Everyone can be an A-player. Some of us are just out of position.
As a success strategist, my passion in life is helping individuals and organizations achieve their highest aspirations. Whether I’m speaking at a conference, teaching corporate courses in leadership and sales, or I’m mentoring young women my mission is the same – to inspire, equip, and ignite leaders to maximize their impact and make our world a better place.
With over 20 years experience in leadership and women’s empowerment, I’ve been blessed to serve as a keynote speaker and panelist in countries around the world. From luncheons of a few hundred to stadiums filled with thousands, I’ve shared practical life lessons that allow attendees to immediately amplify their impact. I speak heart to heart, on topics that challenge us to take charge and lead in every aspect of life. Below are a few of my topics. I can also customize my speech to be in sync with your event theme.
6 TIPS FOR POWERING UP YOUR PERSONAL BRAND
What are you saying about you? Every action we take either builds up or breaks down our brand – to our benefit or detriment. In my 6 Tips for Powering Up Your Personal Brand, I take attendees through a process to consciously define and deliver their brand in a way that best reflects their values and vision. In this 60-minute workshop attendees are both educated and motivated, as they actively engage in creating a personal brand plan they can immediately put into action. Great for individual contributors and leaders.
C-SUITE SECRETS FOR UNLOCKING YOUR SUCCESS
Wondering how to stand out in an overcrowded world? Get some insight from behind the closed door. From my 20+ years in leadership, I share tips for differentiating without distracting, building connections versus networking, and leading without a leadership role. This 30-minute speech or 90-minute workshop gives attendees insight on how to make a positive impression and be included in conversations happening behind those closed C-Suite doors. Great advice for young professionals and emerging leaders!
7 DIMENSIONS OF AN EMPOWERED LIFE
Looking for work/life balance? Find true balance by embracing the 7 Dimensions of an Empowered Life. Inspired by my personal experiences as a single mom juggling an executive career, along with stories shared by readers of Loving on Me, I introduce attendees to practical strategies for creating balance and happiness into your everyday life. Delivered as a 30-minute speech or 90-minute workshop, attendees leave with practical insight and ideas on how to create their own personal road map for staying sane amid a crazy, ever-changing world.If you’d like to invite me to speak, please connect with me to provide the specifics regarding your upcoming event. To see me in action, please visit my YouTube page.
From my first professional job as a Royalty Analyst at ARCO Oil and Gas to my last corporate position as EVP and Chief Marketing Officer at Susan G. Komen for the Cure, I’ve served as a powerful agent of change, transforming organizations from the inside out. Now I’m dedicated to ensuring this generation of leaders has the tools they need to succeed. Each of my courses is designed to increase individual success while also improving overall team performance. Check out this year’s available group classes.
WHAT’S IN YOUR TOOLBOX?
This 2-day course focuses on your organization’s unique space in the marketplace, the assets available for partnership, and triggers for consumers to engage with your brand. It’s designed to reinforce consistent messaging when speaking about the organization and prepares your team for answering tough, comparative questions of potential new partners and donors. Attendees will focus on the following:
- Learning your organization’s fast facts
- Understanding your unique space in the market place
- Sharing your story in a compelling fashion – Maximizing the sales cycle
Great for non-profit organizations that want to increase fundraising and strengthen their brand.
SAY SOMETHING WHEN YOU SPEAK
This 2-day course features one on one and group coaching on presentation creation and delivery. The course is built around my 10 Tips for Powerful Presentations and focuses on refining their skills in marketing the brand and highlighting your unique partnership opportunities. Students are given customized scenarios based on their core responsibilities, which they use to create presentations.
- The course includes individual feedback based on attendee’s unique style and strengths.
- Group coaching and practice on extemporaneous speaking.
- Videotaped feedback for further refinement.
- This is an awesome class for anyone who wants to deliver more powerful presentations.
THE 12 PRINCIPLES OF SUCCESSFUL 360-LEADERSHIP
Are your leaders ready to inspire their teams to reach new heights? Send your managers and directors on a two-day deep dive into the 12 keys of successful 360-leadership – learning to influence peers, subordinates, and senior leadership to maximize impact and enhance organizational success. This interactive course provides practical strategies that allow participants to do the following:
- Discover their personal leadership style and strengths
- Identify unique ways to empower and encourage team members
- Explore simple yet effective ways to enhance corporate culture
- Build a leadership plan that supports achievement of individual and team goals.
- Each participant also receives three optional Skype coaching calls following the course to support immediate implementation of new learning.
I feel so fortunate to work with some of America’s greatest charities, such as Boys and girls of America, and Wounded Warrior Project. Whether it’s team learning and development, or organizational strategy, my goal is simple – to maximize mission impact. If you’d like to explore how we can work together, e-mail me a brief synopsis of your needs. Let’s do some good together!