Often the most important element of a successful event, meeting or retreat comes down to having the right speaker. The Leadership Louisville Center team delivers 60-90 minute interactive presentations on a range of leadership topics, bringing their hallmark energy and expertise! All of our talks can be delivered virtually or in-person. If one of these topics sounds like it fits your needs, we’d love to learn more and see how we might partner.

Contact Lisa Zangari via email or call (502) 561-0458.

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Leadership Talk Topics

Customer Obsession

60-90 Minute Interactive Speech

The world’s highest-performing organizations put the people they serve at the heart of all they do from day-to-day decisions to strategic planning. Learn the habits of customer-obsessed organizations and how to establish a shared and meaningful mission for everyone in the organization regardless of level or function.

“Lisa’s talk about CUSTOMER OBSESSION was relevant, tailored to our business, and immediately engaging. We could not have asked for a better keynote speaker at our company’s national meeting! We look forward to utilizing the information shared to enhance our customer service approach for improved business outcomes.” –MaryLauren Knadler; Associate Director of HR, N. Glantz & Son

Developing and Leading High-Performance Teams

60-90 Minute Interactive Speech

Leading a high-performance team can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your career – and also one of the most challenging. This talk can be tailored to focus on three or four of the Six C’s for High-Performance Teams: Conscious Leadership, Common Purpose & Shared Goals, Communication, Collaboration, Conflict Management, and Celebration.

“Lisa’s keynote address at our Annual Leadership Meeting, Developing and Leading High-Performance Teams, was excellent. She did a really nice job presenting and the info was relevant to our team of leaders. The messaging was impactful and well received.” – Bob Barnes, President, ResCare Community Living

Authentic Leadership for Women

Authentic Leadership for WomenWITH LISA ZANGARI
60-90 Minute Interactive Speech

Research now shows that female leaders naturally have more of the competencies required to be successful in the 21st century. This talk explores how women leaders can recognize and nurture these natural assets. We also examine some of the barriers that make it hard for women to rise in the management ranks and share strategies to overcome these obstacles.

Find Your Voice & Kick Some Glass

Find Your Voice & Kick Some GlassWITH LISA ZANGARI
60-90 Minute Interactive Speech

Having a diverse executive team increases success – we all understand how important it is. However, the data shows that we are not achieving that sought-after inclusive leadership pipeline. At the individual level the struggle to find your voice is often recognized in women, but the challenge is prevalent for any marginalized population. We’ll show you how to help your people find their voice and we’ll share why it’s the most impactful way to infuse more diverse leaders into your pipeline.

Lead Like a Boss

Lead Like a Boss: Learn Habits to Become Your Most SuccessfulWITH LISA ZANGARI
60-90 Minute Interactive Speech

While many trainings focus on telling leaders what to do – this talk helps leaders understand what to stop. It utilizes the powerful and solution-based curriculum from bestselling author Marshall Goldsmith’s book, What Got You Here Won’t Get You There, combined with principles of emotional intelligence and the rigor of change management. You’ll walk away inspired and equipped to take your career to the next level!

Crucial Conversations

Crucial ConversationsWITH AARON MILLER
60-90 Minute Interactive Speech

By learning how to speak and be heard (and encouraging others to do the same), you’ll surface the best ideas, make the highest-quality decisions, and then act on your decisions with unity and commitment. The best part is, these skills apply to personal as well as professional relationships.

The Power of Full Engagement

The Power of Full EngagementWITH LISA ZANGARI
60-90 Minute Interactive Speech

Managing energy, not time, is the key to unlocking peak performance. This session provides an introduction for sustained peak performance at work and in life – meaning you are physically energized, emotionally connected, mentally focused, and spiritually aligned.

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

60 Minute Interactive Speech

Based on the best-selling book, this interactive workshop will help participants recognize and name the team dynamics that are holding you back. You will also walk away with ideas and tips on how to transform into a high-performance team that gets results.

Raise the Net Worth of Your Network

60-90 Minute Interactive Speech

Your network is your most valuable asset. It accelerates your ability to achieve more. Learning how to leverage social capital in the most efficient ways is a multiplier. Participants will understand the difference between the depth and diversity of your network and the three distinct ways to use your connections to get things done.

Download hi-res photos of speakers:

Lisa Zangari
Cynthia Knapek
Zuri Johnson
Aaron Miller