Speakers & Workshops

Whether you are looking for a female speaker for your women's network "lunch and learn" or you need just the right facilitator for a workshop for your top executives, we can help. Our internationally recognized voices include scholars, practitioners, authors and advocates who speak to issues of women and leadership, gender equity, diversity and organizational effectiveness in the workplace. Using their research findings and drawing on vast personal experience, our engaging, highly credible women speakers leave audience members with specific, actionable ideas and insights for increasing diversity and improving performance.

Our speakers address audiences from Fortune 100 firms, professional societies and non-profit organizations in the U.S. and around the world. Sample topics include:

Latest Research and Hot Topics

  • Women Working Together: Understanding Women's Relationships at Work
  • Making Women's Networks Work for Women

Leadership

  • Giving Voice to Values
  • Leading with a Global Mindset
  • Exploring Your Leadership Potential
  • Leading High Performing Teams
  • Negotiating Conditions for Leadership Success
  • Influence Without Authority
  • Women and the "Vision Thing": Being a Leader with Vision
  • Leading Change

Diversity And Gender

  • Creating Inclusive Cultures: Driving Innovation and Diversity
  • Women and Leadership: What Does Gender Have to do With it?
  • Managing Visibility
  • Managing Diversity: Understanding the Impact of Unconscious Bias
  • Working Across Differences: Everyday Diversity and Inclusion Skills
  • Bystander Awareness Training

Politics, Power and Influence

  • Influence Without Authority
  • Using Your Power

Communication Skills

  • Executive Presence for Women
  • Creating a Powerful Leadership Brand
  • Presence and Presentation Skills
  • Communication and Organizational Effectiveness

Career Management

  • Accepting Leadership
  • Networking for Results
  • Mentoring
  • Career Management: Building Value, Building Your Career

Work-Life Balance

  • Gender Perspectives on Work and Personal Life
  • Making Flexible Work Arrangements Usable

We are constantly developing new topics and programs, so if you don't see what you need, please let us know. To learn more about our faculty speakers and workshops, please contact us at execed@simmons.edu.