The team from are pleased to offer a variety of SurTHRIVELeadership workshops and education for organizational leadership, facilities staff and industry teams.

What is SurTHRIVELeadership? Simply put SurTHRIVELeadership is the ability to transcend survival as a person and/or organization and instead to THRIVE, knowing and reaching your best and ultimate potential. Our SurTHRIVELeadership curriculum includes the core elements we believe can lead to meeting this objective.

SurTHRIVEL Bootcamp

SurTHRIVEL Bootcamp is a multifaceted, interactive, interdisciplinary program that allows each participant the opportunity to learn behaviors that avoid burnout, rebound from adversity, build resilience, and become … leaders of excellence.

The bootcamp will focus on:

  • Identifying participants positive core through assessment of leadership strengths and personal values.
  • Developing skills to build teams and lead others.
  • Strategies for maximizing strengths and managing weaknesses including alignment of values with organizational culture.

Participants will create a 3×3 SurTHRIVELeadership™ plan, including a list of professional goals and objectives. Learn More / Contact us to schedule your event


SurThrivel Teams are comprised of 8-12 business and aging services industry leaders. Our focus is on the opportunities and challenges faced by rapid changing markets.

Our teams offer a combination of brainstorming, education, peer accountability and support in a group setting in order to sharpen team member professional and personal skills. Participation is a SurThrivel Team helps participants achieve success, thrive as resilient leaders and build skills that enhance opportunities.

SurThrivel Team meetings are held monthly and available as local small groups, as well as online virtual teams. Learn More / Contact us to schedule your event

Building Resilient Leaders

Keep Calm and Carry On: Learning to THRIVE During Changing Times

The field of aging services is ever changing and can be filled with challenges and chaos for all levels of staff. Many are hopeful they can just survive the tumultuous environment from day to day. Research indicates that those with increased levels of resilience not only survive in such environments, but often THRIVE, resulting in increased work performance, job satisfaction and reduced turnover.

  • What is resilience and how does one become resilient?
  • Why has resilience become an essential characteristic for navigating the field of aging services?

This workshop will discuss the concept of resilience and provide practical tips for building resilience in both self and others… and learning to THRIVE. Learn More / Contact us to schedule your event

Millennials in the Workforce

During our Millennials in the Workforce session we will present and discuss the impact Millennials have our present and future workforce and workplace.

The coming years will see a fundamental shift in how we work, the tools and resources available and the skills required. Our ability to prepare for this coming change will define our success in build successful organizations. Learn More / Contact us to schedule your event

Strengths Based Leadership

Nearly a decade ago, Gallup unveiled the results of a landmark 30-year research project that ignited a global conversation on the topic of strengths. More than 3 million people have since taken Gallup’s StrengthsFinder assessment, which forms the core of several books on this topic, including the #1 international bestseller StrengthsFinder 2.0.

In our Strengths Based Leadership workshop we discuss the discoveries of #1 New York Times bestselling author Tom Rath and renowned leadership consultant Barry Conchie. Based on their discoveries, the we will identify three keys to being a more effective leader: knowing your strengths and investing in others’ strengths, getting people with the right strengths on your team, and understanding and meeting the four basic needs of those who look to you for leadership. Learn More / Contact us to schedule your event

Emotional Intelligence – Understanding the connection between emotions and actions

Emotional Intelligence (EI) is vital to being an effective and high-performing member of any team. In this seminar, your staff will become familiar with this proven EI model and learn how to apply EI skills for maximum effectiveness as they gain insight and tools they can apply to make their job and career more effective, satisfying, and successful. Learn More / Contact us to schedule your event