Deborah Deras is a part of Inglewood rising with her Social Media Strategy practice in the heart of Inglewood near City Hall. She is a sought-after international keynote speaker, corporate trainer and is committed to empowering Small Business owners to increase their revenue through Social Media Strategies to earn money online.
She has taught hundreds of Small Business owners to grow their business and increase their cash flow while spending little to nothing. She has served hundreds of local Small Business owners as a Social Media Goddess to the South Bay Small Business Development Center (SBDC), and Vermont Slauson Economic Development Center (VSEDC). Her clients began calling her their Social Media Guru and then one client affectionately said, “You are my Social Media Goddess” (SMG) for short.
She is a recognized keynote speaker and breakout workshop facilitator at national conferences in the arena of productivity, stress management, and leadership for over 15 years. She was selected by eWomen’s Network as the top 15 for North America’s Top Speaker 2012. Hispanic Lifestyle named her Latina Influencer of 2017. New York Life, the Latina Business Association, and National Latina Business Women Association have also recognized her leadership skills.
Deborah has facilitated keynote speeches and board retreats for Fortune 500 companies including Procter & Gamble, J.P. Morgan, Kaiser Permanente, Macy’s, State Farm Insurance, New York Life Insurance, JPL (Pasadena), NASA (Houston), General Electric, and British Petroleum. She has also facilitated leadership training for all military branches. She has served as a regional spokesperson for Verizon’s Hispanic Campaign working alongside Eva Longoria, presenting technology workshops to Hispanic entrepreneurs around the Pacific Northwest region.
Her book, Confessions of an Adrenaline Addict: How to Achieve More with Less Effort, contains powerful strategies to increase productivity in the workplace. She has also written several eBooks on How to Manifest Your Goals Faster & Easier and 5 C’s to go from Likes to Sales with Social Media Strategy which you may download here.
Deborah facilitates high energy, dynamic and interactive programs with practical tools to help audiences to prioritize time, optimize energy, and ultimately maximize their potential. Her entertaining delivery and interactive style educate audiences while keeping them captivated and engaged which increased retention and ultimately application of concepts into real world results.
Popular speaking programs are:
Maximize Your Potential: How to Achieve Your Goals with Less Resources
Are you having to do more with less resources? Is morale wavering because of all the changes and uncertainty? During this powerful keynote or breakout workshop, participants will discover how to take ownership of what they can control and adjust their mindset to set themselves up for success. Participants will learn a four-step formula to take any challenging situation or challenge and find the lesson to help them grow and develop. As a result of this dynamic presentation, participants will lower their stress levels, reduce their negative mind chatter and increase their focus and productivity.
Going Beyond Diversity to Create an Inclusive & Cohesive Workforce
Is your company struggling with issues around diversity? Would you like to create a more effective environment where the staff is productive and working cohesively as a team? We live in an increasingly diverse world in spite of our differences we are more alike than we are different and our unique gifts make us a more powerful workforce. In this keynote or breakout workshop, the audience will shift their perception from isolating themselves because of perceived differences in identifying the commonalities and learning how to discover the inclusivity amongst the diversity.
Authentic Connection: How to Attract Not Promote for Power Networking
We all know our network is our network but it is not just who we know but who knows us and will be able to refer us business or career opportunities. In this interactive workshop participants will develop a 15-second elevator pitch using Deborah’s 4 step easy to follow a formula, discover the 6 steps to attract easily whether you are an introvert or extrovert. Participants will leave even more confident to grow in their businesses or careers. She believes with the power of Synergy anything is possible.