Karen Delivers a Highly Interactive Keynote Experience

When you book one of Karen’s keynote presentations you can count on a highly energetic experience. Her keynote presentations blend business storytelling, current research, relevant examples, and case studies. Karen is committed to delivering quality content, high humor, and actionable ideas. She is sure to impact today’s conferences and meetings across the country.

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Going Beyond the Brand – Putting People First

Employee Engagement

Best Audience: employees, annual meeting, a celebration honoring employees and members

Learning Objectives:

  • Discovering that engagement is the key to delivering the best brand experience

  • Connecting the employee’s engagement to the customer experience
  • Examining the 3 keys to creating high engagement
  • Discovering the connection between engaged employees and performance outcomes
  • Implementing simple rituals into the day creating more engaged, collaborative teams
  • Growing connections and collaboration through a few interactive activities
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Generational Advantage

Harnessing Generational Power

Best Audience: corporate, associations, sales, everyone who deals with people

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding the core values and drivers of each generation
  • Identifying how each generation defines success and wants to be rewarded
  • Discovering what each generation expects from their leaders
  • Increasing trust with the all generations
  • Developing emotional connections that creates a culture where people feel connected, protected, and respected
  • Participating in a totally engaging keynote experience
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Change is Good – You Go First

Keeping Up with the Pace of Change

Best Audience: corporate, associations, opening conference keynote – all audiences – women’s conference

Learning Objectives:

  • Discover how attendees can lead and embrace change in their organization
  • Understand why age-old ideas on how to what drives change no longer
  • Discover the 3 critical steps to making a change
  • Gain awareness towards unconscious biases that may get in the way of growth
  • Move from a fixed mindset to a growth mindset and be more open to new people and ideas
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Conquering Confidence

Growing Confidence Through Mastery

Best Audience: women’s events, young leaders, business owners, franchises, direct sales, sales teams, any group challenged by self-doubt in need of a confidence boost

Learning Objectives:

  • Taking a deep dive into personal development

  • Discovering the 6 steps to Mastery
  • Exploring the Imposter Syndrome
  • Conquering self-doubt
  • Embracing procrastination – then letting go!
  • Examining your self-talk
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A Guide to Generation Z

How Gen Z Will Impact the Workforce

Best Audience: corporate, associations, colleges/universities, sales, everyone who deals with people

Learning Objectives:

  • Gaining an Understanding Gen Z and how they’ll impact your workforce
  • Identifying ways to reach out and connect with Gen Z
  • Leveraging your own generational strengths to lead Gen Z
  • Discovering how Gen Z views brands
  • Leaving with specific actions you can use right away to lead, connect and inspire Gen Z
  • Be inspired to learn more and connect more with Generation Z
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Gaining the Competitive Edge

Your Remarkable Brand

Best Audience: employee development, sales, customer-facing employees, business owners, entrepreneurs, direct sales, franchise

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the evolution of brands
  • Connect with the human side of branding
  • Breakdown the 4-step personal branding process
  • Learn the biggest mistake made in personal branding
  • Begin to communicate with confidence
  • Discover how you are currently perceived
  • Take away a frame-work that continues to evolve
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Karen’s Clients by Industry

