Customized, interactive workshops & retreats.

Dive deeper into learning the tools, skills, and resources for creating a kinder, more inclusive world via customized, interactive workshops and retreats based on the same topics that Mallory Whitfield covers in her keynote performances. Below are examples of workshop topics based on Mallory’s 4-part framework of Curiosity, Compassion, Authenticity & Allyship:

  • Towards Together for a Kinder & Inclusive World

    • diversity & inclusion

  • Embrace Yr Weird: Cultivating An Authentic Voice & Building Your Personal Brand

    • branding & marketing

  • Kindness is Badass: Finding Strength in Compassion

    • anti-bullying

  • The Curiosity Thread: What Innovation & Inclusion Have in Common

    • innovation & creativity

Mallory’s infectious energy, multi-faceted expertise and evolving presentation style make her that rare type of speaker that you want back year after year. With Mallory, the material and the way she shares it always feel fresh and relevant. Her welcoming air of acceptance creates an atmosphere of community and love that can draw even the shyest attendee out of their seat to dance.
— Nicole Stevenson, Craftcation Conference organizer

Mallory Whitfield blends her high-energy, entertaining performance style with actionable takeaways and interactive activities that are custom designed for your audience. These customized workshops are perfect for breakout sessions or as a follow-up program to her keynotes. She can also design half-day, full-day, or multi-day trainings or retreats for your organization.

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Towards Together for a Kinder & Inclusive World

TOPIC: DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE: HR CONFERENCES, ASSOCIATIONS, HIGH SCHOOLS & UNIVERSITIES

As our workplaces, schools, and communities become overwhelmed by negativity, trolls, bullying and violence, how might we create a kinder, more inclusive world? The path towards together lies in embracing our own unique strengths and differences - our "weird" as Mallory Whitfield calls it. This one-person show offers a sequin-filled, inspirational exploration of how gratitude, self-compassion, allyship and loving kindness can help you be a better team member or leader in a technology-driven world. This performance offers empowering alternatives, delivered in an entertaining show that's part stand-up, part TED Talk, part puppet show, part dance party and all fun.

  • Learn how to reduce employee or student turnover and improve retention rates among members of your company or organization by creating more inclusive environments.

  • Learn specific tools and resources for a 4-part foundation for creating a more inclusive world: curiosity, compassion, authenticity, and allyship.

  • Learn how inclusive and diverse workplaces, schools, and communities are beneficial for everyone involved.

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Embrace Yr Weird: Cultivating An Authentic Voice & Building Your Personal Brand

TOPIC: BRANDING & MARKETING

RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE: MARKETING CONFERENCES, ENTREPRENEURS, SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS

In a world where everyone is an influencer, how can you stand out? The answer lies in embracing your unique strengths and differences (your "weird" as Mallory calls it), cultivating your authentic voice, and building your personal brand in an intentional, thoughtful way. Discover how to refine your voice and personal brand in a way that reflects your authentic self and be more deliberate about the messages you convey to the world via your social media, online marketing, and other communication tools.

  • Learn what a personal brand is and why it is essential to develop an authentic brand in order to reach your professional career goals.

  • Learn exercises and techniques for tapping into your “weird” in order to refine your personal brand in a way that reflects your authentic self.

  • Learn how you can be more deliberate about the messages you convey to the world via social media and other communication tools.

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Kindness is Badass: Finding Strength in Compassion

TOPIC: ANTI-BULLYING

RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE: HIGH SCHOOLS & UNIVERSITIES, HR CONFERENCES, ASSOCIATIONS

Do you feel like our workplaces, schools, and communities have become toxic? Are you tired of all of the bullying, violence, and divisiveness? It's a big problem, and while the idea of overcoming it can sometimes feel impossible, Mallory believes that there are things we can all do to make the world a kinder, more inclusive place. Join her in exploring how we can use gratitude, self-compassion, allyship and loving kindness to reduce bullying and increase a sense of belonging in your organization.

  • Learn why we must begin to work past our own trauma and pain first in order to reduce bullying and be more inclusive of those around us.

  • Learn how practicing gratitude and self-compassion can make us happier and more inclusive of other people in a technology-driven world.

  • Learn actionable tools and techniques for using gratitude, compassion, and allyship to reduce bullying and create a stronger sense of belonging and engagement among members of your organization.

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The Curiosity Thread: What Innovation & Inclusion Have in Common

TOPIC: INNOVATION & CREATIVITY

RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE: CORPORATE AUDIENCES, MARKETING CONFERENCES, ENTREPRENEURS

Design thinking. Human-centered design. The creative problem solving process. You may have heard these terms, but do you know how you can use these techniques to spark more innovation and creativity within your company or organization? Curiosity is at the heart of both innovative thinking and inclusive company cultures. Explore the common thread between innovation and inclusion, and learn how curiosity can drive better ROI for your organization.

  • Learn how inclusive and diverse workplaces lead to more innovation and more revenue for companies.

  • Learn how utilizing deliberate creativity and design thinking within your organization can strengthen empathy and foster better collaboration.

  • Learn actionable tools and techniques from design thinking and the creative problem solving process that you can use to spur more innovation and creativity within your organization.

 
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Actionable & Engaging

Drawing from a background in creative problem solving and design thinking, as well as decades of experience in theatre, improv, and movement, Mallory creates custom-designed interactive workshops that keep attendees engaged.

It was honestly one of the BEST sessions we’ve personally attended; I learned so much to take-away and implement immediately, and know other attendees did as well.
— Cecelia Mecca, iRetreat Conference organizer