Testimonials

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Kit Welchlin’s gift is his ability to transform his audience to active participants who feel like they’ve engaged in a conversation. At the end of the speech, seminar, or workshop, audiences walk away energized and informed, armed with new tools and strategies.

With numerous clients in the corporate, education, healthcare, and professional association arenas, Kit has enjoyed the opportunity to transform audiences ranging from 50 to 5,000 (sometimes three groups of 150 each in a single morning).  He always gets rave reviews.

But don’t just take our word for it.

Listen to what leaders just like you are saying, as you decide to book Kit Welchlin to present at your next conference or event:

Corporate Clients Give Kit Welchlin Top Reviews

“I thought that Kit did an outstanding job! Our entire team (around 60 people) really enjoyed him and had a lot of really positive comments about his presentation. The prevalent comment I heard was that he was so energetic and funny that it made the two hours fly by! The team also commented on the content and how it was really relevant to their daily lives as they deal with challenging people at work. It was very helpful that Kit included a handout with his presentation. It is a great reference point for everyone to go back to and validate their understanding. I would definitely recommend Kit for any other presentations at Target. It was a true pleasure hearing his message and the impact it has on our daily lives.”

Tara Peyer, Target

“Your presentation, “Dispute Resolution,” was both timely, relevant and well-received. You have that special knack in interacting with your audience to make it both an informative and lively discussion.”

Bob Peltier, President, Edina Realty Home Services

“Thanks so much for coming last week. As always, you were great!”

Lynsey Hullopeter, 3M

“Kit -thank you for the energetic workshop on Wednesday, the staff really enjoyed the afternoon.”

Jean Dubnecay, Cargill

“Thanks again for the great training program on Friday. The team really enjoyed the energy and passion around your work. There were lots of compliments after you left. I’ll be sure and pass your name around to some other managers when they’re planning their offsite.”

Don McFarling, Target

“Thank you so much for presenting to our Boston Scientific marketing management group. Since the event we’ve discussed how much we really enjoyed your presentation because you gave us practical, actionable steps that will make our management team even more effective. Great job!”

Dan Crackel, Boston Scientific

Education Leaders Give Kit Welchlin An A-Plus Every Time

“It went extremely well and I am receiving all kinds of positive feedback! I really appreciate your approach to not only make the session fun and entertaining but also the way to get people to respond to these important training topics.”

Steven Spehn, Carelton College

“Thank you for the motivating session on July 27th. Your experience and helpful tips on dealing with difficult clients were most helpful and we’ve received a lot of positive feedback. You are very entertaining with your presentations and you make learning fun and enjoyable.”

Cindy Bourke, Metropolitan State University

“We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the wonderful presentation at our Staff Development Day! With the verbal feedback we are receiving, it is obvious that the staff not only enjoyed the presentation, but also gained some insight on putting play, humor and fun in the course of their workday. It truly is all about Attitude is Everything!

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Staff Development Committee

Healthcare Leaders Prescribe Kit Welchlin For YOUR Success

“What a great experience having you as our keynote speaker. Your insights, dynamic presentation, and perfect touches of humor will surely have a positive impact on our experiences and interactions in the future. Attendee comments included:  Loved the laughter you provoked and the audience participation really drove your points home!”  “PLEASE INVITE HIM BACK!”

Michelle Hagen-Berube, Committee Chair, Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital

“Thank you for a fabulous presentation at our Leadership Development conference. You are a dynamic speaker — it was obvious that you had done your homework, because your customized presentation really hit home. Months later, staff are still talking you and are practicing the things that they learned at the event!”

Lisa K. Krause, Service & Staff Development, Mayo Health System

“Thank you again for the wonderful job you did to educate our members. I wanted to share a few of the comments with you from some of the participant evaluations: “Excellent program and presenter” “Excellent speaker with very worthwhile suggestions for improvement in our work and lifestyle”  “ Excellent, enthusiastic. Where did the time go?” And of course my favorite…  “This young man is wonderful! Could have listened to him all day”

Peggy Westby, Minnesota Hospital

“Thank you for your presenting The Generations at Work at our Annual Convention. Your knowledge and expertise ensured a valuable experience for all in attendance. The feedback from your session: Very dynamic speaker! Very informative and humorous! Kit’s session was the highlight of the day.”

Cheryl Smith, Director of Education, Care Providers of Minnesota

“Kit Welchlin is a speaker who delivers information in a manner that is serious with good humor. While he is providing information for you to apply to your professional and personal life, he is also doing the one thing that most of us forget to do and that is laughing at situations and yourself. We all have a great deal of change and stress in our lives but how we handle them can affect the outcome. Kit teaches you how to deal with them in a positive manner that in hindsight most times turns out to be some of most funny things that every happen to you. Our admin team found that the tools and tips he gave have made a positive impact on our careers.”
Arden Hills Administrative Assistants, Boston Scientific

Professional Associations Choose Kit Welchlin

“It was a pleasure working with Kit Welchlin and having him speak at our 2017 Conference. He provided excellent training on Improving Public Speaking for local government officials. Attendees offered many accolades about the content of the training materials and the fun delivery of an entertaining presentation! Great job!”

Janet K. Lewis, President of the Municipal Clerks & Finance Officers of Minnesota

“Our attendees loved Kit.  Their expectations were far exceeded! They found his presentation to be refreshing, relevant, educational, engaging, and fun.”

“Enjoyable, knowledgeable presentation”

“Very interesting and entertaining – will use this information throughout our organization”

“Very energetic and had very informative information. Amazing keynote speaker.”

“Wonderful way to start off the day.  Helpful hints on how to make our agency run like a well oiled business”

“Very good, kept everything interesting”

“Great content; very funny and personable”

“Not only entertaining, but super material and hand on tools”

“One of the best speakers I have ever heard! What a way to start!”

“Oh My – wonderful opening – how uplifting was he. Wonderful! Wonderful!”

Minnesota Home Care Association

“Not only was your presentation educational and informative, you were very high energy and extremely funny in presenting the material. You kept us all entertained and we walked away with skills to deal with communicating across the generations at work.”

Linda F. Stageberg, President, Upper Midwest Membership Directors Association

“We appreciate your willingness to share your knowledge and experience with our attendees. Feedback from session participants:  “Kit Welchlin has always been a wonderful motivating and educational speaker. I really enjoyed this session!”  “This is the second time I have heard Kit speak and no matter what he is speaking about I think I would attend just to hear him!”

Jodi Roesler, WISHRM

“We received feedback from several people that their favorite element of this year’s convention was your presentation. The laughter during your session was great to see.”

Lori Laiduly, Minnesota Paralegal Association

“Kit, it was a pleasure working with you. Thank you again for speaking at this conference and contributing to its overall success. Your sessions received the following comments: “The energy and humor is appreciated” “Excellent speaker. Very entertaining and knowledgeable!” “Covered lots of information quickly and in an entertaining fashion-nice job.”

Lynn Kletscher, Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants

“Thank you very much for your presentation regarding “Communication Across the Generations at Work: Traditionals, Boomers, Xers, and Millennials”. You were not only entertaining but informative in describing the different generations and how to communicate in the work place. It was also very interesting to learn how my particular generation is viewed by others. This was information that I could take back to the office and use at once. I know that my membership enjoyed the presentation as well.”

Jill Thomas, P.E., Minnesota Asphalt Pavement Association, Executive Director

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