About the Author
People have said about JoAnn that she is an emerging voice to be heard in the business marketplace...a catalyst for innovative thinking...passionate for bringing theory into reality in the laboratory of real life! Named to The Next Generation of Masters™ by San Fransisco based NoNiche™ magazine, she brings fresh thinking that matches the realistic management and individual contributor needs of the 21st century workplace. She is a dynamic, inspiring speaker, trainer, career and management coach. JoAnn has a contagious passion and energy for the topics she teaches and has shared that passion with thousands across North America specializing in seminars on Getting Results, Creative and Innovative Thinking, Effective Management and Leadership, Powerful Communication and Dynamic Team Synergy. She has the unique claim that she has spoken in every major city in the U.S. She is contributing author to the book, Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Success, a collaborative effort with some of the top female motivational speakers in North American and hailed by Jack Canfield of Chicken Soup for the Soul fame as a must read, author of Wisdom@Work and The 1% Edge - Power Strategies to Increase Your Management Effectiveness. JoAnn utilizes her 20+ years of business experience, expertise in the knowledge of work functions, and thousands of hours of human behavior coaching to consult in a variety areas. She founded her human resource-organizational development firm in 1998 which has provided services to a variety of industries. Thousands of employees from a breath of companies have experienced JoAnn's dynamic workshops. Some include: The City of Chicago, U.S. Marshals Service, Microsoft, 3M Corporation, Trump Enterprises, NASA, University of Texas, and the U.S. Army, Fort Hood, TX, The Chicago White Sox, The Yale Club-New York and HBO... to name a few. Ms. Corley attended Concordia College, Moorhead, MN and Eastern Illinois University. Prior to launching her consulting practice, she spent several years as the International Benefits Manager. She is current member of SHRM, ASTD and ABWA.