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Silvia is an engaging speaker and moderator. She has a unique ability to entertain an audience with candor. She inspires greatness.

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Change is Economic

Advancing economic growth by changing the current landscape of leadership

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CHANGE IS ECONOMIC

Advancing economic growth by changing the current landscape of leadership

The focus of this talk is to identify new opportunities, outline common pitfalls, and prioritize immediate needs over long-term success strategies in changing the way we lead companies. Gender inequality is not only a pressing moral and social issue but also a critical economic opportunity. The McKinsey Global Institute Found that advancing women’s equality can add $12 trillion to global growth alone. This include changing the landscape of our current leadership models.  Startups are commonly challenging the status quo and innovating dating systems as are emerging technologies like blockchain that give us an opportunity to evolve this vision for the future even further – one that is inclusive, collaborative and community-driven.  I have seen first-hand what to avoid when companies are on an unhealthy trajectory and know what it takes to turn that around and develop a clear execution pathway to meet business goals. If we want to build something that is meaningful we must let ourselves be inspired by new ideologies and technologies that will lead us into a new future.  In this talk, I will discuss how to effectively build, scale, and lead –  by adopting leadership styles and best practices that visionary CEOs embody to accelerate success.

Future of Leadership

How to change the way we lead for a more prosperous, inclusive future

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Future of  Leadership

Why  to be a force of positive influence amidst dated leadership models.

The current model of leadership, especially within fast-growing startups, is broken. Companies and individual leaders are steeped in outdated operations, “bro culture” and non-inclusive attitudes. This affects everything from employee morale to the bottom line.  In this talk, I will discuss effective leadership methods that inspire CEOs, executive, and those around them to maximize engagement, motivation, and overall success. I will outline the advantages of inclusive and diverse company cultures, revealing a practical system for becoming a true leader of leaders.

Future of Work

How the rise of technology is changing the way we live and lead.

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Future of Work

How the rise of technology is changing the way we live and lead.

We are in the midst of a momentous transformation in the way we work. Advances in technology, automation, and remote workforces are disrupting the status quo and redefining how we live. The rise of the freelance economy and decentralized teams is giving us new opportunities to rethink labor laws, work benefits, emotional wellbeing, and mindfulness at work. It is expected that within 10 years, freelancers will constitute a majority of the US workforce, and recent research in behavioral psychology has found that nontraditional work environments can significantly increase productivity and employee wellbeing. By prioritizing emotional safety, resilience and compassion in the workplace, we now have the opportunity to co-work with friends, live with co-workers, and collaborate across different verticals.

In this talk, I’ll discuss how these factors interplay to drive change, break through barriers, and cross-cultural divides. The future of work is also a real opportunity to change legislation, labor laws, and evaluate the systemic issues that frequently push women out of the workforce (or prevent them from accelerating).

THE ART OF FAILING FORWARD

Mindset practices to get you to where you want to be.

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THE ART OF FAILING FORWARD

Mindset practices to get you to where you want to be.

The path to success is paved with bricks of failure. Every successful person will tell you how mistakes (and sometimes even colossal failures) are inevitable in the pursuit of growth, progress, and pushing the envelope.  Learning how to navigate the emotional landscape of this journey without letting fear rule the decision-making process is a key stepping stone to achievement. In this talk, I will share my personal experiences, and the principles and psychological enablers that ensure my success. I will discuss the mindsets and skill sets necessary to stay highly motivated, maintain momentum and truly thrive.

WELLNESS: THE KEY TO SUCCESS

How to leverage healthy habits and psychological enablers for success.

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HEALTHY HABITS: THE KEY TO GROWING YOUR BUSINESS

How to leverage healthy habits and psychological enablers for success.

In this 24/7 world, it’s become almost impossible to avoid burnout, especially for CEOs and executives. It is very common to get stuck in overwhelm or live in a state of perpetual exhaustion in order to meet company goals. It’s easy to neglect personal well-being even though it’s inextricably linked to long-term/sustainable success. In this talk, I will explore how to build resources we can draw upon in times of heightened stress to increase performance, productivity, and motivation. Understanding the connection between our body, mind,  and lifestyle choices is key to self-leadership and the leadership of others.

6 ESSENTIALS FOR DYNAMIC LIVING

How to practice freedom as a discipline in this increasingly fluid world.

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6 ESSENTIALS FOR DYNAMIC LIVING

How to practice freedom as a discipline in this increasingly fluid world.

In this talk, I share the six essential principles I’ve followed to achieve the success and high level of satisfaction I have in my life. Studies in behavioral psychology show that we are more likely to succeed if we are in favorable environments that support our efforts. I will share how I built a business aligned with my personal values to drive the impact and change I want to see in this world. I will tell you what I’ve learned from living in seven different countries while managing clients and teams remotely over the past 13 years. I will show you how I practice freedom as a discipline, and why this keeps me feeling inspired, motivated, and fulfilled.

Additional Topics
  • Understanding the Art of Living in Flow
  • Procrastination as a key to Productivity
  • Building the courage.  Mindsets and psychological enablers
  • Living with PTSD – Why trauma lives in the body

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