Mary was fantastic to work with. I'm mainly blown away with how well she's adapted to virtual presentations compared to many others. She came triply prepared for any possible virtual fiasco. She had two computers, wifi, hardwired and a hotspot
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Featured Keynote Programs
Stop The Turmoil
7 Steps To Leading Through A Crisis
Note: I can present any of my programs virtually. My office setting is professional, and I have high-quality equipment to broadcast my virtual presentation.
Stop. Take a Breath. We may not know what's next but we do know that you're in control. You're in charge and it's your job to set a clear and positive direction for your organization. This is new territory and today your guide is a retired navy commander who experienced first hand what it takes to successfully survive a crisis and be a strong leader during 9/11. Customers and staff are desperate for leadership and this is your opportunity to step up to the plate. In this 30-minute session, you'll learn to lead your team through the unknown, into the new normal, and back to business.
You'll learn to:
*Understand the issues at hand and the nature of the exact crisis
*Articulate the possible courses of action and possible outcomes
*Help your team and organization to understand what is at stake
*Communicate honestly and effectively
For Meeting Planners:
*This program can be delivered virtually in a professional, high quality broadcast.
*Designed as a short and effective keynote or TED-style presentation
*Bonus access to Mary's 5-Minute Business Series, including her 5-Minute Crisis Planning Sheet
*Timely content designed to address the COVID-19 crisis, natural disasters, and more
Why Leaders Fail and the 7 Prescriptions for Success
Focused on senior leaders and decision-makers, this popular keynote audience will dive directly into the everyday mistakes that cost supervisors, managers, and CEOs time, money, and even their reputations.
These are the seven positive steps to success that are crucial for every leader to embrace.
Understand why your top talent is not performing to their potential
Learn specific actions that lead to short and long-term success
Control how you are perceived by your team, peers and superiors
Identify behaviors that are sabotaging the loyalty and productivity of the people working around you
For meeting planners:
Based on Mary's book of the same title, this is an audience favorite, perfect for a high-energy opening session or stamina-filled closing keynote
Audience access to Mary's 5-minute Business Series plans to organize, brainstorm and map out goals
Entertaining, content-rich and data-based general session
Who Comes Next? Leadership Succession Planning Made Easy
75 million baby boomers are reaching retirement age in the next several years. Whether you are one of them or one of the many leaders who will be navigating the changes, it is imperative that you have a plan.
Join economist and leadership expert, Dr. Mary Kelly, as she explains how the right succession plan will attract top talent, develop leadership skills and guarantee success for the next decade and beyond. Get out of panic mode and into a culture of continuous leadership development.
Understand what a comprehensive succession plan is and why it's a must-have for your business
Gain the knowledge needed to compete in today's marketplace
Challenge your beliefs of what true leadership means
Learn to share your experience to create a legacy
Prepare a custom succession plan ready for immediate implementation
For meeting planners:
Innovative, high-energy, in-demand topic
Perfect for an opening or closing keynote, providing profitable information your attendees need to take back to the office.
Based on What Comes Next?, Dr. Kelly's newest book
Economic Outlook for Today's Leaders
The economic and political landscape is rapidly changing in the US as well as in Europe and Asia. Socio-political events are impacting the financial markets as never before. What do you need to know? How is the economy going to impact your business?
Mary provides an engaging and interesting economic update on the latest trends and forecasts. She reviews US spending and budget issues, tax changes, and legislative actions that impact advisors and business owners.
Fantastic presentation! So appreciative of you and thank you for all you've done for SMDRA. You are an inspiration to me and our members and leadership!
I wanted to reach out and thank you for being such a wonderful part of our Discovery Toys Virtual Convention. Your energy is contagious, and your words are inspirational! I am thankful for the resources and ideas you shared with the members of our company. I also wanted to thank you for your service to our country!