Dianna Booher's extensive and ongoing research and published works in the field of business communication and productivity serve as the foundation for communication skills training and consulting services offered by Booher Consultants, Inc.
Communication Skills for Business Leaders
As the author of 46 books, translated into 26 languages, Dianna has published with Simon & Schuster/Pocket Books, Warner, McGraw-Hill, Random House, Thomas Nelson, and Berrett-Koehler.
Dianna’s work is also widely available in audio, video, and online courseware. Several books have been major book club selections and have won numerous awards.
• Macmillan Executive Book Club Selection
• Fortune Book Club Selection
• Writers Digest Book Club Selection
• A Cindy Award in New York Film Festival––Corporate Training Division
• Newbridge Executive Book Club—Main Selection
• Business Week Book Club
• Book of the Month Club—Alternate Selection
• Money Book Club
• Executive Soundview Summaries: 25 Best Business Books of the Decade
• American Library Association: Best Young Adult Non-Fiction of the Year
Recognized Communication and Productivity Expert
Dianna has been interviewed by Good Morning America, USA Today, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Fox, CNN, CNBC, National Public Radio, Dr. Laura Radio Show, The New York Times, Washington Post, New York Newsday, Bloomberg, Boardroom Reports, Investor’s Business Daily, Industry Week, Success, and Entrepreneur, among other national radio, TV, and newspapers.
Dianna also has a proven track record at client organizations:
• IBM Star Quality Award
(highest rated outside vendor for writing and presentations programs)
• Frito-Lay Minority/Woman-Owned Vendor of the Year Award
(overall impact on the organization)
Dianna Booher has been selected to present her programs and techniques at numerous international conferences for more than two decades. Consequently, she has received the highest awards in the professional speaking industry, including the following honors:
CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame® (induction by National Speakers Association)
Top 100 Thought Leaders in America (Leadership Excellence magazine)
Top 100 Minds in Personal Development (Leadership Excellence magazine)
Twenty-one Top Speakers for the 21st Century (list by Successful Meetings magazine)
Master Presenter (T+D magazine)
“One of the five top business presentation coaches in the country”(Presentations magazine)
TEN COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES EVERY LEADER NEEDS TO KNOW
Results: Audiences will walk away with ten guidelines for deciding what to communicate,… when to communicate,… and how to communicate both routine and highly sensitive messages. As a result, they will increase credibility and build stronger employee and client loyalty.
CREATING EXECUTIVE PRESENCE: COMMUNICATE WITH CONFIDENCE® IN THE C-SUITE
Results: Audiences will learn to think on their feet, handle the ten most difficult question types and situations, and add the “finishing touches” to build rapport with any group—whatever its size.
TALKING TO THE TOP BRASS: SUBSTANCE, STRUCTURE, AND STYLE®
Results: Your people will learn to structure substantive, succinct, persuasive presentations that meet the high expectations of executives. What’s more, they’ll recognize and avoid 5 common irritants that surface when interacting with these same groups—in meetings, formal presentations, or informal gatherings.