Designed to inspire high schoolers, college students and new graduates, Shannon McKain’s young adult programs lift spirits and focus young minds on the critical growth areas that will put them (and keep them) on the Happiness Path. The destination? Success in life and career.
Every audience member feels a personal connection to Shannon McKain as her speaking style is authentic and relatable to young adults. Coupled with her experiences in corporate America, she shares real world advice in an interactive, fun way.
Choose one of the below customizable options for a keynote, workshop, or both! Shannon can work with your students in a variety of ways to provide value and fun.
Young Adult Program Topics
Defining Your Personal Brand – Merging What They See With Who You Are
How positive is the first impression you make? Whether you’re meeting a new friend or a potential new boss, be sure you’re sending the best message possible about yourself to others—your success depends on it! In this program, Shannon McKain helps young adults explore how to optimize their “personal brand” to achieve success in every aspect of life.
Leadership Building Blocks – What Kind of Leader Are You?
Sharing both her successes and failures including living on a canoe for two weeks (studying Situational Leadership), Shannon McKain integrates how Four Pillars of Leadership can make or break any organization. Using interactive and fun communication exercises, this millennial knows how to successfully facilitate an effective Leadership Academy for your group!
Across the Great Divide: How Different Generations Work Together
With up to five generations working side-by-side in many workplaces, it’s imperative for employees and management to understand how different generations think and act on the job, and on the client side. In this program, Shannon McKain explores how to build bridges rather than barriers between generations when it comes to interoffice communication, client prospecting and marketing to existing and new clients.
Dream It, Map It, Reach It – Focusing Youthful Energy on the Prize
For every youth who’s been told or ever felt that their aspiration was just a pipe dream, Shannon McKain delivers the how-to of “getting there.” From personal hardships, life lessons and losing her mother to cancer, McKain has developed Six Signs of Positivity to help young adults overcome self-doubt, toxic people and adversity, with the goal of creating—not just dreaming about—the life they desire.