Andrea Guendelman

Tagline: Leadership Expert

Talent Highlights

  • Expansive Leadership Advocate: Andrea Guendelman is a leading proponent of Expansive Leadership, a philosophy centered on openness and adaptability. Her pioneering work in this field has earned her recognition as a thought leader and influencer in the realm of personal and organizational development.
  • Entrepreneurial Journey: Andrea’s entrepreneurial journey serves as a testament to her resilience and tenacity. From humble beginnings, she has built a successful career marked by innovation and perseverance, inspiring others to embrace the entrepreneurial spirit and pursue their dreams fearlessly.
  • Dynamic Speaker: As a dynamic and engaging speaker, Andrea captivates audiences with her compelling storytelling and profound insights. Her presentations are characterized by authenticity and passion, leaving a lasting impact on attendees and motivating them to embrace positive change in their lives and careers.
  • Global Influence: Andrea’s influence extends far beyond national borders, with a global presence that has seen her speak at events and conferences around the world. Her message resonates with diverse audiences, transcending cultural and linguistic barriers to inspire individuals from all walks of life.
  • Empowering Others: At the heart of Andrea’s work is a commitment to empowering others to unlock their full potential. Through workshops, seminars, and coaching sessions, she equips individuals and organizations with the tools and mindset they need to thrive in today’s rapidly evolving landscape.

Keynote Topics

A User Guide for Engineers and Technologists 

A background in engineering and computer science can help individuals solve massive and complex questions.  But what about the most important questions of all:

  • What is my purpose? 
  • How do I find fulfillment in my work and my life? 
  • How do I stay centered and find peace and even joy amidst the turbulence of career and day-to-day crises?

This talk or workshop aims to help engineers and technologists step out of immediate problem-solving mode to ask and find answers to these larger questions.

It aims both to take participants out of their comfort zone but, at the same time, create a roadmap to find their purpose zone. The seminar will provide participants with tools to cultivate their spiritual side.

Companies looking to turbocharge their diversity hiring don’t need to get more “soft focus” – they need to get more rigorous. By spending more time defining the skill sets they need and articulating how a diverse workforce helps them serve the needs of an increasingly global marketplace for customers, companies cannot only eliminate implicit bias.

They can also make their hiring processes more efficient, saving valuable employee time, minimizing the talent that leaks out of their hiring pipeline, and maximizing their probability of recruiting and retaining candidates who can contribute to teams on day one.

Leaders building a social movement and founders of startups face a common set of challenges.

  • How can they sustain the initial burst of energy? 
  • How do their ideas translate into institutions without losing either their values or their entrepreneurial spark?

Historically, companies have tended to blame their lack of diversity on a lack of minorities and women in the talent pipeline. With the advent of AI-driven hiring processes, bias has crept into the filtering process, creating a huge disparity in the opportunities available to candidates – especially affecting candidates of diverse and underrepresented groups. 

Companies are now paying more attention and some are trying to address that problem. Apple recently pledged $100 million to President Obama’s ConnectED initiative to bring cutting-edge technologies to economically disadvantaged schools. But a lack of resources, while troubling, is not the root cause of the lack of diversity in the pipeline. Janice Cuny, who directs the Computer Education program at the National Science Foundation, says African-American and Latinx computer science graduates are invisible to these companies – “There are these subtle biases that make you think that some person is not what you’re looking for, even when they are.”

In this talk, Andrea dives deep into the problems with current AI and goes further with the solutions and ways tech employers can use smart tech to eliminate unconscious bias.

  • Latinx Career Building
  • Creating Diverse Workforces
  • Future of Work
  • Skills Gap: Between Traditional Education and Industry
  • Building Communities
  • Principles of Leadership
  • Building Resilience
  • The Entrepreneurial Journey (including the importance of death valleys)
  • Building Influence
  • Tackling Your Next Leadership Phase: Developing your Mark as a Leader through Internal Growth
  • The Mark of Inclusive Leaders

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Travels from:

  • Denver, CO

Fee Range:

  • Fees* $10,001 - $20,000

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Andrea Guendelman is a writer, speaker, and entrepreneur who specializes in Expansive Leadership—helping individuals and organizations unlock potential through openness. She is a leading force in creating platforms for minority professionals and the tech industry. Through her own experiences as a Harvard-trained corporate lawyer and an entrepreneur, she co-created Bevisiblelatinx, Wallbreakers, and most recently, Speak – a […]

Andrea Guendelman is a writer, speaker, and entrepreneur who specializes in Expansive Leadership—helping individuals and organizations unlock potential through openness.

