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Linda Edgecombe CSP
"Best selling author and Motivator"
Linda Edgecombe Expertise: Work/Life Accountability Expert • Life Balance Specialist • Humor in Workplace • Motivational Leadership • Workplace Energizer • Team Accountability • Life Perspective Specialist
Fee Range: $5,000 to $10,000
Location: Canada
Linda Edgecombe, CSP is an internationally renowned award-winning humorous speaker, trainer and consultant. She is a best selling author who energizes every room as she leads people to loosen up, lighten the load and laugh. Her audiences are motivated and shown how they can shift their perspectives on life, work and themselves.

Change has never been this painless! As a professional, with a degree in Physical Education, Linda brings 20 years of Recreation, Employee Wellness, Lifestyle and Corporate Consulting experience to her programs and her clients. She was a consultant for PARTICIPACTION promoting healthy living to Canadians and is known for being one of the countries most popular Speakers. Most recently featured in the Wall Street Journal as an expert in "Shifting Perspectives".
Inside all the laughter, Linda’s audiences are inspired to find the meaning in what they do and let go of what’s not working. Her message is a welcome as a deep belly laugh and as profound as an honest look in the mirror.

Programs and brief descriptions:
  • Batteries Included - Lessons to Energize and Balance Your Life™
    Take your organization on an Energy Boost.
    Linda will lead your group through an educational, hands on, and highly humorous ride that will re-focus and re-energize your team. This program is available as a workshop as well as an Entertaining keynote.

    After the workshop your team will come away with:
    • An honest snapshot of themselves and how they affect the energy in their work and home life.
    • Ideas how to change negative drainers in their lives and produce more positive effects.
    • The motivation behind the perfectionistic unattainables so many of us are striving for.
    • 5 Keys to increasing your personal, family and co-workers Energy Levels.
    • An honest look at the Balance in your Life.
    • Steps to get you moving towards a more balanced energized work and home life.
    • Clearly know their own "Personal Recipe for Happiness" in their life.


  • "Shift Happens -Creating Change Ready Teams"™
    LEADING - Change Ready Cultures
    Linda uses humorous life experiences and activities to get her audiences laughing while they move to 'accountable thinking'. Unleashing Leadership Potential has never been this painless. In an upbeat, highly interactive workshop, your team will explore a variety of aspects of what it means to be a leader today.

    An informative and energizing workshop that will leave the participants with a renewed perspective on themselves and their work.

    In this workshop the following Key Points will be covered:
    • The key steps to move towards accountable attitudes
    • Tips to improve our work/life balance
    • Change, why we love it and dread it
    • 3 Keys to creating Team, Your Family
    • Learn the secrets to Motivational Motion and "Just do it" a healthy 'change response' personality
    • Develop a plan for 'shifting perspectives', 'facing your fears' and 'dumping excuses' in the face of change, while acknowledging the internal turmoil being experienced by the team. All of which can hold you back.
    • Strategize an Action/Focus Plan vs. a Perfection Plan


  • Team Leadership "Apprentice" Style
    Join us for a Full or Half day workshop where we will combine Team Building Material with energizing Team "Challenges" so the participants can examine themselves and their team-mates throughout a day of activities "Survivor Style". Our goal has always been to make learning fun and interactive.

    After the workshop your team will come away with:
    • A greater understanding of themselves and their impact on Team Outcomes
    • How effective or ineffective the team is operating at the present time.
    • Specific areas the team must work on to become a fully operating, effective team.
    • An understanding of age diversity and how it affects the outcomes of their team.
    • An action-plan to make meetings more productive.
    • Communication and Problem Solving tools.
    • An outlet for fun and humour that will be essential in the success of the team.
    Throughout the workshop we bring in "Team Challenges" that will bring out specific behaviors in the individual team members, while keeping the entire group Laughing and Energized throughout the day of learning.

  • "Don't be Cranky, be a BAG! Bold, Adventurous and Gutsy"™
    You and Your Team's Total Accountability Makeover
    Who are you and your staff accountable to? How do we motivate our teams to take responsibility to drive their own lives while following through on commitments and goals set out for them? This program is receiving great success, by taking the guilt out of goal setting. Everyone is the Winner with the "Guilt Free Accountability Success Program" ™

    After the workshop your team will come away with:
    • A great understanding of how easy it is to develop goals that are achievable.
    • Learn to drop facades that are not assisting in building the career and lives they want.
    • Take an honest look at a snapshot of how in or out of balance their lives are.
    • Be energized with a renewed sense of themselves and their vision for work and home life.
Client Testimonials:
"Because Linda delivers her message with such great humor, it has allowed our staff to get introspective in light of the major turmoil we are experiencing at this time. She has delivered this presentation to our management team as well as our frontline staff. ."She is Superb! One of the best female speakers I have heard! I recommend her highly!!!"
-- Telus Communications

"The audience engaged in Linda's presentation immediately. Linda energized the attendees with a renewed sense of their priorities. She suggested simple, practical powerful changes to improve ones quality of life and identified ways to move towards a balanced life. She was able to get the messages to her audience with her real life stories and her great sense of humour. "
-- Canadian Pharmacists Association

Articles:
Stretch Yourself - You will be Pleasantly Surprised
Find the Funny Faster
Overcoming Resentment in the Workplace

Books:
           
               
Book: Shift Author: Linda Edgecombe
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