Sylvia’s presentations combine her best research, stories and humor to customize a high energy program that is 100% on target for your audience. While many speakers say they “customize”, Sylvia takes this to a whole new level – by:

  • Conducting pre-event phone interviews
  • Reading your trade journals
  • Studying your company’s history
  • and much more!

You can rest assured that as she takes the stage, she knows your industry inside and out. Drawing on her expertise in psychology and business, her focus is on the “inner game” of sales, culture, leadership and communication. Below are some ideas of her most requested keynotes to give you a starting point of possibilities for your event. Then, click the “book a call” button to talk more about working together.



These days, you can hardly get through a work day without coming across the word ‘culture’. What are we really talking about when we talk about work cultures? This high energy keynote will provoke, inspire and educate attendees by:

  • Identifying what is even more important than money to your employees
  • Understanding the top 3 things people value in work cultures and why they’ll stay engaged if you can provide these
  • Igniting creativity about how your culture can quickly be improved and how it will impact your revenues


People who are great at what they do often become managers without the advantage of learning how to be a great manager. This session will help managers to do their job more effectively by:

  • Examining assumptions they have about their work and their team
  • Developing better listening skills with their employees
  • Creating a sense of curiosity about problem solving to generate fresh solutions


Are your sales people attracting or repelling business? Learn simple but powerful shifts to bust through the hidden blocks of peak performance. Attendees will learn:

  • The #1 way you are losing prospects and why they won’t tell you what you need to know
  • The forgotten skill you need with customers guaranteed to boost your sales
  • How to say no without the guilt and excuses: a tool to take back control of your time and results