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Victoria  Labalme

Victoria Labalme

Performing Artist & Communications Catalyst


Victoria Labalme inspires people to perform at their highest levels by unlocking their hidden genius. Read More >

With 20 years in the Performing Arts — from Broadway to comedy clubs, landmark films to high-profile television — Victoria’s electrifying, custom-crafted inspirational keynotes awaken innate talents in individuals and teams.

Her proprietary systems and strategies have been embraced by C-suite executives at Starbucks, Microsoft, PayPal, as well as Hollywood celebrities, bestselling authors, and top teams in over 700 organizations.

With breathtaking stage skills, gripping stories, and comedic highlights, Victoria takes audiences through a profound experience they'll never forget. Along the way, she shows people how to distinguish their brand, gain competitive advantage, and achieve sustainable growth through a surprising blend of art and business.

Her creative projects have been recognized by The New York Times, The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, BBC, and ABC Good Morning America.

A graduate of Stanford University, Victoria is also a director and critically acclaimed film producer, two online learning programs, and an inductee into the Speaker Hall of Fame. Read Less ^

Speaker Videos

TEDTalk: Risk Forward - The Rewards of Not Knowing

Sizzle Reel

Crazy Busy Nuts: Getting Off the Conveyor Belt of Life

The Throughline

Risk Forward

The Art of Business


Speech Topics

Unlock Your Hidden Genius: Performing Arts Principles to Transform Your Business Performance

Competition, speed, and change are increasing at unprecedented levels. Driving peak performance is critical, but breakthrough, sustainable results are elusive. Read More >

Using the skills she developed through 25 years of professional stage and screen performances, Victoria leverages her background -- from Broadway to Hollywood -- to share unexpected insights and a unique methodology. She shows her clients how to tap into and apply the hidden genius within their individuals and organizations. From the boardrooms of Fortune 100 companies to teams in businesses around the world, Victoria has delivered stunning results.

In this mesmerizing and practical Keynote Performance, Victoria takes audiences through a profound experience they'll never forget. Attendees are learning, laughing, fully engaged and leave feeling not only motivated and recharged, but also having internalized proven strategies to harness the innate talents that currently lie dormant inside them.

With gripping stories, comedic moments and invaluable performing arts principles to skyrocket business performance, Victoria custom-crafts each keynote experience to get people primed, inspired and prepared to tackle their most pressing challenges.

Unlock your hidden genius. Propel growth. Outperform competition. Achieve remarkable results.

Victoria will share: Read Less ^

  • The #1 strategy top directors use to drive performance
  • The key to rapid growth that leading artists use & that businesses must embrace
  • How to "stop time" for customers, clients and colleagues
  • Broadway secrets to create an impact in every interaction
  • Creative strategies to unlock your team’s talents so they’re excited to put ideas into action 

The Throughline™ Rock The Room

What can your business learn from the performing arts? A lot. What are the stage and screen strategies you must know to deliver your best performance in business and life? From the importance of a clearly defined intention to recognizing which moments you can’t afford to blow, Victoria Labalme discusses knowing your “Throughline” and how to “Stage a Meeting.” This high content, entertaining and interactive keynote performance is filled with easy-to-apply techniques from the performing arts to get your team to take action. Learn techniques used by the world’s best performers to communicate, connect and come alive. Read More >

OUTCOMES: Read Less ^

  • The #1 mistake most communicators make and how to fix it.
  • 3 key elements you need to engage an audience (of 1 or 1000).
  • The 3 keys to mastery level listening skills.
  • Which 2 moments in a meeting you can’t afford to blow.
  • How to stage a conversation or meeting for maximum impact.
  • 3 techniques that will make your meeting or brand memorable - every time.
  • Additional techniques to distinguish your brand and value proposition.
  • How to “stop time” for clients, customers and colleagues.
  • How to position yourself as a visionary.
  • How to connect people to what really matters.

The Prism Effect™

Are your people as engaged as they could be, tapping into their hidden talents to maximize innovation, productivity and world class communication skills? Are they taking advantage of the multiple opportunities to stand out in a crowded market? Are they building relationships in a unique and compelling way? Read More >

In this high energy, fun and engaging keynote performance™, ideal for opening your event, Victoria will help your team discover and apply their hidden talents and then use those talents to communicate and innovate at higher levels than they ever thought possible. Based on her transformational systems of The Throughline™ and The Prism Effect™, this performance will lead your team to the results you’ve envisioned. Turn your business into an art. Place your people in a class of their own. Read Less ^

Crazy Busy Nuts™

Does time feel like it’s moving faster and faster? Do you get caught up in the busy day-to-day tasks and lose sight of your larger vision? Learn to stop time. Think it’s impossible? It’s not. Read More >

Communicate and connect in a fast-paced world with this Broadway-level, customized performance to inspire and entertain your audience. In this thought-provoking, inspiring and dynamic speech, Victoria shines a bright light on the challenging issues in your organization and transforms people’s mindset by delivering practical tools for how to cut through the chaos and connect with what truly matters. Packed with customized humor and cutting-edge techniques, this keynote provides your teams with the specific skills needed to move beyond the "crazy busy" mindset, transform their communications and lead more productive, meaningful lives. Read Less ^

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