Imagine a speaker who provides inspiring, interactive programs filled with research-based content and immediate take-aways. Visualize your audience engaged, energized and laughing. Award winning International Speaker Karen E. Purves M.A. has built a solid client base providing these results for nearly 20 years! Karen blends relatable stories, leading edge research and proven solutions to impact your attendees so they can leave a program saying their time was truly well spent. In the last decade, neuroscience has made incredible strides in understanding how the results of communication affect others' thoughts, emotions and responses. As a communication expert specializing in Interpersonal Neurobiology principles and affective neuroscience findings, Karen shares immediately usable tips for communication via email, phone and in person, both internally with staff or externally for customer service, sales or marketing.
In addition to being described as “one of the best” or “favorite” speakers of entire conferences dozens of times, other attendee comments include: “Refreshingly honest”, “contagiously enthusiastic”, “attention grabber and keeper”, “breath of fresh air” and giving “real answers to real life”.
Karen combines a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Master’s Degree in Public Policy and over 25 years business experience along with extensive training at “The Second City” to leave audiences feeling energized, inspired and empowered. Karen also has the rare distinction of being a 3-time game show winner! These accomplishments allow Karen to connect with audiences as few others can.
Throughout the US, Canada, Europe, Asia and Australia - from Fortune 100 companies to associations and government - Karen guarantees that attendees will receive useful material, in an engaging way, and practical tools to implement immediately!
- Communicate With Strength - Key Words That Undermine Your Effectiveness
- This is How You Do It – Proven Secrets to Email Etiquette
- The Language of Results - Using the Power of Emotion to Improve Relationships
- Gender Matters – Effectively Influencing Men Differently Than Women
- Words that Matter – Creating a Charismatic Connection
- Building Rapport – Developing Authentic Relationships
- It's a Jungle In Here - Thriving in Uncertain TImes
- True Leadership – Discover new realities for leaders in the 21st century
- Wag More, Bark Less - Reducing Negativity in the Workplace
- Flying like Geese - Improving teambuilding in your workplace
Sales, Success, Communication, Business, Human resource
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"Karen Purves provided an enlightening and entertaining session for our conference delegates. I particularly appreciated the fact that she'd done her homework and was familiar with our audience and its interests." - Arkansas Tourism