Allison Graham

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“Obstacles won’t stop, so we must shift our relationship with them.

Only then can we find hope, be truly resilient and highly productive in tough times. Using my problem-solving framework, I’ll show your audience how to do that.”


As a resiliency expert, 5X author, media contributor, and keynote speaker, Allison Graham shares her problem-solving framework to build resilience and amplify capacity. She’s been engaging audiences since 2006, speaking for Fortune 500 companies, mid-sized firms and popular associations.

Her latest book, Take Back Your Weekends and the accompanying online course shows highly-accomplished professionals how to do all they do without the guilt, destructive stress and risk of burnout.


Allison Graham

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Take Back Your Weekends
The Problem-Solving Framework: Build Resilience and Amplify Capacity
Coping-Fatigue: How to Lead a Resilient Culture and Protect Your Team’s Well-Being
Hope Amidst Adversity
Making the Right Connections
How to Supercharge Your Professional Network in Virtual Times


“Allison’s program is much more than a course in resiliency and goes to the heart of leading and engaging team members and helping to unlock their potential in challenging times. Many of our leaders said it was some of the most practical and inspirational training they had experienced in years.” Don Ludlow, Regional Vice-President, RBC Commercial Markets
“Allison’s keynotes offered inspiration and results that lasted long after her speech was done. For example, one of the many stories of impact included after hearing Allison speak, a leader on my team self-identified as being caught in the victim trap, recognized her tendency to complain too much, took responsibility for her negative contribution to team dynamics and committed to practising Allison’s formula.” Sébastien Fauvel, MBA, Hiring, Onboarding & Engagement at BMO Financial Group
“Allison is a dynamic speaker who provides practical advice. Feedback from the Loyalty One / Air Miles Leadership event was extremely positive, and associates put new found skills to work! Allison is the ultimate professional.” Debbie Baxter, Air Miles | Loyalty One
“Allison crafted and executed an engaging presentation that inspired our audience and set the stage for the entire event. She showed her versatility as a dynamic facilitator, assisting with transitions, moderating a panel discussion and framing questions from event participants. We could not have picked a better and more engaging keynote speaker for our virtual International Women’s Day event.” Todd Copeland, General Manager, Community Futures Middlesex
“With energy and humor, Allison helps individuals focus on a constructive approach to life’s challenges by making distinctions between everyday stress, obstacles and life-changing adversity.” Carolyn Young, Director Western University Continuing Studies
“Allison Graham's fresh perspective gave our partners and associates new tools and frameworks to incorporate specifically tailored business development activities to grow our thriving legal practice. Allison's efforts to understand our unique sales environment was evident and her willingness to answer questions from the audience added a level of spontaneity that showcased her depth of expertise in this area.” Rosa Lupo, Gowling WLG
“Allison is a charismatic, personable story-teller with an important message for all busy professionals - how to take back the weekend! Her insight and lessons really resonated with our group of lawyers. She gave us real, straightforward strategies to take back control. I highly recommend Allison.” Paula Puddy, CPD Director, Middlesex Law Association
“Allison is a dynamic speaker who brings context to what it takes to build profitable relationships and earn new sales in today's market!” Steve Bolton, President and CEO, Head Coach, Libro Financial Group


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