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Meridian Technology Center and Stillwater Chamber Partner for Lunchtime Learning Series: “Negaholics Anonymous”

Feb 12, 2020

(STILLWATER, OKLA. / Feb. 11, 2020) 

If phrases like, "That’ll never work," or "Things are terrible around here," sound familiar, chances are you deal with negaholics on a regular basis. 


Individuals who are addicted to negative thinking can slow projects to a grinding halt and destroy team spirit, making everyone around them miserable. 


On February 25, as part of the Lunchtime Learning series co-sponsored by the Stillwater Chamber of Commerce and Meridian Technology Center, Anna Irwin will present, “Negaholics Anonymous.”


In this session Irwin will offer tips on how to transform negative attitudes into positive behaviors to reduce your stress and increase your job satisfaction.


Irwin is a Human Behavior Specialist, focusing on the people skills arena. She assists individuals as they master their communication and leadership skills, ensuring they become an invaluable member of any team they are part of in all areas of their lives. Irwin has worked with numerous organizations across the state to improve their leadership, communication and team cohesiveness skills. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of Central Oklahoma and a master’s degree in organizational behavior from Boston University. Irwin is a Certified John Maxwell Instructor specializing in engagement, teamwork, productivity and all things leadership.


Lunchtime Learning sessions are held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Meridian’s campus. Registration is $15 per session and includes lunch. For more information or to register for the upcoming Lunchtime Learning series visit or contact Marcy Luter at, (405) 377-3333 ext. 297 or toll-free at (888) 607-2509.


Meridian Technology Center has been a driver of economic development since 1975. With a mission to educate, enrich lives and secure economic futures, Meridian offers full-time career training programs, short courses, Business and Industry services and entrepreneurial support to residents from the Agra, Carney, Glencoe, Guthrie, Morrison, Mulhall-Orlando, Pawnee, Perkins-Tryon, Perry and Stillwater school districts. Meridian is one of 29 schools within Oklahoma’s CareerTech system.

Photo Caption:  Anna Irwin will present, “Negaholics Anonymous,” during the February 25 Lunchtime Learning event at Meridian Technology Center.

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