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ECE Speaker Series - Claire Cook

Join us for inspiring speakers from different backgrounds and industries.

Emory Continuing Education (ECE) is pleased to launch the ECE Speaker Series. In these free events, you'll meet dynamic speakers who will share their personal stories, personal and professional advice, career direction, learning ideas and more. These events will occur throughout the year and can be joined online via Zoom.

If you missed our SOLD OUT speaker event with internationally acclaimed author Claire Cook you may click the button below to access the recording. 

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It’s Never Too Late to Follow Your Dreams

Speaker: Claire Cook

New York Times, USA Today, and #1 Amazon bestselling author, including Must Love Dogs

When: January 7, 2023, 10am-12pm ET
Where: Online via Zoom
Cost: Free event

Wondering how to get to that life you really thought you’d be living by now? Finally ready to dig up that buried dream? Still trying to figure out what you want to be when you grow up or just need the perfect little tweak to your existing life?

Join internationally acclaimed author Claire Cook for a fun, inspiring, and interactive workshop. She’ll share her own stories, successes, and failures, as well as those of other reinventors, and give you cutting edge, motivating tips for getting a plan, staying on track, pulling together a support system, building your platform in the age of social networking, dealing with the fear and the inevitable ups and downs, overcoming perfectionism, and tuning into your authentic self to propel you toward your goals. Take it from Claire, if you have a buried dream, it’s never too late!

About Our Speaker

Author Clair Cooke

Claire Cook wrote her first novel in her minivan at 45. At 50, she walked the red carpet at the Hollywood premiere of the adaptation of Must Love Dogs, starring Diane Lane and John Cusack, which is now an 8-book series. Claire is now the New York Times, USA Today, and #1 Amazon bestselling author of 23 books and a sought after reinvention speaker and teacher. She has given keynotes and taught workshops at the California Women’s Conference, Dress For Success International Conference, Denmark Literary Festival, Cape Cod Writers Center, Missouri Writers Guild Conference, Southern Voices, We Move Forward, Savannah Book Festival, Massachusetts Women’s Conference, Blue Ridge Writers’ Conference, Evening at Emory, Amelia Island Book Festival, and many more. Her books have been translated into 14 languages.