Let's reimagine and redefine the way you lead, grow and show up at work. 



Imagine if you could.......


Feel more comfortable and confident when communicating with your employees.


Find the right words to pitch your ideas to senior managers and leave a lasting impression.


Speak with clarity and impact so you can engage an audience, strengthen your relationships and motivate people to take action.


By next year this time, you could be the leader you've always wanted to be.

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Leaders From These Brands Trust Me to Speak, Inspire and Transform Their Audiences.

Hire Kandia For Workshops | Virtual Events | Executive Coaching | Keynote Speaking

Workshops & Talks 

Most requested training topics:

  • Communicate to WIN! Engage, Educate, and Inspire Your Audience to Action.
  • Confident & Courageous Conversations for Managers
  • Stories That Influence & Win Over Your Audience
  • Show Up, Anyway: Building Resilience & Leading During Uncertainty

Workshop design and consultation are also available.  

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"I can’t say enough about the positive experience I had recently working with Kandia on several training workshop needs for our team. From the start, Kandia provided strategic thought, creativity, and in-depth soft skill knowledge and understanding that she was able to effectively translate into relevant, meaningful and highly valuable training sessions.


While I would personally give her a 5-star rating, participants rated her sessions the highest among all other offerings provided during our national training meeting.


Kandia has the unique ability of being able to not only craft dynamic training, but engage and energize an audience. Her energy and passion for exceeding client expectations make her a partner that I hope to work with again in the near future."

-Renee de Gennaro, Director at Fresenius Medical Care North America 

Lunch & Lead Sessions 

(Delivered in 90 minutes or less.)

LIVE virtual events to help employees and managers tackle everyday challenges at work and in life. 

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Kandia Johnson has been an invaluable asset to the Puerto Rican Association for Human Development, Inc. (PRAHD) and the agency’s professional development.  


With multiple workshops led by Kandia over the past year, PRAHD staff are better equipped to meet daily challenges with their improved skills in communication, managing conflict, leadership, and public speaking. Kandia’s services and unique approach provide the tools needed to grow, develop and thrive with focus and productivity. Working with Kandia has been an absolute pleasure, and has proven to be extremely beneficial for our organization.


-Yvonne Lopez, Assemblywoman of the 19th Legislative District in New Jersey and Former CEO of PRAHD

Executive Coaching and Consulting

Regardless of your career choice or life goals, a successful leader masters three things: mindset, communication, and relationships.

Through intimate group and 1:1 coaching sessions, Kandia helps leaders tackle impostor syndrome, develop leadership presence, and leverage stories to engage, captivate and influence. 

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Kandia is a results-driven, natural leader who quickly commanded the room of senior government leaders. She was committed to improving the effectiveness and efficiency of our Nation’s Government and its workforce by building consensus, helping the group balance competing priorities while cultivating productive relationships. She helped the team hone in on power words, tap into their creative side, and brought out the best in the team.


Her unique combination of leadership, change management, and staff development skills raised team spirit by internalizing and appreciating contributions made by members of the team that has enabled the organization to achieve better targets through her Five Pillars of Excellence.


Kandia is committed to designing and delivering solutions that embrace the organization’s priorities and result in positive change by empowering, inspiring, and motivating others towards success.


~Michele Kubajek, M.Ed Department of the Navy Office of Civilian Human Resources Training and Development Center of Excellence

Meet Kandia 

Kandia Johnson has more than 10 years of experience coaching and training managers, executives, and service-based entrepreneurs on how to communicate confidently and get hired and noticed as leaders within their industry.

With a sweet spot for helping people tackle self-doubt and unleash their hidden potential, she regularly leads group-coaching programs for C-Suite and entrepreneurial leaders. 

Beyond being featured in Forbes, Black Enterprise Magazine, and more, Kandia has delivered workshops and talks on stages throughout the United States and Africa. To date, major brands such as The South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference, Harvard University Business School, The James Beard Foundation, The WIE Symposium, and African Women in Technology have invited her to speak at their conferences and events.

Kandia graduated from Delaware State University with a BA in Public Relations and earned an M.Ed. in Instructional Design and Technology from Old Dominion University.

Ready to Step into The Next Best Version of Yourself?

To learn more about my speaking, consulting, and training experiences, please complete the form below. 

For all other inquiries, I'd love to learn more about your needs, email [email protected]