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Mary’s Upcoming Public Speaking and Workshop Events

 

Past Public Speaking and Workshop Events

Community Life Planning Workshops

LIVE SMART AFTER 50! The Experts’ Guide to Life Planning for Uncertain Times

Mary is an editor and contributing author to two chapters of the paperback and ebook “Live Smart After 50! The Experts Guide to Life Planning for Uncertain Times.” She speaks about the life planning tools offered in the book along with the keys to being healthy and happy as we grow older in the second half of  life.

July 28, 2016 – Work that Works for You, UC Berkeley NOW Conference (Next Opportunity for Work).
July 21, 2016
Meaning and Purpose through Conscious Legacy Building! Sonoma County Forum, Santa Rosa CA.
November 24, 2014 – Discovering Work that Works for You:  Legacy and Meaningful Engagement, Varenna Retirement Community
April 11, 2015  – Conscious Legacy Building, Northern California Life Planning Network Chapter Program
March 22, 2015 – Conscious Legacy Building, Oakmont Speakers Forum 
June 12 2014 – The Aging Boomers produced by Frank Samson of Senior Care Authority. Listen to interview here.
May 9, 2013 – LIVE SMART AFTER 50! Planning for the Journey Ahead, Rotary Club of Sebastopol CA,
November 11, 2013 – Newbie Writers’ Podcast. Listen to interview here.
September 23, 2013 – Practical Tools to LIVE SMART AFTER 50!, Park Point Health Club, Santa Rosa CA,
July 8, 2013 – Women’s Spaces Radio Show KBBF-88.9

October 27, 2015 – Conscious Legacy Building, Northern California Life Planning Network Speakers Bureau, Santa Rosa, CA

Collaborative on Positive Aging, Sonoma County, Petaluma and Santa Rosa, CA

October 8 & 21, 2014 – The BIG Work:  Meaning Purpose and Leaving a Legacy
April 9 & 15, 2014 – Relationships: Creating New Possibilities as Your Life Changes
January 8 & 21, 2014 – Values, Strengths and Interests: Building a Foundation for a Meaningful Second Half of Life

Making an Impact in Your Life Time: Philanthropy from the Inside Out

April 16, 2009 – Community Foundation Sonoma County
March 5, 2009 – Community Foundation Sonoma County
September 10, 2007 – St. Helena Hospital Foundation Board

An Introduction to Your Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife®: Charting New Lifestyle Paths and Midlife Careers

February 9, 2010 – Windsor Business Expo – Windsor, CA
May 13, 2008 – The Charter 100 of San Francisco – San Francisco, CA
May 7, 2008 – Women’s Health Center – John Muir Health in Walnut Creek, CA
March 22, 2008 – Borders Books – Santa Rosa CA

In-depth Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife®: Create Your Vision and Action Plan

January 19, 2008 – LifePath Center – San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
June 21, 2007– Holy Names University – Oakland, CA
February 22- March 8, 2005 – St. Helena Hospital Women’s Center – St. Helena, CA

Work/Life Balance: Recharge Your Batteries!

October 18, 2005 – Community Action Committee – St. Helena Hospital Women’s Center in
St. Helena, CA

Mid-Life and Beyond: Are You Ready?

October 10, 2007 – Women’s Health Center – John Muir Health in Walnut Creek, CA
March 13, 2007 – Women’s Health Center – John Muir Health in Walnut Creek, CA
November 2 , 2006 – The Women’s Health Center – John Muir Health in Walnut Creek, CA
May 18 , 2006 – The Women’s Health Center – John Muir Health in Walnut Creek, CA
October 48 , 2005 – Diablo Valley Women in Business – San Ramon, CA
February 1 , 2005 – St. Helena Hospital Women’s Center – St. Helena, CA
August 31 , 2004 – St. Helena Hospital Women’s Center – St. Helena, CA

Next Step on the Journey : Are You Ready?

