Maureen Murray MEd, MSEd
Member Type: Professional Member
Company: Maureen Murray Associates
225 Outlook Dr
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15228
Metro Area: Pittsburgh
Phone: (412) 561-1577
FAX: (412) 561-1559
email: [email protected]
Humor, Motivation, Stress
Description: Memorable content/delivery! Chicken Soup author. Optimism, Goal Setting, Overcoming Adversity, Vol. Rec., Humor to Reduce Stress.
Bio: Maureen Murray speaks with energy and enthusiasm about stress management, optimism, goal setting, humor, overcoming adversity, volunteer recognition, listening skills, and presentation skills to audiences across the country.
Maureen brings a unique and encompassing vision to the speaking platform. As both a writer of business columns and a contributor to the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, she has inspired audiences across the nation with her wide-angle perspective on professional and personal challenges.
With more than 15 years experience as a professional speaker, Maureen connects and inspires, making her presentations enduring. Her life work is to help people develop a positive perspective, and to use their gifts to create satisfying lives. Her message: you can make choices right now that will transform your life!
In addition to National Speakers Association, Maureen belongs to the American Association for Training and Development, Executive Women's Council,and Greater Pittsburgh Coaches Association. She is also a certified Drucker facilitator for strategic planning.
Maureen is the co-author of Exceptional Accomplishment, a series of strategies about how to get more done and get more out of life. She authored How to Sing in the Rain with a Frog in Your Throat, a collection of stories about humor in difficult times. She also writes guest columns for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Pittsburgh Business Times, and has been heard on the Voice of America "Dateline" radio series.
As a result of her personal health challenge three years ago, Maureen wrote You Are Never Alone: Prayers and Meditations to Sustain You Through Breast Cancer, a non-denominational volume of comfort and support. She is active in cancer advocacy and advisory panels, and also speaks about dealing with adversity by finding the hidden gifts that nourish the spirit and provide personal strength.