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Colette Carlson, CSP, CPAE, CVP

Award-winning International Human Behavior Expert, Motivational Keynote Speaker, and Author

Fee Range: $15,000-$25,000
San Diego, California

Stress, Resilience, Leadership, Connection, Communication, Workplace Culture, Customer Service & Experience, Sales, Strategic Planning

Colette Carlson is a human behavior expert and CPAE Hall of Fame Motivational Keynote Speaker who inspires organizations and individuals to connect and communicate in real and relevant ways.

With wit, humor, and sincerity, each of Colette’s experiences weaves together real-life lessons on genuine connection and the tools to leverage those connections for personal and professional success.

With a Master’s Degree in Human Behavior, a fascination with communication trends, and over 20 years of experience in the personal development industry, Colette guides audiences and clients along the fine line between the trendy topics that keep us relevant and the timeless truths that lead to meaningful achievements and relationships.

As a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), (a designation held by fewer than 10% of the members belonging to the International Federation for Professional Speakers), Colette has shared her insights, observations, and research with thousands of people throughout the world. In 2017, Colette was inducted into the CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame, a recognition that honors professional speakers who have reached the top echelon of career excellence, and only 232 speakers have been inducted into this elite group.

Her articles on connection, stress management, sales, and leadership have been featured in SuccessBusiness Management Daily, and Working Mother magazine

Colette's Clients include Boeing, Financial Women International, Microsoft, Cisco, Centra Credit Union, Pepsi, Procter & Gamble, Shell, Florida Bankers Association, Great Clips, Davidson Hotels, PIMCO, The United States Government, and many more.......

"We had Colette virtually come back with our company after her Live Conference Keynote. She is so professional, prepared, and engaging whether she is virtual or live!"  ~ Christine Gilmore- VP Talent Management, Bell Partners Inc. 
In a digitally distracted world, Colette shares how to use the Power of Connection to: 
  • Increase sales and collaboration
  • Decrease stress and conflict
  • Maximize relationships, revenue, and results 

Her Most Requested Keynote Experiences include:

  • The Connected Leader- Attendees will master their ability to communicate and connect on deeper levels, creating an environment where people thrive.
  • Many Communicate. Few Connect- Clear, concise communication is no longer enough to get results: connection must be part of the equation.
  • YOU Management- Strategies to Avoid Burnout, Boost Resilience, and Accelerate Success.
  • Sincere Selling- Stop Transacting, Start Connecting.
  • Women Leading With Impact- Accelerate Your Position with Confidence.

At the heart of every sale, every interaction between a leader and a team member, every conversation with a customer… is a connection.  How to make those connections effective, and leverage them for greater success, is the thread woven into every one of Colette’s interactive, engaging experiences.

Colette has the outstanding ability to connect through captivating content, laugh-out-loud humor, and extensive customization, and attendees often assume she is one of them!

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