Tumble Brook Country Club, 367 Simsbury Road, Bloomfield, CT 06002   (860) 242-4600

February Guest Speaker Deene Morris

February 6, 2020 from 7-8:30 PM


Generous Listening


Deene Morris

Deene Morris

Generous Listening: How to Build Trust in 2 Minutes

Generous Listening is a core emotional intelligence skill requiring attention, intention and effort. While it unquestionably takes continued practice, generous listening offers tremendous potential to build trust, strengthen interpersonal relationships and enhance problem solving.

Because the purpose of all listening is to move things forward.

In this engaging workshop, you will experience and gain a specific technique to improve your listening skills. You will also experience what it feels like to be heard and understood – in two minutes and how to engage a key emotional intelligence skill in your listening.

For a short read on building trust in under 2 minutes click here.

About Deene Morris

Deene Morris, Interpersonal Adventure Guide and president of Inspire Leadership LLC, knows that leadership is a relationship – first and foremost with yourself, and then with others. Because teams and systems don’t change – you do.

Deene believes in living a congruent life and knows that teams with greater diversity in thought and perspective take longer to make decisions, and also make better decisions.

She provides fun, engaging and insightful workshops, curriculum, retreats and leadership coaching to non-profit and entrepreneurial organizations. Her clients include administrative teams, emerging leaders, directors, superintendents, teachers and board of directors.

The journey of self-awareness is hard work, but the outcome is exhilarating and her clients regularly report breakthroughs in innovation, collaboration and problem solving – moving from resistance to resiliency and conflict to creative solutions.
Deene’s professional background spans corporate, foundation and entrepreneurial leadership. She is a Master MBTI practitioner and holds numerous certifications in the field of emotional intelligence with a Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership (concentration in Servant-Leadership) from Gonzaga University. She recently served as adjunct faculty with the University of Hartford, MS Organizational Psychology.
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All are welcome!

Best in happiness and love,


Hartford Happiness Club
Town & County Club
22 Woodland Street
Hartford, Connecticut 06105
Free Admission and Parking.  All are welcome!!

R.S.V.P. Appreciated but optional.
7-8:30 PM


February 2020 Guest Speaker Deene Morris | Hartford Happiness Club