  • American Bus Association
  • American Culinary Federation
  • American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries
  • American Association Law Libraries
  • American Marketing Association
  • American National Insurance Co.
  • American Rental Association
  • American Society of Training and Development
  • Associated Builder’s Contractors
  • Association for Learning Environments
  • CUNA Mutual Insurance Association
  • East Texas Builders Association
  • Electric Boat Association
  • Energy Battery Group
  • Global Cold Chain Alliance
  • Great Falls Montana Marketing Association
  • Greater Houston Builders Association
  • Houston Apartment Association
  • Houston Golf Association
  • HR Houston
  • HSAE
  • IAAP
  • IARW-WFLO 2013
  • Institute Internal Auditors
  • IREM
  • Michigan Education Association
  • Mid-Atlantic Society Orthodontists
  • National Apartment Association
  • National Association Insurance Commissioners
  • National Association Caterers Executives
  • National Association College Stores
  • National Association Museum Stores
  • National Association of Pet Sitters
  • National Association of Professional Organizers
  • National Home Builders Association
  • National Ice Cream Retailers Association
  • National Notary Association
  • National Telecommunications Association
  • National Tractor Parts Dealer Association
  • National Association of Catering Executives
  • Northwest Public Power Association
  • Oklahoma State Home Builders Association
  • Oregon Dental Association
  • Oregon Garden Association
  • Project Management Institute
  • RCMA
  • Risk Management Association
  • Securities and Insurance Licensing Association
  • SHMR-ICHRMA
  • SHRM-Tucson
  • SHRMSA
  • Southern Gas Association
  • Southwest Fertilizer Association
  • Texas Association Court Administrators
  • Texas Association Directors of Volunteer Services
  • Texas Association of Builders
  • Texas Association of Fairs & Events
  • Texas Association of Mortgage Brokers
  • Texas Bankers Association
  • Texas Bankers Risk Management Association
  • Texas Children’s Pediatric Association
  • Texas Distance Learning Association
  • Texas Electric Cooperative
  • Texas School Nutrition Association
  • Tyler Area Builders Association
  • U.S. Indoor Sports Association
  • Western Fairs and Events
  • Aimbridge
  • Allergan
  • Aramark
  • AFLAC
  • Cable Lock
  • Club Corp
  • Cold Storage U.S,
  • Cushman Wakefield
  • Devita Health Care
  • Do It Best Hardware
  • Enterprise Rent a Car
  • Environmental Data Resources, Inc.
  • Freese Engineering
  • Fulbright & Jaworski
  • Greensheet
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Honda
  • Houston Rockets Basketball Franchise
  • Humana
  • Husch Blackwell – Kansas City
  • JE Merit Construction Inc.
  • Lockhead Martin
  • Marriott Hotels- North East division
  • McDonald’s
  • McGraw-Hill
  • McKenzie
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Northrop Grumman
  • NCI Building Systems
  • Pier 39 San Francisco
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Progressive Insurance
  • Silpada
  • Southwest Airline
  • State Farm
  • Stone Fort Group
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Symantec
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • The Kroger Company
  • Trammel Crow
  • Transwestern
  • True Value Hardware
  • Turbine Air Systems
  • Turner Broadcasting
  • Uline
  • Unigroup
  • Verlo Mattress Franchise
  • Virtual Hold
  • VMware
  • Weingarten Realty Investments
  • Willbros
  • Worthington Parts
  • Association for Learning Environment
  • College of Dentistry – University of Oklahoma
  • Columbia College
  • Decature ISD
  • Harris County Department of Education
  • HCC Coleman College
  • Head Start – San Burnadino California
  • Houston Community College
  • Houston ISD
  • Killine ISD
  • Kline ISD
  • Lambton College-Ontario, Canada
  • Lee College
  • McAllan ISD
  • The Ohio State University (Facilities)
  • Perdue University
  • San Jacinto College
  • Spring ISD
  • Texas School Nutrition
  • University of Houston
  • University of Missouri
  • University of Texas
  • Advisory Group
  • AIG
  • America First Credit Union
  • American National Insurance Co.
  • Banc One
  • Bank Iowa
