Empowered Leadership - Be Our Guest

Friday, July 21st 10am to 4 pm | Learn to Lead Your Way - You Can, You Are, and You Are Not Alone

Early BIRD SPECIAL $299 UNTIL JULY 10TH | $100 VIP Add-on (Includes 1.5 Hours of 1:1 Coaching)

$499 per Person at the Country Gentleman in Kennewick, WA includes Snacks & Lunch

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Training That is Engaging, Interactive, and Applicable Right Now

Join Cara Jean, Laura Flores, and Anna Empey for a day of training that will leave you invigorated, inspired, and motivated to take new actions and produce new results.

Get ready to ignite your communication, leadership, and empowerment skills! This training is designed to be the ultimate boost wherever you are in your career or business. Packed with fun and interactive activities that will keep you engaged and energized, so you can start implementing the things you learn right away.

Throughout the day be ready to participate in exercises and group discussions. You’ll learn how to communicate more effectively and confidently, using both verbal and non-verbal techniques to connect with others and build better relationships.

You’ll also explore how to be a dynamic and inspiring leader, get clarity in your role, motivate others, and achieve success in how you want to approach being a leader.

But that’s not all! Throughout the day, you’ll learn and discover new insights about yourself, and find golden nuggets that help you understand what’s happening with you, your team, and your organization. Connecting these dots will help bring clarity, alignment, and new actions to help you get unstuck from what’s holding you back, and into action that will speed up your pathway to success.

By the end of the training, you’ll be armed with practical tools and techniques that you can immediately apply. Join us for a fun invigorating day to gain fresh perspectives, and stop the stress and overwhelm.

Ready to make a positive impact and have more confidence to achieve your goals?  Join us on Friday, July 21 for 6 hours that will help you be the Empowered Leader you are!

*We guarantee that if you leave this training learning nothing new, or without anything helpful we will refund your money back in full.*

Key Takeaways & Training Outcomes


Clarity – New Approaches & Systems Produce New Results

Understand How Your Business Environment Produces Results

Understand Your Own Communication Style & How to Better Communicate with People Who Are Different From You


Alignment – Tools to Apply Right Now to Connect the Dots & Your Team 

Leadership is simple, but simple does not equal easy.

Learn the Framework That Results in Powerful Asks Which Leads to Powerful Results You Actually Want 


Leadership – Being Empowered & Confident to Do the Thing

How to Use the Top 4 Tools for Leadership (Alignment, Acceptance, Adapting, and Avoiding)

Having the confidence to have hard conversations in communication.  

Meet The Team

Together, we have created Empowered Leadership Trainings to support our community bringing our unique perspectives, expertise, and experiences so that we can collaborate and learn from one another.

Ultimately, we want to help organizations and businesses be successful across Central & Eastern, Washington, as we train executives, managers, business owners, and employees.

Cara Jean Wilson

Meet Cara Jean – a High-Performance Leadership Coach with a passion for people and a mission to empower young leaders. Her journey began as a young teen when she traveled abroad and worked on communication and trust-building. Cara has since held several leadership roles and developed the CARA method, which has consistently produced sustainable growth in STEAMM and DE&I. As the CEO and Founder of Taking CARA Business, Cara works 1:1 with leaders to help them impact themselves and their companies.

Cara‘s approach to leadership development and empowerment is unique, incorporating E.I. and accountability, in the fun way. Her quick Epigenetic hack, “Everything Works 4 Me,” is a simple but powerful technique that can transform your reality. Cara‘s ultimate dream is to build an ecovillage around a STEAMM occupational university, and she uses her job to build the future she wants.

If you’re looking to engage, enable, and empower your leadership, Cara is the coach for you. Her clients include leaders in HR, DE&I, Sustainability, and STEAMM, and she’s always looking to connect with businesses that recognize the new normal is normalizing the new. Don’t miss the opportunity to take CARA your team and watch as they “take CARA” everything else. Contact Cara at carajean@takingcarabusiness.com or through her booking link, and unlock your lucky leader gene today!

Laura Flores

Laura Flores attended the University of Washington and has over 20 years of experience in Human Resources, Project Management, and Training & Development.

She has served in community efforts through advisory boards at Perry Technical Institute, board member of Yakima SHRM, Chair of the Giving Tree coordinating holiday gifts for local foster children and families facing domestic violence, and board member of the PTA for Smith Elementary School.  Laura currently sits as a council member for the City of Grandview and founding board member of Main Street Grandview Association.

Laura is passionate about making a positive impact to those in her community and inspiring others to do the same.
Throughout her professional career, Laura has been learning, growing, and gaining experience in improving her skills and abilities to provide the best strategies for organizations, teams, and individuals to become the best versions of themselves.

Why Laura?

Laura is an enthusiastic, entertaining, and informative presenter on both corporate issues and leadership topics and with over 20 years in the field of Human Resources, she offers a unique blend of knowledge, experience, humor, and interaction to custom presentations and trainings. She is not your typical business, team, and individual growth expert. Laura has a unique ability to provide actionable answers to individual and organizational challenges in an entertaining and impactful way.

Anna Empey

Anna Empey grew up on a 1,000-acre apple and fruit orchard in Eastern Washington. While growing up she went to the farmers market selling her family fruit until she left to go to college. She graduated with her degree from Brigham Young University in Socio-Cultural Anthropology, with a Minor in Communications.

With over 12 years of experience in public relations, marketing, sales, and business development,  Anna has worked for and with many small businesses, wearing many hats to help each and every company grow and achieve their version and different levels of success. While Anna worked for these companies, many of them experienced major growth exceeding expectations and achieving what seemed impossible at times.

In June of 2019, Anna created Business Inspired Solutions to provide services to empower small and mid-sized businesses to intentionally grow, implement best practices, and find real solutions to the challenges they face. Ultimately, bringing clarity and actions so that the business can thrive. 

Anna’s passion is to leave the world better than she found it. Her focus on service, a grown driven mindset, and the belief that anything is possible if you are willing to create it bring her clients and community the space to explore, discover, and own who they are.    

She loves supporting others in achieving their goals. She is also a powerful leader, who can clearly see the vision and direction businesses want to go. She stands for what is possible for businesses and individuals. At the end of the day, Anna loves having her clients and customers win and reach new heights. 

Trainings for the Day

Morning Session

The Leader Within – Kid to Adulting Leadership

Cara Jean

Talk the Talk & Walk the Walk – Leading by Example

Laura Flores

How to Create Powerful Offers & Get More of What You Want

Anna Empey

Lunch & Networking

Enjoy lunch on us! We will have a variety of options available. Connect with the experts and the attendees!

Afternoon Session

Spill the Tea – Practical Skills Tools & Mindsets for Leading Your Team

Cara Jean

The Way Your Environment Influences Your Results & Success

Anna Empey

Empowered Conversations & Getting Your Team into Alignment

Laura Flores

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