"Her excellent keynote created the focal point for all later discussions. She combines research with real life experience and humor with seriousness. A magnificent presentation!”

- Procter and Gamble

“You made our conference a banner day. You had the audience in the palm of your hand from the time you stepped up to the mike. We want you back!” 

- American Dental Education Association’s Leadership Conference

“What an outstanding speaker you are. We have benefitted from your training program too. Your insight into the 3M culture was invaluable as you presented a rather serious topic.”

- 3M

“For the twelfth time you have brought your outstanding personal and professional talents to our program -- and the participants and our profits clearly benefited as a result.”  

- Phelps Dodge

“Adele is the quintessential speaker. Not only is she an outstanding presenter, but also she is so conscientious about customizing her message to meet the needs of a client. It was a joy to collaborate with her to design a unique seminar highly interactive, incorporating our field, giving our Upper Managers an opportunity to hear from their peers. Adele is knowledgeable, versatile, and creative.”

- Discovery Toys

“Dr. Scheele has transformed us over the year into a stronger, more cohesive, supportive top management team.”

- The Hollywood Reporter

"Without exaggeration, you made our national conferences the very best.”

- Association of Legal Administrators


Los Angeles Business Journal's Women Who Make A Difference

Women in Communications' Best Presenter

American Society for Training and Development's Best Presenter

More Praise for Dr. Adele

“Adele Scheele is a personal success mentor whose wise strategies I’ve used to help launch over 5,000 successful corporate and entrepreneurial careers.”

- Patty DeDominic, National President, National Association of Women Business Owners

“Adele Scheele is an inspired speaker, and hearing her talk was the conference highlight.  She provides concrete examples of how to employ her techniques and a structure to use in pursuing success.”

- American Library Association

"Thank you for making our Career Seminars so successful for our alumni in Berkeley, Los Angeles, Houston, Dallas and Boston.  We're so gratefully appreciative."

- Vanderbilt University

 “You were the star of our conference again.  Thought you’d enjoy reading the enclosed evaluations, all ‘excellent’!”

- College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University

“What a special pleasure to have you with us to open our annual Conference on a high and set our participants’ mental juices flowing. The only complaint: You weren’t here long enough!”

- Association of Health Philanthropy

"Thank you for your excellent presentation. The evaluations are outstanding. You really touched our group; we should make rapid gains at future meetings"

- Society of Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine

“Superb!  The enclosed summary conveys how much our members loved your program and loved you.  You helped us learn how to foster the development of others and you promoted our growth and welfare.”

- American Society for Training and Development

“You brought more than we ever imagined. You are our star national spokeswoman. Thanks!”

-  Infinity    

"Fun, informative, provocative. Scheele gave us all a positive perspective and inspiration to go out and succeed. She dealt with the psychological contracts we must develop with such interesting anecdotes and interactive exercises.  She also moderated the panel; she’s a real pro!"

- The Boston Partnership Development Conference

“Singly and in groups our audience sought us out to tell us how stimulated and inspired they’d been by all you shared.  Your visit sowed untold benefits for those among us with the courage to adopt your advice.  We should reap these rewards forever.

- Town Hall Lecture Series, Inc.

“Your presentation was informative, caring, inspirational, invigorating, and just plain fun working with you.”

- University of Missouri

"You were terrific. Raves all around from new as well as long-standing members. Your ending presentation was powerful and inspiring. Please come back.”


“Superb!  The enclosed summary conveys how much our members loved your program and loved you.  You helped us learn how to foster the development of others and you promoted our growth and welfare.”

- American Society for Training and Development

"Thank you for setting the tone for our UC Career Program. Our alumni were clearly motivated and talked about your strategies throughout the day.”

- University of California, Irvine

“Your presentation the most successful program we’ve ever had.”


“You are a miracle worker. I can’t imagine where my production company would be if I had hired you years ago.  You have created a spirited and supportive team of executive producers, which bests any other company’s success. Thank you!

- Crossroads Films

“Your presentation made our national conference the best ever!”

- The National Association of Accountants

“You made the difference that counted and brought us 50% more participants than last year’s Leadership Forum.  Thank you for setting the stage and opening participants to get more from the day and for sharing so much of yourself and your life improvement skills.”

- Communication, Education & Leadership Forums, Inc.

CAREER STRATEGIES offers a pragmatic prescription for change.”

- Catalyst

“Your words were an inspiration to the NHRA and moved so many to action that will go beyond introspection. Our board member personally thanked me for having invited you to speak, so I got to enjoy “by proxy” the impact you made.” 

- National Human Relations Association

“Many motivational speakers rely on theatrics to make up for a lack of content in cliché-ridden material; it’s special, indeed, to find a speaker like you. The more I think about your speech, the more impressed I am by your depth and perceptiveness.”

- University of Southern California

“You are sensational!  You were a hit with our group and made it the best program of the year.”

- Dale Carnegie Courses

“Dr. Scheele gives us a rich new vocabulary for explaining how to become self-propelled and why it is so crucial.”

- University of Texas