Best Selling author of Happier at Home and The Happiness Project. She will be discussing her new book, Better Than Before: What I Learned About Making and Breaking Habits--to Sleep More, Quit Sugar, Procrastinate Less, and Generally Build a Happier Life.


November 16, 2015 TD Bank Morning Star Series presents Ted Koppel and Special Guest, General Keith Alexander

In this tour de force of investigative reporting, Ted Koppel reveals that a major cyberattack on America’s power grid is not only possible but likely, that it would be devastating, and that the United States is shockingly unprepared. 


April 24, 2015 TD Bank Morning Star Series presents Moving into a Broader Leadership Role?

Join the Board of Trade and Morning Star Series sponsor, TD Bank, on April 24th for a conversation with Herminia Ibarra, an expert on professional leadership and development and a former business professor at Harvard, as she shares insights from her book Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader.


October 14, 2015 TD Bank Morning Star Series presents Bruce Loeffler

Join the Board of Trade and Morning Star Series sponsor, TD Bank, on October 14th for a conversation with Bruce Loeffler, Co-Founder and President of Experience International, as he shares insights from his newest book, The Experience: The 5 Principles of Disney Service and Relationship Excellence.


For more information about the Morning Star Series or to recommend a speaker, contact Ashley Balis Desing at (202) 857-5920.  

 

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