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Our entry level leadership course. In six lessons, you will refresh key principles of stream-lined leadership no matter your level of experience.

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  • “JHS is an extreme energetic leader – materials were presented in an easy to understand fashion.”

    - Attendee, Research Triangle Park

  • “Jean made the class time fly by. It was very interesting and informative.”

    - J.M., Philadelphia, PA

  • “Jean’s presentation was very inspirational, heart filling and soul touching.”

    - Lasonia Mitchell, Coffee County DFCS, Georgia

  • “Thank you!!!!for your time, your effort and most importantly the value you brought to us over the last two weeks.”

    - Thomas W. Cramer, Co-Chairman, The Brain Trust, Woodstock, GA

  • “The humor and knowledge that you showed were well worth the travel time for the attendees.”

    - Susan White, Chair/Chair Elect, North Georgia Associated Libraries

  • “I am extremely pleased that you made time to present a session at our conference and that it was so well received by our attendees.”

    - Steven Hays, CSP, Conference Chair, Southeastern Safety, Health & Env Conference, Atlanta

  • “Jean put on a fantastic workshop that introduced me to several new ideas I had not previously given much thought.”

    - Shirlee Wiener, Conference Co-Chair, Girl Scout Council, Atlanta, GA

  • “Jean, Thank you for your insight and your spirit of belief. I got lots of ideas about leadership and the stories were great.”

    - -Sandra Johnson, Emory Hospital, Georgia

  • “I truly appreciate the effort that you put into this training…Your training will make us better ‘Customer Champions’.”

    - S. Spencer Cheak, Sr. V.P. Operations & GM, PlayCore, Chattanooga, TN

  • “I just wanted to thank you for the wonderful seminar you presented to us in New Bedford…I came away with new tools to use in the future and also learned a lot about myself.”

    - Robin T. David, Premier Anesthesia, Dartmouth, MA

  • “I am glad I was able to attend. Wish we could have had more time to do and learn more about ourselves and learn what others ideas Ms. Shore had to share.”

    - P. Jannone, DFCS, Georgia

  • “Good, focused presentation that established a positive tone for conference. I hope future sessions continue in this manner.”

    - -Mike Hudson, Columbus Regional Healthcare System, Georgia

  • “I very much enjoyed your seminar. You are a great speaker. I have never had the opportunity to be a part of such an inspirational seminar.”

    - -Lavada S. Chauncey, Clinch County DFCS, Georgia

  • “The workshop attendees responded to Jean’s warmth and professional presence. Several commented on the excellent model she provided while teaching.”

    - Kay V. NeSmith, Director, Organizational Development, South Fulton Medical Center, East Point, GA

  • “Your enthusiasm, sensitivity, and humor created a wonderful tenor for delivering your message and challenging each of us as we move into the future.”

    - John Michael, President and COO, Ivan Allen Workspace, LLC, Atlanta, GA

  • “You speak with such clarity, and your material and illustrations were perfect for our employees- we could not have been more pleased.”

    - Deborah R. Williams, Human Resources Officer, Farmers & Merchants Bank, Summerville, GA

  • “I thoroughly enjoyed the class and learned several effective training techniques that I hope to use in the future. Class content was interesting and useful.”

    - D.P., California

  • “I highly recommend Jean Houston Shore as the keynote speaker/facilitator/trainer for any organization’s event.”

    - Charlene N. Faucett, President-Elect, Metro South Association of REALTORS

  • “Jean, I really enjoyed and benefitted from your class…Your ability to teach in a refreshing and fun way is great!”

    - C.H., California

  • “Well prepared, well researched, dynamic speaker, excellent.”

    - -Attendee, Southeastern Safety, Health & Environmental Conference, Atlanta

  • “I believe we all learned more in one day with your help than we have during the past 10 months. I truly believe we are on track thanks to you.”

    - Blytheville Chamber of Commerce

  • “JHS is an extreme energetic leader – materials were presented in an easy to understand fashion.”

    - Attendee, Research Triangle Park

  • “Jean made the class time fly by. It was very interesting and informative.”

    - J.M., Philadelphia, PA

  • “Jean’s presentation was very inspirational, heart filling and soul touching.”

    - Lasonia Mitchell, Coffee County DFCS, Georgia

  • “The elements of fun were introduced to help us absorb the material.”

    - A.R., Atlanta, GA

  • “Excellent presentation. Would like to have her at my hospital.”

    - Ellen S. Eaton, Tift General Hospital, Georgia

  • “Excellent presentation. People need to understand KSFs and how they fit into their workday.”

    - M.R., Atlanta, GA

  • “Absolutely one of the best motivational speakers I’ve heard.”

