Corporate events are often a highlight of any organisations annual calendar. From annual conferences through to product launches, event managers are tasked to deliver an occasion which performs on many levels, promoting the company and products to internal and external stakeholders, while reinforcing the values and key messages of the organisation.
However, event managers face a balancing act between facilitating key formalities such as speeches, presentations and key results, while rewarding attendees with an event which is both enjoyable and memorable. By engaging and entertaining your attendees and ensuring they enjoy the event, they’ll be more likely to stay engaged and interested and retain valuable information.
Entertaining events can do wonders for boosting employee morale. As the end of the year approaches, some employees may be feeling overworked and undervalued. A memorable conference, combined with a night out with the team, can make employees feel appreciated and improve employee satisfaction.
Mindfulness is a topic that is becoming increasingly recognised as a key to business and personal fulfilment.
And a topic that is becoming more in demand in Australian conferences and events.
One brilliant speaker for this topic is Emma Murray.
Emma is a master of mindfulness and a peak performance mind coach who was considered the ‘secret weapon’ behind Richmond football Club’s 37-year drought breaking AFL Grand Final win.
It was her unique program and multidisciplinary approach combining mindfulness, psychology, meditation and quantum energy that was considered the difference in performance for a Club that has a long-standing reputation of folding under pressure.
Emma’s speaking engagements not only gives you an insider’s account of the performance secrets behind one of the most incredible AFL Grand Final wins in history, but she provides simple tools to adopt in any high pressure, high expectation environment so people can perform at their best.
Jessica achieved history when she became the first Australian athlete – either Olympian or Paralympian – to win a medal in both the Summer and Winter Games.
And amazingly she achieved this – with use of only 7% of her eye sight.
At the Winter Games, Jessica skied down a mountain at 100 km/hr – vision impaired – being instructed by someone else! Would you have the courage to trust someone when they literally take your life into their hands?
In Jessica’s inspiring presentation she show’s audiences:
Trust – How do you and your team take the leap of faith when your opportunity arises?
Who’s your guide? Mindset – How do we maintain tunnel vision on our goals whilst allowing our peripheral to make choices?
Are. You. Ready? – When it comes to productivity and performance, having performance foresight allows you to achieve successful outcomes regardless of what challenges are thrown your way.
Recently winning the 2017 Outstanding Business Woman of the Year at the Sunshine Coast Business Women’s Network awards, Elaine credits her win to hard work, passion and determination. She understands what it takes to raise a business to the next level and aims to teach other companies how.
An impeccable motivational speaker, Elaine Jobson openly and honestly discusses her own experiences. Â
Now CEO of Jetts Australia, she works hard to help others not only change their fitness levels but also their business level.
Elaine has worked within an executive role in the fitness industry for over 23 years and has travelled to some incredible places due to her position.
During her career, she has raised a small business off the ground and worked within large companies, giving her the expertise in all things business and proving that determination can lead to success.
She also focusses on investing in employees and making the workplace a great place to be, thereby improving work ethics and commitment to a company.
Her presentations are engaging and informative, leaving audiences with relatable and applicable tools they can use in their own career. She encourages individuals to find the weakness in their company and figure out a solution that will improve business.
Specialising in corporate culture, leadership, sales and marketing, Elaine Jobson motivates any company to improve and achieve greatness.
Motivational Speaker Amanda Gore holds a unique view on personality traits, which has seen her speak at events across the nation and help numerous businesses achieve more by changing their mindset.
A communications expert, Amanda connects with her audience and understands what is expected of her, and she always delivers!
With a strong focus on personality traits, Amanda encourages her audience to change their mindsets and therefore have greater control and influence over their life. She demonstrates how changing the way that you think determines what you can do.
Explaining that personality traits appear through everyday actions, attitudes and behaviours but at the base is thought patterns, Amanda explains how ‘traits’ are not set in stone and are quite often ‘learned’ from childhood, experiences and adults in life. She demonstrates how ‘traits’ can be manipulated by changing the way people think.
Using fun and informative sessions Amanda teaches audiences how to become more conscious of their thinking and how it can positively affect their lives. She aids her audience into a growth mindset, helping them face their fears and choose how they want to feel, as a result changing their ‘personality traits’.
