Karen Orell is an Internationally renowned speaker, author and community leader who is dedicated to improving the lives she touches. She has counseled and inspired thousands through her radio shows, seminars and in-person consultations.
As an adviser, consultant and coach Karen guides business owners and entrepreneurs at key junctures in their development needing assistance to move to the next level. Coaching includes a unique blend of assisting the owners in changing their own perspective and “rethinking” the business to shift to a more prosperous future.
Karen’s expertise includes handling human relations issues, staff training, corporate and product promotion, customer service, writing up and establishing new policies and procedures, development of feasibility studies, business plans and budgets, financial needs analysis, internal and external audits, FDA submission and clinical trials, cost management, vendor management, inventory management, and employee support systems. Direct experience with wholesale, retail and manufacturing companies in the following industries: insurance, hospitality, consumer electronics, education, healthcare, alternative health, fine arts, entertainment industry, book and music publishing, medical and spa services.
Karen’s Expertise & Knowledge
Teaching, Training & Seminar Experience
Rowe University-Core Faculty
San Diego City College-Guest lecturer
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising-Guest lecturer and mentor
Chain Reactions, Inc-Core Presenter and Event Leader for both US and foreign seminars and workshops
Advanced Data Institute, Inc-Core Presenter and Event Leader
Women for Health, Inc – Head Presenter and Event Leader
The Creative Awareness Center of Sacramento-Core teacher
Sacramento Waldorf School-Assistant Teacher
San Francisco Whole Life Expo Speaker
Los Angeles Whole Expo Speaker
Step Into Your Vision Book
Thank God I Went through Hell Book
Parent’s Guide to Personal Computers Published by Prentice Hall
PFT 1-2-3 Personal Fertility Tester Instruction Manual
Aladin The Software That Means Business Users Guide
Creator, author and voice for the Dream Warrior Guided Dream Journey Series. A seven tape series for creating the life you prefer through guided dream imagery and hemisync brain-wave activity.
IBM computer voice for the first IBM speaking computer
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado-BS in Social Sciences (Psych/Anthro)
FIDM-Specialized Certificate in Design-15 month post graduate program
Bauman College-Diet Counselor Certification
Rudolph Steiner College-Biodynamic and organic farming
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Certified Educator
JTS Advisors- Accountability Coaching Certification
Eric Lofholm Silver Protege Sales Training Program
Business Management Training
Women’s Achievement Award
Sacramento Innovative Product Award