    - Mary Henderson, Ware County DFCS, GA

  • “Excellent. Full of energy. Definitely not boring or unorganized.”

    - J.C., Atlanta, GA

  • “Her speech was inspirational and compelling. I can relate to her real-life experiences.”

    - Attendee, REALTOR ASSN’s Quarterly Lunch/Meeting

  • “I found your style very interesting and the information was relevant and helpful.”

    - Gary Howard, Sr VP, Hamilton Health Care Sys, Inc., Dalton, GA

  • “The training conducted by Jean Houston Shore was timely, well delivered and sparked enthusiasm.”

    - C.M. Tambeaux, VP, Orix, Kennesaw, GA

  • “The general sessions were useful, but the keynote speaker was GREAT!”

    - Attendee, Spring Inservice Conf, VA Coop Ext

  • “I will most definitely benefit in the future from having taken this class.”

    - M.A., Mt. Laurel, PA

  • “Everyone truly enjoyed both sessions, and I am certain that we all found a few gold nuggets to take home.”

    - Janis Barrett, FWI Distr VP, President-CEO, Midland Area CU

  • “Excellent presentation by the instructor with great knowledge in this subject.”

    - Attendee, Mastering Your Meetings Wrkshp, Gainesville College

  • “The comments to us were very positive. Everyone enjoyed the workshop.”

    - Elaine Bell, FWI State Conference Program Chair

  • “Your professionalism is top notch and your comments were right on top.”

    - Carla Vaught, Co Ext Agent-Staff Chair, Polk Co, U of Arkansas

  • “Thank you so much for your contribution in making Tecshop such a successful event.”

    - Danny Summers, Exec VP, Southern Nursery Assn, ATL

  • “Excellent analogy for explaining/exploring leadership. Enjoyed your presentation style.”

    - Sue Chapman, St. Mary’s HCS, Inc., Georgia

  • “Your workshop received many compliments both verbally and on the evaluation forms (actually, one said we needed to find more for you to do!).”

    - Shirlee Wiener, Conference Co-Chair, Girl Scout Council, Atlanta, GA

  • “She’s dynamic & I enjoyed the program. Made me develop goals I hadn’t thought of.”

    - Sharon, DFCS, Georgia

  • “Jean was able to clarify accounting terms and processes succinctly and in a positive manner.”

    - P.S., California

  • “Your presentation was not only motivating, but entertaining. Everyone agreed that you did a wonderful job.”

    - Mary Kate Harrison, RD, Director, School Food Service, Hillsborough County Public Schools

  • “Excellent – I have no accounting background but Jean made the material very easy to understand.”

    - L.P., Georgia

  • “Jean’s presentation style was easy to listen to, upbeat, and engaging. The hands-on activities were meaningful and a good change of pace.”

    - Julie Griffin, Director of Human Resources, Allegiant Physician Services, Atlanta, GA

  • “Your contribution to the success of our continuing professional education program is greatly appreciated.”

    - Heather Laskin, CPE Manager, Virginia Society of CPA, Glen Allen, VA

  • “The presentation was very well organized AND clear and enjoyable because of Jean’s enthusiasm.”

    - G.V., California

  • “Obviously a lot of thought and effort. Wonderful presentation! Thanks.”

    - Drue Lynn, Promina NW Health System, Georgia

  • “Very energetic and good motivator. Excellent presentation.”

    - Dianne W. Raulerson, Ware County DFCS, Georgia

  • “Your enthusiastic delivery kept everyone involved and attentive throughout.”

    - Dennis H. Wright, Chairman, Georgia Mutual Insurance, Gainesville, GA

  • “The workshop helped me better understand not only the KSFs but how they relate to my particular business unit.”

    - D.S., Atlanta, GA

  • “A very enthusiastic and energized presenter.”

    - B.S., Charleston, SC

  • “Gave good insight into how people interact with some practical ways to implement.”

    - Attendee, Research Triangle Park

  • “Her credentials are impeccable – she’s a true Professional.”

    - Attendee, REALTOR ASSOCIATION’s Quarterly Lunch/Meeting

  • “Jean was very friendly and knowledgeable, a pleasure to work with.”

    - Attendee, Mastering Your Meetings workshop, Office of Cont Ed & Pub Serv, Gainesville College, Gainesville

  • “Excellent presentation. Very personable and animated. Unique program/creative.”

    - Anita Scott, NE Georgia Health System, Georgia

  • “Your presentation was just what they were looking for, and her boss was very pleased.”

    - Anita G. Gilreath, Vice President, The Bank of LaFayette, LaFayette, GA

  • “Words seem so inadequate to convey to you how motivating and encouraging your message on "Bannering".”

