jodi

Jodi Alcock is an account manager for ebootcamp. She has a Master of Science in Marketing Management degree from Walsh College of Business and Accountancy in Novi, MI. She currently lives in Grand Blanc, MI with her husband of 8 years, Dennis. Together they enjoy golfing, cooking and wine tasting. In her spare time, Jodi also enjoys gardening, reading and photography.


Do you make a positive first impression every time you deliver a presentation?

February 26, 2018
Do you make a positive first impression every time you deliver a presentation?

Tweet Reflect on the last major presentation you gave—did you enter the stage or approach the podium walking boldly with confidence?  Were you able to wow the audience within the first thirty seconds?  Did you use non-verbal communication to strengthen your introduction? It’s critical to make a positive first impression before you even begin...
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From a Dale Carnegie Graduate…

February 26, 2018
From a Dale Carnegie Graduate…

Tweet It’s difficult to put into words the transformations that occur inside a Dale Carnegie Course. Participants describe the experience as “life changing,” “incredible,” “invaluable,” and so much more. Our president, Nancy Covert, asked a recent graduate, Stuart Hall of State Farm Insurance about his experience. Below is how he described his time in...
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Are you able to maintain a positive attitude despite setbacks?

January 15, 2018
Are you able to maintain a positive attitude despite setbacks?

Tweet Think back to the last major challenge you encountered.  Were you so easily frustrated that the setback prevented you from focusing on a solution?  When something inevitably goes wrong, do you focus on what can be fixed, develop an action plan and rally others to deliver a resolution? Many people struggle to maintain...
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Tis the Season for Giving (of Yourself)

December 12, 2017

Tweet If you’ve had an amazing mentor, what was it about this person that made such an impact? Perhaps their guidance enabled you to achieve goals more quickly than had you tried without their wisdom.  Perhaps you received advice from your mentor that boosted your career. Or perhaps it was your mentor’s kindness and...
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Are people retaining the message you’re communicating?

October 9, 2017
Are people retaining the message you’re communicating?

Tweet In today’s face-paced, complex business environment, it’s more important than ever to communicate effectively.  Who do you consider to be the most successful in business?  The people that come to mind most likely approach their work with enthusiasm; communicate with confidence; and both inspire—and empower others around them to succeed.  Lacking any of...
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How Smart Leaders Create Engaged Employees

February 25, 2013
How Smart Leaders Create Engaged Employees

Tweet Employee Engagement is a hot topic in business today.  Organizations of all sizes are struggling with keeping employees productive and engaged.  Dale Carnegie Training is working hard to uncover the reasons behind disengaged employees and to discover solutions to creating more employee engagement in the workplace. A recent interview with Nancy Covert of...
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Dwayna Powe Joins Dale Carnegie Training in Birmingham, AL!

July 10, 2012
Dwayna Powe Joins Dale Carnegie Training in Birmingham, AL!

Tweet Birmingham, AL, June15, 2012 – Dwayna Powe has joined Covert & Associates, the local franchise of Dale Carnegie Training as a Sales Representative. Dwayna will work with existing Carnegie customers and develop new business connections within Birmingham. Prior to joining Carnegie Dwayna was the Marketing and Development Coordinator for Amridge University where her role was to assess the...
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Tips for Staying Safe in Extreme Heat

July 5, 2012
Tips for Staying Safe in Extreme Heat

Tweet As temperatures across  much of the Country head into the triple digits, it is important to stay safe.  Extreme heat can cause a wide array of health problems including heat stroke, dehydration and more.  Stay safe this summer by following a few simple tips. It is incredibly important to stay hydrated. Make sure...
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Robert Daniel Joins Dale Carnegie Training in Birmingham, AL!

June 25, 2012
Robert Daniel Joins Dale Carnegie Training in Birmingham, AL!

Tweet Robert Daniel has joined Covert & Associates, the local franchise for Dale Carnegie Training as a Performance Consultant.  Robert will work with existing Carnegie customers and develop new business connections within Birmingham. Robert has over 38 years of experience as an Avocational Trainer in Dale Carnegie programs.  Prior to joining Carnegie full time,...
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Dale Carnegie Training Launches ‘Company Leadership’ App

March 19, 2012

Tweet 3/15/12 http://clomedia.com/views/articles/dale-carnegie-training-launches-company-leadership-app/ Hauppauge, N.Y.  Dale Carnegie Training, an international performance improvement and training firm, has launched the third installment in its series of leadership iPhone applications, “Company Leadership.” Following the releases of the “Team Leadership” and “Personal Leadership” applications, which topped downloads on the iTunes business chart, the “Company Leadership” application is designed...
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