Colette Carlson is a human behavior expert and keynote speaker who inspires individuals to connect and communicate in real and relevant ways. With a Master’s Degree in Human Behavior, a fascination with communication trends, and extensive experience in the personal development industry for over 20 years, Colette knows the difference between trendy topics and timeless...read the rest
Colette Carlson is a human behavior expert and keynote speaker who inspires individuals to connect and communicate in real and relevant ways.
With a Master’s Degree in Human Behavior, a fascination with communication trends, and extensive experience in the personal development industry for over 20 years, Colette knows the difference between trendy topics and timeless truths when it comes to successful business practices.
She is the founder of Speak Your Truth, Inc., a personal development company that promotes truthful communication in work and in life.
Her articles have been featured in Success, Business Management Daily, and Working Mother magazines.
Colette is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), a designation held by fewer than 10% of the members belonging to the International Federation for Professional Speakers.
Through her highly-engaging and laugh-out-loud funny seminars, Colette teaches organizations how mindful communication creates connection. Every seminar is customized and personalized, and audience members learn how to form and sustain relationships that drive productivity, engagement, and collaboration.
Her clients include Boeing, Microsoft, Procter & Gamble, the United States Government, and numerous others.
Colette grew up in Chicago and now lives in San Diego, but she still prefers pizza over tofu.read less
Colette’s keynote at our Women’s Industry Network Educational Conference was both powerful and engaging! As women we all strive to improve our leadership skills, and her message was not only inspiring and informative, but it was down to earth and filled with hilarious examples. Everyone loved it!
- J.B., 2014 Conference Co-Chair, 3M – WIN
Colette’s infectious spirit, passion for her subject, and humorous delivery engaged the audience which is why we would highly recommend her as a speaker for your next event!
- Ginnie Roeglin, Senior Vice President, Costco Wholesale
Colette is an amazing speaker! She did a keynote for 2300 franchise owners, general managers, and managers and a breakout session for 1500 general managers and managers. She did a great job researching our business and sharing stories and examples that the participants could relate to. The participants found her funny and insightful. The vast…
- Lora Peterson, Director, Great Clips University
Our local and international teams left with inspiration, excitement and new skills!
- Brenda Nakano, BSEC Chair, Microsoft
Colette was a huge hit at our Leadership Series, and people are still talking about it! We were all so impressed by the way she researched and got to know us. As a result, she nailed it, gained immediate credibility and connected with everyone! Colette was knowledgeable, relatable and down to earth… what more could…
- Donna Sanders, People Development Mgr, Texas Roadhouse