Dianna Booher works with organizations to improve communication: leadership communication, executive presence, presentation skills, writing skills, interpersonal skills, organizational communication.
As a prolific author of 46 books, published in 26 languages, she has published with Simon & Schuster/Pocket Books, Warner, Random House, and McGraw-Hill. Her most popular books include:
- Creating Personal Presence: Look, Talk, Think, and Act Like a Leader
- Communicate with Confidence: How to Say it Right the First Time and Every Time(Revised and Expanded Edition)
- The Voice of Authority: 10 Communication Strategies Every Leader Needs to Know
- Speak with Confidence: Powerful Presentations That Inform, Inspire, and Persuade
- E-Writing: 21st-Century Tools for Effective Communication
Several have been major book club selections. Other book honors include an American Library Association’s “Best Nonfiction of the Year” award and an Executive Book Summaries selection as "Best of the Best Business Books of the Decade.”
Major Media: Good Morning America, USA Today, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal,FOX, CNN, CNBC, National Public Radio,The New York Times, Washington Post, New York Newsday, Bloomberg, Boardroom Reports, Investor's Business Daily, Industry Week, Success,andEntrepreneurhave interviewed her for opinions on critical workplace communication.
Dianna's most requested topics include:
- 10 Communication Strategies Every Leader Needs to Know: Communication Clues and Cues for Rave Reviews
- Creating Executive Presence: Thinking on Your Feet in the C-Suite
- Talking to the Top Brass
Founder of Global Training Company: Booher trainers have taken Dianna's communication principles and techniques to hundreds of organizations around the world. Communication programs offered by her training company include business and technical writing, proposal writing, sales presentation skills, interpersonal skills, customer service, resolving conflict, effective meetings, and listening.
––IBM’s Star Quality Award (given to the highest rated external supplier of professional education)
––Frito-Lay's Vendor of the Year Award (for overall impact on the organization)
––Cindy Award, New York Film Festival (for her elearning series on writing)
––“21 Top Speakers for the 21st Century” (Successful Meetings magazine)
––"Top 100 Thought Leaders" (Leadership Excellence)
––"Top 100 Minds on Personal Development” (Leadership Excellence)
––"2012 Leadership 500” (Leadership Excellence)
––Speaker Hall of Fame (induction by National Speakers Association)
Clients:Clients include IBM, Hewlett Packard, ExxonMobil, BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Occidental Petroleum, Shell Oil, PepsiCo, Frito-Lay, JCPenney, Siemens, Bayer, Alcatel-Lucent, Texas Instruments, Fujitsu, Nokia, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Raytheon, Bell Helicopter, Air National Guard, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Senate, NASA, US Forest Service, Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, Merrill Lynch, Northwestern Mutual, USAA, Principal Financial Group, Federal Home Loan Banks, American Airlines, AMR, Internal Revenue Service, Wal-Mart, Hallmark, Sabre, Mary Kay, Hyatt Hotels, and Marriott International.
Education:MA, English, University of Houston
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