Keynotes & Programs

A Few Businesses, Associations, and Organizations That Debbie Has Worked With

The Clarity-Driven Career: A Roadmap to Unlocking Your Career Potential

Clarity and Direction in a career can be elusive when we juggle so much in our lives. But what if there was an easy way to unlock your career potential and map out a way to get there?

There is!

In this highly interactive program, you’ll learn the powerful 5 steps to gaining unparalleled Clarity and Direction in your career, business, leadership, or even life! With Debbie’s exclusive Career Clarity Process, you’ll tap into a proven framework for increasing focus on your professional goals while staying true to who you are. This program is designed to empower you to create momentum and achieve real, meaningful results no matter where you are in your career timeline.  

As a Participant, You Will:

  • Discover the essential steps to creating laser-focused clarity on your next level in career within your organization. 
  • Learn how to identify and pursue the right opportunities for the right reasons – instead of chasing everything!
  • Cultivate the supportive community of people necessary to accelerate your career to new heights – you don’t have to figure it out on your own!
  • Gain valuable insights into what holds you back from acheiving the results you desire and discover practical strategies to overcoming these obstacles.

Lead Yourself First! Strategies for Unlocking Your Potential and Inspiring Others

Authenticity is the bedrock of becoming an empowered leader, but what gets in the way of showing up personally and professionally as your authentic self, especially in leadership?

As an organization, authenticity is the key to building the foundation of trust necessary to strengthen your existing leaders and help to create an atmosphere where collaboration, creativity, and communication thrive. Instead of “bracing yourself” for another year of the revolving door of talent, introduce this critical element that’s missing from so many businesses but that can help your organization stay resilient no matter the circumstances.

In this highly interactive program, participants will discover what authenticity means in life and career so that they show up as who they are regardless of the circumstance. We’ll explore what authenticity in the workplace looks like, what gets in the way, and strategies to better incorporate this powerful leadership strategy.

As a Participant, You Will:

  • Understand what it means to be true to YOURSELF and what to do when you get derailed.
  • Develop an inner clarity of direction centered in your CORE beliefs.
  • Discover how to make better choices aligned with who you are and what you want to create in your career and life.
  • Explore your gifts and how they contribute to your authentic leadership.

Regardless of where you are in your leadership journey, just starting in your career or as a high-level executive, learn the tips, tools, and techniques of authenticity as a leader.

Don’t see what you want? Let’s have a conversation

Don’t see what you want? Let’s have a conversation

The Secret to Exceptional Mentorship: How to Connect People, Passion, and Peak Performance 

Are you ready to unleash the full potential of mentoring in your organization? This thought-provoking program that will challenge your assumptions about mentoring and reveal the subtle nuances that can make all the difference.

You’ll discover how to put this powerful tool to work for your organization, gaining clarity on the different methods available and how to build a mentoring platform that empowers your employees to build relationships, grow your business, and create consistent value for all involved.

Participants will:

  • Dispel the myths of mentoring and explore a mentoring framework that provides significant value for their organization.
  • Learn how to identify what needs to be in place for successful mentoring relationships to take place in their organization.
  • Discover multiple mentoring techniques to easily implement and determine which will work best for their organization.
  • Create a mentoring plan to implement immediately as soon as they return to work. 

Through a combination of expert insights and real-world examples, you’ll learn how to build an effective mentoring program that drives results and helps your organization thrive. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn how to harness the power of mentoring and take your organization to new heights.a mentoring plan to implement immediately as soon as they return to work. 

Communicating With Clarity

How to Show Up as Your Best Self for Clients, Customers & Co-Workers

Can the way your team communicates hold your organization back? Yes!

Unlock the power of effective communication for you and your team with this interactive and transformative program that takes your communication skills to the next level. From discovering the common obstacles to communication to learning the habits of the most successful communicators, this program is the key to building a strong and collaborative team in the modern workforce.

Participant Benefits

  • Discover their obstacles to more confident communications in their careers.
  • Identify their personal communication style and how it impacts others around them.
  • Explore the most common communication styles and how to communicate with them.
  • Learn the habits of the most successful communicators and put them to work for themselves and their organizations.
  • Create clear, concise communication with anyone, no matter their style.

Tap into the full potential of your teams’ career and leadership abilities by helping them to master the art of clear communication. Effective communication is so much more than the words you speak, so join me and discover the secret strategies to communicate with Clarity and Confidence! This is an opportunity to elevate your communication skills and reap the benefits in your organization, your leadership, and life!

*Available as a live or virtual keynote, half-day, or
full-day workshop.

The Successful Mentoring Mindset

The Key to Unlocking Your Career Potential

Unlock the full potential of your career by harnessing the power of mentoring. Join me for an enlightening keynote on the subtle nuances of mentoring and discover how to put this powerful tool to work for you. Get clarity about the various methods of mentoring that you can utilize and leave with the plan to put them to work for you.

Mentoring is often misunderstood and misconstrued as a one-way relationship where a senior employee imparts their wisdom upon a junior employee. However, this is not the case.

Participant Benefits

Dispel the myths of mentoring and explore methods that provide significant value for employees, co-workers, and their organization.

Learn how to identify what needs to be in place for a successful mentoring relationship to take place. Identify strategies for finding their next mentor/mentee. 

Discover multiple mentoring techniques to determine which will work best, and learn how to implement them.

Create a mentoring plan to implement for themselves and their employees as soon as they return to work.

A mentor can significantly influence your team’s career or business, but what makes the relationship successful? In this presentation, Debbie will dispel the myths about mentoring and provide strategies that build lasting and impactful connections between mentors and mentees.

They will walk away knowing how to take advantage of the wisdom within your organization, industry, and community. Participants will discover how to create a mentoring relationship that will pivot their life, business, and career.

*Available as a live or virtual keynote, half-day, or full-day workshop.

See What Attendees Are Saying!

Client Testimonial for Keynote Speaker, Debbie Peterson presenting From Frustrated to FOCUSED at the RISE Women’s Leadership Conference in Providence, Rhode Island

Clients RAVE about Debbie…

Debbie’s speech couldn’t have come at a better time. She provided so much clarity– from changing my mindset, naming what I want, having a passion, planning and developing SMART goals– she gave me the tools I needed to truly gain clarity. Something that I have needed for awhile. I would highly recommend Debbie as a presenter/ keynote speaker. She was engaging, authentic, and provided actionable steps to Gain Clarity.”

—Amy Patterson
Marketing Manager Assistant Vice President at Rosedale Federal Savings & Loan Association

Debbie gave a very interactive and motivating presentation on the Mentoring Mindset to our Women’s Affinity Network. Our participants really enjoyed the program and left speaking of the specific steps they were going to take to establish their own mentoring relationship. It was exactly what we wanted for this group and I would highly recommend her!

—Lindsey Blair
Processing Operations Supervisor at Erie Insurance Group

Debbie recently presented her Getting to Clarity program to the Women’s Council of Realtors Cape Coral. Simply fantastic. She has an amazing radiant personality, she captivated the audience’s attention and interacted beautifully with a group that participated with enthusiasm. I highly recommend Debbie as a speaker and motivator for any organization who wants something out of the ordinary and uplifting!

—Pogo Gorwood
Real Estate Sales Associate at 4 Seasons Realty LLC

Make your next event unforgettable, contact Debbie TODAY!

Contact Info
(814) 881-5204

Debiie Peterson Footer Logo

Proud Member of


Contact Info
(814) 881-5204

Proud Member of