Debbie Peterson

Debbie Peterson

Debbie Peterson runs a speaking and coaching business to help her audiences and clients develop a focused mindset for fulfilling professional results by harnessing the power of their thoughts.

Her audiences and clients have shared that with Debbie’s Clarity System, they experience

  • More clarity of professional direction, producing better self-aligning decisions
  • An increased focus for clearer, consistent action
  • More momentum, keeping them motivated to achieve the next level of success on their terms.

Debbie has 25+ years in Corporate with experience in Business Administration, Project Management, and Investor Relations. She is a certified Trainer of NLP at the Master Practitioner level and has spent over ten years studying, designing, and delivering keynotes, workshops, and corporate trainings using Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP) as a foundation. Debbie has presented to thousands of employees, leaders, and clients at various sized organizations.

Debbie is the creator of “The Way Forward Mentorship Program” and the “The Way Forward in Career and Life Mastery Weekend” for women leaders and emerging leaders. She is a professional member of the National Speakers Association, Women’s Speakers Association, and an author with her book, Clarity: How Smart Professionals Create Career Success on Their Terms, released in 2019.

Most Requested Programs

From Frustrated to FOCUSED, and Beyond to Fulfilled
Are you achieving the results that you want in your career? Are you so focused on your momentum that it might be at the expense of who you are?

In this highly interactive program, you’ll learn the 5 steps that increase your clarity of direction in your profession. You’ll discover how to focus on the right opportunities for you so that you can create momentum and results. All of this without losing who you are and why you chose this profession in the first place.

The Successful Mentoring Mindset
Where People, Passion, and Performance Intersect: Mentoring is a powerful process, but it isn’t always what you think it is. Discover the subtle nuances of mentoring and how you can put this powerful tool to work for your organization. Get Clarity on all of the different methods that can be utilized in your organization and how to build a platform that gets your employees building relationships, growing business in your community, and creating consistent value for all involved.

Step Up, Speak Up, and Show Up
Projecting a Confident Presence Inside & Out: Are you holding yourself back?

Whether you own your own business or work for a corporation —every aspect of your professional life involves how you step up, speak up, and show up with others. Confidence and your internal and external presence are vital for you to succeed, but are you aware of what may be sabotaging them?

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Communication & Collaboration for Multigenerational Workplaces
In any organization, you need your team to work for the dream to work! But when communication and collaboration don’t happen, then productivity, performance, and profits don’t either. If you want your audience to take their communication to the next level, then this is the program for you.

How to Create Clarity & Focus on What Matters Most
In today’s business environment, it’s not always easy to keep “the main thing,” well...the main thing. But what if there was a better way to manage your focus and productivity?

There is!

In this highly interactive program, you’ll discover the 4 steps that increase your clarity around the priorities you make and the actions you take. You’ll discover how to focus on the right opportunities to be productive so that you can create MORE momentum and results.


Debbie is amazing to work with! We knocked it out of the park with this speaker hire for our annual Women on Banking Conference. She motivated and inspired our attendees, and gave them a lot of take-home ideas and energy. She was a pleasure to work with from start to finish. You won’t regret hiring Debbie for your next corporate event! - Kami Coleman, Arkansas Bankers

Debbie Peterson presented "R.A.C.E. Towards Your Next Chapter in Career" to our internal Professional Women's organization in our Ohio and Florida offices. The feedback from our group was extremely positive; the presentation was on point and informative, Debbie was professional and engaging, and the participatory environment made for an excellent tool to help the women in our organization learn new ways to help further their careers. We would love to have Debbie back again!! - Kelly Carrier, HBKS Wealth Management.