Personal Excellence Expert
About Anne Barab
Anne Barab is a personal excellence expert who helps people adapt to change in a positive and productive way. Positivity breeds happiness, creativity, adaptability, plus it increases teamwork and corporate success. She’s been spreading the positive psychology good news to Fortune 500 companies, associations and nonprofits worldwide for twenty years.
Her best-selling book The Sooner You Laugh The Faster You Heal is a humorous look at how people create their own job dissatisfaction with absurd expectations about how the world “ought to be.” Her second book 7 Secrets to Speaking So People Will Listen is an inspiring and authoritative primer on communication and presentation skills.
A compelling motivational speaker, Anne teaches people how to retrain your brain to move into the future with success and optimism.
Anne has walked her personal excellence talk. She’s the former Chief Operating Officer of a $1.5 billion mortgage bank, a recovering politician and a cancer thriver. She’s been married to the same engineer for 46 years and raised three tax-paying adult children who have produced five of the cutest grandchildren in the history of the universe. But her greatest claim to fame is being voted Best-Smelling Mom by her son’s first grade class.