Cy Wakeman

Outstanding Speaker, Consultant, Author and Executive Coach


Cy Wakeman is a dynamic keynote speaker advocating a revolutionary new approach to leadership. Her groundbreaking ideas are featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The New York Post and She is a significant thought leader with entertaining podcasts and is a favorite expert blogger on and Cy was honored this year in Mumbai, India where she was awarded the prestigious World HRD Congress Outstanding Leadership Award for her achievements as a global thought leader in 2012. Past recipients of the award in include Marshal Goldsmith and David Ulrich. She is the lauthor of, Reality-Based Leadership: Ditch the Drama, Restore Sanity to the Workplace, and Turn Excuses into Resultsas well as the newest book,The Reality-Based Rules of the Workplace: Know What Boosts Your Value, Kills Your Chances, and Will Make You Happier.