DeAnna Murphy

DeAnna Murphy is both a thought leader and a motivational speaker who has delighted audiences in thirty-two countries and some of the world’s most successful companies. She is a Top 100 Global Coaching Leader with twenty-five years as an organizational development consultant, researcher of human behavior, and top-rated speaker. DeAnna consistently delivers innovative ideas that rivet audiences and ignite them toward action.

Using real-time, customized data, blended with powerful personal stories, she awakens people to their own unique characteristics and challenges. Audiences have the opportunity to personally experience the People Acuity Index, the first validated People Acuity measure available, and discover their own levels of Work Joy, Confident Vulnerability, Proactivity, and Team Connection – the four key People Acuity Indicators™ – in connection with her energizing presentations.

DeAnna delivers inspiring and actionable keynotes to drive meaningful outcomes, whether she is on a stage in Abu Dhabi, Manila, or Salt Lake City. DeAnna is known for bringing the perfect balance between energizing and practical, entertaining and result-focused, fun and impactful. See a sampling of her keynote and media videos below.

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Speaking and Media Videos.

Sample DeAnna’s Energizing Style and Innovative Subjects.

HR Conference Keynote Sampler

DeAnna ignites an audience in Southeast Asia speaking about People Acuity – The One Thing that Changes Everything.

Philippines Speaking Tour Sampler

See highlights from DeAnna’s 2018 speaking tour across the Philippines.

Power to Become Keynote

See DeAnna in this TED-talk style keynote electrifying an audience of 5,000 as she delivered her presentation, Discover Passion, Purpose, and Potential.

Phoenix Rising Conference Keynote

Here, DeAnna speaks of Mining Failures to Create Success.

ABS-CBN Interview

Karen Davila, known as the “Oprah of the Philippines”, interviews DeAnna Murphy about the impact of Work Joy and how to create it.

Radio Interview Magic 92.9

Here DeAnna talk about the power of People Acuity at home.

Latter Day Profiles TV Interview

Here DeAnna tells her story as part of a public television series.

Headstart News Program Interview

DeAnna Murphy is interviewed as part of ABS-CBN morning news program.

Testimonials

DeAnna has delighted crowds across the globe! Consider what it might be like to have your participants sharing comments like these, about your event:

DeAnna is not some heard-it-a-million times, dime-a-dozen speaker. Rather, one experience with her and you are changed. She is an expert in her craft and her approach is relevant, timely, and transformative. If I were to endorse one single experience that promotes deep change – unequivocally it would be with DeAnna.

Monette Santos-Fider

Chief Learning Officer, Teach for the Philippines—Philippines

Norma Smith

Former VP of Human Resources, Brandt Holding—China

Marisa Godoi

CEO of Êxito Gestão de Carreira—Brazil

DeAnna’s delivers a masterpiece in every experience. She combines unique and powerful tools to integrate heart and mind in breathtaking ways. The result is an in-depth journey to transforming people, organizations, and the world.

Norma Smith

Former VP of Human Resources, Brandt Holding—China

Marisa Godoi

CEO of Êxito Gestão de Carreira—Brazil

Wendy Ulrich

MBA, PhD, and coauthor with HR thought leader Dave Ulrich of The Why of Work: How Great Leaders Build Abundant Organizations That Win, a Wall Street Journal #1 best seller—USA

A lot of people talk about the importance of working from strengths. DeAnna’s approach helps us figure out the personal needs that go with those strengths and structure our lives to meet them. The individualized adjustments I made after learning from her give me clarity and energy to make the contributions I most want to make.

Marisa Godoi

CEO of Êxito Gestão de Carreira—Brazil

Wendy Ulrich

MBA, PhD, and coauthor with HR thought leader Dave Ulrich of The Why of Work: How Great Leaders Build Abundant Organizations That Win, a Wall Street Journal #1 best seller—USA

Brandon Rowberry

Former Vice Chair of Mayo Clinic—United Arab Emirates

If you don’t want to discover how to catalyze results you’ve always dreamed of, please don’t engage with DeAnna. If you do, be prepared to see your life Shift Up! You will be forever grateful you did!

Wendy Ulrich

MBA, PhD, and coauthor with HR thought leader Dave Ulrich of The Why of Work: How Great Leaders Build Abundant Organizations That Win, a Wall Street Journal #1 best seller—USA

Brandon Rowberry

Former Vice Chair of Mayo Clinic—United Arab Emirates

Linda Shannon

Former Director of Leadership Development, Center for Training and Innovation—USA

DeAnna Murphy is the most talented facilitator of learning I have ever known! She has evolved to a thought leader of international stature.

