If you want to truly empower your people to thrive at work or in their personal life, Louisa is here to inspire!
Louisa Jewell is an engaging and fascinating speaker who has inspired audiences with her workshops and keynote speeches for corporations, small businesses, schools and associations across Canada and the U.S. As one of Canada's leading experts on positive psychology, which is the scientific study of well-being and happiness, Louisa is often hired to share her knowledge on how to be more resilient, increase happiness and thrive. She truly empowers her audiences with practical strategies they can implement as soon as they leave the room!
Louisa has presented and taught over 30,000 people worldwide but her most popular topics are:
1. The Science of Happiness and Well-being
What can organizations do to flourish? What can companies learn from the science of happiness that can help them become better, more engaging and more energizing? To succeed at work, it is more important than ever to maintain a positive and optimistic mindset. It is not enough to just ‘smile’ and think positive thoughts when you are challenged. You need real strategies and proven techniques that will allow you to bounce back quickly from any situation. Louisa will introduce you to the fascinating study of the science of happiness and well-being and how you can apply this to transform a crisis mindset into a positive, optimistic mindset. You will walk away from this talk feeling energized and equipped with the tools you need to think more positively.
2. Wire your Company for Confidence
Research shows that people’s confidence in their ability to succeed is the major factor affecting organizational performance and how people think, behave and feel. In this powerful talk Louisa explores the scientific foundations of self-doubt and how it kills learning and innovation in any organization. She then discusses the four strategies leaders and teams can implement to build a confident workforce that increases perseverance, creativity and grit for greater success. Hilariously funny, Louisa offers real-life practical stories and evidence-based tools that come from 16 years of working with organizations in all sectors. People walk away from her talks more knowledgeable about how our brains are wired so that you can more easily promote the kind of behaviors that make teams great.
3. The Resilient Workforce
Mental toughness keeps you moving forward when you most want to quit. It is the key to long-term success and critical for achieving massively-challenging goals. Old-school thinking had people believing that you either had it or you didn't. But a growing body of breaking research reveals that mental toughness or "resilience" is not only a mindset that separates those who succeed from those who plateau, it is a teachable and buildable skill. In this fascinating talk Louisa explores what resilience is and the mental, emotional & physical skills required to build it. People walk away with practical evidence-based strategies for redirecting stress before it becomes distress.
4. Your Olympic Mind; The Science of Well-being and Building Resilience
You want to live your best life; a life where you are reaching your full potential and thriving. You have big goals for your life, yet the world around you isn’t getting any easier to navigate, less competitive or less challenging. Sometimes your Olympic-sized goals bring with them Olympic-sized obstacles. In order for you to authentically live the life you desire and deserve, you need the mental toughness and resilience to go after what you want and the tools and strategies required to bounce back from any setback. You also don’t want career success at the expense of your good health. You want to live with vitality! Louisa will show you how you can become stronger, more resilient and more powerful to gain a competitive advantage in your field while increasing your vitality and positive focus. Louisa will share science-based strategies that will unleash your inner-Olympian for greater positive energy and strength so you can truly flourish at work and at play. Hilariously funny, Louisa does not only inform, she entertains people with her deeply personal stories that people can easily relate to.
5. THE 'F' WORD
We know that the best learning and growth can come from failing and yet most of us avoid it like the plague. Why do most people fear it? Plain and simple, we are hard-wired to avoid failure. In this talk Louisa Jewell explains what is happening in our brains when we fear failure and how you can rewire your brain to embrace failure and leverage it for greater performance and innovation. In this talk Louisa Jewell highlights the major pathways to embracing failure and science-backed strategies that will fuel greater performance for you and your teams.
6. The 5 Consequences of Self-Doubt and What You Can Do About Them
Research confirms that self-doubt can seriously impair your performance at work, making you hesitate and feel insecure about your performance. When you experience self-doubt it stops you from going after things you really want to pursue and from engaging in new endeavors that can take you to the next level. It also zaps motivation and kills your ability to persevere. In this talk, Louisa explains the five consequences of self-doubt and how they can lead to things like self-sabotage, impostor syndrome and procrastination. Louisa shares her best evidence-based strategies for conquering self-doubt and building a more action-oriented confidence that fosters greater innovation, productivity and performance. People find this talk extremely 'eye opening' and can shift people's behaviors for years to come.
Louisa is happy to customize her keynote talks to your needs. Call us at 416-481-8930 to let us know how we can create a talk that is the highest value for you and your team.