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“We were impressed with the way you kept the energy levels up throughout the day.”
“Yvonne was brilliant! Sharp, witty, generous and engaging – she kept the show rolling with great flair.”
“Yvonne is in a league of her own as far as “running the show” goes: she keeps the audience engaged, she is organized and clear, she is quick on her feet and brings her own kind of “gravitational pull” that focuses the audience on the content.”
“Fantastic energy, great timing, just enough humour to keep us moving and always engaging & entertaining. ”
“Her hands on, can-do attitude means that everything ALWAYS works. She is intuitive and energetic and a total professional as MC of our events across Australia, NZ and Sth East Asia! ”
ADTECH AND IMEDIA
“Yvonne does her research and really cares about the online retail industry. Our audience, staff, exhibitors and speakers love her across Australia & Las Vegas. ”
“I have worked with Yvonne for many years. She is totally client focused speaker and MC who brings years of experience into every event she is involved with. On stage she is vibrant, engaging and memorable whether as a Speaker or MC. ”
“Thank you so very much for making the event such a great hit with our customers and leaving such an impression, you did such a fantastic job.”
“A tough week travelling around the country to deliver our MYOB events but – as MC – your patience, good humour and sense of fun got us through.”
Selecting the best speaker for your next conference and event can be a challenging task. They must expertly impart their wisdom to your delegates and inspire them to take action back at the office. With 15+ years as a leading MC and Speaker, Yvonne is a recognised authority on the topics of Productivity; Digital Marketing & Innovation. Yvonne intuitively understands the key elements (big and small) required to maximise audience learning and impact, and has the skills to inspire action.
Yvonne began her career with Microsoft Aus, UK + USA training tech-support and education teams. Armed with this deep wealth of knowledge and experience, she returned home on a mission to help Australians learn to love technology. She invented the Ms Megabyte persona leading to a national media profile and best-selling book. This national profile led to invitations for corporate events. Working so closely with event teams and corporate leaders Yvonne naturally began consulting in many of these businesses and now brings this diverse, rich and abundant well of knowledge back into her presentations. Yvonne is a CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) – the highest international designation for Speakers.Enquire now
Keynotes and workshopsFind out about engaging Yvonne as your event MC.
Creative Thinking / Brainstorming
Yvonne believes everyone has unlimited ability to think creatively about everyday challenges, and she is on a mission to show people how to unleash those hidden talents.
She calls it a ‘friendly poke in the eye’.
Every conference or gathering aims to stimulate, educate and inspire new ways of thinking. So why not harness this energy by holding an “Ideas Summit” at your event? In this fun and practical think tank, Yvonne will facilitate a powerful idea-sparking process, using the participant’s actual business challenges to help them generate mountains of ideas. What follows is a practical system for evaluating the best ideas, then creating a one-page implementation process to ensure the ideas are swiftly brought to life back at the office. This is a great way to ensure that all the inspiration you have worked hard to create at your event is captured, also that the best ideas are discovered and acted upon.
Key learnings include:
A systematic, fresh and simple way to approach idea generation
Useful method for identifying the challenge
Effective activities to generate sophisticated ideas
A practical system for evaluating the best ideas
Most importantly, the creation of a one-page action & implementation plan to ensure the ideas are swiftly brought to life back at the office.
To improve employee engagement and productivity.
Tapping into the joy and curiosity we get when we do something for the very first time, Yvonne challenges delegates to SWITCH just one element in a task which needs a fresh result. This is an inspirational keynote which sparks vital inclination in delegates to take action and revamp how they ‘DO’. Key learnings include:
Inspiring, relatable stories of success, where one small change made a huge difference
Identifying areas for business improvement
Applying fresh, creative thinking techniques to generate a SWITCH
Tools for teamwork and collaboration
Who is Yvonne?
Yvonne Adele has been described in client testimonials as inspiring, interactive, vibrant, thought-provoking, well-researched, experienced, memorable, flexible, friendly and ‘a breath of fresh air’. A Microsoft graduate with a couple of decades of corporate experience, Yvonne created the Ms Megabyte brand/persona in the mid 90 s. This led to a national media profile and best-selling book (Conquer Your Computer). Ms Megabyte was also the author of Australia’s PCs for Dummies, and a Telstra Business Women’s Awards Finalist.