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Helen MacDonald Travels from Melbourne, VIC

Helen MacDonald


  • Change Management
  • Customer Service
  • Female Speaker
  • Motivational
  • Personal Development
  • Sales
  • Team Building
  • Training

Helen Mac is Australia’s Corporate Optimist. She specialises in maximising opportunities in individuals & teams, creating optimal performance in organisations of all sizes. Combining decades of experience in culture change and practical psychology based on her BA(Psych), Helen works with leaders, individual contributors and teams to dramatically shift their thinking and optimise outcomes.

With over 25 years of research and experience in organisational behaviour, performance improvement and motivation. Helen has also draws on expertise collected from speaking in 11 countries to thousands of people in all kinds of roles, from blue collar to senior executive. A Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and multiple accreditations in behaviour and personality instruments means that Helen brings a depth of knowledge to her work. Her broad experience in human resource management and training enables her to go beyond skimming the surface when exploring key issues with her clients.

Helen has worked with corporations large and small, from multi-nationals to small businesses, around the Asia Pacific region. She has written two books and contributed to four others, as well as designing & delivering hundreds of conference and workplace sessions to thousands of managers and individuals.  Her proven systems boost attitudes and get individuals & teams into productive action. This creates an environment where people want to contribute and succeed, resulting in loyal customers, enthusiastic employees and a boosted bottom-line.

Her client list is diverse, coming from industries as wide-ranging as IT, banking & finance, transport, telecommunications, automotive, petroleum, and pharmaceuticals.  Examples include General Motors/Holden Limited, American Express, GE Capital Finance; Hyundai Motor Company, CPA Australia, Tupperware, Ericcson, SAP, RSM Bird Cameron and AMP.

Helen’s sessions improve employee performance and show managers how to create workplaces in which people are encouraged to do their very best. She works with leaders, individual contributors & teams to develop an optimistic culture, delivering better results.

Keynote Titles

  • The Negative Impact of Positive Thinking!
  • Where You Lead, Will They Follow?
  • Life is Too Short to be Miserable at Work!
  • Change Happens!
  • The Myth of Work/Life Balance!


Helen's style of presenting is extremely energetic, but more importantly captures the audience's attention in a very thought provoking manner.

Holden Ltd

Our audiences responded very positively....our critical business messages were woven into a well-targeted presentation & created a highly motivating atmosphere.

Tupperware Australia



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