As a speaker, Liz Uram teaches leaders, teams, and individuals how to bridge the gap between strategy and execution. She also works one-on-one with people who need help putting their plans into action. As a result of her work, people say they have more focus and direction and know what steps they need to take to get the results they want.
She has over 15 years practicing, studying, and teaching leadership principles, she is an Amazon.com best-selling author. Her most recent book is called The Power of Personal Leadership: Smart Leaders Know Success Is An Inside Job.
Liz got her start in leadership in the brokerage industry in 2002 while working at Wells Fargo Investments. Over the course of her career she held the roles of supervisor, department manager, senior manager, and director. She led teams in operations, customer service, and sales where she had the opportunity to work with great people to achieve great results.
Liz has been a lifelong learner of leadership and professional development. During her corporate career she signed up for every training opportunity offered and attended a nine-month long leadership program which was instrumental in her career development. She has a bachelor’s degree in Organization Leadership from Bethel University. She has read well over 100 books on leadership, business, and personal development.
Liz has been teaching others leadership principles since 2010 when she started her company The Coach & Mentor Group. She has done a wide variety of work in business and leadership development from helping solo practitioners write business plans to speaking to corporate audiences on professional development. She has a well-rounded repertoire of knowledge collected from her professional background.
She is a highly regarded engaging professional who consistently prepares and delivers results driven presentations and impactful learning. Regardless of industry, every person leaves with more substantive knowledge and an elevated attitude. Style, clarity, and relevance are the trademarks of her role as a skilled presenter, trainer and facilitator.
25 Brilliant Speakers: Their Expert Advice To Springboard Your Speaking Career (amazon.com best-seller)
25 Brilliant Business Mentors: Their Top Tips To Catapult You To Success
- Focused Action for BIG Results helps with one of the most common issues faced by today’s busy professional… the mystery of the disappearing day. Every day the most well-intentioned people wake up ready to tackle their to-do lists but at the end of the day they don’t actually see the results they were hoping for and another day disappears. What’s more frustrating is that they felt busy all day long yet they don’t have any results to show for it. They soon realize that busy does not equal productive but they don’t know what to do about it. What these people are missing is a simple plan that is easy to stick to… Focused Action for BIG Results takes you through 9 strategies so you can get focused and get the results you want! 1) Create a clear starting point 2) Warm up with mindmaps 3) Generate new ideas 4) Adopt the right mindset for success 5) Weekly goal setting 6) Prepare for your day 7) Be single focused 8) Say YES without stress 9) Track your success
- The Power of Personal Leadership: Smart Leaders Know Success is an Inside Job All leadership starts with self-leadership. What we say, what we do, and what we believe about ourselves and others has a direct impact on our leadership potential and of those around us. Every step on the ladder of success requires improved personal leadership skills. Failure to develop those skills can leave us feeling stuck or worse, sliding backwards. In this thought-provoking book, will discover the 5 principles of personal leadership and learn: • How to develop self-awareness and why it matters • How attitude can hold you back or propel you forward • Methods for figuring out your best work/life balance and overcome obstacles that get in the way • The impacts of stress and how to develop resilience • How to improve communication and challenges assumptions about other people
- 25 Brilliant Speakers: Their Expert Advice to Springboard Your Speaking Career
- 25 Brilliant Business Mentors: Their Top Tips To Catapult You To Success