  • Comerica Bank – Houston
  • Comerica Bank – Orange County
  • Compass Bank
  • Cornerstone Mortgage
  • Cornerstone Credit Union League
  • Deloitte
  • Farm Credit Services
  • First Financial Administrators
  • First Financial Group
  • Gainer Donnelly CPA
  • Hanmi Bank
  • Institute Internal Auditors
  • Institute of Internal Auditors of California
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • KPMG – Bay Area
  • KPMG – Houston
  • KPMG – Orange County
  • KPMG -LA
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Nebraska Bankers
  • Raymond James
  • Royal Alliance
  • Sage Point Financial
  • Sun America
  • TEXPERS
  • Wells Fargo
  • American Culinary Association (East and West conferences)
  • Burger King
  • Chic-fil-a
  • Denny’s
  • Houston Restaurants Association
  • Judson ISD School Nutrition
  • Killeen ISD School Nutrition
  • Spring ISD School Nutrition
  • Texas Association of Food Services
  • University at Buffalo SASA Conference
  • Waller ISD School Nutrition
  • Johnson Space Center
  • Florida Recreation & Parks
  • Ohio Bureau of Workman’s Comp
  • State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy
  • Texas Department of Criminal Justice
  • Texas District Court Alliance (TDCA)
  • US Bankruptcy Courts
  • US Bankruptcy Courts Central California
  • US Bankruptcy Courts Central Illinois
  • US Bankruptcy Courts Maine
  • US Bankruptcy Courts EDTX
  • US Department of Justice
  • US Probation – Alabama
  • US Probation – Connecticut
  • US Probation-Eastern District of Texas
  • US Probation-Northern Texas
  • Adventist Health
  • Allergan
  • Axis Dental
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • California Pacific Medical Center
  • Cleveland Clinic Health Services
  • Humana
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Memorial Herman
  • Methodist Hospital
  • Saint Lukes Houston
  • Siemens Healthineers
  • Shriners Hospital
  • Stormont-Vail Health Care
  • Texas Children’s Hospital
  • US Oncology
  • Plan Your Meetings
  • ASTD-Houston
  • Collinson Media and Events – Connect
  • Collinson Media and Events – Rejuvinate
  • Collinson Media and Events – Collaborate
  • MPI-Houston
  • MPI-San Francisco
  • MPI-Tampa
  • BP America
  • BP Pipeline
  • El Paso Oil and Gas
  • ExxonMobil
  • Fluor
  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Lubrizol
  • Marathon Oil
  • Petroleum Equipment Institute
  • Nobel Energy
  • Occidental Petroleum
  • Schlumberger
  • Shell Oil
  • Texas Oil and Gas Association
  • Willbros
  • Women Energy Network
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical
  • American Heart Association
  • Blood Bank-Houston
  • Cleveland Orchestra
  • Conroe Merchant’s Association
  • Girl Scouts of America
  • Mt Calvary Holy Church
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • National Assistance League
  • Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Ronald McDonald
  • Seventh Day Adventists
  • Texas City Chamber
  • Texas Women’s Chamber
  • United Way
  • Wave Hill Botanical Gardens
  • Alabama Travel
  • American Bus Association
  • California Hotel & Lodging Association
  • Crowne Plaza Hotels
  • Helms Briscoe
  • Hotel Society of Administrative Executives
  • Illinois Department of Tourism
  • Intercon Hotel Group
  • Iowa Tourism
  • Nebraska Tourism Commission
  • South Dakota Department of Tourism
  • Texas Hotel and Lodging Association
  • Virginia Beach CVB-
  • Westin Hotels
  • Amarillo Criminal Justice Women’s
  • American Business Women’s Association
  • American Heart Society – Go Red for Women
  • Cleveland Counsel with Women
  • Comerica Women’s Conference – Orange County
  • Executive Women International
  • Exxon Executive Women
  • GH Women’s Chamber
  • Husch Blackwell Professional Women’s Symposium
  • IAAP
  • Junior League North Houston
  • Junior League of Houston
  • KPMG-KNOW Women’s Conferences
  • Leadership Texas
  • National Assistance League
  • SWAN-Shell
  • Texas Court Reporters
  • Texas Women in Criminal Justice
  • Texas Women’s Chamber of Commerce
  • Women’s Council of Realtors
  • Women President’s Organization
  • Women’s Energy Network – North Texas
  • Women’s Energy Network – PA

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