Since 1980, Eileen has become noted as a powerful international keynoter who speaks the truth with clarity, wisdom, humor and compassion. Longstanding clients and repeat engagements attest to her commitment to make a difference in the minds, hearts, and spirits of organizations and individuals. For successive years, Executive Excellence magazine has ranked her as one of the top 50 thought leaders in leadership development. She draws upon practical business know-how, life's experiences and years of consulting for major national and international organizations ranging from global pharmaceuticals to the US Armed Forces, from health care associations to religious institutions, from American Airlines to Xerox, from 3M to IBM, from drill foremen in the Arctic to juvenile offenders in prison. She authored Work for a Living and Still Be Free to Live, the first book on work/life balance which continues to be published in revised editions. Subsequent books include The Resilient Spirit and Talk Aint' Cheap: It's Priceless. Eileen is a certified speaking professional (CSP) and her selection into the Speaker Hall of Fame places her among the top 3% of the 4500-member National Speakers Association..