On 25 June 2000, adversity crushed Josh Wood along with his spinal column.
A snowboarder with professional potential before the accident, Josh was told by spinal cord experts in both Australia and the US that he might never get out of bed again. In 2003, while still technically, a quadriplegic, Josh returned to snowboarding and motorbike riding.
Josh Wood now counsels adults and children suffering spinal cord injuries and is an inspiring corporate speaker. His presentation suits conferences, professional development days and workshops. Click here to read more about Josh.
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INVEST IN THE SUCCESS OF YOUR NEXT CONFERENCE
How would you handle a panel made up of industry funds protagonist David Whiteley, dealer, group exec Robbie Bennetts, association chief Richard Klipin, politician and chair of the Ripoll Inquiry, Bernie Ripoll, life company head honcho Jim Minto and lawyer Christina Kalantzis?
That's the challenge Julie Bennett faced at this year's AFA conference on the Gold Coast - and she loved it!
As a former finance journalist with a decade of experience, including two years working for Australian personality David Koch and with a background in performing arts, Julie Bennett is a lively, engaged and informed moderator, MC and presenter with the skills, talent and experience to make your next corporate event a resounding success.
Over the past 15 years Julie has facillitated at conferences, seminars and training days and conducted intensive media training programs for corporations both large and small Click here to book Julie for your next event.
Julie is an excellent moderator - she was across the issue, informed, controversial, entertaining - she kept everyone on their toes. She was so good, the AFA has already invited her to facilitate at next year's conference! A quality presenter with great insights.
Richard Klipin - CEO, Association of Financial Advisers
FROM HERE TO ETERNITY - BABY BOOMERS AND RETIREMENT
Bruce's 20 plus years' experience as a financial planner has given him a unique understanding of the issues facing baby boomers as they approach a significant milestone in their lives - retirement. This presentation is designed for those who intend to retire shortly and want to know how to plan for and handle the transition. It suits a broad range of audiences, including industry employer education programs, retirement expos and seminars. Bruce is a director of Gingell & Gingell Pty Limited, 64 Media's parent company. He is also a practising senior financial planner and authorised representative of Fiducian Financial Services. Click here for more information.
Tim King, Compliance & Risk Management Navigators
COMPLIANCE IS A JOURNEY - NOT A DESTINATION!
All licensees must be able to navigate their businesses through the sometimes murky waters of regulation, process requirements and standards - and that means one thing, says compliance expert Tim King - implementing effective compliance and risk management frameworks that not only help licensees meet Financial Services Reform Act (FSRA) obligations - but that don't get in the way of doing business!
A master at taking the driest and most complex topics and explaining them in easy-to-understand (and implement!) layman's terms, Tim is a must-have speaker for your next conference, professional development day or workshop. Click here for more information or click here to book.