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SMCKC April Breakfast: Fake It ’til You Make It

  • Grand Street Cafe 4740 Grand Avenue Kansas City, MO, 64112 United States (map)

How to believe in yourself and your career will, too

Join speaker Thea Neal, selected as one of Forbes 30 under 30 in marketing and advertising to learn:

  1. Imposter Syndrome: What it is and why you should avoid it
  2. How to use social media to portray your best self – no matter your age or spot on the career ladder
  3. Becoming the host of your life – how to use a “hosting” mentality to pitch yourself like a product

About our speaker


Selected as one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in marketing and advertising, Thea Neal is a Social Media Leader at Hallmark, where she works in retail marketing for more than 2,000 Hallmark Gold Crown stores. Previously, she has held social media positions at FleishmanHillard, Ignite Social Media and the USDA Forest Service. Thea earned her bachelor’s in journalism at Michigan State University, and then attended Duke University where she received her master’s in liberal studies. In her free time, she volunteers for Planned Parenthood and is an active member of Rotary Club and Teach for America’s Champions Board. She is also the dog mom behind the Instagram account, @lucywrinkles.