Keynote Speaker

Laura Khalil shares leadership skills to improve individual and organizational performance.

She speaks on women's empowerment, career development, negotiation and verbal self-defense. Her presentations are ideal for conference keynotes, workshops, off-sites, leadership retreats, webinars, entrepreneurs and women’s events. 

She has spoken to audiences at WeWork, Consumers Energy, Zingtrain, Creative Mornings, Detroit Startup Week, The Moth, Women 2.0, Intermitten, Ladies Get Paid, Bamboo Detroit, Detroit Writing Room, SheHive and many more. 

Here’s what you can expect working with me:

  • Prompt and professional communication.

  • A personal phone consultation prior to your event, so we can better understand how I can best serve you and your audience.

  • A professionally prepared, dynamically delivered presentation focused on achieving the outcomes you want.

  • A quick follow-up after the event, to ensure I met your expectations and where you can offer any feedback.

To book Laura, please email: laura@forceofbadassery.com

Frequently Requested Talk and Programs

Each can be modified from a 30 minute talk to a multi-week workshop. I work with all my clients to tailor my talk to their audience and am open to your suggestions.

Discover Your True North

Develop the clarity to lead an inspired, fulfilling life by uncovering your true values and learning to set goals that are aligned.

The Habit of Courage

Discover the traits common to the most courageous people on the planet and how you can make courage a habit.

Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

If you've even been told to "fake it til you make it" this is for you. Learn the traits of imposter syndrome, the surprising ways it shows up and several strategies for how to address feelings of unworthiness, feeling like a phony and fear of being "found out".

Courageous Communication

Learn how to respond when you don't know what to say to micro aggressions and unconscious biases. Learn communication skills to work better together, be more productive and build inclusive workplaces.

The Power of Influence

Understand the keys mastering influence to build your career, foster collaborative teams and manage projects.

Developing Your Personal Brand

Learn the keys to developing a unique brand personality that stands out and grows your business or career.