Unleashing Your Inner Gorilla: Taking Risks and Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone


Margaret Wareham

Mardi Wareham
CEO, Singing Telegrams of Austin

This presentation is based on Mardi Wareham’s 8 years of experience as CEO and chief performer at Singing Telegrams of Austin. The speech is humorous and entertaining.  The content is helpful for anyone looking for new challenges in their work and personal life.

If you want to move from being a rule follower to a rule breaker, this speech will inspire you to get out of your comfort zone and take action. Your daily work will be more aligned with your personal goals and dreams. Discover your natural talents and use them to find success.

What can you learn from a woman who dresses in a gorilla costume to make a living?

·         How you can benefit from stepping outside your comfort zone, breaking the rules and taking action

·         Using talents, you deeply enjoy, not just the talents you’re good at

·         The rewards of being original and taking risks

Speaker Bio

Mardi Wareham is a spirited story-teller who delivers a rousing program designed to inspire and uplift her audiences.  As CEO and chief performer at Singing Telegrams of Austin, she personifies innovation and creativity. From the first time she put on a gorilla costume, she knew she wanted to disrupt the workplace.

Mardi also facilitates team building – she teaches groups of people in the corporate workplace to play ukulele as a way to build and strengthen teams. Prior to starting her business, she held positions in marketing in the insurance, education and nonprofit sectors. Mardi moved to Austin from Vancouver, Canada in 2005 and is delighted to live in the Live Music Capital of the World.

Facilitated By

Grace Lanni
Managing Director


Event Information

Start Date 06/12/2019 11:30 AM
End Date 06/12/2019 01:30 PM
Informal Networking 11:00 AM
Location Maggiano's - Domain
10910 Domain Dr
Suite 100
Austin TX 78758
United States
Chapter Austin, TX
10910 Domain Dr
    Suite 100
    Austin TX 78758
    United States

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