Lillian's dynamic presentations on the essentials of business networking and effective communicating are transformational. She is at ease with CEOs and administrative assistants. She's equally at ease with inspirational keynotes, workshops, inhouse training, entertaining luncheon or dinner talks and skills coaching. Her confidence, enthusiasm and zeal create the learning environment you seek and get her consistently awesome reviews. She was among the first in the world to become an Inscape Publishing certified DiSC® trainer. She helps you speak the language of your customers, peers, supervisors and top management through customized applications for boards of directors, corporate and association staff and sales organizations.
Business networking and communication skills
The Chicago Tribune calls her a “networking expert,” and
the Association Forum of Chicagoland dubs her “the business networking authority.” She’s co-founder
of the highly successful Greater Chicago Networking Extravaganza, the premier event that brings
together city and suburban businesses in the Chicago area (www.greaterchicagonetworking.com). The
tenth one will be May 5, 2011.
Lillian’s book, online courses and other materials are essential components for those striving for
excellence in business networking and communication skills. She is author of Breakthrough
Networking: Building Relationships That Last (third edition), 52 Ways to Break the Ice & Target Your
Market, and the Nothing Happens Until We Communicate CD/workbook Business and Career. She’s
also a contributing author to Masters of Networking and a co-presenter of the Marketing Boot Camp
DVDs/workbook. Lillian is a member of the faculty of the new online Redding College and blogs
regularly at www.lilliancommunicates.com.
Lillian was named 2010 Member of the Year by the National Speakers Association-Illinois
Chapter (NSA-IL), 2009 Outstanding Chicago Speaker by Red Carpet Concierge, a Great Woman of
the 21st Century, an Influential Woman in Business and is listed in more than a dozen Who’s Who.
She’s a member of NSA-IL, an instructor in North Central College’s Community Development
program and co-founder of Cornucopia, a Chicago-area woman’s organization.
She’s a top graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism. Her Fortune 100
experience includes 11 years at AT&T where she coached top executives in communication.