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Forging Forward-facing Futures for Leaders and Organisations

Embrace life and leadership as an adventure and Dare to Shine, Align and Thrive.

Diane Demetre is a luminary leadership expert, inspiring countless individuals to forge their own forward-facing futures.

As an award-winning business leader, keynote speaker, seasoned trainer, executive coach, and prolific author of over a dozen books, Diane wholeheartedly believes that life is a daring adventure or nothing at all. She knows that when we Fear Less, Dare More, our true potential shines through, revealing the exceptional leader within each of us.

Diane's wisdom emanates from a wealth of genuine leadership and business experience, having successfully owned, and operated two multi-award-winning businesses with an extensive workforce both domestically and abroad. Recognized with numerous local, national, and international business excellence awards for her outstanding achievements and community contributions, she stands as a role model for aspiring entrepreneurs.

In recognition of her exceptional contributions to the Entertainment, Creative Arts, and Media Industry, Diane was awarded the prestigious 2019 SBAA International Women's Day Leader Award for her unwavering leadership and pioneering spirit. This esteemed accolade further solidifies her status as a powerhouse of educated insight, a guiding force capable of igniting transformation within individuals and organizations alike.

With a remarkable career spanning over 40 years, Diane has left an indelible mark in the realms of entrepreneurship, education, and entertainment, becoming a living testament to the transformative power of mindset, energy, and skills mastery that she espouses.

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Lead Forward, Further, Faster

Beneath the surface of every leader and organization lies a formidable force of nature-a latent fearlessness ready to redefine the future and steer businesses toward unprecedented success. Yet, this boundless potential remains largely untapped, stifled by the comfort of the status quo and the chains of conventional thinking. The question isn’t about the existence of this power, but why so few have the courage to unleash it.
Be inspired by Diane Demetre’s unique perspective and proven strategies to harness your people’s potential by trading limitations for innovation and transformation. The future of your organization and your leaders’ legacy are shaped by how you think, feel, and act in this very moment because now is your new tomorrow!
Are you ready to unleash your formidable force of fearlessness and forge a forward-facing future?

Fear Less, Dare More

Long before the global #metoo social movement, Diane Demetre was sacked by her producer for apparently being ‘too fat’ after she refused his sexual advances. She took him to court, and the ensuing court cases for sexual harassment and wrongful dismissal became some of the highest-profile cases in Australia in the late 1980s. Though her cases were instrumental in eventually changing the federal industrial relations laws, she lost everything. She had a choice; to end it all or dare to be more.
In her inspiring Fear Less, Dare More keynote, laced with humour, heart-break and hope, Diane shares her remarkable story imparting the cutting-edge insights she gained from her journey of daring to be more, do more of what matters, and have more of what counts!
Armed with her signature blend of boldness and infectious enthusiasm, Diane will urge your audience to Fear Less, Dare More as she presents practical takeaways on how to master their lives, careers, and businesses.

From Pressure2Profit: Mastering your M.E.S. for Sales Success

In the high-stakes world of sales, leaders and professionals often grapple with the pressures of targets, competition, and the constant need for innovation. Diane Demetre's presentation, "From Pressure2Profit: Mastering your M.E.S. for Sales Success," offers a groundbreaking approach to these challenges.
The Gartner Sales Survey concluded that almost 90% of sales professionals feel burnt out. With rates of depression and anxiety being three times higher than those of their non-sales peers, Diane unveils the secrets to thriving in the competitive sales arena. Her session is a masterclass in Mastering your M.E.S. (Mindset, Energy, and Skills) crafted to revolutionize your approach to sales success.
Diane's dynamic style and real-world stories inspire attendees to harness their inner sales master, driving passion, productivity, and profits in the sales domain. Get ready to embark on a transformative journey with Diane, where you'll learn to Dare to Shine, Align, and Thrive in the world of sales.
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