Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA
October 18-20, 2021

WIP Leadership Forum @ the Expo

 Monday, October 18, 2021 - 9:00 am - 11:45 am


Leaders define excellences, shift cultures and develop the next generation of leaders. The Leadership Forum 2021 is a must attend with Margaret N. Morford, returning for her second forum with an even more invigorating and timely topic! Margaret will be presenting an intensive session focused on your effectiveness as a leader that will drive directly to accomplish your business objectives.

What You Can Expect

The 3-hour Leadership Forum is open to aspiring men and women, both new and tenured leaders who are looking to refine and expand their leadership skill set.

The intensive Leadership Forum focuses on:

  • Your ability to accomplish goals and objectives
    • Learn smart, savvy business communication
    • Effectively forge alliances and avoid animosities
    • Identify rules of "positive politics" you likely violate
  •  Learn to recognize who holds power and has influence
    • Learn numerous ways to tap into the power structure within your organization
  • Obtain guidelines for being smart about your own conduct
    • Strengthen relationships with co-workers and with your supervisor

This session will revolutionize the way you lead your team, work through difficult situations and retain the next generation of talent. Now is the time to learn to successfully reach across differences.

Who is Right for the Forum

You are! The Leadership Forum gathers industry professionals from employees of family-owned, regional and multi-state firms, including business owners, entrepreneurs, corporate officers, staff members and managers at all levels within company operations.

Who is the Facilitator

Margaret N. Morford: Margaret is the CEO for The HR Edge, Inc., an international management consulting and training company. Her clients have included Lockheed Martin, Chevron, Time Warner, Sara Lee Foods, Home and Garden Television, Homeland Security, US Treasury Department, Fox Broadcasting, The Hartford, and many more. She has a BS degree from the University of Alabama and a JD degree from the Vanderbilt University School of Law.  She has written for and/or been quoted as a business expert in The Sunday New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, USA Today, and MSNBC among other newspapers and magazines across the country. She is the author of “Management Courage – Having the Heart of a Lion” and “The Hidden Language of Business – Workplace Politics, Power & Influence.”  She has served on the Board of Directors for various corporations and charities.


Package Details & Pricing

WIP Leadership Forum at the Expo | Package includes one intensive, high-quality presentation:

  • Session: "The Hidden Language of Organizations - Workplace Politics, Power, and Influence"
  • Unlimited beverages provided throughout this morning session

Total Cost: $175 per person (You must be registered to attend or exhibit at Expo; the Leadership Forum is an additional session.)

Register for EXPO & WIP Leadership Forum

Contact Information

Email: - The Forum is organized and presented by the NPGA Women in Propane Council

Bonus WIP Opportunities

    Roundtable Session | Leadership Roles to Climb and Learn (Speaker: Christina Armentano)
    Tuesday, October 19 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    Networking Reception | Visit with your colleagues and influencers. (Drinks are hosted)
    Tuesday, October 19 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm