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Women in traditionally male-dominated industries, such as tech, engineering, law and finance, face a difficult challenge. It feels like walking a tightrope between being respected vs. sounding bossy. Speaking up can be a challenge. Being heard when you do is even more of a challenge. If this sounds familiar, you need to join our conversation here on Speakers Who Get Results, hosted by Elizabeth Bachman, the go-to person for advanced level training in speaking, presentation skills, sales and leadership.

Episode Blogs

Speakers Who Get Results | Dr. Deb Kelly | Women In STEM
  Join us in this episode of “Speakers Who Get Results” as host Elizabeth Bachman welcomes Dr. Deb Kelly, a trailblazer in medical research and a passionate advocate for women in STEM. Dr. Kelly shares her journey through the male-dominated field of science, offering insights into her groundbreaking research and the importance of diversity in STEM. Discover how she navigates challenges, mentors the next generation, and stays motivated by her passion for discovery. Tune in
Speakers Who Get Results | Christina Bui | Recruiting The Right Leaders
  Christina Bui has seen it all. From startups to long-established companies, recruiting leaders is a big challenge among organizations. Finding the right executives can feel like searching for a diamond in the rough. In this episode, Christina Bui, the Managing Director of Executive Search at Robert Half, shares how important it is to recruit the right leaders. Christina brings a wealth of experience, from mentoring Vietnamese founders to working with Fortune 500 companies. She
Speakers Who Get Results |Wendy Wang Kleinfeldt | Executive Presence
  Cultural biases play a pivotal role in shaping how executive presence is perceived, evaluated, and rewarded within professional settings. Executive presence in one culture may be perceived differently in another. Understanding the impact of cultural biases on executive presence is essential for leaders striving to navigate diverse work environments effectively. In this episode, Wendy Wang Kleinfeldt joins our host Elizabeth Bachman as they talk about executive presence and how that’s affected by our cultural
Speakers Who Get Results | Doug Hardy | Ghostwriter
  Are you stuck staring at a blank page, overflowing with ideas yet unable to weave them into captivating content? Fret no more because in this episode, business strategist and writer Douglas Hardy sheds light on the power of ghostwriting. He explains how partnering with a ghostwriter allows you to seamlessly share your valuable knowledge with your target audience. He also shares valuable insights to help you find the perfect writing partner who understands your
Speakers Who Get Results | Ellie Steinbrink | Brain Science
  What you wear when giving public presentations isn’t just fashion or preference. On a much deeper level, brain science is involved in your attire choices. Your clothes shape how you think, feel, and present yourself. Elizabeth Bachman delves deeper into this topic with Ellie Steinbrink, an expert in style psychology. Together, they explain the deep connections between our clothing choices and our inner selves. Ellie discusses the complexities of brain science on how our onstage
Speakers Who Get Results | Hilary Blair | Leadership Presence
  Were you in the “too much” club as a young person? Hilary Blair shows us how to embrace your power. Join this episode to learn how you can activate the art of leadership presence, so you can show up to effectively convey your message and share your passion. Hilary is a keynote speaker, champion of human connection, and the CEO of ARTiculate: Real&Clear. She brings her expertise to the table to help us in areas such as
Speakers Who Get Results | Jen Du Plessis | World-Class Teams
  If you truly want your business to succeed, you must not only be contented on finding talented individuals to work with. You must also guide them on their professional development journey, ultimately creating world-class teams. Elizabeth Bachman sits down with award-winning international speaker Jen Du Plessis, who talks about the art of true leadership that leads to well-rounded and highly productive teamwork. Jen explains how leaders can put together their dream team while prioritizing relationships
Speakers Who Get Results | Josh Copeland | Leader
  Be the leader your team deserves; that means delivering not only what you can do but embracing who you are. As a leader, it can be so easy to lose ourselves under the weight of our role. But that will only be a disservice to you and the people around you. Josh Copeland reminds us in this episode that we need to be selfish, so we can be selfless. That way, we can fully show up
Speakers Who Get Results | Fabienne Raphael | Trust And Communication
  Trust is stoked by curiosity, while resilience is born from discomfort. Be antifragile, and let challenges sculpt your success. In this episode, Elizabeth Bachman interviews Fabienne Raphael, former Team Canada athlete, coach, and resilience expert. Together, they discuss all about building trust, going through uncomfortable conversations, and drawing strength from challenges. They discuss the circle of trust in personal and professional relationships, emphasizing the significance of curiosity as its foundation. Fabienne also touches on the
Speakers Who Get Results | Matt Brown | Failure
  In the business scene, we often pray for more successes and less failures. However, there is still something to earn from failure, no matter how depressing or unescapable it may be. In this episode, Elizabeth Bachman speaks with Matt Brown about facing your mistakes head-on and recovering from them with profound learnings. He explains the importance of highlighting failures in business conversations and why they must be celebrated as much as successes. Matt also talks about
Speakers Who Get Results | Ellen Connelly Taaffe | Women Leaders
  Many women in business often set strict boundaries for themselves that hinder them from achieving their goals and becoming successful professionals. They fail to become great women leaders because they are trapped in society’s limiting idea that they should stay silent and be good girls. Ellen Connelly Taaffe, a clinical associate professor at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, is on a crusade to turn this belief around. Joining Elizabeth Bachman, she
SWGR | Gratitude
  In life’s storms, we can still find peace in nature’s embrace and gratitude’s guiding light. Resilience blooms where gratitude and nature intertwine. In this episode, we hear from Dortha Hise, successful business owner, award-winning author and nature enthusiast. She explores the impact of nature, resilience, and the practice of gratitude. Dortha shares her personal story through loss and self-reinvention. Learn how she went through a cascade of bereavement, culminating in the loss of her