Roadshow Canada 2021

The roadshow is coming back to Canada in October

Join us online October 7, 2021 1pm - 4pm EST for expert advice, demos, and updates on the latest and greatest in Xero. We will guide you through the best ways to solve common problems with your practice and clients to set your firm up for success. 

The Xero roadshow is also a great platform to connect with your peers, meet our app partners online, and get essential tips and advice on all things Xero.

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Agenda

Thursday, October 7: 1:00pm - 4:00pm EST

1:00pm    Xero Keynote

1:20pm    The Happiness Project with Gretchen Rubin

1:50pm    Roundtable rooms / networking

2:00pm    How to successfully market your firm or Selling Xero to your clients

2:20pm    Stay in shape during corporate tax season or Retaining talent & training for your firm

2:40pm    Six practical strategies to build a modern firm or Delivering value through Xero reporting

3:00pm    Roundtable rooms / networking

3:20pm    Because I said I would with Alex Sheen

3:50pm    Xero Keynote

Keynote speakers

Gretchen Rubin, The Happiness Project

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In this session, Gretchen explores the key elements of a happier life, and she provides many manageable, concrete suggestions for ways we can make our lives happier, healthier, more productive, and more creative—without spending a lot of time, money, or energy.

Gretchen Rubin is one of today’s most influential and thought-provoking observers of happiness and human nature. She’s known for her ability to distill and convey complex ideas with humor and clarity, in a way that’s accessible to a wide audience.

She’s the author of many books, including the blockbuster New York Times bestsellers The Four Tendencies, Better Than Before, and The Happiness Project. She has an enormous readership, both in print and online, and her books have sold almost three million copies worldwide, in more than thirty languages. (The Happiness Project spent two years on the bestseller list.)

On her top-ranking, award-winning podcast “Happier with Gretchen Rubin,” she discusses happiness and good habits with her sister Elizabeth Craft.

She’s been interviewed by Oprah, eaten dinner with Daniel Kahneman, walked arm-in-arm with the Dalai Lama, had her work written up in a medical journal, and been an answer on the game show Jeopardy!

Gretchen Rubin started her career in law and was clerking for Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor when she realized she wanted to be a writer. Raised in Kansas City, she lives in New York City with her husband; they have two daughters (a college freshman and a seventh-grader).

Alex Sheen, Because I said I would

Alex Sheen believes that every individual has the strength to become a person of their word. In this session, Alex shares his insights and actionable ways to become better at fulfilling commitments. He inspires others to become more accountable to their promises through compelling and real-life examples from the “because I said I would” movement. 

Alex Sheen is the founder of because I said I would, a social movement and nonprofit dedicated to bettering humanity through promises made and kept. Sparked by the loss of his father, Alex and his organization send “promise cards” to anyone anywhere in the world at no cost. Alex is someone who truly honors commitment.

He once walked over 240 miles across the entire state of Ohio in 10 days to fulfill a promise. In just two years, because I said I would has sent over 12.3 million promise cards to over 153 different countries. The promises written on these cards have made headlines around the world. Alex is a five time Tedx Talk speaker and his charitable work has been featured on ABC World News with Diane Sawyer, CNN, The Today Show, NPR, The Los Angeles Times and many other programs.

Alex Sheen

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October 7, 2021 1:00pm - 4:00pm EST

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Sponsors

We'd like to extend a huge thank you to the sponsors of the 2021 Canada Roadshow!