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Laura Fay

Laura Fay

Laura Fay is an Executive Advisor and Consultant at Bates, a BTS Company. Her passion is empowering leaders to inspire their teams, better execute on strategy, and transform their business. Laura has over 20 years of experience in corporate leadership with deep expertise in executive communication, serving as counsel, coach and advisor to senior leaders during times of crisis and change management, and helping executives find compelling ways to share their stories and connect with stakeholders. Over her career, she has served as chief advisor to the CEO and management teams on internal and external communication strategies and oversaw public relations activities and served as chief media spokesperson. Her experience includes significant tenure at Wells Fargo, Wachovia, and Scudder Investments where she held leadership positions in corporate communications, content marketing, and thought leadership.

Recent Posts by Laura Fay

Seize Control: Why “No” is the Key Leadership Tool You Need

Promotion Pitfalls: Navigating the Shift from Comrade to Commander

A Vat of Lemonade: How to Turn 2020’s Curveballs into a Winning Strategy

How to Step Up Your Selling Game in a Virtual Environment

Who’s Zoomin’ Who? The Art of Balancing Video Meetings for the Long Haul

5 Ways to Streamline Decisions in a Time of Crisis

Can You Be Too Authentic?

5 Biggest Failures of Leaders in a Crisis

How Smart Executives Can Lead Their Teams through the Global COVID-19 Crisis

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