January 17, 2007 – Women’s Health Conference, Keynote Speech – Washington Hospital HealthCare System in Fremont, CA
May 16, 2006 – American Business Women’s Association – Express to Success in Pleasanton, CA
May 13, 2006 – Health & Wellness Connection – Napa Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Napa, CA
May 23, 2005 – Women Health Care Executives of Northern CA – San Francisco, CA

Top 10 Tips for Effective Networking for Coaches

May 5, 2004 – Marin Coaches Alliance – Corte Madera, CA

Is your company or professional group looking for a dynamic presentation on life planning or work/life balance?

Participants will receive practical tools and information they can use immediately for living professional and personal lives that are both successful AND meaningful. Our inspirational presentations leave your audience with a clear vision of what’s truly important, concrete action steps and strategies for keeping in action. Your participants will take away life planning tools that can be reused time and again as their life circumstances change.

Speaking and Workshop Topics

The following introductory presentations are available to your company, industry/professional association or special interest group. Contact Mary to plan your interactive presentation. These presentations may be delivered on-site or by teleclass with a teleconference bridge line.

  • LIVE SMART AFTER 50! The Experts’ Guide to Life Planning for Uncertain Times – Looking for an educational program for your 50+ employees, club or social group? Mary will provide you with a taste of life planning tools and tips found in this recently released guidebook for men and women exploring work and lifestyle options for this new stage of life.
  • An Introduction to Your Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife®  – Missing a roadmap for where your life is headed. Bring your current challenge or concern about your future to this valuable 50 to 90 minute introductory workshop. Take a test drive down the road with Mary and explore ways to find new meaningful directions for career, lifestyle and retirement.  Learn More!
  • Test drive the Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife audio/workbook program with Author and Life Coach, Mary Radu, who guides you down the road to having your life dreams become reality.
  • Making an Impact in Your Life Time: Philanthropy from the Inside Out addresses values clarification and philanthropic role/identity. If you are interested in expanding your clients or prospective donors’ philanthropic giving, this interactive, 60-90 minute presentation with Q&A provides educational content to open up the discussion. Learn More!
  • Creating Your Positive Legacy Expand your ideas about what legacy really is.  Put your talents, treasures and passion into action to make a bigger impact and bring more meaning into your life. This is offered as 40 minute or more interactive workshops.
  • Discovering Work That Works for You – Find new tools for Living Purposefully through work, meaningful engagement and legacy-building.  Discover how to find new directions for a lifetime of fulfilling involvement. This is offered as 40 minute or more interactive workshops.
  • Practical Tools for Living Smart After 50! – Learn how to plan for key areas of your life using tools available in the book LIVE SMART AFTER 50! The Experts’ Guide for Life Planning for Uncertain Times (Mary co-authored). This is offered as 40 to 60 minute interactive workshops.
  • Work/Life Balance: Recharge Your Batteries – Recharge your batteries by building your personal Balance Tune Up Kit to restore your energy and enjoyment of both your work and lifestyle. This is offered as a 40 to 60 minute interactive workshop. Learn More!
  • Next Step on the Journey: Are You Ready? – Design your roadmap to a meaningful next phase of your life. This 50 to 90 minute introductory workshop is valuable for audiences in their late 20’s through 60+ who are ready to get out of a rut, want more from career beyond power, prestige and possessions or want to create more meaning in their lifestyles. Learn More!
  • Midlife and Beyond: Are You Ready? – Plan your journey for the second half of life! This 50 to 90 minute introductory workshop is valuable for audiences in their 40’s through 60+ who are ready to get out of a rut, want to refocus to get more fulfillment in their careers or want to create more meaning in their lifestyles/retirement.  Learn More!
  • In-depth Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife™: Create Your Vision and Action Plan – Design a “whole life” vision and action plan that you can use now and reuse as your life plan evolves. This one-day in-depth workshop or multi-part series. Learn More!

Contact Mary to plan your interactive presentation or in-depth workshop. Topics may be delivered on-site or by teleclass with a teleconference bridge line.