Combining scientific findings from neuroscience, epigenetics and emotional intelligence, Amanda Gore simplifies the complicated nature of thought into a fun, educational and easy to understand presentation that is sure to stay with audience members long after the conclusion.
Amanda is a passionate speaker, often hilarious and will change perspectives of all who attend.
Keynote would love to help you book Amanda at your event, call us on 1800 661 904
Booking a great motivational speaker can appear daunting, as your audience – your boss, your clients and your peers, expect the best. They expect to hear something great that will change their lives for the better. And it is all up to you. Using the advice of expert staff at will ensure your event is successful.
You may hear great things about a speaker and want to book them, but how will you know if they will work for you and your conference? To be 100% sure you are getting the right motivational speaker who is consistently great, you need some expert assistance. Keynote work with motivational speakers every single day and we know who will be the perfect fit for your event.
We can assist you in being prepared when taking a list of speakers to your event committee. We can let you know who will who is available for the date and put a hold in place for a preferred speaker. With one call Keynote can provide you with the perfect speaker options and their availability, making your approach to the committee professional, without taking too much time away from the rest of your work.
Keynote Account Executives have years of experience in events and can help reduce your stress by taking care of the finer details – they can ensure multimedia presentations are delivered to your tech team early. Keynote will provide a complete service, undertaking all the logistics for the speaker including flights, ground transfers and accommodation which further reduces your workload and stress. Think of how nice it would be to have one number to call for all queries and a fully dedicated team to ensure your success.
If you are responsible for booking a motivational speaker, it is important that you know that booking an inappropriate speaker can turn a great conference bad, leaving you looking for a rock to hide under. Keynote Account Executives understand how busy you are putting your conference or event together. Take some of the pressure off yourself and let our experts work alongside you to ensure your event is talked about for all the right reasons.
Keith Abraham’s motivational speeches revolve around helping others find what they are passionate about, whether it be in their personal or professional life. Keith is an excellent motivational speaker who understands how to get the best out of people and uses these skills to benefit the many companies who turn to him for help, including NAB, Bupa, Toyota, Lexus, Westpac as well as many more.
He encourages those in the audience to identify what their passions are and use it to motivate and inspire themselves.
Keith is considered one of the world’s premier thought leaders and is a Certified Speaking Professional. As a result he knows how to best help you and your audience to promptly improve business.
He has assisted in setting over 14 million goals in people’s lives helping them achieve what they desire.
Keith’s presentations are always engaging and interesting as he interacts with audience members to ensure they take away key messages and apply it in their own lives. He uses keynote presentations, coaching and a program to help businesses and their employees find clarity, improve concentration and as a result improve their performance.
Keith aims to help individuals find their passion, harness it and utilise it in both their personal and professional lives. He motivates individuals to link both professional and personal goals to help them gain what they desire.
His book ‘invites readers to identify what they are passionate about and connect it to what they wish to achieve in life. The self-help book has received positive reviews from readers as they go on a discovery for their passion.
James Castrission is the author of ‘Extreme South’ incredible story of his adventure with friend Justin Jones. James is an inspirational motivational speaker who uses his first-hand experiences to encourage and inspire his audience. Using his unique stories of adventure, James motivates his audience to embrace life and not let anything hold them back.
In 2011, James and Justin set out on a challenging expedition. They planned to trek across Antarctica to the South Pole. A feat which had been attempted before but never accomplished.
Chris Helder is acknowledged as one of the top business motivational speakers in the business. Ready and willing to share his expansive knowledge, Chris promotes positive change, delivering a high-impact presentation that resonates with audiences.
Combining innovative ideas with adaptive and applicable strategies, Chris’ motivational speeches provide the solution to a range of problems found in the workplace.
Janine Shepherd is a fantastic Motivational and inspirational speaker and has recently become a published author.
Her new memoir ‘Defiant: chronicles her life experiences when she faced unexpected tragedy.
An incredible athlete since a young age, Janine was training for the 1988 Winter Olympics in the ski racing events. Unfortunately, during a routine bicycle ride, Janine was hit by a truck. Her parents were told not to expect her to survive. Shepherd’s impeccable mental and physical strength assisted in her recovering from her shocking injuries. She details her life journey as she travels from devastating lows to incredible highs.