Who is Lorraine Taylor?
I, Lorraine Taylor, am a
speaker, a coach,
a workshop facilitator,
a global nomad, a mother,
a life-long learner, a traveler
an author, a blogger,
a vlogger, a skier, a diver, a hiker
a collaborator, a leader,
a person of passion.
I share parts of my personal brand Lifestyle through regular Vlog updates. Check out the channel.
Expertise and Education
I received My Bachelor of Arts Degree and a Diploma in Education from the University of Colorado, USA. I graduated with a post-graduate Diploma in Business and a post-graduate Diploma in Education E-Learning, both with Distinction, from Massey University, New Zealand. She received the Top Scholar Award twice, in Business Management and Business Communication.
My passion is to assist people in building their personal brand, developing their community, and assisting them to strategically and successfully create a lifestyle that they dream of and deserve. I coach individuals and groups to reach their full potential by developing the sought after skills.
I have built a reputation as an engaging and authentic speaker on topics including personal branding, emotional intelligence, collaborative virtual teams and Third Culture Kids. I am a Distinguished Toastmaster who won third place at the New Zealand District finals and won third place in the International Toastmasters Video Contest. I have presented workshops at conferences in Russia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, New Zealand and Malaysia which have led to opportunities to travel, speak and connect with local people.
I welcome opportunities to combine travel with training and speaking. Here are some of the presentations I have delivered in different countries:
2019 “Be BrandYOU”, Academy Intensive, National Speakers New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand.
2019 “IMPACT Leadership”, Expert Speaker Melaka, Malaysia
2019 “Expand Horizons: Speak and Lead Online”, Expert Speaker Melaka, Malaysia
2018 “Communicating in the Digital Age”, Expert Speaker Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2017 “Virtual Connections”, Toastmasters International Conference Moscow, Russia
2017 “Confessions of a Global Nomad”, the One and Only Event Manama, Bahrain
2016 “Passion to Potential”, Mohammed Ali Memorial Event Manama, Bahrain
2016 “Connecting Globally”, Toastmasters International District 72 Rotorua, New Zealand
2016 “Third Culture Kids”, Gulf Education and Training Exhibition Dubai, UAE
2014 “Emotional Intelligence of Cultural Teams”, Toastmasters District Conference Muscat, Oman
2012 “Strategically Manage Your Online Presence”, ULearn International Conference Auckland, New Zealand