Performer Type:Speaker / Keynote
Sector Focus:Motivation / Team
Speaking Topics:Personal Motivation
Rates:Contact for Details
Available to travel: Yes
Lois helps people move from victim to survivor to thriver and beyond after facing a life or business challenge or adversity.
She does this by building their resilience and grit, developing a growth mindset, and energising their mojo, using her signature (and sometimes humorous) A-Z process via one-on-one or group coaching and keynote presentations.
SMILE with Lois
S – Speaking and Storytelling
M – Mentoring
I – Inspiring
L – Learning facilitator – individual and group interactions and immersion workshops
E – Empowering using coaching and consulting (Certified Conversational Intelligence® C-IQ Coach)
Her work is based on her personal major adversities and life experiences. Lois lost a business and went bankrupt, she was attacked, raped, and left for dead, she was forced into retirement and experienced many other challenges. She has forgiven herself and others
Lois is a South African businesswoman with extensive local and international speaking, human resource, training, business management, project management, marketing, consulting, and leadership coaching experience.
• Mishaps and Mayhem – Mission Mojo
Restoring your mojo – A humorous look at picking yourself up after a challenging life experience. A story of mayhem and mishaps, from surviving rape in the Cape to falling off dog sleds in Sweden.
Join Lois on her amusing journey as she does a “Shirley Valentine” and talks to the wall. Not quite Shirley Valentine, she agrees with this quote from the movie “Why do we get all this life if we don’t ever use it? Why do we get all these feelings and dreams and hopes if we don’t ever use them?”
• Develop a Growth Mindset and Build Resilience and Grit
In a world of unpredictable and chaotic change filled with challenges that make it difficult to achieve your goals, using real-life stories, Lois provides guidelines on how to build resilience and grit. She will have you reflecting on your own growth as she shares lessons based on her own life and career transitions.
• Move from Victim to Survivor to Thriver and Beyond – The A-Z of learning how to thrive
As someone who has found freedom from the negative emotions resulting from life’s struggles, Lois helps people move from victim to survivor to thriver and beyond to freedom after facing a life or business challenge or adversity. using real-life stories and her seven-step model, Lois provides tips on how thrive
In a world of unpredictable and chaotic change filled with challenges that make it difficult to achieve your goals, using real-life stories and her seven-step model, Lois provides tips on how thrive
• From Fear to Forgiveness to Freedom – Forgive the Unforgivable
Lois forgave the business partner who betrayed her and left her deep in debt.
She forgave the man who raped her and left her for dead.
Lois shares the story how she became the first person in South Africa to take advantage of a new law allowing victims of serious crimes to attend parole hearings.
She also shares the story of how she became that victim and how she found freedom.
Using authentic storytelling and real-life experiences, Lois inspires her audience in an entertaining, humorous, and memorable manner. Whilst the stories are inspirational, Lois weaves her life lessons learned into practical solutions to provide them with a new outlook or approach to their business and life.
Her presentations help communicate, connect, and catapult audiences into action. Her stories motivate them to develop a growth mindset, to build their resilience and grit, to energise their mojo, and achieve your goals.
Audiences will walk away with an understanding of how they can develop their emotional intelligence and strengths and challenges and become self-empowered with increased self-confidence and become pro-active in finding new opportunities in their career or life development