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Speaking & Workshops

 

  • Powerful Plans in One-Page
    The Keys to Making Planning Simpler
    Whether we’re leading an organization or heading up a new project, we need a plan. Yet most of us find planning daunting. If your past planning efforts have left you frustrated you are not alone. Read more >

  • Keep Your Passion Alive
    Strategies to Avoid Burnout and Thrive
    As leaders, business owners and professionals, we care about our clients and give generously each day. One of the greatest challenges we face is keeping our own passion alive in both our work and life. Read more >

  • Boundaries @ Work: Draw the Line for Health, Happiness and High Performance
    In today's hectic and high-paced workplace, "overwhelm" is a sign of our times. We often feel pushed to the limit, work longer hours and feel trapped on the treadmill of the demands of others. Workplace stress, is often triggered the same root cause: weak or inadequate boundaries. Read more >

  • The Art of Personal Re-branding
    In the “new workplace”, whether you are a woman executive, business owner or in transition, you must differentiate yourself to succeed. To do this successfully, you need to understand, build and communicate your unique personal brand. Read more>

Powerful Plans in One-Page: The Keys to Making Planning Simpler

Whether we’re leading an organization or heading up a new project, we need a plan. Yet most of us find planning daunting. If your past planning efforts have left you frustrated you are not alone. The greatest value in creating a plan isn’t the final document, it’s the focus, clarity and communication it evokes that makes the process worthwhile. Learn a new approach to business planning that takes a complicated subject and makes it simpler.

In this session you will learn:

  • the 5 powerful business planning questions and how to use them
  • strategies for overcoming your barriers to planning
  • the keys that make a plan an effective tool for better results

Keep Your Passion Alive: Strategies to Avoid Burnout and Thrive

As leaders, business owners and professionals, we care about our clients and give generously each day. One of the greatest challenges we face is keeping the passion alive in our own lives and work. A Health Canada study report that professionals work longer hours, and that the majority of Canadians feel pushed to the limit in balancing their work and family lives. In this interactive session we will explore the key causes of burnout and develop practical strategies for staying energized, successful and thriving as we make a difference in the lives of others.

In this presentation you will expand your tool kit for thriving and working with passion:

  • Identify the most common "passion drainers" that contribute to burnout
  • Become familiar with the keys that reverse the burnout cycle
  • Learn ways to stay energized and cultivate your passion on a daily basis
  • Re-connect with your passion for your work and life
  • Clarify and commit to your most important next steps for thriving

Boundaries @ Work: Draw the Line for Health, Happiness and High Performance

In today's hectic and high-paced workplace, "overwhelm" is a sign of our times. We often feel pushed to the limit, work longer hours and feel trapped on the treadmill of the demands of others. Workplace stress, whether it's with paperwork, deadlines or difficult people, is often triggered the same root cause: weak or inadequate boundaries.

Many of us today - whether we’re business owners, busy executives or professional social services field - struggle with tremendous confusion about when and how to set life-supporting boundaries. In this interactive session we'll explore what boundaries are, the myths that can prevent us from establishing a boundary, and a 5-step model for setting and maintaining boundaries.

You will walk away with strategies and tools to empower you to take charge of your boundaries, become more productive and have more understanding and respect with others.


The Art of Personal Re-branding

In the “new workplace”, whether you are a woman executive, business owner or in transition, you must differentiate yourself to succeed. To do this successfully, you need to understand, build and communicate your unique personal brand. Read more>

Creating your authentic brand is especially challenging when you've recently reinvented your work through a career change, shift in business focus or promotion. In this interactive, hands-on workshop you'll learn the keys to successful re-branding. We'll explore:

  • What personal branding is, and why it's important to you.
  • How to overcome the common challenges women face when developing their unique brand
  • A 3-step process for branding your unique traits and talents for career success and personal fulfillment.
  • Package yourself to reflect your chosen brand image.
  • Launching, maintaining and building your brand.

Take charge of your business future by tapping into the power of your personal brand.


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