...LINDA COLEMAN-WILLIS is owner/CEO of LC & Associates a speaking & training company specializing in Motivational Keynotes and Personal Development Workshops.
The company provides training in the areas of Diversity, Customer Service, Teambuilding/Leadership, and Communication Skills.Linda is also a certified trainer with Carlson Learning Company and Vision Focus Institute, providing specialized training instruments and self assessment tools designed to help organizations achieve their goals by developing their people.
For three years Linda
hosted a weekly radio talk show "The Motivation Power Hour" where she
interviewed national speakers, authors and professionals from across the country.She
is currently hosting a weekly cable TV show "Women of Prominence, Women of Promise" and can be seen on KTLA Channel 5's.Making It, Minority Success Stories providing her
"Secrets of Success" to small business owners.Linda
has worked with Les Brown and Gladys Knight to promote Personal Development Television.
...Linda served as a trainer/facilitator for the Los Angeles Urban League's Speakers Bureau and Coach/Mentor for the Miss Los Angeles Beauty Pageant.She
has taught personal development programs to students throughout the nation, appeared on more than 200 radio and TV shows and writes a syndicated column, Positive Talk With Linda.She is a member of the National Speakers Association and a Distinguished Toastmaster.She
is listed in Who's Who In Professional Speaking and is the winner of the Bronze Microphone Award.
Linda's in-depth training and experience lie in the field of real estate and finance.She received her Real Estate license in 1981 and graduated with honors from the Mortgage Banking Institute with an emphasis in finance.She
was a top producing sales person for eight years and a member of the distinguished "Million Dollar Club
founded an organization "Women For Financial Independence" which earned her
the honored title "Outstanding Woman of America."Linda worked as a loan officer for Wells Fargo Bank and a Community Development Liaison for Bank of America handling all of Southern California.She owned and operated a Real Estate Firm and Mortgage Brokerage Company for five years before entering the speaking and training field and establishing LC & Associates.Linda
has produced an award winning tape series entitled "How To Change Your Life, and Achieve the Results You Want" and a video entitled "Over The Wall: How To Overcome Obstacles."Her
book "Loving Yourself First: A Woman's Guide to Personal Power" tops Emerge Magazine's best seller's list and is a big hit all across the country, as well as Canada, England and Africa.Linda
has been quoted in several national publications including the Los Angeles Times
, Amarillo Globe
, and the Atlanta Voice
is the subject of an article entitled Getting To Know You, in Essence Magazine
spiritual solutions for getting high on life.Linda
is the recipient of the 1997 Citi- Bank Woman To Watch award, YWCA's 1998 Incredible Women Making History award and Black Women Entrepreneur's 1999 Woman of Achievement.Linda
has released a new book: A Complete Guide to selling for the Self-Published Author-April 2000.Scheduled for release later this year When Daddy's Not At Home: What Happens To His
Children.Scheduled for release early next year-Stand and Deliver: A Guide To Power Speaking.
These high energy, motivating and informative seminar presentations will give you ideas and techniques that you can use immediately to begin improving your life and moving yourself toward the greater success you desire.Applying these ideas and techniques will help you achieve whatever you want in life.Linda
own life experiences as an example to help participants transform their lives.
In this emotion packed presentation Linda
talks about her
experience as one of the first female's to apply to the Sheriff Department after they lowered the height requirement and the challenges she
faced with the physical agility test.Linda
gives you a step by step practical approach to overcoming obstacles as she
talks about having to go over a 6 foot, solid concrete wall.As she
states in her
presentation "After going over that 6 foot wall, all the other walls became easy" This keynote presentation is good in any situation where you want to motivate and educate.It is especially helpful for sales people and sales rallies or anyone who needs to develop persistence and commitment to become successful.Linda
audience to higher levels of achievement by using personal stories to teach life's lessons.
STAYING IN THE CHASE: Learning To Go The Distance
In this high impact, entertaining and informative presentation Linda
high school days as a track star to teach people about going the distance.She
talks about the time coach "Kicked her
off the track team" and the experience of having to chase Cannon Ball around the tract field.This keynote leaves the audiences inspired, energized and equipped to go the distance.Linda
gives the keys to developing the desires and attitudes necessary to be successful in life.This presentation works especially well for young people, sales staff, after dinner keynotes and motivational rallies.
TAMING YOUR TYRANTS: Overcoming Self Defeating Behaviors
In this presentation Linda
motivates, educates and inspires participants to become the best they can be.She
combines several life experiences with her
unique style of story telling and sense of humor to involve participants in a life changing experience.She
audience to "Get our of your own way" and then proceeds to tell them how.She
engages them in several interactive activities to reinforce her
is in the A - $3,500 & Less fee range.