Transformational Keynote Speaker

CEO Rebecca Shambaugh speaks at major conferences around the world. In her keynotes, she overturns assumptions about how to lead in today’s business environment. Rebecca is a champion for collaboration and inclusive workplace culture. She helps leaders and employees find new ways to work together in order to boost their resilience, creativity and potential for growth.



Draws from real-world examples from her client experiences coaching hundreds of leaders and executives.

Inspires and engages audiences with her masterful storytelling, humor and energy.

Tailors her talks to resonate for each diverse audience, providing real-time examples and relevant context.

Provides practical strategies, coaching, and tools for advancing leadership potential.


Rebecca Shambaugh is an internationally-recognized keynote speaker, author, blogger for The Huffington Post, and contributing editor for Harvard Business Review. Rebecca has been showcased on CNBC, TED Talks, Fox News (New York), NPR, Washington Business, ABC, and numerous syndicated radio talk shows. She has been featured in publications such as: Harvard Business Review, Leader to Leader, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Huffington Post, Time Magazine, USA Today, Fortune Magazine, and U.S. News & World Report.


It's Not a Glass Ceiling, it's a Sticky Floor

Get Unstuck, Reach Your Potential And Take The Lead!

While organizational culture is an important element to achieving gender balance, too many women unknowingly hold themselves back. Rebecca inspires audiences with her vision for balanced leadership and how women play an important role for leading in today’s new world.  In this timely keynote, Rebecca shares her compelling stories from coaching hundreds of leaders, practical techniques, and strategies that are known to empower women to get unstuck, take the lead, and champion their own career.

Resiliency Matters

Tap Into Your Resiliency Factor!

In today’s uncertain and demanding environment and markets – the value of resiliency cannot be underestimated. Rebecca presents her winning formula for people to tap into their resiliency factor that will equip them to thrive during times of change and adversity, and deal with setbacks and unexpected challenges.

The Power of Inclusion

The Formula for Being a High-Growth Company

Companies must focus on innovation and creativity to differentiate themselves. Rebecca draws from real-life case studies to call out what it means to be a growth-based company and why diversity and inclusion are a differentiator for creating greater problem solving, increasing levels of innovation, and driving a high-performance culture.

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SHAMBAUGH’s Article Makes HBR Top 10 Must Read Series Read More

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The SHAMBAUGH Institute for Women in Leadership and Learning WINTER 2019 Program: Starts Feb 13th (4 days: Feb 13, Feb 14, Mar 13, Mar 14 Book Now

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