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Edie Hand, Attitude Speaker

Edie Hand

    Businesswoman, Speaker, Television Celebrity, and Author
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All About Edie Hand

All About Edie Hand

Edie Hand Video

Edie Hand Video

Edie Hand is a business woman, speaker, television celebrity, and author. She has authored, co-authored, or assisted in the development of over twenty books, including ABC’s of Selling with Etiquette, inspirational cookbooks and novellas from the heart. She assisted the author of GRITS: Girls Raised in the South in producing that mega-bestseller and wrote A Country Music Christmas with country music producing legend Buddy Killen and co-penned Genuine Elvis, a tribute to her cousin, Elvis Presley, with multi-platinum recording artist Ronnie McDowell.  In addition, the business world knows Edie for her many acts of kindness and work in various charities.  

She has starred in national commercials, daytime television dramas, and hosted numerous radio and television shows nationwide. In addition Edie produces a world wide Holiday Memories special with top Country Artists to raise awareness for kids with Cancer.  She has been the CEO of Hand N’ Hand Advertising, Inc. since 1976 while actively involved in the Alliance for Women in Media (formerly American Women in Radio & Television) for over thirty years. 

In an effort to pay it forward and leave a legacy for community involvement, Edie founded the Edie Hand Foundation after the loss of her three young brothers and her personal experience as a Cancer Survivor. Her foundation helps to benefit The Children’s Hospital of Alabama and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  Her “You Pave the Way” programs are educational and empowering for kids and women. The books she co- wrote of “31 Things To Raise A Child’s Self-Esteem” & “Women of True Grit” help to support her efforts across the country during presentations in schools and at major corporate and women’s events.  The Miracle of the Lights is Edie’s first novel and movie development for the Ride’s Books Series project with her team of tireless warriors to help inspire others. Stay tuned for her international television series “Rx for Healthy Lifestyles” with Dr. Daniel Potts, for RFD-TV and Rural TV.

The Power & Influence of Leadership 

In challenging times people seek out strong leadership, but we often find that managers, workers, and those in executive positions often lack the true leadership skills that can motivate and move an organization forward. In this presentation Edie shares through story telling fashion the characteristics of influential leaders, identifying the charisma factor, and using leadership skills to really affect changes in our communities and in your companies.

Rx for Healthy Lifestyles 

Edie has worked in the health care field through her advertising agency for over 30 years and now is working on healthy lifestyle-related television programs with doctors and other professionals to gather insights into what helps folks stay on track for developing the habits that can get you and your family through tough medical/psychological/diet issues. She offers ways to improve your positive attitudes while learning how to pass it on within your company and your home. You too can increase the odds for making wiser choices for better outcomes. Turn your Fears into Faith and unleash your Dreams for a better you! see www.RxHealthyLife.com 

Leveraging Your Social Currency 

The business community has always been engaged with helping local charities, schools and various associations and other non-profit organizations.  Ad budgets are shrinking and companies are now looking for a way to leverage marketing clout from their community activities.   Edie shares with the audience how they can best leverage their existing and new activities to gain more visibility and new customers by being a good corporate citizen. 

Mopping With Your Pearls On: Finding the Genuine Pearl within You

Life is tough and your attitude towards situations everyday can make all the difference. When you dress up you feel better, maybe even more special. Edie shares inspirational and humorous stories that show the benefits of building your pearls of many colors necklace. This program is great for a mixed gender audience of men and women.  The audience always leaves with a smile on their faces and a bit more spring in their step. 

Finding Strength in Your Spirituality 

Forget multi-tasking. Today’s woman is a multi-survivor! By the time she reaches menopause, she may have survived cancer, the death of her parents, a spouse, or other close family members, the loss of a job, a career or dream, the loss of a marriage, and has made more than her share of mistakes.Edie Hand and Martha Bolton share the little secrets of life through inspiring and humorous stories from their own lives and careers. This heartfelt program is inspirational and makes the audience appreciate the things that really matter in their lives. 

‘You Pave the Way’……………Takes True Grit

Edie shares with women of all ages the important journey of a woman’s worth through her 3’P’s. They are Passion, Perseverance, and Positive Projection. In this program Edie shares some of the tales from her recent book with, co-author Tina Savas, entitled, Women of True Grit. Edie’s story-telling will encourage you to set the bar a little higher and pave the way a little farther. You too, can pave the way, and become a woman of true grit, if only you will mentor someone else to pass it on.  After hearing some of the challenges women have faced and overcome the audience will be spiritually reinvigorated and ready to take on the world. 

ABC’s of Relationships

Learn how to build powerful relationships that improve your life, on and off the job. The ABC’s of Relationships are easy-to-remember skills that can help anyone build powerful, positive relationships. Edie along with her co-author Dale Brakhage wrote ABC’s of Selling with Etiquette and this program shares how each of us can sell more in a less economy with good manners and with a focus on relationships.

Edie shares how to identify your style of personality, understand other’s styles, identify areas of conflict, and take advantage of strengths to work better as a TEAM player. This is a great program for business breakfast or lunch meetings.
Learn more about Dale Brakhage at www.dalebrakhage.com 

31 Things to Raise a Child’s Self Esteem 

Edie focuses on the issues that impact children in today’s environment.  Those are bullying, divorce, being overweight and dyslexia. Being a kid today is tough enough but when you are the victim or experience any of these items the challenges become daunting.   This program provides guidance, insights and great advice to help anyone keep kids on the right path for growth and development.  Topics discussed come right from the book Edie Hand and Dr. Judy Kuriansky wrote, 31 Things to Raise a Childs Self-Esteem.

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