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Climbing to Success – Lessons Learned From The Summit

JoAnne challenged her own inner obstacles to summit 14,411 ft. Mt. Rainier and discovered the secret to making friends with fear.  Shortly after the climb she used these tools to launch a successful coaching and speaking business.  JoAnne now shares the secrets of business success she learned on the expedition.

Learning Objectives:

  • Be inspired and motivated to live your true purpose and full potential.
  • Discover a doubt-removal system that works in your personal and professional life.
  • Learn the three keys to designing and achieving your dreams and goals every day.

The Confidence Factor:  7 Myths You Must Shatter to Unleash Your Confidence

You have exactly the amount of confidence we need.  Confidence isn’t a thing you have, it is a thing you grow.  In this fast-paced, interactive presentation, audiences will learn and experience the superpowers we all have to boost our confidence.


  • Discover 7 Myths about confidence and how to overcome them
  • Learn superpowers you can use every day to boost your confidence
  • Experience simple exercises to improve your self-esteem.

Productivity Isn’t a Conversation – It’s a Party

Many people have learned about being productive, but not usually about real productivity. JoAnne specializes in teaching the HOW of getting the things done that improve our work and home lives.

Does your inability to get the important things done eat into your self-confidence?  If only you were more efficient, more motivated, better somehow, you would have everything working perfectly.  In Productivity Isn’t A Conversation, JoAnne teaches the secret to balancing breakthrough results and a fulfilling life.


  • Ditch your To-Do lists entirely
  • Build and sustain momentum and motivation, no matter how big the task
  • Stop feeling guilty when you say no.

See JoAnne In Action


“When I asked JoAnne to speak at a SMU Cox BBA Mentor networking function I knew she would inspire us.   But we all left with vastly more.  Her presentation was exciting and eye-opening to each attendee seeking to reach the top of their career.

Steven D. Dalrymple

Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch

“With well finessed humor and warmth, JoAnne provided inspiration for all of us to ‘wear their suit‘ and face our potential of freedom and a higher quality of life.  Her conversational style captivated the audience.  I highly recommend JoAnne for all speaking venues.”

Ed McCamey

DTM, President, Prospeak Toastmasters

“JoAnne makes a GREAT connection with the audience.  Her presentation gave me a lot to think about.  Thank you for the reminder that our life can change with different thinking.  She makes you feel like you can move forward too!”

Ron Hunt

President, McKinney Business Alliance

“We so enjoyed your enthusiasm and the message you delivered to the sales team.  You reminded everyone to focus on what is important to them, and to clarify their goals and what they need to do to achieve them.”

Tina DeLacerda

Senior Vice President, Allegiance Title

“Thank you for your engaging presentation. We heard great feedback from our leadership teams.  “JoAnne really made me reconsider something I had decided not to pursue.”

Kandyce Mumm

Sr. Engineering Manager, TCMA , Rockwell Collins Leadership Association

“In the The Confidence Factor, JoAnne shared how we can use our “superpowers” to expand our confidence. My favorite quote was “When you change your viewpoint of yourself; you access your creative genius.” She went on to add, “Be it before you become it.”

Wendy LaSage

Member, Plaid Flower Mound Circle

“JoAnne delivers her gift with pizzazz.  I love the way she walked through the audience, built suspense, and kept them engaged.  Her inspiring talk translated to each audience member “you can do this too!”

Barbara Larrabee

Booking Agent, Speaker's Agency

“Thanks for sharing your story with our group!  JoAnne’s pleasant spirit, sincerity and compassion easily translate as she shares her story. So glad for the inspiration and wisdom she gave our members.”

Elizabeth Thresher

Programs Coordinator, Women’s Business Council – Southwest

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