Why do corporate executives and meeting
planners hire you as a
speaker and workshop trainer?
They see positive results in their businesses and in their
employees. Their people become more productive and their
organizations are more successful. The tools they receive
are practical, effective and can easily be incorporated into
their personal and professional lives.
How are your presentations different from other speakers and
My presentations are practical and entertaining. They create
positive, long-lasting changes. Complex ideas become easy to
understand. I show people
how to overcome adversity. People
feel that if I did it, they can too.
What advice would you give to people who have not reached their
A. First, you have to know what your goal
is. Second, you need to have a sense of urgency. With urgency
you will stay motivated to take action. Third, you must be
focused and refuse to give up. Commitment is essential to
achieving results. The most important element in accomplishing
goals is believing in yourself.
You have the reputation for being a great story teller. Why do
people say that?
My stories are unique and from real life experiences. You won’t
hear them from anyone else. They are humorous, and meaningful.
My stories are an effective way for people to learn and remember
the points I make during my presentations.
If someone was describing Annabel Chotzen to a friend or
colleague, what would they say?
They would say that Annabel Chotzen empowers people to believe
in themselves and achieve the greatness that’s already inside of
them. She shows people how to break through their preconceived
ideas of who they are and what they think they can accomplish.
She’s authentic and sincere -- she lives what she teaches.
For some, my
message motivates people to see that they “can do it too”. For
others it’s a gentle push to rise out of their comfort zone and
really go for what they want in their professional and personal
People say that
they not only feel better about themselves, their relationships
and their work, but my presentations give them the tools to
build a more successful and productive life.