Motivating audiences for over 20 years, Karen leads attendees to discover and understand the importance of their own unique piece to life's puzzle; identifying purpose, being a positive influencer, overcoming negativity, being bold and avoiding procrastination. Each of these topics can be a presentation of its own or used in any combination for an entire program. They can strengthen corporate culture, reduce turnover, increase communication, encourage continuing education, foster focus, create a fertile breeding ground for connectivity, responsibility and leadership. A popular breakout session or interactive activity is working in small teams to create handcrafted security blankets that were inspired by Project Linus. This is fun and empowering exercise that can meet an event's networking and philanthropic activity agenda with no experience and minimal material budget necessary.