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Master the Moment
Communication

Helping busy professionals communicate more efficiently so they can increase productivity and reduce stress. Communicate with positive impact and calm confidence especially in those defining moments of pressure, high emotions and stress.


Training is fast, fun, and focused.


Get more done in less time and enjoy a high performing team environment!


Helping busy professionals communicate more efficiently so they can increase productivity and reduce stress. Communicate with positive impact and calm confidence especially in those defining moments of pressure, high emotions and stress.


Training is fast, fun, and focused.


Get more done in less time and enjoy a high performing team environment!

Award-winning Corporate Trainer  •  Speaker  •  Bestselling Author

Award-winning Trainer
Speaker
Bestselling Author

Sharon Skasick

Eisenhower Medical Center, Palm Springs, USA

We were blown away

. . . by Lorna McLaren when we brought her in to speak at our event at the hospital. Never laughed or learned so much!  She was spot on in knowing the stress we go through and provided so many tips. Everyone loved her humor, energy, and ability to engage and inspire. Elated with the positive responses from our staff!

What clients are saying

"The committees met in late October and compiled lists of topic and speaker suggestions for me to assemble into a complete seminar program. One of the encore speakers included on that list was … Lorna McLaren who ranked in the top 10 speaker list for both her sessions! And two top 10 performances are even more impressive when noted that there were 189 speaker sessions on that list!!

Michelle Gaston, Director Professional Development

OFA Short Course, Columbus, Ohio

Dynamic, entertaining, everyone was fully engaged the entire time! A few of us needed to go to the bathroom but chose to stay as we didn't want to miss a thing. Never been as riveted by a conference speaker as we were with Lorna McLaren. We invited her back 3 more times to speak at our Annual Judicial Case Managers Conference.

Yvonne Hadfield

JCM Supervisor Office of the Chief Judge, Vancouver, BC

I've worked with Lorna over 5 years in multiple countries in front of thousands of people. Wherever she went, she captivated her audience. I can confidently recommend her as the go-to expert in better communication and less stress.

Dr. Trina Read

Bestselling author,
Award-winning Speaker, National Columnist

Bestselling Author

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Lorna's book against street backdrop

Quick Communication tips for instant results, less stress, and a good laugh . . . Because life is busy:) 

"Before it HITS the Fan" 
Get control before it gets out of control

  • a toxic co-worker pulls you into their drama
  • PROMOTED TO MANAGEMENT AND FORCED TO INHERIT A DIFFICULT EMPLOYEE
  • an emotionally charged customer on the phone
  • REDUCE MISUNDERSTANDINGS AND HANDLE CONFLICT WITH CALM CONFIDENCE
Before It Hits the Fan book cover

#1 Bestseller in
CANADA & USA

Or buy Print Edition

What participants are saying


Vince Devlin, General Foreman

"Thanks again for the informative course. (I gave the example of helping workers with personal issues.) You provided an enthusiastic, informative and knowledgeable course which I was fortunate to be apart of and learned a lot."


Englewood Forest Operation Western Forest Products

Victor Koroluczuk and Diane Finlayson, Project Managers

“Excellent seminar on prioritizing and managing objectives”


Capgemini, Birmingham, UK

Mark Wignall, Software Engineer

“1st speaker at a seminar I didn’t get bored or sleepy!” Excellent speaker/presenter”


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Mike Perkins, Maintenance Coordinator

“I enjoyed the energy, excellent communication in hitting the points. The preparation was first class. The stories and tips amazing. I was able to take all the instruction/information and find answers I was looking for. This was by far the best all around presentation on leadership, communication and effective problem solving to reduce stress and solve issues on a common or neutral ground”


Emerald Property, Spingfield, OR

Wayne Westerlund, Supervisor

“With only 2 hours sleep with the flu/cold, Lorna kept me awake with her enthusiastic approach. Excellent examples that I can relate to. I have taken with me more than I thought I would come out with. Thanks.”


Skretting, Feeding the Future