About Dr. Jackie Freiberg
Jackie is dedicated to helping leaders create BEST places where the BEST people can do their BEST work to make the world BETTER.
And rumor has it, Jackie is recognized as one of the “Top 30 Best Minds on Leadership” and is one of the most sought-after female business speakers in the nation.
Jackie is NOT into canned speeches. You will never get an off-the-shelf or ready-made speech. When you book Jackie, your speech will be “tailor made,” she will work closely with you to thread your objectives into her message and co-create a keynote that has ROI and lasting impact.
In addition to speaking, Jackie is an international bestselling author, business owner, and a leadership and culture consultant to various executive teams nationwide. She teaches graduate classes part-time at the University of San Diego, School of Leadership & Education Sciences and she also writes and speaks on the SheEconomy, a $20 Trillion female strength to know.
Her books include: the international bestseller, NUTS! Southwest Airlines’ Crazy Recipe for Business and Personal Success, its sequel GUTS!, BOOM! (7-timeless choices for inspiring leadership and accountability). NANOVATION (a how-to on innovation) and DO SOMETHING NOW and Be a PERSON OF IMPACT, two quick reads that will change your organization and your life. And most recently, CAUSE A Business Strategy for Standing Out In A Sea of Sameness. Companies that define themselves as cause-oriented stand out! They have better employee engagement, customer loyalty, stronger profitability and growth, all of which the Freibergs document in CAUSE!
Leadership: Drives Engagement and Culture
Audience Takeaways: Timeless leadership strategies for turning an average culture, average performance and average results into exceptional. Leaders will be challenged to see themselves as stewards of engagement, culture and people’s potential. How?
MODEL – If you want to improve the organization, first improve yourself, then through your example draw the best out of others.
SERVE – Show up to who and what matters.
ENABLE everyone… Pave the way for ownership and input, ask, listen, mentor and redirect when needed.
Innovation: It’s Everyone’s Job
Audience Takeaways: Proven strategies for creating a culture where teams of intrapreneurs dare to try. Jackie demystifies innovation and shows people at all levels how to own and accelerate innovation.
NOTICE and look beyond the blur of work-as-usual to discover the opportunities before you.
LEAD others to question the unquestionable, get comfortable being uncomfortable, and challenge limitations.
DISRUPT the status quo, collaborate to find new and innovative solutions, change the things that don’t seem right.
Change: Do Something Now
Audience Takeaways: Change is a constant, and leading and owning change is a requirement for ongoing success. This presentation offers strategies for driving, owning, and being the change you want to see in your organization or industry. Jackie challenges everyone to stop moaning and start doing.
See it! Notice what is holding you back, routine, white noise, frivolous distractions.
Enable it! Ideate solutions and what if ideas to life.
Do it! Be the change, reach across functional boundaries, collaborate and engage others to drive positive change.
Grow ROI: Through Purpose and Profit
Audience Takeaways: Forward thinking insights and strategies for what it takes to attract and keep great talent and earn loyal customers. In this Keynote, Jackie shares trends and data that prove the future belongs to businesses that are profitable AND improving society (businesses that are mission and cause driven).
Don’t Pitch, Enrich – A formula for attracting and gaining loyal employees and customers advocates for life.
People will work for a CAUSE – A corporate WHY might be your silver bullet.
Customers will buy for a CAUSE – Social impact and giving back… priceless!
Lead ToGetHer: Global Trends on Women, Work, Wealth and Wall Street
Audience Takeaways: If you hire HER, work with HER, market to HER, and want to own HER purchasing power, this keynote offers surprising and insightful strategies on what it takes to earn HER time, talent, attention, loyalty and wealth. Ignore HER and your business is doomed. SHE is a $20 trillion economy, it’s time to get to know HER.
• Who is SHE?
• Where will SHE work?
• Where does SHE buy?
• Why does SHE buy?
“It was an absolute joy to hear you describe how we could lead with passion and hope. Your energy, insight, and powerful illustrations lit a fire under our leaders, and I am excited to witness the transformation that follows. We were impressed at how you tied your presentation in our theme for the retreat. We eagerly look forward to hearing from you and Kevin at our October Governance Conference and witnessing similarly impressive results with our board members.”
– CHRISTUS Health
“Jackie’s engagement with us and what we stand for was exceptional and definitely contributed in having a presentation that was tailor made for Smurfit Kappa. We rarely have a speaker who is able to articulate the content of the conference with the company agenda as you did.”
– Smurfit Kappa
“The homework you did showed as you spoke from the stage. Youwere completely connected to our culture and tied it in with your message perfectly. Thank you for your attention to detail and inspiring our group with strategies to take back to their business.”
– Do it Best Corp.
“Jackie, your insightful stories and examples of businesses that have built their success on innovative leadership were right on target and very applicable. Your message really resonated with our audience.”
– Sharon Rossmark, Assistant VP, Distribution Support, Allstate Insurance Company
“Our audience really needed to hear that a sound business concept, supported by caring, enthusiastic and committed people, is sure to succeed. I appreciated the time and effort that Jackie spent customizing her message.”
– Mike Thomas, Marketing Director, Specialty Retail Operations, Hallmark Cards