Linda Edgecombe

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Change, Humorists, Stress Management, Team Building, Life Balance, Accountability

Linda Edgecombe
Linda Edgecombe is a Re-invention Strategist, motivational coach and engagement expert

Travels From: British Columbia, Canada
Fee Range: $7,500-$10,000

“Life Perspective Specialist”

Biography

 

Linda Edgecombe is a Re-invention Strategist, motivational coach and engagement expert.
She offers insightful, amusing, and practical advice on building a creative, energetic, and engaged team in these challenging times. Linda is an internationally renowned, award-winning speaker that creates massive impact wherever she goes.

Just inducted into the Canadian Speaker Hall of Fame, she is a mother of 2 and wife of one. Featured in the Wall Street Journal as an Expert in Shifting Peoples Perspectives on their work and home life to stop living in the “when this, then that” paradigm.

She is a bestselling author and has been invited to speak across Canada and the US and has spoken in New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Switzerland and Nepal. She’s brought a few of her books and scarves that she uses to fund raise to get young girls in Nepal into school. You can see her after the presentation if you are interested in getting one.

Linda’s message is as welcome as a good belly laugh and as profound as an honest look in the mirror.

Get ready to BE Energized!


Topics

 NEW! HOLY CRAP AM I BUSY!
Changing our Culture from Chaos to Calm

Linda will reveal her research and data collected from dozens of organizations on how Chaos and “Busy” has become the new norm and wound us into the most unproductive and basically unhappy demographic in the past 30 years. Her No BS and very humorous approach, stacked up with relevant and easy solutions will get your organization and teams, back on track with clear vision and tools to take back their work day and their personal lives again.
1. Change, what’s really getting in the way of you moving forward? Change has never been this painless!

2. Clutter, how we sabotage our success with terminal piles!

3. Fatigue, tools to re-energize and re-engage.

4. Clarity, get down to what you really want, and become more accountable.

5. Laughter, this may be the best laugh you have had in a long time.

Note: this can be an Entertaining Keynote, Interactive Workshop or Coaching Program

SHIFT OR GET OFF THE POT!
Simple Truths about Getting a Life.

From Linda’s newly released book, she will share ideas and solutions for “Getting a Life”. She’ll get you thinking about three simple but life changing questions: Are you doing the best you can, considering?
 Are you on a Deferred Life Plan? 
When was the last time you did something for the first time? Through her humorous stories and honest questions, Linda works with the audience to come up with strategies and goals for living a life more happily and satisfied. Her uncanny delivery will not only inspire, it will literally move you to make changes and become more accountable for the results you are producing for your work and home life.

Remembering what you already know and the accountability tools to take action! This is Linda’s highest rated program. You will be laughing in the aisles and moved to make changes. You don’t want to miss this rollercoaster ride! This program is available as a workshop as well as an Entertaining keynote.

BATTERIES INCLUDED.
Lessons to Energize and Balance Your Life.

Take your organization on an Energy Boost. Linda will lead your group through an educational, hands-on and highly humorous ride that will re-focus, re-energize and re-invent how you see your life and your work. This program is available as a workshop as well as an Entertaining Keynote.
After the presentation participants will come away with:

1. An honest snapshot of themselves and how their energy affects their work and home life.

2. Ideas about how to change negative drainers in their lives and produce more positive outcomes.

3. An understanding of the motivation behind the perfectionist, unattainable so many of us are striving for.

4. 5 Keys to increase your personal, family and co-workers Energy Levels.

5. An honest look at the Balance in your Life.

6. Steps to get you moving towards a more balanced, energized work and home life.

7. Clear vision of their own “Personal Recipe for Happiness” in their life.

THE DEGREE OF DIFFERENCE.
Building Change Resilient and Energized Teams in Crazy Times

With Linda’s humorous life experiences and approaches, you will laugh out loud while you move “accountable thinking”. In this upbeat, highly interactive session, Linda will explore a variety of aspects of what it means to be a leader today, the realities of our times and how we can become change resilient not matter what the challenges are. Here’s your chance to not only find but unleash your leadership potential. Leading Change ready cultures has never been this painless.

1. The key steps to move towards accountable attitudes

2. Change, why we love it and dread it.

3. Three Keys to creating a healthy ‘change resilience’ personality.

4. Develop a plan for ‘shifting perspectives’, ‘facing your fears’ and dumping excuses’ in the face of change, while acknowledging the internal turmoil being experienced by the team. All of which can hold you back.

