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Profile Dr Karen Jacobson

Dr Karen JacobsonHigh-Performance Strategist, Speaker, Author

Travels from: Scottsdale, AZ

Topics: High-Performance, Leadership, Communication, Emotional Intelligence, Generations

I show executives and professionals how to develop and lead high-performance teams.


Israeli Military Commander. Doctor. Champion Ballroom Dancer. What these have in common isn’t the what, it’s the WHO. I have integrated my diverse background into my personal brand as a Keynote Speaker at corporate events, state and national conferences, including team trainings.

With more than 30 years of training experience, I share my high-caliber presentation style, while relating my groundbreaking framework regarding communication in the face of adversity, based on my experiences with arduous military training, then later as an award-winning ballroom dancer.

As an expert in neuroscience and communication, Dr. Karen Jacobson is the author of Power Conversations, the first book in a series representing her “High-Performance Triad,” a trademark-pending, effective strategy for creating YOUR highest edge. Your audience and teams will leave energized and armed with an arsenal of new skill sets and tools, to provide lasting transformation.


Setting the P.A.C.E for High-Performance – Lessons from the Battlefield to the Boardroom

Every top performer has a mission- one they have accepted. Success is created through planning, mindset, and hyperfocus. Feeling overwhelmed, burnt out or hitting the wall, can lead to procrastination and diminished productivity- and who wants that? In this extraordinarily energetic keynote, former Israeli Army Commander, Dr. Karen Jacobson deciphers the stealth secrets of the processes behind those who rise up so you can elevate too.

In this presentation, your audience will

  • Discover the High-Performance strategies that create your winning edge
  • Learn how to overcome Four performance distractors to maintain your focus and improve your productivity
  • Conquer a high-performer mindset and attitude that keeps you motivated towards success

High-Performance Triad Keynotes

High-Performance Leadership

Hi-Tech or Hi-Touch? – Emotional Intelligence the language of Engagement

Your IQ or EQ – which one holds the power to help you become a more effective leader? In today’s business world your Interpersonal relationship skills will help you climb up the leadership ladder faster than your IQ and work skills. Emotional Quotient, also known as Emotional Intelligence (EI) is gaining its place as a key topic taught in the business world. This program will give you the skillsets to manage your emotions, increase your influence and elevate your relationships to the next level.

Three Secrets to Leading a High-Performance Multi-Generational Workforce

With five generations in today’s marketplace and workforce, we are in a unique situation we’ve never been in before. From communication differences to lifestyle habits, Traditionalists, Boomers, Gen-Xers and Millennials all speak different languages. From miscommunication and conflict to new ideas and technology changes, bridging the gap is key. The best way to build both a strong team internally and a strong presence in the community is to find the common ground by building bridges through mutual respect, understanding, and acceptance. My Keynote will show you how.

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“I found Dr. Karen to be at the top of the list for expertise, presentation, and engagement with attendees! She is authentic, captivating, dynamic, and motivating as she connects with and inspires the people with whom she speaks.
I am a better leader for having met and engaged with her. She has re-energized my perspective on developing my team of leaders into a high-performance, innovative team of professionals.”
– Dr. Carl B. Forkner, Speaker, Author, Veteran, Suicide, Dementia Advocate



Phone: 480-447-6463