The trainer of choice for senior leaders in high-growth, agile, and technology-focused organizations. Best in class for delivering leading-edge leadership education and experiences.
How do others perceive you?
The fact is, no matter what you are trying to achieve, the answer to that question will dictate your level of success. Intelligence, expertise and hard work are important, but they’re not enough.
When you want to be seen as a mature and confident leader who can engage and influence across levels, present with confidence, and has the right mindset to tackle complex challenges with poise and composure, you need a trusted adviser who can provide specific and targeted guidance.
Unprecedented events are placing new demands upon your leaders. They are being stretched to new levels, held to higher standards, and expected to navigate uncharted territory. Even the best can buckle and need help.
Polly can help your senior leaders develop the key behaviors and communication skills that are required in today's global business climate.
Clients include elected officials and gubernatorial candidates, C-Suite executives and senior directors, news anchors, medical directors and hospital leaders.
"Polly is extremely present and super engaged, guaranteed to make you feel like a million bucks! YOU will take that ego boost along with her amazing training skills, put it together and voila' ingredients to move forward with 100% results! You will love her Executive Leadership Consulting! I highly recommend!!" ~ Gloria CS, Sales
✓ Your organization requires highly tailored executive coaching to develop senior leaders in order to increase the quality and availability of senior leadership talent.
✓ You've been promoted to a senior position that requires a shift in leadership presence, and you need specialized, yet practical guidance to help you zero in on the areas that will bring immediate improvement and results.
✓ You’re an elected official and need a trusted advisor to help develop your leadership capabilities, prepare you for media interviews with reporters, persuasive speeches, forums and debates.
✓ You're an On-Air Talent or news anchor and need personalized media training and professional branding coaching.
✓ You're in the medical field and need a consultant to guide you in developing your confidence, influence, and leadership capabilities when working with a variety of personalities.
✓ You want Professional Keynote Speaker to ENERGIZE, ENTERTAIN, and MOTIVATE your virtual or live audience.
✓ You're giving a make-or-break presentation or an on-camera interview, and need to make a powerful connection with the viewing audience.
✓ You want to be considered for succession planning, but feel you're being held back by misconceptions of what you're capable of.
I partner with business leaders, HR, and key stakeholders to deliver leading edge, tailored leadership education and experiences.
"I have a whole new outlook on things. I feel so much more aware and in control of myself and surroundings. So Thank You, and whatever voodoo you used, it's working!" ~ Vidal, Manager
"This was absolutely invaluable."
- Cali Weddle, Miss Outstanding Teen Minnesota 2016
"Thank you for coaching me to be my own kind of champion."
– Carisa Rasmussen, Motivational Speaker, Frequently seen on Fox 9, Course Creator
It goes without saying, powerful impressions are critical in business. The more senior you become, the more executive presence is required.
Executive presence is about your ability to inspire trust and confidence — in senior leaders, among colleagues and peers, clients and direct reports.
This training guides you through powerful transformations, and serves executive officers, high potentials, and entrepreneurs. In a world of limited attention, my training can show you how to make a more powerful impact.
You’ll learn and apply strategies that help you leave a memorable and lasting impression in interviews.
With more and more interviews being conducted through video conferencing, you'll learn cutting edge strategies to help you come across powerfully on video. And you'll be able to use these strategies right away after the very first session!
This training is tailored to the individual, highly interactive, involves participating in mock interviews, and requires accountability during the coaching process.
From experienced executives to those just entering the job force, this training will give you the strategies you need to move you closer to your goals!LEARN MORE
Highly tailored training that addresses the unique challenges and diverse leadership requirements of elected officials and emerging candidates.
Using sound science and proven strategies, Candidate Institute offers private coaching programs and group classes to prepare you for public speaking, strategic messaging, engaging with the media, debate prep, fundraising, mastering people skills, and personal branding.
This training is nothing less than transformative!LEARN MORE
The camera doesn’t miss much. Neither do I. When you stand before the camera or in front of a microphone, you’re not just making an appearance, you’re making an impression. Nailing that first impression with even one media engagement can open countless doors of opportunity. With today's environment, more and more camera appearances are happening from home. Whether you're the reporter or the interviewee, this training can show you how to make the best impression possible.LEARN MORE
Polly designs and delivers HIGH-ENERGY, STRATEGY-FILLED virtual presentations, using all the tech and gadgets you'll find in a professional production studio. A professional commercial actor for over a decade, Polly knows how to engage and entertain a virtual audience. Learn more about what Polly and her team can do for your next event or workshop.
This transformational online course gives you the techniques and strategies of the pros, and is designed to give you a competitive and charismatic edge. You will gain a better understanding of how others experience you; learn how to increase your influence and magnetism; master your people skills, and start getting noticed for all the right reasons.
Think of this as your one-stop shop for connection, inspiration, and streamlined trainings to help you turn YOUR vision into reality. The Foundation is a place to go for solid strategies on building your presence so it translates into warmth and confidence when networking, pitching, presenting, or working with clients and customers. You'll leave a memorable and lasting impression on everyone you meet.
It comes with tons of business building resources that keep you focused on and working towards your business goals (without needing to scour the whole internet for the next right step or spend thousands on multiple different courses).LEARN MORE
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