Meet Janel

Dr. Janel Anderson is an expert in workplace communication and technology. Janel’s programs are dynamic, content-filled and delivered with humor and fun. Janel’s programs will get your audience to see their situation in a new light, getting them to think about (and solve!) old problems in a new way. Janel combines her research background with many years in the corporate sector to provide engaging, motivating programs that are research-based and practical.

After starting her career in a start-up company where venture capital investors kept a revolving door on the senior leadership, Janel went to graduate school to better understand what makes for effective communication in the workplace. After completing a PhD in organizational communication at Purdue University, she taught at the college level before returning to corporate America to run a global department for a multinational corporation.

Janel is now seen as one of the top technology and communciation speakers for corporate and association markets that want their people to increase their leadership, teamwork, and communication skills and ultimately achieve more results.

With a doctorate in organizational communication and a coaching certificate, Janel brings research-based techniques along with a deep understanding of human behavior to the stage in a way that is dynamic, fun and easy to follow. Janel’s technical management experience equips her to interact easily in technical settings with everyone from senior executives to individual contributors and her experience coaching and facilitating add practical know-how into all aspects of her work.

From her opening story to her closing quote, Janel engages and inspires. Attendees leave her presentations ready to create positive change in their workplace and in their lives.  They are motivated to be speak up, take action and solve problems!