Keynote Speaker – Lisa Evans
Book Lisa as your next conference keynote speaker and you will experience a dynamic female speaker who provides value and impact for your attendees.
Lisa delivers a message in a way that is entertaining and memorable, and she inspires those in her audience to take action. As your keynote speaker, Lisa will tailor a message for your event, and as a master storyteller Lisa will share stories that are relevant and relatable to her audience. In addition to keynote speaker services, Lisa has a selection of master classes and coaching programs to help attendees continue their learning into the future.
Lisa’s popular keynote speaking topics include:
Keynote speaker topic – The scenic route
When life sent her on a detour from the journey she mapped out, Lisa turned to her strengths, passion and resilience to forge a new career. Having to walk away from a 20 plus year career as a midwife, due to sudden and severe hearing loss, Lisa was faced with the challenge of re-inventing herself, and in doing so she not only found a new career but discovered her purpose. In learning to hear again using a cochlear implant Lisa realised so much more, she discovered her voice and a passion to help others speak with confidence. As one of Australia’s leading speaker coaches Lisa helps people to create an impact through speaking and storytelling. Find out how Lisa turned her hearing loss into speaking success and her journey in becoming The Story Midwife.
Keynote speaker topic – Speak up to stand out
Find out how you can be a speaker that others want to listen to! In her work as a certified speaking and storytelling coach and TEDx speaker coach, Lisa helps leaders to speak with confidence, clarity and charisma. Unless you are able to speak about what you do and why others should care, in a compelling and engaging way then you may feel like your voice is lost in a sea of noise. Lisa has worked with executives and leaders globally to help them step up and deliver high stakes presentations. Lisa will share practical tips on the art and science of speaking and storytelling, she will cover how to avoid blah blah blah trap of ‘talking head’ speaking and death by PowerPoint and share with the group how to create an engaging talk that others actually want to listen to. This session is fun, high energy and will give you plenty of tips and tools to help you become a better communicator.
TEST Keynote speaker topic – The story of you
Find the stories from the rich tapestry of your life that will inspire others. Lisa is known as The Story Midwife, and she helps people from all walks of life to bring their stories into the world. Lisa believes that we all have stories worth sharing, and in this interactive session she will show you how to turn your life events into compelling stories that will inspire others and make a positive difference. This topic is ideal as a 90-minute interactive session to include story mining exercises and story sharing activities, and can be tailored to 45-minutes or delivered as a storytelling masterclass.
Keynote speaker topic – Storytelling for Leaders: harness the best kept secret leadership communication tool
Great leaders are masters at storytelling. Lisa shares her 5 C’s of Compelling Storytelling™ framework based on the Hero’s Journey, Lisa will show you how to mine, refine and polish your everyday stories and turn them into compelling strategic narrative. Anyone can tell a story as it is natural to us, but not everyone can tell a story well. This session can be delivered as a conference session in house masterclass or interactive workshop.
Lisa’s specialty is business storytelling. She lives and breaths stories and as a certified speaker coach she helps others to share their stories on stages and conferences. Her keynote speaker content is based on her own lifetime of stories. Lisa has developed a simple framework to suit any story and plenty of practical strategies to help people turn their everyday experiences into a powerful narrative so they can speak confidently about their business
With a 20 plus year career as a health professional and an MBA, Lisa turned to speaking later in life, she is the author of three books and is highly regarded in Australia as a storytelling expert. She has been engaged to work with brands and businesses including: Beyond Bank, Bank of Queensland, BHP Billiton, City of Bassendean, AusIMM, CPA Australia, Woodside, Westpac, Mercy Care, Cancer Council Western Australia, CSIRO, Department of Defense and the City of Joondalup.