testimonials

I have been very fortunate to speak at conferences and host workshops virtually and at many locations across the world. 

 

Audiences have ranged from 10 - 450+  and consisted of Engineers, Engineering Managers, Directors, VPs, CEOs, CIOs, and more.

"This training helped me with many aspects of engineering management. I enjoyed the combination of content, hand-on exercises and facilitated discussion."

WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, MINNEAPOLIS MN

"I left Kate's workshop feeling really excited to get back to work.  Thank you for motivating me to carve out the time to start working on the training I never received."

WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, DENVER CO

"I really enjoyed the workshop. The format of the sessions was interactive and very helpful to hear other ideas from participants."

WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, MINNEAPOLIS MN

"The workshop was more than worth the time. It gave me my favorite quote of the day: "'Be tenaciously committed to the growth of each individual.'"

WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, ANTWERP, BELGIUM

"I was engaged in the talk and never wanted, not even for one second, to lose focus on the content.  Great advice for established and would be Engineering leaders."

- WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, ANTWERP, BELGIUM

"This session gave me lots of great things to think about. Last week I transitioned from senior dev to project manager and the presentation has many helpful ideas to make this transition smooth."

- WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, DENVER CO

"It explicitly brought forward strategies for how to be an engaged leader."

"It was an excellent opportunity to reflect on what I am currently doing and how that needs to change to make me a more effective leader"

"Loved the style and topics covered. Great discussion with other leaders in the group!"

- WORKSHOP ATTENDEES, ST. LOUIS PARK, MN

"Wow, great, this was the best speech, practical, this was about leadership toolset, what the audience needs here."

- WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, BUDAPEST, HUNGARY

"This was an excellent talk, and I wish all tech managers could hear it.  I will be sharing this with all of the managers that work for me."

- VIRTUAL WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, MINNEAPOLIS, MN

"This information is useful not only for managers, but also those looking for a job because it gives them things to look for in a manager or team!" 

- VIRTUAL WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, MINNEAPOLIS, MN

"The specific and personal examples of goals and techniques helped immensely in my ability to connect the material with my own life and experiences."

- VIRTUAL WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, BOSTON, MA

"I liked how human focused and honest the session was. I've gone to too many motivation/values sessions that have a not very well hidden "but don't let this detract from productivity" undertone. This was a refreshing tone."

- VIRTUAL WORKSHOP ATTENDEE, BOSTON, MA

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