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NAPO2018 Retreat Program


Wednesday, April 25, 2018


Thursday, April 26, 2018

6:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Registration Open

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Dinner

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open Evening


Friday, April 27, 2018

6:30 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast in the dining hall
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM Registration Open
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM Leadership Forum - National and Chapter combo 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Lunch in the dining hall 
 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Welcome and Keynote 
Concurrent Sessions 1-1 through 1-4
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1-1: Oh, The Places You Can Go!: The life cycle of a Professional Organizer
Janine Sarna-Jones with Regina Lark, Mindy Godding, Geralin Thomas
Business Growth

1-2: Space Planning for Professional Organizers
Darla Demorrow 
Experiential

1-3: Opening Doors to Sustainability - Envinmentally Conscious Organizing Simple Sustainability Secrets for You and Your Clients
Miriam Ortiz y Pino
Education
1-4: Learn to be Limitless: Silence Self-Doubt and Claim What's Yours
Heather Vickery
Self-Care
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

SIG Speed Dating 

BCPO® Presents: Why & How to Get Certified 

New Attendee Orientation

International Round-Table

Research Session 

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Dinner in the dining hall
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Conversation with the Keynote 
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Bonfire: Hot Chocolate and Hot Cider Under the Stars 
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Special Session

Unleash Your Inner Superstar™

A transformational hour that combines music, entertainment & an awe-inspiring message to help attendees dream big, be inspired and reach their goals. 

Saturday, April 28, 2018

6:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Breakfast in the dining hall
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM Registration Open
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM

Special Session

Claim your Feminine Power: A Bellydancer's Perspective on How to Lead, Love, and Live as a Woman (without losing your passion...or your mind)

Charisse Sisou

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM 

Activity

Yoga ?

Sara Valverde

Concurrent Sessions 2-1 through 2-4

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

2-1: How to Streamline Your Business Marketing
Victoria Cook
Business Growth
2-2: Delivering Experiential Workshops: Creating Your Success Formula
Ellen Faye
Experiential
2-3: Transform You & Your Kitchen for Healthier Eating: Hoe to Create a Functional Kitchen & Eat Well
Stacey Crew
Education
2-4: Organizing My Own Day - Who's Got the Time? 
Dorothee Racette
Self-Care

Concurrent Sessions 3-1 through 3-4

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

3-1: QuickBooks Efficiency 101: How to Save Tons of Time
Kristin Diver
Business Growth
3-2: MASTER CLASS with Decide, Design, and Deliver on Major Decisions for Your Life and Business
Dorothy Breninger
Experiential
3-3: Behind the Scenes of the Successful Organized Family: Teaching Clients to be "The CEO of their Household"
Deborah Kawashima
Education
3-4: Goodbye Work-Live Balance. Hello Better Boundaries! 
Melissa Thornley
Self-Care
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch in Dining Hall
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Annual Meeting and Awards

Concurrent Sessions 4-1 through 4-4 

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

4-1: Build Success With and Gain CD Clients When You Develop and Use a Collaborative Network

Louise Kurzeka

Business Growth

4-2: Create a Vision Board to Inspire and Motivate You in this Hands-on Workshop!

Susan Kousek and Heather Powers

Experiential

4-3: Multitasking Makes You Stupid Discover the Myth of Multitasking and Learn the Powerful Effect of Focus Instead

Debbie Rosemont

Education

4-4: Simple Self-Care: Sleep.Create Whitespace. Walk

Lisa Luken

Self-Care

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Evening Activity

Learn How to Make Your Wardrobe and Personal Brand A Perfect Match & Stop Stressing About Dressing

Scarlett De Bease

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Special Session

It's All in Your Head: Harnessing the Power of Self-Talk

Mary Fran Bontempo

7:15 PM - 10:15 PM
President's Reception

Sunday, April 29th, 2018 

6:30 AM- 8:00 AM Breakfast in the Dining Hall
6:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Open
6:30 AM -7:30 AM Morning Activity or Small Group Meetings 

Concurrent Sessions 5-1 through 5-5

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

5-1: Grow Your Business with Employees, Subcontractors, Mentors & Virtual Assistants
Lisa Mark and Cris Sgrott-Wheedleton
Business Growth

5-2: I'm OK, You're a Complete Mystery! Discover the Owner's Manual For Human Beings and Exponentially Improve Your Relationships with Clients, Prospects and Beyond! 
Patty Kreamer
Experiential
5-3: In Five Minutes or Less, Would Your Clients be Ready for Anything? 
Laurie Teal
Education 
5-4: Yogic Tools for Organizer's Needs 
Sara Valverde
Self-Care

Concurrent Sessions 6-1 through 6-5

10:15 AM - 11:45 AM

6-1: Leaders Inspiring Leaders: Winning Strategies for Personal and Business Growth
Monica Ricci and Panel
Business Growth
6-2: DIY Power Drills and Hand Tools for Professional Organizers 
Carol Jones and Roberta Andrate
Experiential
6-3: Microsoft® Outlook: Beyond the Basics
Holly Uverity
Education 
6-4: Bringing Meditation and Mindfulness into Organizing and Productivity: Strategies for Self-Care and Work with Clients 
Melanie Sobocinski
Self-Care
12:00 PM- 1:00 PM Lunch in the Dining Hall
1:00 PM Check - Out 

  

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