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Why we work with Eliz Greene
Kate first “met” Eliz through the magic of technology. Unable to attend the National Speakers Association convention in 2014, Kate signed up for live streaming. And for four days, she sat in her office watching the live content of the speakers on NSA’s program. But, for her, the best part was interacting with Eliz and her fellow live stream wrangler Thom Singer. Kate was impressed with Eliz’s ability to “keep things moving” with both planned and on-the-fly interviews with other speakers who were in attendance. Staged in a noisy hallway where people passed by constantly (including speakers with ninja-level photo-bombing skills) Eliz never appeared to be caught off-guard and, somehow, managed to keep the flow going. The webinar platform also allowed direct interaction with the live-stream viewers – Kate would write her comments and ask questions and Eliz and Thom would answer. Eliz truly made the live-streamers feel like they were there on-site and that all they were missing was the sore feet and lack of sleep that comes with attending live.
Keeping in touch over the years, we were thrilled when all the pieces fell into place in the spring of 2019 when Eliz became a member of our speaker family.
When you hear the word “stress” it’s likely that you don’t feel all warm and fuzzy. But Eliz? Eliz gets ridiculously excited about stress.
Say what now?
She not only finds the chemical reaction in the body caused by stress fascinating, but stress is also her favorite topic to speak about, write about, or discuss in line at the grocery store.
Surviving a heart attack at age 35 while seven months pregnant with twins propelled Eliz on a mission to share her story to inspire other busy people to pay attention to their health. Just days after her heart stopped and she endured open heart surgery and a cesarean section delivery, Eliz held both her daughters together for the first time.
With a surgically repaired heart, Eliz also knows stress management isn’t a ‘nice-to-have,’ but rather an essential survival skill.
Amazingly, despite the pain and uncertainty, what she felt most strongly was contentment. Her priorities were crystal clear. She knew she’d been given a second chance at life and a unique perspective for a reason.
Eliz firmly believes she is responsible for showing others how to manage stress and find contentment. Eliz is dedicated to leading others on a path to low stress and great success. And she does it with actionable strategies and humor (and dancing…there will probably be dancing!)
Leaders cannot lead effectively if they are stressed. Or if they are in search of the ever-elusive “work-life balance.” Eliz will show your leaders and your team how to become more productive and, well, less stressed.
What People are Saying about Eliz
Her laser focus on priority; warm and funny stories, and immediately implementable strategies inspire participants to reach new heights while protecting productive time, personal relationships, and wellness.
Whether she is kicking off a sales conference or closing a leadership development event, Eliz’s high-energy and high-content programs combine humor, stories, original research… and even a little dancing.
SHAWNA SUCKOW, CMP, Founder
Senior Planners Industry Network
…she is a true professional in that she is always thoroughly prepared, stays on message and fully understands how to communicate the subject matter in any time frame.
JILL LINTONEN, Marketing & PR Manager
I appreciate your readiness to step off the plane and onto the set, to go on the air in the early morning, to speak to people who can benefit from hearing your story. You have a remarkable ability to click with a crowd, and it was a pleasure working with you.
MARC JENNINGS, Communications Director
American Heart Association
Eliz is better than caffeine – we used her tips to stay engaged all day. What a great way to breathe life into the event!
JENNIFER DICKIE, CMP, Association Manager
MI Assoc. of Nurse Anesthetists
Eliz’s Booking InformationPreferred Airport: Milwaukee (MKE)
Fee: $10,000 – $15,000
Expenses: Round-trip airfare (coach if domestic), ground transportation, parking, up to 2 nights hotel and meals for 1
Some of the Clients Eliz has Spoken ForAccelerated Genetics
American Farm Bureau
American Heart Association
Association of Women Lawyers
IEWC Global Solutions
Kowa Pharmaceuticals America
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
United Parcel Service
Industries That Fit Best With Eliz’s TopicsAgriculture
Public & Government Agencies
Technical & Software Systems
Eliz’s Speaking Topics and Book
Leadership and Stress Management, In Crisis and Change
Stress Management is a HARD SKILL essential to success
Performing well under the pressure of crisis, change, or chronic high-stress environments is a critical skill for today’s HR professionals, managers, executives, and business owners. We cannot eliminate all stress from the workplace, nor should we try. Some stress is natural and necessary; it is what gives us the zing of energy to get things done. So, what transforms stress from a motivator to a performance killer?
In this presentation, Eliz delivers surprising insights and innovative, actionable strategies based on her research on job stress in this interactive, fun, and compelling keynote. This presentation is customized through the Stress Proof Testing Tool which diagnoses the unique set of issues causing stress in the participants’ workplaces and benchmarks the results with other organizations in the study.
Through stories from a wide variety of leaders and employees interviewed during her study and her own experience surviving a heart attack while seven-months pregnant with twins, provides a strategies work and live well in times of overwhelm and uncertainty.
She uses humor and engaging activities to show it’s time to:
- Explore the major causes of stress based on the results of the Stress-Proof Testing Instrument.
- Examine the impact of overwhelm and uncertainty on performance, culture, and retention.
- Rewire assumptions about generations and gender to improve teamwork, communication, management, and performance through an engaging exercise.
- Discover how to manufacture security to combat uncertainty.
- Utilize a framework to create a team culture strong enough to weather crisis and change.
Purpose Driven Corporate Culture
Overcoming uncertainty and overwhelm in an evolving marketplace
Why are some organizations bogged down by the stress of change while others are agile and successful in the same environment?
Through her research on job stress, Eliz Greene discovered surprising insights on how stress in high-pressure professions and during change and crisis impacts employee retention and organizational performance.As an outsider with a research tool collecting anonymous data, she received volumes of unvarnished truth from employees and profound insights into stressors in their organizations.
Professional speaker, Eliz Greene shares insights from her job stress research and strategies to limit the impact of stress by developing what she calls an “emotional hazmat suit.” Using her unique testing tool, Eliz can provide detailed insight into your organization’s stress environment and pinpoint opportunities for impact. Eliz survived a heart attack at age 35 while seven months pregnant with twins and knows limiting stress is essential to a long, enjoyable and productive life.
Through stories from a wide variety of leaders and employees interviewed during her study, Eliz delves into the often-misunderstood generational differences in the emotional reaction to stressors and why purpose-driven organizations succeed. In this session, attendees will:
- Understand the impact of overwhelm and uncertainty on performance and retention.
- Discover how to engage multi-generational employees to work with purpose.
- Hear what high performing organizations are doing to innovate and compete for the best talent.
- Learn why purpose-driven organizations attract and retain employees.
Eliz’s other topics:Stress-proof Your Team
Stress-proof Your Leadership
Stress-proof Your Heart
Shattering the Myth of Work-Life Balance
Donning an Emotional Haz-Mat Suit
Busy Woman’s Guide to a Healthy Heart
Use the Guide to follow your own path to …
- Get a clear picture of your heart health today using Eliz’s copyrighted quiz.
- Find out what you need to know to be healthy.
- Discover how simple changes can make a big difference.
- Learn easy steps to find your heart healthy lifestyle.
Busy women across the country have used the information and strategies in this guide to make small changes and improve their health.Click Here for Eliz Greene’s Bureau Friendly Profile