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Ann Sharpsteen is an author, speaker and business strategist who speaks on topics of goal-setting, work-life balance, leadership and personal development.

Ann's high-energy keynotes and workshops empower audiences with practical, powerful "reset" tactics and strategies for moving forward, pivoting and affecting positive change and balance in business and life.  

To inquire about having Ann speak at your event, use the contact form below or call 828.606.2141. 

SPEAKING TOPICS:

                                                           For Women's Conferences & Associations:

Ready. Set. Reset!  The Art of Fearlessly Rebooting Your Life
Learn how to get unstuck, re-inspired and strategize a new plan forward.

Length: 60 minutes plus optional Q&A (breakout session and ½ day workshop also available)

Are you overwhelmed by your to-do list?  Want to improve your health?  Launch that big idea or business you’ve always wanted to launch?  Write a book?  Or, do you simply need a more balanced work-life, but are feeling stuck?  No matter your dream, you will walk away from this presentation inspired and equipped with powerful practical life strategies and an actionable plan for reaching your goals.  In this high-energy, uplifting & engaging presentation, Ann shares real life experiences (including her own as a television & podcast producer, author of the acclaimed Johnny Cash book, I Walked the Line, and as a domestic violence survivor) to inspire women and men to make positive change in their lives.

Ann’s passion is to encourage you to find your voice, identify your calling and recognize that times of upheaval and “being stuck” are exciting opportunities for breakthroughs and new direction.  Ann’s mission is to empower, entertain and encourage women and men as to the possibilities that exist for all of us when we make small bold changes in our lives. That is when we can reach our full potential in life and at work.

In this keynote, Ann will walk the audience through a 7-step process for resetting their lives, as well as:

-       How to achieve a work-life reset & successfully navigate challenges and disruption
-       Release negative self-talk and worry
-       Be confident when your world/day is falling apart
-       Be authentic and honest to your passions & values
-       Develop strategies for focusing daily on goals and making progress
-       Break old habits and create new ones that last
-       Set boundaries and confidently say “no”
-       Ask for what you want, and get it
-       Prioritize what really matters
-       Create a nurturing support network
-       Reinvent yourself
-       And, regain control of your life.

Topics covered:  Work-Life Balance, Decision-Making, Goal-Setting, Motivation, Personal Growth, Productivity, Leadership Development, Peak/High Performance, Time Management, Accountability


                                                    Corporate/Non-Profit/Association Presentation:

The Art of the Reset:  7 Steps to a Complete Work-Life Reset
How simple life changes can translate to extraordinary success and a new work-life balance

Length: 60 minutes plus optional Q&A (breakout session and ½ day workshop also available)
(Note: Ann will tailor this presentation specifically to your organization or association’s needs.)

In this high-energy high impact presentation, Ann walks the audience through a 7-step process for resetting one’s life and enjoying a refreshing new balanced work-life.  Your team members will leave this presentation inspired with a creative new mindset toward goals and will be energized and equipped with powerful practical strategies to increase productivity and reach their full potential in and out of the workplace.

Ann shares real life inspirational experiences (including her own as a television & podcast producer, author of the acclaimed Johnny Cash book, I Walked the Line, and as a domestic violence survivor) to inspire as to the possibilities that exist when we begin to make bold positive changes in our lives.  

In this keynote, audience members will walk away having learned:

-       A proven system for getting unstuck and staying focused on goals
-       Strategies for transforming challenges & obstacles into opportunities
-       How to break old habits and create new ones that last
-       Exactly how to strategize a plan forward
-       How to confront change and chaos with confidence
-       How to identify your gifts and strengths & leverage them for success
-       Strategies for focusing daily on goals and making progress
-       How setbacks are rife with opportunity for course corrections

Topics covered: Work-Life Balance, Productivity, Motivation, Peak/High Performance, Goal-Setting, Personal Growth, Time Management, Accountability, Communication, Leadership Development, Team Building


                                                                      For College/High School:

Ready. Set. Reset!  7 Steps to Making Your Mark in this World BEFORE You Graduate

In this high-energy highly interactive presentation, Ann shares real life inspirational experiences (including her own as a television, music video and podcast producer & author of the acclaimed Johnny Cash book, I Walked the Line) to inspire students as to the possibilities that exist when we make small bold changes in our lives.  Students will walk away with a new outlook and excitement about what they can accomplish today!

Students will learn:
-       An easy 5-step strategy for achieving goals.
-       How to figure out what you want to do with your life, when you have no earthly idea.
-       How to make HUGE strides toward life success while still in school.
-       How to survive when it feels like your life is falling apart.
-       You are the five people you spend the most time with – choose your inner circle carefully!
-       How to confidently say “no.”
-       How to turn challenges & tough times into a blueprint for success.
-       If it’s not classy, don’t do it.
-       And, the importance of being kind.

Length: 60 minutes plus optional Q&A

Topics covered:  Decision-making, Goal-Setting, Motivation, Personal Growth, Self-Esteem, Productivity, Leadership Development


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