At Stacie Speaker Coaching we help leaders stop avoiding conflict and lean in to the hard conversations through a communication foundation built on trust leading to extraordinary results.
- We work with leadership and staff to improve communication skills through a foundation built on trust, openness and a willingness to strengthen relationships and company success.
- We help organizations with conflict reduction through training and implementation; knowing conflict itself is inevitable, ineffective and harmful responses to conflict can be avoided, and effective and beneficial responses to conflict can be learned.
- We actively listen and help get to the center of a challenge quickly.
- We have a passion for bringing connection and conversations into the office environment so everyone has a voice.
- Reduction in meeting lengths by 20% and communication is improved and streamlined
- Organizations increased overall employee engagement by 15%; better overall attendance
- Leaders have improved time management and gained back almost 3+ hours each week in their schedule
- Improvement in presentation skills allowing leaders to present from their unique style and tailor their message to the audience.
PRIVATE 1:1 COACHING
This program is made up of personalized one-on- one sessions between coach and client. We will explore your vision, create a strategy, implement the tools and create an action plan to move you forward towards your professional goals.
GROUP COACHING & TRAINING
These interactive group coaching 6, 8 or 10-week workshops takes place on-site, and offer the participants instruction, training and individual coaching which encourages self-learning and exploration.
TEAM TRAINING WORKSHOPS
These one or two-day workshops offer instruction, training, and coaching which encourages collaboration and building a cohesive team who commits to the overall success of the team.
Stacie Speaker has a very unique and effective coaching style. She is smart, motivated and has the right personality to drive your business. She quickly understood my challenges and together we created a solid action plan to move my company forward. Her realistic and easy-to-talk-to approach made her very relatable to the team and the return on investment was invaluable.
When I first started working with Stacie I was at a crossroad, should I stay at my current company or move on. She is a very compassionate listener and helped me identify the undercurrent of what was happening and the crux of what I needed. I was able to decipher what was at the heart of the issue for me.
I felt I wasn’t being valued or acknowledged in my position and I wanted to be seen as a leader.
She helped me gain the confidence to be more assertive and find my own voice which has been a big breakthrough for me. I had a great conversation with my boss about the goals I want to achieve for my career and together we put an action plan in place, giving me more responsibility to help grow and manage the business and myself.
As an external consultant, Stacie has a great collaborative approach that enables her to partner well and in turn creates or adapts her content to meet the needs of customers.
Her sessions are designed around useful content yet it is more her delivery and application that gets results. Stacie is a great presenter, and her fun role-play exercises, case studies reflection and instant action planning that make the sessions interactive, fun and engaging. Feedback from participants include that she is a passionate easy going coach and great to work with.
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Thank you for taking the time to check out my website to learn a little about me and if we are going to work together which I hope we do.
Now on with a few fun facts…
My name is Stacie Speaker, born, raised and still living in California and yes, “Speaker” is my given name.
I earned my degree in Communications from CSU Fullerton. After graduation, I worked in Hollywood behind the scenes on the Warner Bros. hit tv shows, “Friends”, “Murphy Brown” and the Universal film, “Jurassic Park; The Lost World”, and Sony’s “Wild Things”. Years later I transitioned to the corporate side where I helped market kids’ toys for the largest entertainment licensing and toy manufacturing companies in the world, The Walt Disney Company, DreamWorks Animation, Rovio, JAKKS Pacific and Mattel.
I was happy in the world of entertainment and toys, I spent the last 20 years of my life building relationships, communities, listening and helping people solve problems, giving a voice to people who were too shy to speak up. Being part of two interwoven industries which created memories, a way to dream bigger, experience emotions for kids of all ages, through the movies and toys we produced was and is a privilege I will never forget.
I’ve been extremely fortunate to have met and been influenced by some amazing people in both industries, actors/actresses, producers, directors, VPs, SVPs & CEOs. I’ve learned invaluable lessons on how to communicate with passion, empathy, laughter, and important lessons on using words, tone, and non-verbal language which can make or break a team and ultimately a company. I’ve experienced my share of conflict, being passed over for a promotion, not being taken seriously, not being heard or valued as a team member, being harassed and sometimes bullied.
There is always a place for improvement, lessons to be learned, knowledge to pass along and I knew it was time to take a chance and start my own company where I could help leaders improve upon their communication foundation and deal with conflict before it takes over the office culture.
Now more than ever, there are so many mixed messages, so much frustration, disbelief and anger and working with leaders to lean in and face the internal and external conflicts head on and not avoid the problems is what I am passionate about.
We need leaders who create the opportunity for people to have conversations, to be heard so they can create organizations of inclusion, diversity, and compassion which will result in a successful business model.
FREE 30 MINUTE COMMUNICATION CALL
Start your communication journey today. Let’s talk about your conversation skills and get clarity on your style by booking a discovery call with Stacie.