Candy's style is fun and interactive with practical "how-to" take-away content. Her expertise is business communication, gender differences and marketing and promotion.
She is the author of Gender Games: Doing Business with the Opposite Sex and co-author of The Australian & New Zealand Public Relations Manual, the recognised textbook in colleges and universities in both countries.
While the Lady Mayoress of Sydney she gave the keynote address at a fundraising event that raised $1 million dollars in one night!
Candy has a Master's Degree in Human Resources Management and Coaching, is an internationally accredited speaker, and Past President of the National Speakers Association of Australia.
Speaking and Workshop Topics include ...
How to make your Message - Stand Out!
Packaging your communication so it is received, understood & acted upon.
How to make your Business - Stand Out!
Tips & strategies on how to promote your business for little or no cost.
Don't Just Stand there - Stand Out!
The latest in presentation, negotiation & networking skills
How to make your Relationships - Out-Standing!
Communication: What Goes Wrong & How to Fix It.
How to make your workplace - Out-Standing!
Gender Games: Working with the Opposite Sex
Candy involved every member of the group and used a variety of activities to ensure skills and knowledge gained would be transferred back to the workplace. Several months later, the team is still talking about what they learned.
- Commonwealth Bank
Over the past five years I've attended many executive programs and would have to say that I walked away from Candy's with more understanding and practicable, instantly applicable skills, than from any other program. It was a terrific day.
- Network Ten
Your interactive and enthusiastic style of presentation was inspirational, motivating participants to work collectively as an industry. The workshop gave us the clear steps and commitment we needed to ensure our vision could become a reality.
- Private Hospitals Association (WA)
We have received dozens of letters from our customers on your thought provoking, educational and interactive presentation. They loved it!
- Hunter Douglas
You challenged my team, gave them skills they could easily apply and inspired them to look at things differently. The results are already starting to flow...
As always, your presentation was both informative and relevant and one of the most popular over the two days. We appreciate the time and effort you put into making this presentation.
- NSW Local Government PR Assoc
For the last two years Candy has run a presentations skill program for our volunteer tour guides. The transformation is always remarkable. They arrive nervous and unsure of themselves and finish the day presenting with confidence, flair and passion.
- Powerhouse Discovery Centre
With our business growing rapidly we needed a speaker who would motivate the troops and give them the tools to move forward. Candy's keynote presentation achieved this and more! Everyone loved her!
- Amalgamated Pest Control