    - Winni Vaughn, Coordinator, Family & Children Services, Douglas, GA

  • “Your presentation “Making Great Things Happen” was right on target and allowed for "great things" to happen the rest of the week!”

    - William Murphy, Ph.D, Coordinator, Extension Program Development, Virginia Coop Extension

  • “You bolstered enthusiasm in all of us with your uplifting program which will carry over into the upcoming year of events.”

    - Tex Crossin, Executive Director, Georgia Special Olympics

  • “It was a pleasure to have you come to our hospital and present a workshop entitled: "Professionalism Pointers: Attitude, Appearance, and Actions".”

    - Sue Adams, BSN, RN, Education Coordinator, Upson Regional Medical Center, Thomaston, GA

  • “I heard nothing but rave reviews from your concurrent sessions on decision making. We will all benefit from the innovative ideas you gave us.”

    - Shirley Lyles, Spring Conference Chair, Financial Women International, Birmingham, AL

  • “Very special – how wonderful to have a speaker who shares and gives so much of herself to the audience. Thank you so much.”

    - Sharon Green, NE Georgia Medical Center, Georgia

  • “Your presentation on "ListenSelling" was well received by the participants…Again, Jean, thank you for your excellent presentation.”

    - Monica M. Woods, CMP, Director of Education and Meetings, Indiana CPA Society, Indianapolis, IN

  • “She was so wonderful and peaceful. A very beautiful individual. I enjoyed the seminar.”

    - Michele Williams, Brantley County DFCS, Georgia

  • “Thoroughly enjoyed. Very uplifting – kept my attention. Good ideas/theories on leadership. Excellent ending.”

    - Marlette Buckner, Columbia Lanier Park Hospital, Georgia

  • “Jean, I very much appreciated your enthusiasm and understanding of the course and your ability to relate to all levels of the attendees.”

    - M.A., Mt. Laurel, PA

  • “I received numerous comments as to the freshness of the perspectives you brought to us in helping us recognize a new sense of purpose.”

    - Lisa W. Guthrie, RN, BSN, Chairperson- Nursing Education Council, Atlanta, GA

  • “It was due to high quality of speakers like yourself that helped to make our conference a success.”

    - Joyce Burkard, ICCA Executive Director, St. Louis, MO

  • “Jean took an intimidating subject for many of us and not only de-mystified it but made it fun and straight forward.”

    - J.H., California

  • “The participants gave the conference high ratings and this is in large part due to the quality presentation you gave.”

    - Helena C. Douglas, Assistant Director, College of Business and Public Affairs, Clemson University

  • “I liked your three key points of taking personal responsibility for success, being flexible & perfecting an elevated perspective.”

    - Carolyn C. Holcomb, Director, Internal Audit Services, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Atlanta, GA

  • “Thanks again for all your time and energy. You are the most enthusiastic instructor that I have ever taken a course from.”

    - Barb Zok, Director, Billing & Collections, Allegiant Physician Services, Atlanta, GA

  • “Ms. Shore’s speech was dynamic – she connected with her audience – it was an entertaining, interactive, and FUN experience.”

    - Attendee, REALTOR ASSOCIATION’s Quarterly Lunch/Meeting

  • “You are a very motivating and inspirational speaker which gave me renewed hope in facing change & uncertainty.”

    - Ann Newton, Ware County DFCS, Georgia

  • “Your presentation was excellent. I am sure that our employees benefitted greatly from your expertise on this topic.”

    - Alona, Employment Specialist, American Express, Norcross, GA

  • “Excellent presentation. Many ideas to work with.”

    - Daryl Jean Gould, Floyd Medical Center, GA

  • “Wonderful. Full of energy. Exceptional.”

    - Attendee, SE Safety, Health & Env Conf, ATL

  • “Presenter had an in depth knowledge of subject.”

    - Attendee, Research Triangle Park

  • “The speaker was energetic, passionate and captivating.”

    - Attendee, REALTOR Association’s Quarterly Meeting

  • “Jean Shore deserves an A rating!”

    - A.B., Amherst, MA

  • Extremely moving, informative and enjoyable speech.

    - Wanda English, Clinch County, GA

  • Dynamic and uplifting!

    - Vivian Key, Stephens County Hospital, GA

  • Very energetic. She appears to love what she is doing!

    - V.D., Charleston, SC

  • Wonderful !!!

    - Trish White, Appling County DFCS, GA

  • Great! Very warm feeling.

    - Tori Wolfe, Brantley County, GA

  • Very Moving and Valuable.

    - Rebecca W. Baxley, Appling Co DFCS, GA

  • Excellent! Very well thought out with great visual aids.

