Laura Khalil

Keynote Speaker

Laura Khalil is a master storyteller who uses humor to captivate her audience. She speaks on women's empowerment, developing self-confidence, courageous living, finding clarity in your life, career growth, relationship mastery and productivity. Her presentations are ideal for conference keynotes, workshops, off-sites, leadership retreats, webinars, entrepreneurs and women’s events. 

She has spoken to audiences at The Moth, Women 2.0, Intermitten, Ladies Get Paid, Bamboo Detroit, Creative Mornings, Zingtrain, Consumers Energy and many more. 

Here’s what you can expect working with me:

  • Prompt and professional communication.

  • A personal phone consultation prior to your event, so we can better understand how I can best serve you and your audience.

  • A professionally prepared, dynamically delivered presentation focused on achieving the outcomes you want.

  • A quick follow-up after the event, to ensure I met your expectations and where you can offer any feedback.

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Frequently Requested Talks

I work with all my clients to tailor my talk to their audience and am open to your suggestions.

Women’s issues

PowerUp: understanding the hidden power dynamics between men and women to know exactly how to respond to catcalling, bad bosses, freezing up when you need to speak up, commanding a board room and undue emotional labor

Negotiation Mastery: addressing the unique challenges that women face in negotiating and how to master negotiation in work and relationships


The Habit of Courage: develop the skills to master your fears and begin to live an empowered life

The Power of Developing True Self-Confidence: how anyone can learn to develop the mindset to feel true self-confidence and self-worth

Career and Entrepreneurship

Personal Branding That Unlocks Opportunities: whether you’re new to the job market, returning, looking to advance or change fields, Laura explains how the steps to branding yourself for successful advancement

From Desk Job to Dream Job: step-by-step guide to preparing to leave the corporate world for a life of entrepreneurship


How to Date Like a Badass: the seven principles for successful dating online and offline

Why am I Still Single?: the hidden reason you’re not in a relationship, or your relationships continue to fail and the surprisingly simple ways to address this

“Hearing you speak changed me forever.”

— Kristen G.

Inspirational Talks