From Laborer to Leader: The Right Way to Step Up

Thursday |

Quincy Marriott

1000 Marriott Dr

Quincy, MA 02169


The toughest promotion in the world is the one from crew member to crew leader. There are a number of reasons for this and there are solutions to all of them. This deep dive into supervision will look at those reasons and solutions, and set you on a path to success in leadership. The toughest promotion will never be easy but can be easier with the tools learned from this session. In this session, participants will review the critical differences between styles of leadership, identifying what styles are required for what personalities, what your personal leadership style is, and how to develop strategies for becoming the leader you’d like to be.

  • Identify the various leadership styles and how best to develop each

  • Explore strategies to develop your own leadership skills

  • Understand how different personality types learn and grow


Wally AdamchikFounder and President, Firestarter Speaking and Consulting

Wally Adamchik is the founder and president of Firestarter Speaking and Consulting, a national consulting company providing contractors with relevant and effective leadership development. His connection to the construction industry began as a teenager working on jobs with his brother and father. Wally went on to study at Notre Dame and later served in the Marine Corps participating in training, peacekeeping, and combat operations throughout the world. He was recognized for superior performance and award-winning leadership at two national restaurant companies and earned an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. A galvanizing speaker, consultant, and author, for over twenty years, Wally has used his experience, knowledge, and leadership philosophies to help businesses win.

Wally Adamchik