Speaking and Workshop Topics

An Introduction to Your Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife®

This 50 to 90 minute introductory workshop is facilitated by Mary Radu, Pathmaker Coaching

Are you: 

  • In your 30’s, 40’s, 50’s+?
  • Concerned about what the next phase of your life will bring for your career, lifestyle or retirement?
  • Missing motivation, focus or guidance to get you into gear?

If you answered “yes” to one or more of these questions, this presentation is for you!

Test drive the Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife audio/workbook program with Author and Life Coach, Mary Radu who guides you down the road to having your life dreams become reality.

Here’s what you’ll get! 

  • Begin exploring concerns that are important for this phase of your life journey
  • Identify a next step that puts you in the drivers seat for your future
  • Enter a drawing to win a free copy of the Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife®
  • Receive valuable articles to help you chart new life directions
  • Meet fellow travelers, get inspired and get moving!

“Your tactical tools are very practical. I’ll share them with my staff.”   Past Participant

Get Your Group Moving!

Contact Mary and Get On The Path!

Making an Impact in Your Lifetime: Philanthropy From the Inside Out

This 60 to 90 minute interactive workshop is facilitated by Mary Radu, Pathmaker Coaching

This presentation covers Step 1 through 3 of 5-Step Philanthropy From the Inside Out process.

Philanthropy From the Inside Out

  • Step 1 Affirm My Values and Where I Want to Have an Impact
  • Step 2 Define My Role and How I Want to Contribute and Participate
  • Step 3 Choose My Philanthropic Partners
  • Step 4 Negotiate My Role with My Chosen Philanthropic Partners
  • Step 5 Review and Assess My Impact and Progress As a Philanthropist

Benefits of Participation:

    • Build value for the donors’ relationship with your Firm or Organization.
    • Establish/deepen relationships between you and your prospects and clients. Build community amongst attendees who have an interest in philanthropic activities.
    • Stimulate individual donors’ interest in a non-threatening way to take further steps with their philanthropic donations.
    • Offer specific next steps for donor engagement that would result in increased donor education and charitable allocations during current year.
    • Plant seeds for donors to implement legacy planning.

Contact Mary and Expand Your Philanthropic Reach!

Work/Life Balance: Recharge Your Batteries

Build Your Personal Balance Tune Up Kit and Restore Energy and Enjoyment for Your Work and Lifestyle

This 40 to 60 minute interactive workshop is facilitated by Mary Radu, Pathmaker Coaching.

Are you

  • A professional, entrepreneur or business owner?
  • Finding that your work drains the energy and enjoyment out of your life?
  • Looking for practical tools you can use immediately?

Work, even work that you love, can be accompanied by pressures and responsibilities that leave you feeling drained and with little vitality for enjoying your life. In this seminar you’ll take a look at what makes it difficult to stay energized and balanced on a daily basis. You’ll learn the dynamics of balance. You’ll leave with tools and habits that will recharge your batteries and help you more effectively manage the challenges that you face.

Benefits of Participation:

    • Greater awareness of work conditions that contribute to the feeling of being out of balance
    • Recognize the true costs to you and your organization
    • Learn the Three Keys to Creating Balance
    • Build your Personal Tool Kit to keep you charged and productive

Feedback From Past Participants:

    • “Your tools gave me a great visual way to see how out of balance I have allowed myself to get!”
    • “I’m now aware of the warning signals that I’m out of balance and that I have permission to take time for myself.”
    • “Balance is in the present.something to focus on daily.
    • “Your tactical tools are very practical. I’ll share them with my staff.”

Get Your Group on the Road to Balance!

Contact Mary and Get On The Path!

Next Step on the Journey: Are You Ready?

Design Your Roadmap to a Meaningful Next Phase of Your Life.

This 50 to 90 minute introductory workshop is facilitated by Mary Radu, Pathmaker Coaching.

