Melissa Hughes Speaking

“Melissa shared solutions and great collaboration ideas so our corporation could grow and become more profitable in a highly competitive environment.”

─ Tyrone Jackson, MHA, MBA. Senior Manager, Management Consultant at Sapient Corporation

Using an interactive style founded in powerful stories that captivate and keep the attention of audiences, no-nonsense approach to delivering powerful presentations to entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs alike.

Using an interactive style founded in powerful stories that captivate and keeps the attention of her audiences, my goal in is to engage you to take action on the concepts presented.

I have been mentored by one of the most premiere speakers in the world as well as asked to speak on international stages.  My goal is very simple:  to serve you fully and leave your audiences full and ready to take bold action.

Some of my keynote and special topics include (and offered as Keynotes, Workshops, Breakout Sessions, and Retreats):

SYSTEMS ARE SEXY™:  BUILD YOUR FOUNDATIONAL SUCCESS
Ideas are the new currency, but what processes and systems are required to monetize, market and maintain those ideas?  Learn how to embrace and implement the key systems you need to create the structure to deliver outstanding experiences to your audience and be viewed as a leader in your field, and most importantly, a leader your clients can trust.

“Melissa immediately captures the audience with her energy, her no-nonsense approach, and her ability to be realistic and practical while demonstrating the endless possibilities for success in business and in life.”

─ Deborah Johnson, MS, MHA, PhD. Chief Compliance Officer at Highland River

RECESSION-PROOF YOU: HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN ECONOMY
Discover how any leader can use Melissa Evan’s Sole to Soul Purpose methodology to create end-to-end holistic success in any economic climate.  Learn cutting-edge branding, marketing, sales, outsourcing, customer service, and referral systems and unique ways to best serve your clients, from business development to delivery of goods and services.

“Soul to Sole touched my soul in a way that was inspirational, actionable, and extremely enjoyable. Melissa weaves practical strategies with specific metaphors for how each of us truly makes a difference in the world by believing in our own uniqueness. Nice work!”

–Skip Weisman, The Leadership & Workplace Communication Expert, WorkplaceCommunicationExpert.com

GROWING TO FIT INTO LEADERSHIP BOOTS
In any team environment, the role you play requires self-leadership.  Acquire the skills, competency and attitude needed to lead projects and initiatives in complex and dynamic environments. You’ll gain practical tips for how to achieve your career goals and take on leadership roles with the confidence that makes you someone people WANT on their team.

“Melissa Hughes is a woman who is concise, clear, and confident, with a heart of golden warmth and wisdom. She comes from the soul, and her book, Sole to Soul, is destined to powerfully and positively impact the lives of those who are searching for their purpose in both their business and personal lives. Sole to Soul fulfilled my soul’s need for wisdom and my pragmatic need for practical life application. Loved it!”

–Valencia Ray, MD, Author of Empower Up and Play Big

I ALSO OFFER CUSTOM TALKS FOR YOUR UNIQUE NEEDS
My background in business consulting for some of the largest companies in the world and the diverse mix of industries (healthcare, technology, aerospace) allows me to create a custom talk for you – if you are seeking motivation, leadership, communication, implementation systems and business strategy (or all of the above!) let’s talk.

“Everyone is still talking about your presentation from this past summer.” 

– Melissa Paul | Advisory Services | PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, President of Executive Women International – Atlanta Chapter


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– Dr. Pamela Larde, Assistant Professor of Research & Education, Mercer University

Melissa Hughes Speaking