SAN RAMON | KLA TENCOR INC Speaker Glenn Hughes "Becoming a Trusted Adviser to the C-Suite

  • 10 Aug 2015
  • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • San Ramon Community Center at Central Park


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Interested in speaking at one of our Monthly Chapter Meetings? We'd love to hear from you. Please check out our PROSPECTIVE SPEAKERS page for more informationMEETING ASSETS:
Join Us for Networking, Dinner and a Meeting Titled

"Becoming a Trusted 
Adviser to the C-Suite

with Glenn Hughes

San Ramon

ATD SF East Bay, Inc.

With guidance and tips from one of TRAINING MAGAZINE's 'Training Top 10 Hall of Fame' organizations (for 8 years running) this interactive session will help you identify what it takes to propel yourself and your department into the confidence of senior leaders, reliably and consistently.
Should You Come?

  • Do you want to be a trusted adviser?
  • Do you wish you could get a 'Seat at the table' with senior executives?
  • Would you like to gain insights on how company leaders currently perceive you and how to influence that perception in a massively positive way?

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Corporate L&D leaders and team members (consultants too) can benefit much from this program.


In this session, you will:
  • Identify the 8 steps to Ascending to Trusted Advisor
  • Complete a Trusted Advisor Assessment
  • Create a plan to take the next step to Trusted Advisor
You're invited. Join us! Bring a friend!


About the Presenter:

Glenn Hughes PicGlenn Hughes is the Senior Director of KLA-Tencor’s Learning and Development team. In addition to being an award-winning L&D leaders and photographer...

  • Glenn and his co-author the renowned Sivasailam ‘Thiagi’ Thiagarajan wrote the trailblazing new book “Photo Jolts!”, IPSI’s winner of the 2014 Award of Excellence.
  • He is a five-time winner of the International Association of Facilitation’s Facilitation Impact Award. 
  • Glenn and his L&D team at KLA-Tencor have been members of the TRAINING Magazine’s "Top 10 Hall of Fame" since 2008

Glenn is the founder of SMART as Hell, a company that helps individuals and organizations 'change their world one goal at a time'. Through it's research, SMART as Hell shares tools and best practices in goal writing and achievement - including the groundbreaking "SMARTometer", a tool for measuring the effectiveness of goals.


Glenn holds a Master's Degree in Adult Education and Training and a Bachelor's Degree in Electronics Engineering Technology.

He is a frequent speaker at national conferences, including:
  • ATD
  • ISPI
  • Lakewood's TRAINING Conferences
  • the IAF
  • Fort Hill's Learning Transfer Conference
Glenn also hosts two e-learning courses - Photo Jolts! and flowchART - at


The Registration Process

Use the "REGISTER' tool to the left as follows:

  • TO PAY BY CREDIT CARD: Click on the "Register" button (above left), register, then click "Pay Online" 
  • TO RSVP & PAY BY CASH OR CHECK AT THE DOOR: Click on the "Register" button and fill out the online registration form. When complete, a "Pay Online" button will appear. You are registered and should receive an email confirmation. It is not necessary to click "Pay Online" if you intend to pay at the door. 
  • If you have questions, email or call Joe Novosel at 707-332-8972.

Walk-ins are welcome, but pre-registration helps us order the right number of dinners. Sorry, we cannot offer refunds or credits.

The Price Includes Your Meal

  • Discounted Rate for Mt. Diablo Members: $28
    Guest / Non Member Rate: $35
  • Student Rate: $25
    (please show student ID at registration upon arrival)

Typical Monthly Meeting Agenda

  • 6:00 pm Networking & Registration
  • 6:20 pm Dinner begins
  • 6:30 pm Keynote presentation
  • 7:30 pm Meeting Adjourns / Optional "After the Show" Networking Begins

Professional opportunities are usually 

mentioned during the meeting


San Ramon Community Center at Central Park

12501 Alcosta Blvd.
San Ramon, CA 94583

Directions from 680

  • Take Crow Canyon Blvd East
  • Go Right on Alcosta Blvd (past the school and the fire station)
  • Turn right at the San Ramon Community Center and Park 
  • Parking is free

Directions on GoogleMaps

San Ramon Community Center at Central Park

Interested in speaking at one of our Monthly Chapter Meetings? We'd love to hear from you. Please check out our PROSPECTIVE SPEAKERS page for more information.

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