Karla Brandau is an engaging keynote speaker, a highly sought after trainer, and an insightful coach. For stellar results, hire her for
ONE or ONE THOUSAND
Karla Brandau, Certified Speaking Professional, has taken her infectious enthusiasm for life and her extraordinary expertise, to audiences all across America and internationally from Korea to Portugal.
For more than 25 years, she has delighted audiences and exceeded expectations as she customizes her messages for conference themes and audience needs. She is adept at adding follow-up training programs to a keynote and has products that participants take home with them as gifts, giving individuals a total professional growth experience.
Karla is a resource for:
- Energizing Keynotes
- Leadership/Team Building Retreats
- Time Management Training
- Teambuilding Workshops
- Personal Executive Coaching
- Insightful Assessments
The content areas listed below contain critical principles for building a corporate culture of collaboration, achievement, and discretionary effort that enable your company grasp 21st century opportunities. Click on each tab and evaluate how the content, delivered as keynotes and workshops, can improve your leadership skills and your corporate culture. These programs are especially applicable to build the leadership skills of Generation X and Millennials.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Your one-stop shop for dynamic corporate programs …
As you reinvent, rethink and redesign your company for the 21st Century, bring Workplace Power Institute into the loop.
Workplace Power Institute (WPI) will customize the programs below to fit your culture and reinforce on-site learning with virtual training accessed in a private web space.
WPI’s signature program is Leadership by Superior Relationships yet delivers popular stand alone topics. Those topics include:
- Building Charismatic Leaders
- Increasing discretionary effort
- Keeping virtual teams on track
- Improving the success of difficult conversations
- Using successful facilitation skills
- Making creativity a daily exercise to increase innovation
Certified Speaking Professional (CSP)
A ‘must have’ speaker for your next meeting, conference or retreat …
Karla Brandau is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), an earned designation given by National Speakers Association. As a keynote speaker, Karla crafts amazing messages for your audiences. Popular topics include:
- Harmonize Your Life – Tackling life balance issues
- The Producer’s Mindset – Improving personal productivity
- Expect Success – Living your life with positive expectation
- Rise Above Your Competition – Creativity, change and innovation
- Six Steps to Confidence and Charisma – Build a powerful peronal persona
- Let’s Talk Leadership – Be the leader people choose to follow
Registered Corporate Coach (RCC)
Working for your success and helping you excel …
As a transformational coach, Karla Brandau helps you put all the pieces of career success together. She helps you balance the wheels of life from personal growth to leadership ability and has an intuitive way of helping you see amazing options and alternatives when you run into road blocks.
Each person Karla coaches finds increased job stability, movement up the often static career ladder of success, and greater personal satisfaction.
She is a Registered Corporate Coach, a designation given by the World Association of Business Coaches (WABC).
She has successfully coached high potentials and managers at at ADP, Intelligent Switchgear (a division of Caterpillar/Eaton), Coca-Cola, and Dekalb Medical Center.
Leadership, Time Management & Speaking clients include:
Karla’s new book, written with Douglas Ross, is coming soon!
Discretionary effort is described as the difference between the level of effort, creativity and problem solving one is capable of bringing to a task and the effort required to get by, make do, and still receive a paycheck.
Discretionary Effort Leadership explores five management strategies that will EARN you the commitment and energy from employees. They will become your competitive advantage.
See the value in creating a worldwide discretionary effort initiative in your company.
Executive Order: Use Behavioral Sciences to Better Serve Americans
On September 15, 2015 President Obama issued an Executive Order asking government agencies to utilize the behavioral sciences to better serve Americans. For over 20 years I have trained in government circles on how understanding 4-quadrant personalities can improve leadership and teams, how to improve communication, how to build better teams, and how to avoid a toxic workplace.
Read the Executive Order here and call Workplace Power Institute at 770-923-0883 for a complimentary consultation.
Read what Karla’s coaching clients say about their experience working with Karla:
Assessments are an important part of Karla’s coaching and class room instruction.
Call 770-923-0883 for your complimentary 30-minute consultation.