Sheila Murray Bethel, Ph.D.

Dr. Sheila Murray Bethel has helped organizations, leaders and people around the world answer these questions, and she will do the same for you. Together you will take a fresh look at your tried and true concepts, put them through a new filter, then update and align them with your current challenges and opportunities. Her messages are timely, relevant, and grounded in current realities – real world content for real world results.

You’ll explore the changes necessary to revitalize your leadership model so you can guide your followers into a sustainable, successful future. Sheila helps you clarify and identify the best leadership qualities for a sense of community, creating engaged teams of committed people who rally around a set of common values and goals. She presents an inspiring and refreshing approach to 21st century leadership, team building, customer service and change.

Dr. Bethel is the best-selling author of five books: three on leadership and change and two on personal development. She has dedicated twenty-five years of research, critical thinking, and discovery to these topics. Her expertise in how and why adults learn, grow, and excel springs from her groundbreaking work in designing a training model to recover brain function in developmentally handicapped children. With humor, warmth, and a blend of immediately usable ideas and concepts, she challenges audiences to strive to be their best at their work and in life. She translates her experience into fundamental elements that help others transform information and knowledge into skills that influence their organization in positive ways and that add meaning to their life.

With a PhD in Philosophy and a major in Communications, Sheila has traveled the world, benefiting enterprises and people at every level of society through her clear perspective and common sense approach. Her client list includes, Major Trade Associations and Fortune 500 companies, such as General Electric, AT&T, American Express, Microsoft, Aetna, and Kraft Foods. She has been featured in and written for numerous hard copy and on-line publications: USA Today, The Washington Post, San Francisco Examiner, Investors Daily, Dallas Morning News, Newsweek Australia, The Sydney Sunday Telegraph, Leadership Excellence, Successful Meetings Magazine, and Incentive Magazine, to name a few