    - R.P., Atlanta, GA

  • You are truly an "Expert Who Speaks Professionally.

    - Peter A. Land, President NSA/AL

  • The class was done at a great pace, very high energy.

    - M.J., Atlanta, GA

  • I think this was a very useful workshop.

    - K.H., Amherst, MA

  • Class participation was encouraged in a very positive manner.

    - J.C., Atlanta, GA

  • Wow! You were very inspiring. Thanks.

    - Cathy Werdholt-McDade, Promina NW Health System, GA

  • Such motivation. Hope to hear her again.

    - Gail Williams, Brantley County, GA

  • ‘Well prepared, well researched, dynamic speaker, excellent.”

    - Attendee, Southeastern Safety, Health and Environment Conference, Atlanta

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are your courses time-limited?

Yes, officially you will have a two year license to get through the content. That’s because we want you to jump right in and use it! However, if you need an extension, contact us. We are reasonable people.

Is the course compatible with all major browsers?

Yes, it should be compatible with current browsers. However, if you are trying to use something really old it would be better to upgrade your browser before starting our courses. No one likes videos that stutter or cool features you can’t take advantage of.

Do I need a special computer to access your courses?

No, but it helps to have something pretty current when you are trying to learn! Studies have shown that the most engaged learners benefit when downloads and streaming are done at high speeds. If you are concerned that your computer may not be up to the task, contact us and we’ll let you try out a lesson to test your setup.

Can I download the course material in PDF?

Most lessons do feature a PDF worksheet or learning guide which is downloadable from the lesson page itself. We do not allow downloading of the video because we need to keep the most current versions available to everyone.

Still have questions? Contact us at 1-888-639-8552.

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  • “JHS is an extreme energetic leader – materials were presented in an easy to understand fashion.”

    - Attendee, Research Triangle Park

  • “Well prepared, well researched, dynamic speaker, excellent.”

    - -Attendee, Southeastern Safety, Health & Environmental Conference, Atlanta

  • “I highly recommend Jean Houston Shore as the keynote speaker/facilitator/trainer for any organization’s event.”

    - Charlene N. Faucett, President-Elect, Metro South Association of REALTORS

  • “I very much enjoyed your seminar. You are a great speaker. I have never had the opportunity to be a part of such an inspirational seminar.”

    - -Lavada S. Chauncey, Clinch County DFCS, Georgia

  • “Good, focused presentation that established a positive tone for conference. I hope future sessions continue in this manner.”

    - -Mike Hudson, Columbus Regional Healthcare System, Georgia

  • “I am glad I was able to attend. Wish we could have had more time to do and learn more about ourselves and learn what others ideas Ms. Shore had to share.”

    - P. Jannone, DFCS, Georgia

  • “Jean, Thank you for your insight and your spirit of belief. I got lots of ideas about leadership and the stories were great.”

    - -Sandra Johnson, Emory Hospital, Georgia

  • “Jean put on a fantastic workshop that introduced me to several new ideas I had not previously given much thought.”

    - Shirlee Wiener, Conference Co-Chair, Girl Scout Council, Atlanta, GA

  • “I am extremely pleased that you made time to present a session at our conference and that it was so well received by our attendees.”

    - Steven Hays, CSP, Conference Chair, Southeastern Safety, Health & Env Conference, Atlanta

  • “The humor and knowledge that you showed were well worth the travel time for the attendees.”

    - Susan White, Chair/Chair Elect, North Georgia Associated Libraries

  • “Thank you!!!!for your time, your effort and most importantly the value you brought to us over the last two weeks.”

    - Thomas W. Cramer, Co-Chairman, The Brain Trust, Woodstock, GA

  • “Jean’s presentation was very inspirational, heart filling and soul touching.”

    - Lasonia Mitchell, Coffee County DFCS, Georgia

  • “Jean, I really enjoyed and benefitted from your class…Your ability to teach in a refreshing and fun way is great!”

    - C.H., California

  • “I thoroughly enjoyed the class and learned several effective training techniques that I hope to use in the future. Class content was interesting and useful.”

    - D.P., California

  • “Your enthusiasm, sensitivity, and humor created a wonderful tenor for delivering your message and challenging each of us as we move into the future.”

    - John Michael, President and COO, Ivan Allen Workspace, LLC, Atlanta, GA

  • “I truly appreciate the effort that you put into this training…Your training will make us better ‘Customer Champions’.”

    - S. Spencer Cheak, Sr. V.P. Operations & GM, PlayCore, Chattanooga, TN

  • “Jean made the class time fly by. It was very interesting and informative.”

    - J.M., Philadelphia, PA