Are you

  • A mid-career professional, entrepreneur or business owner?
  • Concerned about what the next phase of your life will bring?
  • Looking for a way to address your biggest concern?
  • Wanting to get energized and take action?

Life is a journey full of constant changes and challenges that will come whether you’re ready or not. These challenges can be successfully managed through conscious planning and understanding your choices. In this session you’ll take a rest stop. You’ll pull out the roadmap and assess where you are Today, open up the possibilities for choices in your work and lifestyle and begin taking action on addressing your biggest concern.

Benefits of Participation:

    • Increased motivation and excitement for what’s coming
    • Greater awareness of your most significant concern for this next phase of your life
    • “Next step” that you will take on your journey based on your priorities
    • Introduction to this process for making manageable change happen

Feedback From Past Participants:

    • “You reminded me that I do have choices and that it will take planning and thought to achieve my future success!”
    • “I realized that I will always need support and that I don’t have to do it alone.”
    • “Great to know I’m not alone in what I’m experiencing!”
    • “A safe and supportive setting to explore what’s next”

Get Your Group Moving!

Contact Mary and Get On The Path!

Midlife and Beyond: Are You Ready?

Design Your Roadmap to a Meaningful Midlife!

This 50 to 90 minute introductory workshop is facilitated by Mary Radu, Pathmaker Coaching.

Are you:

  • In your 40’s, 50’s or early 60’s?
  • Concerned about what the next phase of your life will bring?
  • Looking for a way to get started with addressing your midlife concerns?
  • Wanting to get energized and take action?

You’re not alone when you realize that you’ve reached a new place on the road of life that’s full of personal change and opportunity. This age of new challenges can be successfully managed by recognizing that you are in a process of change that can benefit from conscious planning and understanding your choices. In this introductory workshop you’ll assess where you are today, open up the possibilities for choices in your work, lifestyle and retirement and begin taking action.

Benefits of Participation:

    • Increased motivation and excitement for what’s coming next
    • Greater awareness of where the gaps are in key areas of your life
    • Identify the next step to get what you really want in your life
    • Introduction to this process for making manageable changes happen

Feedback From Past Participants:

    • “I reconnected with the most powerful thing in my life that helps me know that I can and will do it!”
    • “I found more possible options for life after “work”.”
    • “I saw how to use my current skills to move me toward my vision for the future.”
    • “I’m taking away a shift in focus for my next 10 years.”

Get Your Group Moving!

Contact Mary and Get On The Path!

In-depth Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife®: Create Your Vision

This one-day workshop or multi-part series is facilitated by Mary Radu, Pathmaker Coaching.

Are you:

  • In your 40’s, 50’s or early 60’s
  • Concerned about what the next phase of your life will bring?
  • Missing passion in your life and ready to chart a path that will make your life more meaningful?

Step out into the next phase of your life with clarity and confidence. In this in-depth workshop you will assess where you are today, you’ll get in touch with what’s truly important for living a meaningful life and develop a personal plan to make it a reality. You’ll find the support and courage to take action to turn your dreams into reality.

Benefits of Participation:

    • Create your unique vision for your future and look at what will provide balance and meaning for you in this next phase
    • Clarify priorities and set specific goals for the next stage of your life
    • Plan your life from a whole life perspective (finances, health, relationship, work/work replacement)
    • Learn new tools and techniques that will support you now in moving forward and later as your life evolves

Feedback from past participants:

    • “This workshop changed my mindset to seeing it more as a transition. It also allowed me to frame my transition into smaller, more manageable issues where I can get support and take action. This really helped me decrease my concerns.”Bill McLean, R & D Director
    • “The class provided a structure and great jumpstart to focus on those topics that are of most immediate concernto me.”Lynn Richards, Social Services Program Developer

Get Your Group Moving!

Why Wait for Life to Happen to You!

It’s Time To Get Off the Highway and Discover

The Path to What Is Possible in Your Life

Contact Mary and Get On The Path!