Brandon Rowberry

Former Vice Chair of Mayo Clinic—United Arab Emirates

Linda Shannon

Former Director of Leadership Development, Center for Training and Innovation—USA

Hesham Diab

Executive Partner, Tragency—Egypt

DeAnna has put together a success formula in a nutshell. She skillfully redefines concepts in a way that makes realizing untapped potential a style of life. She empowers others to make a Shift Up! every single day.

Linda Shannon

Former Director of Leadership Development, Center for Training and Innovation—USA

Hesham Diab

Executive Partner, Tragency—Egypt

Bob Hager

CEO, Border State Bank—USA

In my 36 years of leadership I have never seen a more comprehensive and effective development experience!

Hesham Diab

Executive Partner, Tragency—Egypt

Bob Hager

CEO, Border State Bank—USA

Kevin D. Asbjörnson

CIO at Inspire Imagine Innovate, Pte. Ltd.—Singapore

DeAnna enables people to reset their personal operating systems, reframe their mindsets of purpose and meaning, and recalibrate their highest aspirations, gifts, and talents in the meaningful service of others.

Bob Hager

CEO, Border State Bank—USA

Kevin D. Asbjörnson

CIO at Inspire Imagine Innovate, Pte. Ltd.—Singapore

Grant Lindell

President, First United Bank—USA

Our experience with DeAnna has increased our team’s functioning by over 90% over the past year! We are communicating better, understanding each other better, and are functioning like a real team.”

Kevin D. Asbjörnson

CIO at Inspire Imagine Innovate, Pte. Ltd.—Singapore

Grant Lindell

President, First United Bank—USA

Monette Santos-Fider

Chief Learning Officer, Teach for the Philippines—Philippines

DeAnna’s approach is so effective that you experience immediate change. It’s mind blowing!

Grant Lindell

President, First United Bank—USA

Monette Santos-Fider

Chief Learning Officer, Teach for the Philippines—Philippines

Norma Smith

Former VP of Human Resources, Brandt Holding—China

Most Popular Speaking Topics

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How Top Tier Companies Across the Globe Create Organizational Excellence

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People Acuity – The One Thing That Will Shift Up! Everything

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The Power of Confident Vulnerability™: Shift Up! to Peak Performance

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Shift Up! Engagement: Igniting Work Joy

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PartnerShift: Creating Powerful Partnerships and Teams

How Top Tier Companies Across the Globe Create Organizational Excellence

The world of business is changing as a new economic era has dawned, the Human Economy.  Businesses that have pivoted to fully enroll the hearts and minds of their people are those that are winning – and will continue to.  These are the turbo-charged companies, operating in the top performance tier, and producing unheard of outcomes. Your company could be one of them!

To help position you for this possibility, you will have the chance to explore answers to these thought-provoking questions:

  • What sets top-tier companies apart from others in today’s new economy?
  • Looking toward future excellence in your company, what disruption is needed?
  • What might you need to say “yes” to – and what would you need to say “no” to for the sake of increased organizational excellence?

Whether you are in Kenya or Abu Dhabia, South Africa or Chicago the patterns of excellence are not so different in today’s exciting new era.  Don’t be one of the four in ten companies predicted by J.P. Morgan to fail in the coming decade.  Learn how you can lead an exciting evolution toward increased organizational excellence. 

People Acuity – The One Thing That Will Shift Up! Everything

  • Increase your EQ, SQ, and IQ through People Acuity
  • Discover your People Acuity score, and how much you proactively lead yourself, connect with others, feel engaged (or toxic!)
  • Find three critical keys to winning in the new Human Economy

The Power of Confident Vulnerability™: Shift Up! to Peak Performance

  • Be more of who you are and more comfortable with who you’re not as you discover your Confident Vulnerability score and how to increase it
  • Replace judgmental thinking with unconditional curiosity
  • Flip your performance from weak to peak

Shift Up! Engagement: Igniting Work Joy

  • Discover why employee engagement initiatives fail and how to you can be sure your engagement does NOT fail
  • Increase Millennial engagement through three Work Joy non-negotiables
  • Evaluate how much you enroll your own heart and mind at work by examining your own Work Joy score – see how to get more!

PartnerShift: Creating Powerful Partnerships and Teams

  • Identify the three most important agreements of lasting partnerships and teams
  • Know your Team Connection score – and how to dial up your ability to experience authentic, powerful relationships at home and work
  • Discover the number one destroyer of effective team and partnership experiences, and how to proactively mitigate it.

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