Barb Teicher


International TEDx speaker and leadership development strategist, Barb Teicher accelerates women to be influential leaders with greater impact.

Barbara Teicher, CSP, and international TEDx speaker, has been sharing her talents as a professional speaker both across the US and internationally. For the past 13 years, she has spoken to over 400 audiences in multiple corporations, government agencies, conferences and associations.

Ms. Teicher has been seen or quoted on ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX and has worked with officers of the most recognized brands in the world. Her book, “It’s HOW You Say It® Effective Business Communication Skills, is endorsed by Kent Babb of The Washington Post. She brings 25 years of experience developing leaders in Fortune 50-500 companies. Barb has earned the prestigious CSP designation. CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) is the speaking profession’s highest earned international measure of professional platform competence.

Barb specializes in strategic leadership development and effective business communication. She’s the creator of the PropelHer™ System, which focuses on women in business and brings them through a critical and systematic three-pillar approach, “Accelerating Women to be Influential Leaders with Greater Impact.”

Barbara lives in the Kansas City area with her husband, Adam, and their rambunctious dog Aspen. They are the proud parents of a recent honors college graduate.

Christine Cashen

Women in Business
Presentation Skills



Format:  15 minutes up to an hour keynote

This program is perfect for:

    • Senior Management/Leadership
    • Managers seeking greater influence and understanding
    • Women in business seeking career advancement
    • All teams wanting a more diverse workforce

The audience will leave with:

  • Options for working with 360 degrees of their personalities to further strategic visions
  • Discovery of how their uniqueness can accelerate creativity, diversity and stronger relationships
  • Realization of the options women have to be uniquely themselves in the workplace

As delivered for TEDx in Lille, France, at the University of Science and Technology, this program, originally 13 minutes long, has inspired audiences to jump on board to accelerate women to be more influential leaders with greater impact!

inspirational / life-changing


Format:  45-60 minute keynote. Customizable to 5-day workshop

This program is perfect for:

  • Leadership supporting advancement
  • Women in business looking to accelerate their careers
  • Managers seeking improved teamwork and engagement

The audience will leave with:

  • All will discover Action Steps to Improve Team engagement and Commitment
  • Women will come away with specific steps to deepen and strengthen their influence
  • Leadership will recognize the need to involve more women at the executive leadership levels and the impact that provides
  • All will discover behaviors to truly strengthen relationships and deepen abilities to connect at all levels

There’s no greater time to be a woman in business. Corporations are waking up to the fact there are strong disparities in numbers between men and women at the higher levels of business leadership.

Are you a woman who has worked so hard but feel your career just isn’t moving? Do you wonder why? Would you like a stronger, more promising career trajectory? Are you someone who wants to better understand the challenges of women in business?

Join international speaker, author and business coach, Barbara Teicher, CSP, “Accelerating women to be influential leaders with greater impact” It’s time to PropelHer™

inspirational / life-changing educational / informative humorous / funny


Format:  one-hour keynote up to 3 day workshop customized for the client’s objectives

This program is perfect for:

  • Management struggling with keeping team members engaged and committed
  • Senior management experiencing the challenges of corporate change and shifting priorities

The audience will leave with:

  • Recognize the reasons for the disconnect in conversations and relationships.
  • Diagnose the situations/people where a level of discomfort exists and why.
  • Confirm your perception is their reality with the 6 steps in the “It’s HOW You Say It” principle.
  • Learn how the “It’s HOW You Say It®” principal can make a V.A.S.T.difference

Words are powerful tools. Do you wonder why, at times, someone takes offense at something you’ve said…and you have no idea why? It’s not just what you say, it’s HOW you say it.

Discover the secrets of the messages you’re really sending and how to change perceptions because, “It’s Not Just What You Say, It’s HOW You Say it.”

educational / informative audience activity


Format:  one hour keynote up to half day workshop

This program is perfect for:

  • Management with multiple leaders to support
  • Project teams with multiple conflicting priorities and due dates
  • Leaders working in matrix situations with multiple teams

The audience will leave with:

  • Recognize examples of the ultimate reasons for saying, “No.”
  • Determine when to stay calm and make it work and when to push back
  • Demonstrate how to weigh the risks
  • Develop the verbiage you should use because It’s Not Just What You Say, “It’s HOW You Say It”
educational / informative audience activity