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Alison Edgar MBE – Twice Best Selling Author and Global Change Maker’

“Alison delivers clear business impact, with a human touch and personable approach.”

Alison Edgar MBE is not your average speaker; she’s a dynamic yet relatable catalyst for business success. With her captivating presence, Scottish wit and personality, combined with her 25-year experience walking the corridors of corporate organisations, Alison empowers audiences to embrace change, enhance communication, and boost results.

Her talks provide real-life implementable takeaways that make an immediate impact, proving her an invaluable addition to any event.

Alison was one of the few women to be awarded an MBE on the Queen’s Birthday Honours list in 2020 for her services to entrepreneurship and business. With over a decade of experience as a business champion, she has mentored top industry figures. Alison has also played a pivotal role in advising the government on business legislation, contributing to the growth of the UK economy.

As a dyslexic author of two international best-selling books, Alison has mastered the balance of how to enhance readers’ personal and professional development. Her debut book was a WHSmith Top Ten Business Book and named one of the top business books written by a woman in 2019 by The Independent newspaper.

Alison is a sought-after media contributor, and recently became a boardroom advisor for a new business TV show, ‘Ready Set StartUP’ on Amazon Prime UK & US

Speaker Topics:

Navigating Change for Peak Performance: Thriving Amidst Organisational Evolution
Change is inevitable, but success amidst change is not. It can be daunting, especially for those who fear it, but it doesn’t have to be a roadblock to success. In this transformative session, Alison Edgar MBE guides participants through the process of overcoming the challenges associated with change, including change fatigue and friction within the organisation, and teaches delegates how to embrace it as a catalyst for growth.

Drawing from her own experiences, including her decision to cut ties with a company that refused to embrace change and subsequently lost market share, Alison offers invaluable insights into the consequences of resisting change and the power of adaptation. Through compelling anecdotes and practical techniques, attendees will learn how to confront their fear of change, unlock their potential, and seize opportunities for personal and professional development.

From navigating changes in roles and responsibilities to adapting to shifts in organisational structure, this presentation equips individuals and teams with the resilience and adaptability needed to thrive amidst uncertainty. By reframing change as an opportunity rather than a threat, participants will discover how to leverage it to propel themselves and their organisations towards greater success.

Building High-Performance Teams: Fueling Success through Trust and Communication
Great teams are built on a foundation of trust, communication, and collaboration. In this transformative presentation, Alison Edgar MBE explores the key components of high-performance teams and how leaders can cultivate an environment where trust thrives and communication flows freely. By fostering a culture of openness, respect, and shared goals, attendees will learn how to unleash the collective potential of their teams, driving innovation, productivity, and bottom-line results.

From building stronger relationships to communicating effectively, this session provides actionable insights for creating teams that consistently deliver excellence.

Conquer Anxiety, Achieve Goals, and Find Balance:
In today’s fast-paced world, maintaining well-being is essential for personal, professional and organisational success. In this empowering presentation, Alison Edgar MBE shares practical strategies for managing stress, setting meaningful goals, and achieving work-life balance.

With a keen understanding of the stresses and strains of modern work life, Alison shares practical strategies for managing stress, setting achievable goals, and reclaiming balance. Drawing from her own experiences as well as psychological insights, she offers actionable tips tailored to address the unique pain points of those struggling with well-being in their professional or personal life.

Elevating Customer Service: Cultivating Relationships that Drive Loyalty:
Exceptional customer service is the cornerstone of brand loyalty and business success. In this engaging presentation, Alison Edgar MBE shares insights and strategies for elevating the customer experience and fostering lasting relationships.

Through real-world examples and interactive exercises, attendees will discover how to exceed customer expectations, resolve issues with empathy, adaption and professionalism, and build a customer-centric culture within their organisation.

From frontline staff to senior leaders, this session equips participants with the tools and mindset needed to create memorable customer experiences that drive loyalty, retention, and advocacy.

Igniting Sales Excellence: Energising Your Team for Peak Performance
In today’s competitive marketplace, sales excellence is non-negotiable. In this dynamic presentation, Alison Edgar MBE shares proven techniques for motivating and inspiring sales teams to achieve peak performance. Drawing from her extensive experience working with high-profile brands, and leading entrepreneurs, she reveals the mindset, strategies, and behaviours that drive sales success.

From setting ambitious goals to overcoming objections and closing deals, attendees will gain actionable insights to elevate their sales game and outperform the competition. Whether you’re a seasoned sales professional or new to the field, this session provides the tools and inspiration needed to achieve breakthrough results.

Women Empowerment in the Workplace: Breaking Barriers, Achieving Balance
Despite strides forward, the glass ceiling remains a reality for many women in the professional arena,  impacting career advancement and well-being. In this inspiring presentation, Alison Edgar MBE champions women’s empowerment and shares strategies for overcoming obstacles, achieving balance, and reaching professional goals.

Drawing from her own journey, navigating a high-flying sales career, while juggling the ever-demanding responsibilities of motherhood and caregiving for her elderly-disabled parents, she offers practical advice for overcoming challenges, advocating for oneself, and fostering a supportive network, while still achieving your goals and finding harmony in such a demanding world.

Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting your career, this session provides the inspiration and tools needed to break barriers and thrive in the workplace.

Personal Branding for Professional Success:Craft Your Identity, Elevate Your Career

In today’s competitive job market, personal branding is essential for standing out and advancing your career. In this enlightening presentation, Alison Edgar MBE shares strategies for building a compelling personal brand that resonates with employers, colleagues, and clients.

From defining your personal goals to leveraging social media and networking opportunities, attendees will learn how to cultivate a powerful personal brand that opens doors and accelerates career growth. This session provides practical tips and insights for building a brand that sets you apart from the crowd.

Embracing Neurodiversity: Unleashing the Power of Unique Perspectives
Neurodiversity presents a wealth of untapped potential in today’s workplaces, yet many organisations struggle to recognize and leverage it fully. In this enlightening presentation, Alison Edgar MBE demystifies neurodiversity and explores how embracing different ways of thinking can drive innovation and organisational success.

Drawing from her own journey as a dyslexic best-selling author and entrepreneur, Alison intimately understands the hurdles faced by neurodiverse individuals in the professional sphere. Through heartfelt storytelling and practical insights, she reveals the superpowers and vulnerabilities faced in neurodiversity, providing attendees with a deeper understanding of its nuances. From creating inclusive environments to leveraging diverse perspectives for problem-solving, this session empowers organisations to tap into the talents of all their team members and drive sustainable growth.


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