Who is Laura Goodrich? Suze Orman meets Katie Couric with a splash of Dear Abby and a Meg Ryan smile. Whip-smart and vibrant, but also down-to-earth and approachable, Laura is an internationally recognized expert in the field of workplace dynamics and relationships. Energetic and enthusiastic, she has over twenty five years professional experience, seventeen of which she has spent as an innovator, speaker, host and advisor to leaders worldwide. Her business stories and experience from all over the globe have earned her the reputation as someone who can create positive circumstances and relationships in even the most challenging workplace dynamics.
Laura is the author of the popular "Seeing Red Cars" film, and now the book from Berrett Koehler that creates a shift from unconscious focus on what we don’t want and trying to avoid to a conscious focus on positive outcomes. She is a host of a national radio program and shares stories about incredible people for a major market television station. She has a degree in Training and Organizational Development from The University of Minnesota, is a member of the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) and the National Speakers Association (NSA), and has received coach training from both the Corporate Coach University and the Coaches Training Institute.
- A Mindset for Change: Seeing Red Cars
- Embracing Change and the Future of Work
- Shifting Years, Leverage the Power of Generations
- Driving it Home - A Collaborative Culture Solution
Women, Business, Human resource, Success, Leadership, Change, Media, Psychology, Strategic Planning, Performance, Goal-setting
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"Laura is a very dynamic speaker who captures her audience and holds them in the palm of her hand until her presentation is over! She delivers a high impact presentation with outstanding, thought-provoking content that will engage and challenge her audience to question the way they are currently doing business. I have attended many Leadership conferences, and Laura belongs in the company of Tom Peters, Patrick Lencioni, and Marshall Goldsmith." - Medtronic
"Our group was impressed with Laura's energy, professionalism and insight into organizational leadership and change. It is easy to see how her Seeing Red Cars DVD and support materials are being used to support positive employee cultures and interactions. I highly recommend her." - Club Managers Association of America
"Laura is very engaged with those she interviews. She is interested in their story no matter what it is. She is able to make a connection and establish trust very easily. She has the ability to get to the "heart" of the story in a very gentle way. Laura knows what she is after, and her interviews always deliver in-depth and often surprising insight. She aims to bring out the best that people have to offer and tells stories in a way that truly honors those she interviews. She is serious about her work, but is always fun and engaging. She loves to interview people and tell their story and is able to bring out the positive even in the most challenging of interview situations. Laura has keen insight and is able to quickly see the big picture and understand our business and workplace dynamics. Her International client base, which includes executives from Europe, Asia, South America and North America, provides insight into the global marketplace as well. Her passion to have a powerful impact is obvious and her skill at helping executives turn challenging workplace dynamics and relationships in a positive direction is invaluable." - Exsulin Corporation