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Kelly Walsh Speaking


Looking for someone who will captivate your audience and leave them with an unforgettable message? You’ve found the whole package. Kelly Walsh will deliver keynote or customized presentations for organizations, combined group events or workshops.


Keynotes offered are:


Over the past 18 years, Kelly Walsh has successfully coached business leaders and people from all walks of life to reach their highest potential. With a Master’s in counseling, professional coach and mediation certifications, and 20 years of Human Resources experience, she has successfully helped others define their dreams and create pathways to success. She is the creator and owner of 1 Smart Life, LLC a new style of personal coaching with a team of experts in all of life’s challenging areas.  She has also developed 1 Smart Career, a companion company which focuses on developing the Executive and leadership levels of organizations.


Kelly has helped audiences and organizations around the world get unstuck and be unstoppable. She works both with large groups and small groups.


Her diverse client list includes:


Conde Nast Publications,  City of Mesa,  Siemens Medical Solutions,  RTI International,  Quintiles,  Duke Clinical Research Institute,

San Francisco State University


Kelly, thank you for speaking to my leadership team on the topic of Leadership, Coaching, and Mentoring.  The goal for having you speak was to inspire my group to think broadly about who they are and what they want to be.  I believe our mission was accomplished.  You were great!


Lori Gentles

Vice President of Human Resources

San Francisco State University



Speaking Topics

The Teeter-Totter Conundrum: Achieving Work-Life Balance

People are living at a faster pace and under higher expectations than ever before in history. How do you thrive at work and still enjoy a healthy personal life? Using relatable stories and surprising research, Kelly Walsh gives audiences practical tools for excelling at work when there is more to do and less time to do it. You will learn:


It’s possible to create more balance and fulfillment with less stress and overload. Kelly will show you how.


Read Kelly’s Article in CEO Magazine: http://blogs.the-ceo-magazine.com/guest/teeter-totter-conundrum-achieving-work-life-balance

Read Kelly’s Article in Computerworld Magazine: http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9244371/Career_Watch_Paying_lip_service_to_work_life_balance



Influence Anyone: Improving your Leadership Presence and Impact on Others

What if you could have a positive impact while enjoying the feeling of getting your goals achieved.  You can get things done while strengthening relationships.  Have the results you want but get them collaboratively rather than with an iron fist.


Kelly will give your audience principles and techniques they can use immediately to fulfill their potential to influence.  They will discover :


As John Maxwell put simply, “Leadership is Influence.”  Your managers and leaders can increase their influence inside and outside of your organization with this method, delivered in an accessible and enjoyable way.



Clear Communication is Vital When Running a Business

As a HR Coach for close to 20 years, Kelly Walsh is seasoned in helping business owners run a successful business. Using research from her years in the field, Kelly shares powerful examples, insightful facts, and specific tools to help you:


This presentation is more than a typical motivational speech. Kelly will expand the way your audience approaches work and life in ways that produce measurable results.


Read Kelly’s Article in Regions Business Magazine: http://philadelphia.regionsbusiness.com/print-edition-commentary/clear-communication-is-vital-when-running-business/