High Energy, Interactive Speaker

Diana helps leaders worldwide to connect with their authentic voice and presence for inspirational personal performance. Her talks invite audiences into a ‘rehearsal room’ to experience a blend of stories, case studies, playful interactions and coaching pointers. They leave the room invigorated and uplifted.

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Speaking Topics

Your Story Shapes Who You Are

Diana reveals how your life story is your best asset and profoundly shapes your presence and your voice. Learn how to leverage your story for your ‘brand clarity’ as a leader and to serve those you lead.

Claim The ‘I’

Diana explores why it is essential to be your own talent scout to raise your visibility and how to stop hiding behind ‘we’ and step into ‘I’ with integrity.

True Voice

Great communication requires fitness for the job. It is anything but a soft skill! Diana demonstrates how the power of intention directs your voice as a leader and helps you access your full range of expression and energy to inspire and influence.

The Soul’s Campfire

Diana invites a reawakening of your creativity and imagination to ignite the inner fire of your courage, confidence, and purpose as a leader. Expect the interactive power of play.

“Diana brought such energy, passion and wisdom to us…what an inspiration!”

Lisa Telford, Portfolio Talent Director, Montagu Private Equity

If you are booking Diana for a talk you are making a great choice and obviously value working with reliable, committed people who will do their very best for you!

Client Labs

Lead from Your Story

Before your audience, team, clients and other stakeholders can care about what you know, they have to know who you are. Your story is your best asset. Now is the perfect time to discover your story, connect to your ‘why’ and harness your experience to bring your fullest self forward. Learn how to leverage the insights and messages from your story in service to others and inspire confidence and commitment.

Communication Fitness

Learn the fast track ‘3 C’s’ for great communication, presenting and pitching. Make your messages land every time in every environment using the art of simple, fail-proof rehearsal methods.

Leadership Expression: In Your Own Voice 

Experience the power of great language. Surprise and surpass yourself as you make words your own even when you are not the author of them and upgrade the power of your speaking. Powerful learning through dramatic texts applied to your critical communication in business.

Your Impact and Influence is Not a One-Size-Fits-All

Understand the relationship between your environments and your performance. Learn how to be fully present, and how to prepare yourself, not just your content for results.

Your Personal Leadership Brand DNA

Take a ‘Brand Audit’ to explore, surface and craft how you want to be seen and heard as a leader, how you communicate your vision and values, and how you uniquely show up to inspire those you lead.

Improvisation For Leading In The Moment

Live format only
Leaders today are navigating ever changing organisational structures, rationalised resources and environments charged with increasing uncertainty. To successfully meet these demands requires optimism, curiosity and responsive agility. Improvisation and play are powerful resources for increasing creative leadership ‘fitness.’ These processes prime the pump for better quality thinking by opening the body, heart, mind, and senses. Through improvisation and play we are energised and in flow. We are fully present and open to possibility. Our courage and confidence is ignited. We inspire ourselves and those we lead. And how alive we feel in the act!

Inspiration = Energy

Live format only
This a creative, playful ‘tune up’ for your authentic voice and presence. Come prepared to surprise yourself as you connect to your sources of inspiration and understand how to tap into your amazing energy range for higher quality impact and engagement.

“The process of working with Diana was liberating. ..She released a power in me that I never knew I possessed”

Leila Khazaneh, General Counsel, former Managing Director JPMorgan

If you are booking Diana for a Masterclass you are making a great choice and obviously value working with reliable, committed people who will do their very best for you!

Coaching

As your coach it’s my privilege and passion to serve and support you on your transformative journey of performing as you. It begins with connecting first to yourself, deeply and truthfully, and then to the world. It means harnessing the life force of your experience and wisdom, your talents and gifts, your creative energy and your sources of inspiration.

The great news is that my coaching approach gets fast and sustainable results. You won’t be locked into a long, slow process. You already have all the resources you need to perform as you - it just takes a bit of guided awareness and practice to access and activate these resources and enjoy the lucrative results.

As your coach

  • I’ll show you the difference between preparing your content and preparing yourself and upgrade and upskill you in both.
  • I’ll give you the tools for staying centered and resilient when you’re feeling under pressure, anxious or stressed.
  • I’ll challenge the stories that no longer serve you and help you craft new ones that are much more accurate and powerful.
  • I’ll get you unstuck from your default zone and help you discover all your choices for impact to be more authentic, more confident and more credible.
  • I’ll liberate your voice for more effective expression
  • I’ll support you in manifesting your vision and goals
  • I’ll be a mirror to reflect your strengths and unique gifts so you really see them, believe them and use them with intention and integrity
  • I’ll keep the fire in your belly igniting your wonderful aliveness.

I look forward to the opportunity to hear your story, to fortify, support, nudge, and challenge you. I look forward to creating together with you those transformative ‘ah ha’ moments when you exhale and feel something shift inside you and there is no going back. I will applaud and celebrate you as you step into your fullest self and perform as you.

“Diana is the most impressive coach that I have ever had the pleasure to work with… I have learnt so much from Diana in such a short space of time. I am constantly surprised by her and her unique perspective on business performance. She has empowered me to think, feel and behave differently and after 30 years that is quite an extraordinary thing. ”

Jo Palmer former Director, Divestment, Development & Group Property
Lloyds Banking Group

If you are booking Diana for a Coaching session you are making a great choice and obviously value working with reliable, committed people who will do their very best for you!