More About the Author
Lisa Orrell is globally recognized as The Generations Relations & Leadership Expert, and she's the award-winning author of FOUR business books on Amazon: "Millennials Incorporated"; "Millennials into Leadership"; and "Boomers into Business". Her highly anticipated fourth book, "Your Employee Brand is in Your Hands", came out in April of 2014.
As a respected expert, Lisa is an in-demand speaker, trainer, and Thought Leader hired by many well-known corporations and professional associations. A sample of her client list includes: Wells Fargo, Johnson & Johnson, Intuit, Pepsi, Applied Materials, Paul Mitchell Schools, eBay, PayPal, Cisco, SUNY's School of Optometry, USC's Marshall School of Business, Blue Cross/BlueShield, Silicon Valley Diversity Council, National Diversity Council, PBWC, NCHRA, SBODN, and Monster.com.
Aside from Lisa's fun, candid, motivating, and engaging presentation style, audiences enjoy her interesting content and perspectives on leadership, communication, employee engagement, and Personal Branding...with the unique "twist" of how generational dynamics greatly impact relationships, recruitment, and talent retention, in today's workforce.
She offers a variety of popular seminars, workshops and keynotes that: Improve generations relations at work; educate Leadership Teams on workforce trends; improve the recruitment, management and retention of Millennial (aka: Gen Y) Talent; and that educate Millennial employees and college students on how to be effective young leaders in the workforce. She also conducts Personal Branding workshops for employees to support their career growth and leadership development (with audiences often ranging in age from 21 - 60+ years old).
In addition to being a speaker and author, Lisa is a Certified Leadership Coach who primarily works with Millennials and (younger) Gen X employees, entering or currently in, a leadership role at work. She received her Leadership Coach certification through an intensive training program accredited by the International Coach Federation.
Prior to her current career, Lisa owned a full-service Marketing Agency in the San Francisco Bay Area for 20 years. Her company received over 75 national and international awards for Marketing & Branding excellence and she was recently voted one of the "Top 30 Most Influential Branding Gurus in the World" by over 22,000 industry professionals. Lisa holds a Bachelor's Degree in Advertising with a Minor in Marketing from San Jose State University.
Based on her topic expertise and notoriety, Lisa has been interviewed by, or written articles for, countless media and research firms, including (partial list): ABC, NPR, MSNBC, CBS, The NY Times, Wall Street Journal, TIME, Cosmo, U.S. News & World Report, Human Resource Executive, The Business Journals (throughout the U.S.), Recruitment & Retention, Universum's Trainee Guides for Norway, Sweden and Denmark, China's HerWorld Magazine, Diversity Business, HR.com, FoxBusiness.com, BNET.com, Monster.com, and CareerBuilder.com.