Speaking

Book Lesa As A Speaker

I bring more than 20 years of experience in career coaching, resume writing, and human resources to deliver engaging and humorous presentations that will provide your audience with tremendous insights and practical strategies for their career and professional advancement.

I offer a range of programs that can be customized to your group’s specific needs.

Here is a partial list of the organizations with which I’ve worked:

  • Topps, Inc. (Bazooka Bubble Gum)
  • Career Thought Leaders National Conference
  • National Association of Colleges and Employers
  • A.T. Still University of Health Sciences
  • Missouri Librarians’ Association
  • Truman State University
  • Midwest Association of Colleges and Employers
  • Bank Midwest
  • Missouri Young Bankers’ Association
  • Diageo (formerly Guinness)
  • Florida Virtual School
  • Community South Credit Union
  • Kirksville Housing Authority
  • Adair County Family YMCA
  • Leadership St. Joe
  • Macon Women of Today “Job Searching for Women” Conference
  • Kirksville Leadership Institute
  • Gutensohn Medical Clinic
  • Capital City Bank

To speak with me about presenting to your organization, please email me at lesa@exclusivecareercoaching.com

Here is a list of programs I offer:

Why Aren’t They More Like Me: Leveraging Personality Differences In The Workplace

In this engaging and highly interactive presentation, you’ll develop techniques for communicating with, assigning tasks to, and scheduling the work of team members by taking into consideration their unique personality characteristics. This session, based on the MBTI personality inventory, will give you:

  • Keys to recognizing the personality preferences of team members
  • Techniques for “speaking the foreign language” of various personalities
  • How to maximize your team’s effectiveness using personality type

Maximizing reach on LinkedIn

More than 94% of employers utilized LinkedIn in the hiring process, and there’s not a recruiter out there who isn’t on LinkedIn daily. If you’re an entrepreneur, 30 million US adults visit LinkedIn daily…that’s more than enough potential customers! In this dynamic and interactive presentation that can be geared towards “W2” employees or entrepreneurs, you’ll learn:

  • What makes an outstanding LinkedIn profile that gets results
  • Who to connect with, how to find them, and what to do with them once you’re connected
  • How to achieve your professional goals using LinkedIn

 

Managing Your Career: What You MUST Know To Be Successful

Many people think of career management as something you do when it’s time to change jobs, but true career management should be a lifelong pursuit. This program will give you tips to navigate all phases of your career, including:

  • How to know whether it’s time to go or best to hang on a bit longer
  • How to be ARFO (Always Ready for Opportunity) when a great job possibility comes along
  • How to evaluate your current situation when you’re ready to move on, so you keep the good and ditch the bad