She is a leading force in creating platforms for minority professionals and the tech industry. Through her own experiences as a Harvard-trained corporate lawyer and an entrepreneur, she co-created Bevisiblelatinx, Wallbreakers, and most recently, Speak – a solution to connect talented computer science majors from universities across the country with companies hungry for talent and looking to build inclusive teams.

Andrea Guendelman | Executive Leadership

Through her deep and varied background, Andrea has come to embody an inspiring and unique kind of alchemy, fluidly transitioning between the worlds of business and spiritual growth. Her strength derives from the intersection of these forces and allows her to bring a unique energy and mindfulness forged with keen business acumen to her work, the speaking stage, and to those around her.

Andrea has curated major conferences and festivals on social entrepreneurship, technology, and diversity, drawing hundreds or thousands of individuals, speakers, and performers ranging from Al Gore to Devendra Banhart.

Andrea Guendelman is a luminary in the realms of writing, speaking, and entrepreneurship, renowned for her expertise in Expansive Leadership—a transformative approach that unlocks the boundless potential within individuals and organizations through the power of openness. With an indomitable spirit and a passion for catalyzing positive change, Andrea has emerged as a beacon of inspiration for countless individuals seeking to harness their innate capabilities and thrive in a rapidly evolving world.

Unveiling the Journey

Andrea’s journey is a testament to the transformative power of resilience and determination. Born with an innate curiosity and an unwavering belief in the potential of human ingenuity, she embarked on a quest to carve her own path in the world of entrepreneurship and leadership. Fuelled by an insatiable thirst for knowledge and a relentless pursuit of excellence, Andrea Guendelman honed her skills and navigated the complexities of the business landscape with unwavering grace and fortitude.

A Trailblazer in Expansive Leadership

As a leading authority in Expansive Leadership, Andrea Guendelman brings a wealth of knowledge and insight to the forefront of organizational development and personal growth. Drawing upon her extensive experience as an entrepreneur, she empowers individuals and teams to embrace a mindset of openness and adaptability, fostering a culture of innovation and collaboration that propels organizations to new heights of success.

Catalyzing Transformation at Events

At events around the globe, Andrea captivates audiences with her dynamic presence and thought-provoking insights. Through engaging storytelling and interactive presentations, she invites participants to explore the limitless possibilities that await when they embrace the principles of Expansive Leadership. From intimate workshops to large-scale conferences, Andrea leaves an indelible impression on all who have the privilege of experiencing her transformative message firsthand.

Why Andrea Guendelman Should Be Your Next Keynote Speaker

Event planners seeking to inspire and empower their audience need look no further than Andrea Guendelman. With her unique blend of expertise, charisma, and authenticity, Andrea delivers presentations that resonate deeply with audiences of all backgrounds and ages. Whether addressing corporate executives, aspiring entrepreneurs, or students embarking on their educational journey, Andrea possesses the rare ability to connect with individuals on a profound level, igniting sparks of inspiration that endure long after the event has concluded.

Harnessing the Power of Speakers Inc

In a world inundated with options, event planners need a trusted partner who can streamline the process of securing top-tier speakers for their events. Speakers Inc stands out as a beacon of reliability and excellence in the competitive landscape of event management. With a vast network of industry-leading speakers and a commitment to delivering unparalleled service, Speakers Inc empowers event planners to curate unforgettable experiences that leave a lasting impact on attendees.

In Summary

Andrea Guendelman is more than a speaker—she is a catalyst for transformation, a beacon of inspiration, and a champion of Expansive Leadership. Through her captivating presentations and unwavering commitment to empowering others, she has earned a reputation as a visionary leader and sought-after speaker in the realms of personal and professional development. As event planners navigate the ever-changing landscape of the industry, Andrea remains a steadfast partner in their quest to create memorable and impactful experiences for their audience. With Speakers Inc by their side, event planners can rest assured knowing that they have access to a wealth of resources and expertise to bring their vision to life with unparalleled precision and professionalism.

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