Sharon Weinstein

Find Fortune in the Follow-up…what will you do with today’s business card collection?

Imagine what you’ll do with the pile of business cards you collect at The Power Conference. Will you be a Woman Doing Business, or a Woman with a Stack of Cards and No Follow-up Plan? In this rapid, engaging keynote session, award-winning author and Follow-Up Expert, Sharon Weinstein shares essential best practices and strategies that will improve your follow-up, starting with this conference. The fortune is in the follow-up; it’s high time to learn how to reap those rewards!


Sharon Weinstein is Chief Executive Officer, SMW Group LLC, a consulting firm, and President/Founder of SharonMWeinstein, a communications and speaking firm.  She is a Vistage Chair and Expert Speaker.

She specializes in workforce-related issues impacting a balanced lifestyle, health and well-being, and stress management.  For nearly 15 years, thousands of CEOs, association members, and conference participants have turned to Weinstein for the solutions they seek to Balance, Focus, and Follow-up. Her work spans every state and province in North America as well as 38 countries.  

Sharon is widely published and is the author of 12 books and over 150 papers.  She is the author of the award-winning B is for Balance, 2nd edition, 12 steps toward creating balance at home and at work and Go For It…Mastering Negotiations. She holds the coveted Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation, the highest earned international recognition for professional speakers. This makes her one of only 12% of all speakers to hold this designation worldwide.

She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing and clinical assistant professor at the University of Illinois, Chicago, and Immediate Past President of NSA-DC.  She has mastered the follow-up, and encourages audiences near and far to implement best practices, and to reap the rewards that good follow-up brings.