Adrean Turner is a Certified Professional Coach, Training Expert and Speaker. Her interactive, engaging and informative presentations are tailored to meet client needs.
- To host or speak at your next meeting or seminar
- To conduct a workshop
- To schedule a media interview
- To be an expert panelist
- To facilitate a team meeting or group session
These sessions are tailored for delivery to audience type of professionals, entrepreneurs, business and non-profit organizations. Fees vary based on group size and content.
Leadership: Unleash Your Power of Influence
Leadership is a trait that is developed over time based on specific characteristics and actions. Everyone has the ability to lead regardless of position or title. This presentation provides case studies and strategies for effective leadership. Attendees learn the power of influence, persuasion techniques and practical behaviors that enhance leadership abilities at all levels in an organization.
Customers expect companies to know their individual needs and personalize the experience. Excellent customer service is an essential part of an organizations business model. This session provides resources and exercises to understand principles of effective customer service and strategies to engage customers and build loyalty. Attendees participate in role-play scenarios to gain confidence and knowledge. Successful understanding and implementation ultimately enhances the customer experience and improves employee productivity in managing customer expectations.
Productivity and Time Management Solutions with SMART Goals
Most people understand the importance of goal setting, but approximately 80 percent of people never set goals for themselves. And of the 20 percent of the population that does set goals, roughly 70 percent fail to achieve the goals they have set for themselves. It is well documented that individuals who frame organizational imperatives into goals that are meaningful and personally relevant achieve results more quickly and effectively increase productivity in the workplace. These actions inherently position them for career advancement opportunities. This session offers a new perspective on SMART goals by exploring the latest research regarding motivation and goal setting. Techniques are provided to pinpoint goal benefits, detect obstacles, identify short term actions, manage time stealing activities and prioritize responsibilities to inspire results that maximize performance.
Personal Branding: Own Your Reputation
Personal branding is an essential tool for career success. Your brand is not what you do but who you are and the values you represent. Because your resume or business card doesn’t tell your whole story, successful branding helps individuals develop a reputation for advancement to create effective and meaningful engagement with business associates and customers. Participants are guided through a series of activities to identify and maintain a strong brand that enhances professional success. This session is beneficial for employees at all levels of a corporation, professionals and entrepreneurs.
What are people saying?
Thank you so much for such an engaging and informative training session. Our Admission Sales Team gave you RAVE reviews. This is the first time in my 15 years of planning training and development that each person on the team had all positive feedback. You kept the group engaged the entire time, and gave practical tools that will take us the to the next level. ”
-Cindy Whitaker, Human Resource Director, The International Culinary Center
Coach Adrean is the best. I have attended several of her seminars. She is engaging, funny and an inspirational. I have always had a passion for event planning but didn’t know how to get started especially since I am working full time. Coach Adrean provided resources, information and connections to put me on the path of pursuing my dream. I still have some work to do but her services and encouragement was just what I needed to get focused and get started. I highly recommend her if you’re looking to partner with someone that cares about her clients’ success.”
-DeElva Ashmore, Health Care Professional/ Entrepreneur
I recently took a Team Building seminar from Adrean: it was excellent! Starting with her welcoming presence as I entered the room, the experience was entirely positive. Not only did Adrean treat the material at the right level for the time allotted, she also did a great job engaging the whole class allowing participants’ experience and perspective enrich the whole: active learning in the best sense. I look forward to working with Adrean in the future.”
-Stuart Bush, Ph.D., Executive Director, The Open Link
Everything I want to be I see in Coach Adrean. She reminded me how possible it is to be successful in my life and career.
-Carisa Perez, Business Professional
A workplace conflict study says that 85% of employees at all levels in an organization experience conflict to some degree. Managing conflict is essential to improve business performance, employee satisfaction and the customer experience. This session provides resources and practical examples to understand ways to resolve conflicts that are disruptive or unproductive for team success. Attendees of this class will use exercises and role-play scenarios to gain skills to successfully navigate through conflict and improve communication within teams. Successful understanding and implementation of key skills will result increase team performance and productivity.
Effective decision making is a crucial business skill that employees and organizations must embrace to improve relationships and performance.This session provides resources and practical concepts to understand ways to resolve problems in a group setting. Attendees use exercises and participate in a group problem-solving activity to successfully understand key strategies. Masterful comprehension and implementation of skills will result in increased team performance and problem solving capabilities.
Effective communication is a skill that enhance the trust and reputation or an organization and is a crucial component for individual career success. This session provides techniques, skill based approaches and practical examples to understand ways to increase communication skills and build impactful workplace relationships. Each participant discovers their communication style and develops a personal plan to immediately implement for greater success and productivity.
Building Productive Teams
Team building is an essential element for business success. During this session attendees use key principles and exercises to develop effective teams, increase engagement and grow professional relationships to achieve corporate/committee goals.
Strategies to Enhance Creativity
Essential to building brands, attracting buyers, and forging unique bonds with customers, creativity is also a key ingredient to business innovation and success. Companies that embrace creativity outperform rivals in revenue growth and market share. Individuals that demonstrate innovate talents are highly valued, exude leadership and directly influence opportunities for greater career success. This session defines characteristics of creative organizations, ways to foster innovation and exercises to enhance creative skills and improve engagement.
Effective Meeting Facilitation
Good facilitation can make the difference between success and failure. Group situations involve complex discussions biased by different views and interests. Effective moderation requires skills and tools such as problem solving, decision making, team management and communication. Attendees of this workshop learn core skills (team dynamics, 5 dysfunctions or a team and behaviors of high functioning teams) and techniques to increase team performance and contributions in meeting settings. Successful understanding of these concepts will increase employee productivity and improve cooperation and collaboration among co-workers and team members.
What are people saying?
It is my pleasure to recommend Adrean for her training, coaching and leadership abilities. As an Adjunct Professor Adrean is easily able to relate her career experiences to the coursework which enhances the education and learning of the students. Adrean’s instruction and professionalism has consistently received the highest evaluation scores. You can be sure that any project or assignment Adrean is involved in will be successful because of her commitment and dedication to the success of others.
-Kevin Mitchell, Ph.D., Collegiate Teaching and Administration
After attending several of Adrean’s workshops, I am compelled to recommend her insightful coaching abilities to others. I was very impressed with her positive message and talented approach in keeping her audience engaged. All levels within any organization would benefit from Adrean’s directive.”
-Paula Kamp, Non-Profit Business Executive
Adrean is a powerful Facilitator and Motivational Speaker. She is a highly trained Life Coach who excels in her field. She utilizes the various Social Media tools available for equipping her followers with strength and encourgement to “Keep Going!”
-Gisele Quarterman, Entrepreneurial Consultant
I felt so inspired to do the things I need to and continue pursuing my goals.
-Tracy Jackson, Business Professional