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Julie Freedman Smith and Gail Bell have a combined 40 years of experience in educating parents and children, are engaging speakers, and run their workshops from a humorous and light-hearted perspective to alleviate employee stress and target practical parenting solutions.

Parenting Power makes it easier for companies to help their employees juggle home and work life.
This leads to:

  • Improved staff productivity and morale
  • Less absenteeism
  • Lower employee turnover
  • Increased staff camaraderie
  • A family-friendly workplace

Parenting Power is praised by individual parents, schools and corporations alike for their humorous and educational keynote speeches, workshops and coaching sessions. Julie and Gail’s informal and relaxed presentations recharge and recommit participants, leaving them empowered with practical, real life tools and the energy to face the daily challenges of parenting.

What You Can Expect

  1. A personal phone consultation with one of us prior to your event, so we can better understand how we can best serve you and your audience.
  2. A professionally prepared, dynamically delivered presentation focused on achieving the outcomes you want for your audience.

A Little Bit About Us

As parenting experts, we are featured regularly on:

  • CityTV Calgary’s Breakfast Television
  • CTV’s Noon Show
  • CBC Radio’s Alberta at Noon
  • CBC Radio’s Homestretch
  • Check out our In the Media page for more.

The Next Step

Contact us for availability and further questions.

Speaking Topics

In addition to customized presentations, Parenting Power offers a wide assortment of topics for their workshops – Click Here to read about available topics.

What Others Are Saying

Here are what a few other event sponsors said after we spoke for them:

  • 100% of attendees ranked the speaker as “excellent”
  • 80% of attendees found the information provided “very valuable”
  • 100% walked away with at least one suggestion that saved them time and energy
  • Ernst & Young

    I have received nothing but great feedback from your session – thank you again for coming in! 90% of attendees said yes to “I can see myself using what I learned with my family”

    “I have received a number of calls from my staff this morning thanking me for your presentation last night. I just wanted pass the “thank you’s” on to the deserving party.”
    Carol Hale, Director/Owner, Early Discoveries

    “The parents came out laughing and more confident about their parenting techniques after your session last Friday.”
    Sharon Gibson, Strathcona Tweedsmuir School Principal