Lori Blaker, President/CEO TTi Global speaks at Inforum Event’s “Why Big Growth Starts with Killing Ideas: How to Discover New Sources of Growth for your Organization"

The event, held Tuesday, March 18th at the MGM Grand in Detroit, featured Lori Blaker alongside Dr. Pam Henderson, author of You Can Kill An Idea, But You Can't Kill An Opportunity, as they answered audience questions in a panel discussion, facilitated by Terry Barclay, President and CEO, Inforum and Inforum Center for Leadership.

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I am very grateful for the opportunity provided to me by Inforum to share my experiences with others. Lori Blaker

Rochester Hills, MI (PRWEB) March 22, 2014

Hosted by Inforum, a professional woman’s alliance, this event was one of many organized by this prestigious organization. Inforum is the leading professional organization focused on creating strategic connections and accelerating careers for women throughout Michigan and the Midwest.

After Dr. Henderson's presentation, Lori Blaker,president and CEO of TTi Global, took the stage for a spirited conversation on seizing new opportunities. “I’m intrigued by how Dr. Henderson views “Opportunity Thinking™" as a creative journey that taps six sources - market forces, business models, technology, organizations, environments, and design to discover big places to play,” stated Blaker. “It was interesting to learn how this approach has transformed the way companies and organizations - from Fortune 500 to start-ups to non-profits - find big ideas that win and create sustainable growth.”

Blaker went on to share examples from her own business experience of seizing opportunities as they appeared, from opening her first foreign office in China, to her most recent expansion in Afghanistan. “I am very grateful for the opportunity provided to me by Inforum to share my experiences with others,” stated Blaker.

Inforum is one of the few organizations of its kind in the country that combines professional development, top-notch networking and original research to accelerate careers for women. The group works to develop female leadership and towards making a positive impact on the business environment.

Lori Blaker is a model for business leadership and she leads by example. TTi Global has ranked consistently among the "Top 25 Woman-Run Businesses in the USA" as recognized by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council. Blaker heads of one of the fastest growing women-led organizations in North America. Her leadership skills continue to be recognized by the business community. In 2012 President/CEO Lori Blaker received the “Leader of Leaders” Award from Leadership Oakland.

TTi Global provides staffing, learning, research and consulting solutions to industries across various sectors with automotive as a core focus. TTi Global oversees operations on five continents with offices spanning the globe, which include Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, India, Japan, Mexico, Peru, South Africa, Thailand, Venezuela, UK and most recently Afghanistan.

With a staff of over 2000 employees in international operations, they offer a wide range of services, tailor made to drive business goals, including business consulting, research, staffing, workforce development and learning solutions. TTi Global world headquarters are located in Rochester Hills, Michigan.


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