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Event Title: Hardcore Leadership: 11 Master Lessons from My Airborne Ranger Uncle’s “Final Jump” by Deborah L. Parker
All leaders have a mission! Building on her late favorite uncle’s legacy of service to country, family, and community, Deborah L. Parker provides lessons for leaders to forge ahead.
Laying out eleven powerful insights for those who find themselves in charge at work, community, or home with a timeless message from her uncle, a Vietnam Vet, Ranger Hall of Fame inductee, Chief Magistrate and Board of Supervisors Chair, lovingly known as Hardcore to his family, Deborah, also an army veteran, weaves in take-aways from her career and personal experiences in leadership development through her company The DPJ Training Group.
She has put together a thought-provoking book packed with memorable teaching anecdotes. Inspiring and informative in saluting her uncle’s commitment to a mission of leadership, she makes the case for us all in Hardcore’s words, to ‘press on.’ Available on Amazon as well as Deborah will have copies available for sale.
Deborah L. Parker, Author
Deborah L. Parker is Chief Inspirer, Author and Speaker of The DPJ Training Group based in Leesburg VA.
For over 15 years she has specialized in result-focused programs on leadership, motivational speaking, career and diversity management for federal and private sector audiences. In her work she blends experiences as an army reserve officer and corporate manager with a B.A. in Sociology from the College of William and Mary plus a M.A. in Human Resource Development from George Mason University.
Spreading her message in print, Deborah has penned five nonfiction books on topics of leadership, personal growth, and family history. She is a member of the Metro DC Chapter of the Association for Talent Development and Military Officers Association of America. When taking a break, Deborah enjoys travel and long walks.
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