Vivian Hairston Blade, MBA, MBB, PMP, Leadership & Resilience Expert, Experts in Growth Leadership Consulting, LLC | Speaker

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Recognized as one of Engagedly’s Top 100 Global HR Influencers of 2021, Vivian Blade is a sought-after leadership expert and thought leader. She works with the world’s top brands to build better, more resilient workplaces, equipping leaders to solve the pressing burnout, turnover, and workplace culture challenges your company is struggling with right now. 

Her impact is felt as a frequent keynote speaker, and in delivering transformative leadership development programs, executive and team coaching, and corporate consulting.

In her work with the world's top companies, Vivian applies her extensive business, finance and leadership experience from a 20-year corporate career with Humana and GE, to coach and develop aspiring and established leaders in building high-performance, high-quality and high-service level organizations. She also works in academia as an Adjunct Professor for the University of Louisville College of Business.

Vivian is the author of four books, including the Amazon #1 best-selling book Resilience Ready: The Leader’s Guide to Thriving Through Unrelenting Crises, and Influence in Talent Development, published by ATD Press. 

She fulfills her passion for growing the next generation of confident and competent leaders by volunteering her time on the boards of various organizations.

An active SHRM member, Vivian is part of the SHRM Speaker’s Bureau, and has served on the Louisville SHRM board and chapter committees.