Speaker’s Bureau

Popular requests


Whether it is telling a compelling story or interpersonal messaging, good communication is essential for a successful business. Expand your communication skills with a talk on:

  • Appropriate communication methods
  • Audience-based messaging
  • Business communication and writing
  • Communication and problem solving
  • Team communication

Management, professionalism, and leadership

Our experts can talk to your group about a variety of topics, including:

  • Active listening
  • Building community
  • Business ethics and critical thinking
  • Continuous development
  • Culture change
  • Employee coaching
  • Encouraging entrepreneurship
  • Managing difficult conversations
  • Strategic planning
  • Time management

Human resources

Human resources speakers are available to discuss topics such as:

  • Behavior-based interview questions
  • Conducting job analysis
  • Employees and the organization’s brand
  • Identifying talent and acquiring new talent
  • Onboard strategies
  • Preparation for SHRM certification

Accounting and finance

Learn more about budgets and managing money through talks covering:

  • Small business finance
  • Cost accounting
  • Finance basics, planning, and statements
  • Grant management

Project management

Streamline and execute projects better after hearing from experts on topics such as:

  • Complex and multiple projects
  • Performance measurement
  • Problem solving program evaluation
  • Project communication and planning
  • Removing obstacles to success
  • Short-term projects
  • Six Sigma
  • Techniques to conquer procrastination


Experts in teamwork can help strengthen your team by sharing on topics such as:

  • Assessing teams
  • Building teams
  • Cultural intelligence and competency
  • Managing team perceptions
  • Expectations and communication
  • Negotiation
  • Team building

Nonprofit organizations

If you’re looking for someone to speak about fundraising or nonprofit consulting, contact Bill Stanczykiewicz, director of The Fund Raising School.

Technology and tech-enabled solutions

Technology experts can help your team learn the basics or take a deeper dive into subjects such as:

  • Computer basics
  • Software programs
  • New technology
  • Social media

Schedule your speaker

Let us help you find the right speaker for your event. Contact us by email at pdce@iupui.edu or by phone at 317-274-4068 or complete our speaker request form.

Complete the speaker request form