Lisa Ryan is a best-selling author and sought after keynote speaker who brings real world insight, a high content message, and immediately actionable ideas to her fun, funny and engaging programs. Focusing on workplace culture, employee engagement, and gratitude strategies (“Grategies”) for personal and professional transformation, Lisa’s down-to-earth approach and willingness to share best practices have proven to be a winning formula for her national and international audiences.
As Chief Appreciation Strategist at Grategy, Lisa Ryan brings more than twenty years of sales, marketing and training experience to her clients and audiences. She helps organizations keep their top talent and best customers from becoming someone else's by instilling principles which build stronger emotional connections between the organization and its employees and clients. An added benefit is that her approach is transferable to personal relationships and situations as well.
Ryan is a best-selling author of eight books and costars in two films. She is the President of the National Speakers Association, Ohio Chapter. She has been blissfully married to Scott since 1996 and they are the proud parents of three very spoiled cats.
One of the downsides of life is that we rarely have to deal with an overabundance of gratitude. Most of us tend to focus on the negative. We don't receive nearly as much acknowledgment as we would like, and we don't give as much recognition as others deserve. Now for the upside! When we learn to harness the power of gratefulness, we can make a major positive difference in so many areas of our lives, as well as the lives of those around us-and The Upside of Down Times is your first step toward making