Inspiring People to Ignite Greatness:

Professional Leadership Keynote Speaker Mary Jane Mapes

Imagine for a moment how your business or organization could be transformed by people who ignite greatness — first within themselves, then in their team, and finally throughout the organization.

What could inspired individuals with the attitudes, behaviors and skills to connect, communicate, and create trusting relationships accomplish? They could boost sales, increase productivity and profitability, and cultivate a world-class workplace culture.

Sound like an impossible dream? It’s not.

Mary Jane Mapes can help make that vision a reality.

Keynote Speech Topics


You CAN Teach a P.I.G. to Sing

Based on Mary Jane’s popular book

Mary Jane shares innovative strategies and hilarious insights for instantly connecting and getting along with all kinds of P.I.G.s – Pesky Incessant Gripers, Painfully Intolerable Gasbags, Pompous Inane Glory-hounds, or even Pretty Influential Guys and Gals.

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Executive Power with Mary Jane Mapes

Unlocking the Power of Executive Presence

Your ability to get noticed, create trust, and become the person with real STAR quality that people seek out advice from can be developed. Mary Jane’s program, Unlocking the Power of Executive Presence shows you how.

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People, Performance & Productivity

Discover how to lead and motivate others by developing emotional intelligence, or the ability to “read people.” Increase both leadership and sales skills with this funny, insightful presentation on understanding, appreciating and valuing different behavior styles.

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Riding the Waves of Change

If your organization is experiencing change, Mary Jane Mapes is the perfect person to bring hope, inspiration, and education to your team. This presentation is a thought-provoking examination of why change is inevitable, and how effective leadership can keep things moving smoothly toward the future.

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Leadership, Sales & Customer Service Seminars

If you’re looking for a more in-depth program, Mary Jane also offers 90 minute to 3 1/2 hour seminars on leadership, communication and customer service. Full day workshops are available upon request.

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Mary Jane Mapes industries

Mary Jane is a highly sought out speaker for these industries:

  • Healthcare
  • Pharmaceutical Sales
  • Financial Services
  • Direct Selling Companies
  • Service Organizations
  • Many More!

Mary Jane Mapes helps leaders, entrepreneurs, and professionals in sales & service:

  • Improve business and personal relationships
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Become an irresistible influence
  • Build trust
  • Resolve conflict
  • Gain commitment
  • Increase accountability
  • Eliminate negativity
  • Manage emotions
  • Read people
  • Improve communication skills
  • Deliver excellent customer service
  • Coach others to improve performance
  • Present Yourself with Power and Impact
  • Get positive results in any situation
Mary Jane Mapes Speaker Presenter

Why Hire Speaker and Presenter Mary Jane Mapes?

As a keynote speaker and presenter, Mary Jane Mapes will tickle your funny bone while fundamentally changing your perspective about the influence you wield and most challenging people with whom you work or live.

With more than 20 years’ experience speaking, coaching, consulting and writing, Mary Jane has the experience and depth of knowledge to tailor a message to your group’s objectives and theme.

In each presentation, Mary Jane weaves a humorous and memorable narrative that resonates within the heart of every audience member. She shares life-changing insights people will talk about long after the standing ovation has subsided.

The membership is still raving about your dynamic keynote presentation… Ninety one speaker evaluations returned and all rated the keynote speaker as great!!!!!!”

— P.J., Illinois Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc.

…Mary Jane’s… presentation was beyond our expectations! …the most delightful, humorous presentation…. We have been given great tools that provide for practical application.

— S.F., American Heart Failure Nurses Association

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Ignite greatness within your organization. Contact Mary Jane Mapes today at
(269) 324-1847.