Keynote or Lunch & Learn Topics

You can count on Joan to capture and keep the attention of your audience with thought-provoking quotes, action-oriented suggestions, and her keen sense of humor. You won’t just sit and listen. You will be involved.  Joan develops and delivers keynotes or workshops to suit your needs. Past topics include:

  • If Today Was A Fish I’d Throw It Back In the River (Time Management and Setting Goals)
  • Why Can’t You Hear What I’m Saying? …Clarifying Your Message Will Increase Sales
  • Dealing with Verbal Bullies, Control Freaks and Critics
  • Seal The Deal (Words Matter)
  • This Sandwich Generationer Has Spent Too Long On A Hot Bus – I’m Starting To Turn! (Care giving)
  • Why Didn’t Feel Real Good (Honest, Authentic people)
  • Where Have All The Hours Gone? (Time Management)
  • Stop, Look and Listen Before You Cross the Speak
  • Hope Might Spring Eternal And  If You Want To Write A Book Just Begin (Realizing Your Dream of Writer)
  • Why Is Everybody Always Picking On Me? (Consultant ups and downs)

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