Nataly brings a rare combination of authenticity and vibrancy to any stage. She showcases a plethora of life-changing insights for leaders and surrounds them with her amazing personal journey. I would highly recommend her to any event or company that seeks a fresh new perspective (with heart!) for its audience.- Kevin Mullins, VP of Global Communications, Workhuman
Nataly’s story and powerful insights inspired our organization and energized our employees. Her enthusiasm was contagious and action provoking - we could have listened to her speak for hours.- Ann M. Powell, CHRO, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Nataly’s emotional fitness keynote inspired our teams globally to find time for self-care, to thrive both in life and in business. A well-received and deeply important message for all to hear, from the top down!- Adam Wysocki, Director of Global Wellbeing, Thomson Reuters
Nataly Kogan is a leading expert in optimizing your emotional fitness and elevating your leadership.
With a compelling life story of emigrating from Russia with her family, teaching herself to speak English by watching “Who’s the Boss” on repeat and holding top positions at McKinsey, Microsoft and 5 startups by the time she was 37, Nataly is a fascinating, one-of-a-kind keynote and TEDx speaker.
After years of chasing a non-existent state of nirvana in the corporate world, Nataly was not only unfulfilled, she suffered a debilitating burnout that led her to find a new way. Today, as a best-selling author of 3 books and the CEO of Happier, Inc., Nataly helps tens of thousands of Awesome Humans, leaders, and teams struggle less and thrive more in work and life.
Nataly’s unparalleled, positive, and transformative presentations are an amalgam of her science-backed skills, her business acumen, her unique life experiences and her contagious energy and creativity.
A few awesome organizations where Nataly has spoken
Nataly's Most Popular Talks
Embrace Your Awesome Human!
Break free from daily burnout, struggle less and thrive more in work and life!
Thriving Through Change
Science-backed blueprint to thrive through adversity
Emotionally Fit Leadership
Optimize your ability to positively impact other people’s capacity to thrive
The Power of Emotional Fitness @ Work
Science-backed skills to fuel your energy, reduce stress, and handle challenges with greater resilience
Happiness is a Skill
5 science-backed skills to fuel your well-being and joy
The Lens of Meaning
Live and work with greater purpose, fulfillment, and impact
The Science of Gratitude
How practicing gratitude can fuel individual and organizational well-being, authentic resilience, and top performance
A interactive learning experience to uncover how to realistically practice self-care to fuel your energy, reduce daily burnout, and feel your best
Nataly customizes every single talk to best serve and fuel your audience. She has never given the same talk twice!
Nataly was the perfect keynote speaker and her ability to connect with our employees – in the room or by video from across the globe – was amazing. Every employee who attended took away a ‘nugget’ that stayed with them long after her session was over.- Stacey Hoin, CHRO, GE Capital
Nataly was the perfect keynote speaker as we invest in Sleep Number's top performers. As a purpose-driven brand, we strive to always be our best for our customers. Nataly shared tools to be more productive and innovative, while finding more joy everyday.- Shelly Ibach, CEO, Sleep Number
Nataly gave one of our most successful webinars during coronavirus. She has a true gift to connect with her audience, even in virtual spaces, and was able to engage our more than 400 participants. Her powerful message and authenticity moved everyone.- Miriam Bredella, MD, Prof. & Vice-Chair Radiology, Harvard Medical School & Mass. General Hospital
Nataly's TEDx Talk
From Russian Refugee to Sharer of Joy
A few awesome keynote segments
The Power of Gratitude
Intentional Kindness as a Skill
Virtual? In person? YES!
Nataly gave more than 300 virtual talks since March 2020 (yes, that’s a real number) and masterfully engages her audiences no matter the setting or format.
Company leaders have told us that Nataly’s virtual sessions were the most fully-attended of any of their virtual events — and more fueling, practical, and fun!