The Role of Communication in Creating Employee Engagement

  • 13 Jun 2017
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Best Western 9035 Madison Blvd. Madison, AL


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Speaker: Debbie McGee 



Debbie McGee is a Senior finance and HR executive with experience in consulting, financial, manufacturing, and other industries.  As a CPA, a GPHR, SHRM-SCP and a LP for Insights Discovery, Debbie is a recognized authority on achieving organizational effectiveness for multinational corporations, through the optimization of human capital assets worldwide.   


Debbie was selected as the sole recipient of the National Foreign Trade Council’s Global Human Resources Innovation Award for her leadership role in effectively demonstrating the strategic value of HR management as a key business partner.  Her leadership roles included designing cutting edge practices around the management of talent in order to achieve business innovation and growth.


As President of PZI International, here in Huntsville, AL, Debbie’s goals are for PZI’s diverse business lines to work together to ensure any organization’s key assets – Talent- is not only compliant, engaged and effective, but also to show the true value of those goals in the HR programs the organization implements. PZI is the sole licensed distributorship in Alabama for Insights Discovery. Debbie and her team have been instrumental in implementing Insights Discovery into a large sector of the civilian personnel force at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, AL.


PZI has a full-service Leadership Development line which includes assessments, workshops, coaching and customized classes, all using the Insights Discovery system.  Debbie has over 8 years’ experience with Insights Discovery, both as a Client Practitioner and as a Licensed Practitioner.  As a client practitioner, Debbie was instrumental in rolling out the tool as an Expatriate Communications system and used it with over 700 expats.  Her internal team were all trained as facilitators with the tool and used the Insights philosophy with their international clients from more than 15 different countries. She is also a frequent speaker at state and local SHRM events as well as other Leadership forums.


Additionally, Debbie is certified in the ROI Institute Methodology and regularly includes ROI calculations on all Insights Discovery engagements. This ensures her clients are showing the true value of their HR programs that the organization implements.   


Debbie’s professional associations include:


National Foreign Trade Council (NFTC) to include being Vice Chairperson - IAMC

Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM)





Huntsville Chamber of Business.   

2013- NFTC’s first Global Human Resources Innovation Award. 


Debbie is a graduate of University of Colorado and after living and working abroad for most of her career, she now resides in Guntersville, AL. 


The objectives of this presentation are:

1. Learn about the 4 different (color) energies we utilize throughout our day.


2. Understand what motivates each color energies


3. Learn how to communicate with employees to tap into what motivates them (individually).


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