Women’s Empowerment Speaker Series

Women’s Empowerment Speaker Series

Join WEV for our Women’s Empowerment Speaker Series featuring dynamic speakers on the most relevant issues the working woman faces today. During these one-hour sessions, participants will gain a deeper sense of self and learn practical tools for developing their leadership potential in the workplace.

SAY WHAT?! How to Communicate Anything to Anyone

with Dr. Kathy Gruver

12:00-1:00 PM

The right combination of communication skills, improvisation and psychology will help ensure your message is heard, effective and productive. Whether you are speaking to coworkers, team members, bosses or in front of an audience, the strategies shared in this workshop will up your communication game and allow you to accomplish more with less misunderstanding and confusion.

You will learn:

  • The different types and styles of communication.
  • How to approach people using their language to get your message heard and your objectives met.
  • Quick ways to think on your feet.
  • Techniques to deal with conflict and difficult conversations, whether you’re meditating between two or on either side of a disagreement.
  • How to be comfortable speaking in front of a group.
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Meet The Speaker

Dr. Kathy Gruver

Dr. Kathy Gruver is an award-winning author, professional speaker, and ACC certified coach with over 30 years of experience in mind/body medicine and human behavior. An entertainer and educator imbuing all of her programs with practicality and passion.

With a West Coast mentality and an East Coast delivery her humorous, down to earth and engaging style has captivated hundreds of audiences on four continents, three cruise ships and a handful of islands. It’s been her true honor to have delivered two TEDx talks.

Kathy has written eight books which have garnered 12 awards, hosted a TV series based on her first book, developed a stress reduction program for the US military, and cohosts the Fire and Earth Podcast. She has penned countless articles and appears regularly as a guest on radio, TV and in print media. She recently appeared on the Dr. Phil Show. She has earned her PhD in natural health and has studied mind-body medicine at the famed Benson Henry Institute for Mind-Body Medicine at Harvard. Kathy currently lives in Santa Barbara, California with her boyfriend, her guinea pig Listo and her cat Aleister. For fun and stress relief Kathy does flying trapeze and plays dungeons and dragons.

Past Speakers

Nicole Kalil

Founder and Chief Woman Whisperer of Nicole Kalil

Dr. Tega Edwin

Owner of Her Career Doctor

Christine McKay

CEO & Founder of Venn Negotiation

Please call us at (805) 232-3089 with questions.