According to the SBA only 40% of businesses survive 6 years or more due to lack of foundational culture that executes strategically. As a High Performance Executive Leader, Kendra’s strategic direction and initiatives with Fortune 500 companies, contributed to growing global services revenue by over 25% every year for the last 4 years.
Kendra Dahlstrom is CEO of Aspire to Be International and a High-Performance Leadership Coach, Business Strategist, and Professional Keynote Speaker. She has an extensive background in corporate executive positions at Fortune 500 companies. She is known for her ability to breakthrough stifled culture and get to the bottom of leadership challenges. Kendra is also an unabashedly dedicated wife and mother and she considers those the most important roles she plays in her life.
Collaboration, Communication Skills, Corporate Culture, Diversity, High Performance, Leadership, Productivity, Strategic Planning
Kendra is a powerful speaker who provides insight and ways to immediately take action to start seeing results in your life and at work. She goes above and beyond to make sure your event is great – from pre event preparation, giving an amazing talk, to being accessible to the audience for questions and guidance, to post event accountability so real change can happen. The audience loves her and responds to her.
Davide DiGiorgio Speaker Coach, TEDX
Kendra’s passion, authenticity, and keen understanding of what it means to be a High-Performance Leader in life and work make her talks impactful and memorable. The audience leaves yearning to make positive changes and she makes it easy for them with the tools and tactics she shares.
Grant Baldwin Speaker Lab
Kendra didn’t just empower the women in the room, she lifted them up and showed them a new path forward by embracing their authentic and unique selves versus trying to become someone they are not in order to gain validation. I look forward to our continued relationship with Kendra and what the future holds for our 2100 members.
Kimberley Vaughan Successful Woman of Central Valley
Kendra is an amazing coach, consultant and speaker. She has provided amazing insight and recommendations to our members so they can get their businesses on track from day one.
When employees overwork, they often become exhausted, stressed and disconnected from themselves which impacts their ability to deliver innovation and their best value to the workplace. Long term, they experience depression, anxiety and health problems which causes missed work and resentment to the job. In this strategic talk, the audience will learn how to excel at work by prioritizing their personal life, their core needs are and tapping into their deeper purpose so they can be nourished, focused and eager to be a top performer when at work.Book This Topic
To get heard and earn a seat at the table, many women feel like they have to adopt an inauthentic persona, and often times it’s a masculine energy. Men often trigger women further by over asserting their power and not responding to women’s plight, therefore it creates friction. In reality, no one is likable to the other. That lack of rapport means co-workers are less likely to build bridges, be creative, problem solve and move the company forward. In this impactful talk, the audience learn how to drop their barriers, connect more authentically and create deeper levels of collaborations to drive strategic plans to profit and increase work satisfaction.Book This Topic
Businesses and strategic plans fail because they set out the goal but lack an execution plan. It essential to map out each step in regards to each role and responsibilty for employees to take ownership and accountability of the initiatives. In this high impact presentation, the audience will learn how to create a clear vision statement that aligns with all the critical business areas such as Sales, Operations, IT and HR; set up metrics to measure their success; and tactics to gauge accuracy.Book This Topic