5. Strategize a Just Do It! vs. a Perfection Plan.

6. Strategies to Re-Energize Yourself, Your Team, Your Family.

7. How accountability is a simple solution to a truly balanced life.


Testimonials

I just attended your conference on Monday in Foggy NL and as a professional, have never attended such an energizing, humorous and just gratifying session. You see, we are usually, too long dragged out days receiving information about some new treatment, research pertaining to practice, dreaded new policies ,etc….all good stuff for sure. But never have I LEARNED more that will , I believe , help me that better nurse. As we say here on the rock, you were wicked!

Atlantic Healthcare Association

Linda succeeded at motivating a large group (300) highly educated business consultants/coaches along with their spouses. Her approach was refreshing and fun, especially for a group used to facilitating and leading their own client session. Linda engaged everyone with her enthusiasm, quick wit, great storytelling skills and ability to make us all laugh and think about our own work/life balance acts. She captured our interests then left us to reflect upon our own circumstances. Linda’s session was inspiring, very professionally delivered and well done! If you want to re-energize your group at your next conference call Linda!
RLG International Inc.

Your speech was dynamic and energizing and even though you were near the end of a busy three days, you got everyone listening and actively involved in what you were saying. It was fantastic and I can’t tell you how much we appreciate you helping us finish our Conference on such a high note. After hearing you speak it is obvious why you are in such high demand as a keynote speaker. Thanks so much for helping us make our conference a huge success.
McDonald’s Restaurant Owners

The audience was engaged in Linda’s presentation immediately. Following the presentation, this is what some of the attendees had to say. ‘Absolutely awesome speaker. What a positive attitude and view of the world. Thank-you. I laughed until I cried, then laughed again! Excellent speaker.’ We recommend Linda and she was a delight to work with.
Pharmacists Association

You had come highly recommended to us by a member of our team who had seen you at a previous conference. I am thrilled to report that we were not disappointed with the recommendation. Unanimously, our staff tells me that your session was one of the best things we have done as a division in awhile. You kept us laughing almost non-stop for most of the morning, and then had us in a reflective mood as we contemplated your message. By the end, we were in tears, not of laughter this time, but due to thoughtful introspection. More than one person said to me that you had missed your calling as a stand-up comedian, but had your presentation only been about the funny parts, then we would have missed the deeper message.
George Brown University

Linda, I just wanted to let you know how AMAZING your presentation was delivered. Soooo many of us were talking about you afterwards. That is exactly what we needed to end the conference. I will definitely be emailing you on Monday in hopes I have completed that ONE thing. I can just imagine how busy you are so I’ll keep this short. You are the BEST speaker I have ever listened to…and the shapes you explained were so very accurate! Keep doing what you’re doing, and I wish you great success and hope you continue to motivate and touch as many people as possible. Thank you for giving me that….BOOST!
Scotia Bank- Toronto

One of my biggest accomplishments in life was to learn to laugh and laugh with others. The humour in your presentation reinforces my belief in laughter!
Chrysalis Staff Development Day

Following the workshop I received nothing but positive feedback and our staff left truly inspired and ready to take charge. We all felt we had learned important life lessons.
Community Hospitals and Health Centers

The Edgecombe County School year is now well underway with great enthusiasm. It was great to have you kick off our Teachers Convention this year. Everyone is still talking and laughing about the things you shared. Your presentation provided us with a fresh perspective on some challenging issues teachers are facing. Thanks.
Edgecombe County Schools, North Carolina

Linda took the time to survey all our participants prior to our event. Her understanding of the group was excellent. If you are looking for a speaker to either kick off or wrap up an event with energy, humor and great perspective, Linda Edgecombe is a great choice.
Insurance National Search 

Resources (Books)

BOOST, Powerful Tools to Re-energize and Re-engage You and Your Team in Crazy Times!

Do you need to give yourself and your organization an energy boost? What do you need to help you re-focus, re-energize, and re-invent how you and your team see life and work? Do you want to see your team? Increase efficiency and creativity? Increase endurance with energy to spare? Feel revitalized and positive? Be extraordinary with your clients? Be driven to be outstanding in the field? BOOST! offers a six-step plan to improve engagement, and it will be the best cleanse your team has ever experienced. Re-energizing and re-engaging your team is something you need to act on. Energy is a question of physics: what you put out you will get back.

Shift… or Get Off the Pot, 26 Simple Truths About Getting a Life

Are you shaking your head that another year is rolling along and you haven’t done what you really want to do with your life? Does the word spontaneous in your life only apply to the latest hot flash or hair loss? If this is hitting home for you, Shift Or Get Off The Pot is the book for you! Throughout this book Linda Edgecombe encourages and humours you while she has you reflecting on yourself and your life.

 

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