Introducing myself and my journal: Step Onto A Bigger Stage

Nan Crawford
Posted November 2, 2011 from United States

About Me:Nan Crawford is expert in how to increase your influence. She specializes in coaching visionary leaders to deliver high-stakes presentations and high-impact conversations. Nan helps clients leverage their strength, wisdom and creativity so they inspire audiences to take meaningful action. In addition to a long client list with organizations and individuals, Nan has worked with The Bridgespan Group, Institute of Noetic Sciences, Rudolf Steiner Foundation, World Pulse and V-DAY on issues of economic, environmental and social justice. As a presenter, Nan has shared the stage with Christine Arylo, Peter Block, Lisa Ling, Dan Pink, Robert Reich, Anna Deveare Smith, Bill Strickland, Marci Shimoff, SARK, David Whyte and Ben Zander. In her role as the Main-Stage Director for The Bioneers conference on sustainability, Nan has coached luminaries such as: Janine Benyus, Majora Carter, Eve Ensler, Gloria Feldt, Jane Goodall, Van Jones, Dune Lankard, Jensine Larsen, Elizabeth Lindsey, Michael Pollan, Kavita Ramdas, Nina Simons, Lynne Twist & Dr. Andrew Weil. Nan coached social entrepreneur Eve Blossom to craft and deliver her courageous talk for TEDIndia and helped Annie Leonard take the stage for her appearance on The Colbert Report. Nan has served on the Executive Education Faculty at Columbia, Duke, Harvard and UC Berkeley. She is a cum laude graduate with a BFA in Theatre from the University of Texas and holds an MA in Organization Development from CIIS.

My Passions:Amplifying Women's Voices, Gardening, Eating good food with good friends, Playing with my dog

My Challenges:I'm sleepy

My Vision for the Future:peace. freedom. connection.

My Areas of Expertise:Delivering high stakes presentations & important interviews with clarity, courage & creatiity

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Sarvina Kang
Nov 02, 2011
Nov 02, 2011

Welcome Nan!

I am very glad and excited to find your profile this morning. I have any words to say beside you are wonderful and amazing.

Many thanks for your hard work to help us to be bold to speak on the stage. Without your help, I might not be able to speak at all. I really miss you!

Love,

Sarvina

noelinekirabo
Nov 02, 2011
Nov 02, 2011

Virtuous woman, Welcome to PulseWire! You are now part of a thriving community of grassroots women leaders and supporters from 180 countries. We are delighted to have you join this noble cause of speaking the voiceless women all over the world. Feel free to explore the different forums that this community offers. You can join different groups from the group directory so as to engage in different discussions about different topics. You can also check out various job and training opportunities in the resource exchange link plus so much more that you will discover as you explore this community. I look forward to hearing your voice in the community! In friendship,

Nan Crawford
Nov 03, 2011
Nov 03, 2011

Thanks so much Noeline for reaching out with your warm welcome.

I feel so blessed to have this avenue of connection.

Be well, Nan

Darren Bunton
Nov 03, 2011
Nov 03, 2011

Welcome Nan!

As you know, at PulseWire, you are part of a thriving community of grassroots women (and men) leaders, and pioneers, thriving for equal and human rights for women around the world. Thanks for sharing your expertise for the cause!

A motivational reading to inspire me to move more assertively. I'm glad I stopped by. Welcome, and thanks!

Fatima Waziri - Azi
Nov 06, 2011
Nov 06, 2011

Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

It’s so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fabulous time with your new online friends as well as find this to be a very positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.

Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

Nan Crawford
Nov 06, 2011
Nov 06, 2011

thanks Fatima!

I really appreciate you reaching out.

warm wishes from california...