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Engaging. Captivating. Humorous. Effective. Passionate.
is a speaker, consultant, trainer, and author who strives in her
work to connect people to possibilities and to each other. Her
savvy yet down-to-earth style have helped dozens of professionals
and companies to realize their true potential and professional
Loris highly energized and enthusiastic approach, and magical stories,
inspire her audiences to take action. A member of the National
Speakers Association, she has mesmerized thousands of people with
a variety of topics ranging from the humorously edu-taining Schmoozing:
Meet, Greet and Speak with Ease to weighty business topics
such as More Than a Quick Fix: Organizational Change that
Lori owns Partners for Progress, a management consulting firm dedicated
to helping organizations achieve and maintain a sustainable competitive
advantage in their marketplace. Shes authored myriad books,
articles and workbooks including Critical
SHIFT: The Future of Quality in Organizational Performance
Trainers Tell: 55 Ready-to-Use Stories to Make Training Stick.
Her latest book, Wake
Me Up When the Data is Over: How Organizations Use Stories to
Drive Results, debuted in the top one hundred books on
Amazon and is already a best-seller.
Having earned two Masters, in business and in counseling, and a B.S. in
psychology, Lori shares a fascinating perspective with her audiences.