Yai Vargas

Tagline: Diversity Consultant

Talent Highlights

  • LinkedIn Mastery: Yai Vargas, the LinkedIn Ninja, brings over a decade of experience navigating the intricacies of LinkedIn. Her expertise in profile optimization and networking strategies empowers professionals to harness the full potential of the platform.
  • Thought Leadership: Yai encourages individuals to embrace their unique voice and share their expertise authentically. Through thought-provoking keynotes and workshops, she inspires audiences to step into their power and lead with confidence.
  • Diversity and Inclusion Champion: With a background in diversity and multicultural strategy, Yai is passionate about creating inclusive environments where all voices are heard and valued. Her insights into building diverse teams and fostering belonging resonate with audiences worldwide.
  • Tailored Professional Development: Yai doesn’t believe in one-size-fits-all solutions. She works closely with clients to design customized professional development programs that address their specific needs and objectives, delivering tangible results that drive success.
  • Impactful Keynote Speaker: Yai’s dynamic presence and engaging storytelling captivate audiences, leaving a lasting impression long after the event concludes. Her practical strategies and inspiring messages empower individuals to take action and achieve their goals.

Keynote Topics

In order to create a culture of belonging where your employees feel they are respected, we start with an assessment, develop a business strategy & facilitate training for your leadership and diversity committee/ERG (Employee Resource Group).


I wholeheartedly believe women are the heart and soul of an organization. My programs focus on building confidence, executive presence, negotiating skills, allyship & financial wellness – all used to combat imposter syndrome and promote more women leaders.

Let’s work together on investing in your most valuable asset – the women.

I am also the founder of The Latinista.

As a LinkedIn Ninja, I have leveraged the platform over the last 14 years to and help professionals gain clarity on their professional/personal branding, messaging, building community and how to clearly deliver your authenticity through articles and posts.

My strategy help you be top of mind for decision makers and industry leaders.

Travels from:

  • New York, NY

Fee Range:

  • Fees* $10,001 - $20,000




Yai Vargas, affectionately known as the LinkedIn Ninja, stands as a beacon of guidance in the realm of career and diversity consultancy. Her mission? To equip professionals with the tools needed to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of personal branding, all while championing thought leadership with unwavering authenticity. Since her LinkedIn inception in 2006, Yai has […]

Yai Vargas, affectionately known as the LinkedIn Ninja, stands as a beacon of guidance in the realm of career and diversity consultancy. Her mission? To equip professionals with the tools needed to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of personal branding, all while championing thought leadership with unwavering authenticity.

Since her LinkedIn inception in 2006, Yai has remained at the forefront of the platform’s evolution, leveraging its power to empower others. With her keen insight, she not only optimizes profiles but also guides individuals in securing their next professional endeavor with confidence, blending digital prowess with a human touch.

Yai Vargas | Diversity Consultant

Background and Expertise:

Yai Vargas is more than a consultant; she’s a seasoned expert with a multifaceted background in diversity and multicultural strategy. Her journey is a testament to her commitment to fostering inclusive communities and amplifying underrepresented voices.

With years of experience under her belt, Yai Vargas has honed her skills in designing bespoke professional development programs tailored to the needs of corporations, nonprofits, and universities alike. Her strategic approach is grounded in a deep understanding of the nuances of diversity, equity, and inclusion, making her a sought-after advisor in today’s global marketplace.

Yai’s expertise extends beyond mere theory; it’s rooted in real-world impact. Through her work, she has facilitated transformative change within organizations, driving innovation and fostering cultures of belonging. Yai Vargas ability to navigate the intersection of business objectives and social responsibility sets her apart as a thought leader in her field.

Reasons to Book Yai Vargas:

  1. Dynamic Keynote Speaker: Yai captivates audiences with her engaging presence and insightful content. Whether addressing a room of executives or a cohort of emerging professionals, her talks inspire action and spark meaningful dialogue.

  2. Practical Strategies: Yai Vargas doesn’t just preach; she equips. Attendees walk away from her sessions armed with actionable strategies to enhance their personal brand, leverage LinkedIn effectively, and navigate the complexities of diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

  3. Tailored Approach: No two audiences are alike, and Yai understands this implicitly. She takes the time to understand the unique needs and challenges of each client, customizing her presentations to deliver maximum impact.

  4. Thought Leadership: Yai doesn’t just follow trends; she sets them. Her forward-thinking approach to personal branding and diversity advocacy positions her as a trusted voice in the industry, making her a valuable addition to any event lineup.

  5. Lasting Impact: Beyond the stage, Yai’s influence endures. Her thoughtfully crafted messages resonate long after the event concludes, inspiring lasting change within organizations and individuals alike.

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Yai Vargas, the LinkedIn Ninja, is more than just a speaker; she’s a catalyst for change. With her unparalleled expertise and unwavering passion, she empowers individuals and organizations to reach new heights of success. Whether you’re seeking to enhance your personal brand, foster a more inclusive workplace, or inspire your team to greatness, Yai has the knowledge, experience, and charisma to make it happen. Book her through Speakers Inc today and take the first step toward a brighter future.

Today The Latinista offers a series of skill-building, activity driven sessions, specifically designed to help identify and sharpen career and business acumen required to achieve professional goals. The Latinista has chapters in New York City, Chicago, Miami and California. #TheLatinista

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