Conference Speakers & Topic(s)
Insightful … humorous … entertaining … even contagious … words that are often used to describe Rhonda Scharf. A speaker with the uncanny ability to look at the normal and see something quite different.
Rhonda will share some things she has learned to help you thrive in your work environment, emerging at the end of the day with a smile and a sense of accomplishment. Audiences far and wide sing her praises for her relevant and useful tips on administration, communication, and workplace effectiveness!
Rhonda is an author, speaker, trainer, and grandmother. She has earned her Certified Speaking Professional, is a member of the Canadian Speaking Hall of Fame, and is one of only 35 speakers worldwide who have earned their Global Speaking Fellow (meaning she truly has an international business), and been awarded the Spirit of CAPS award. She was the first speaker in the entire world to earn all four awards. Her peers consider Rhonda a leader in the speaking industry! Her natural warmth and sincerity are balanced by a healthy sense of the absurd, a combination that is useful in any situation.
Rhonda was one of the first Canadians to earn the “Certified Virtual Presenter” designation in 2020.
Rhonda’s professional speaking career began at age two… when her mother would offer her 25 cents to be quiet for five minutes!
Sometimes You're the Windshield - Sometimes You're the Bug!
“Sometimes You’re the Windshield – Sometimes You’re the Bug” How to take control of your own life. Sometimes life gets the better of us, and we ask “Whose life is it anyway”? When you stop living for yourself and live only for everyone else, something is missing! In this humorous keynote, Rhonda shares that not only do we all experience this feeling – it’s OK to be frustrated! Learn how to stay away from contagious negativity, look at life through a positive focus and stop blaming (whether it is the economy, government, organization, or just bad luck!) For those people that do this naturally, they will learn additional skills to keep on top! Take control of your own life is the message – and through realistic, easy, and fun approaches to change, Rhonda leaves everyone laughing about life, instead of crying – but most importantly, the knowledge on how to get back the life we want to have!