Just Between Coaches
Risk Forward (Victoria Labalme)
November 2, 2022
In today’s episode, Victoria Labalme encourages coaches to trust their inner wisdom and not get caught up in what she calls the myth of speed. She explains why we should embrace the space of the unknown in between desire and realization of that desire.
Victoria Labalme is the author of the best-selling book Risk Forward and the founder of Rock the Room. She is a dynamic speaker and performance strategist for top leaders and teams. 

In this episode we discuss:

“Because with risking forward, you're not always 100% sure where you're even heading.”  – Victoria Labalme

Victoria Labalme helps individuals and organizations dramatically transform their ability to communicate effectively at work and in life by uncovering their hidden genius and expressing their ideas in memorable ways.
Her results-driven approach offers a strategic blend of art and business that taps into her decades of performing-arts experience: HBO, Caroline’s on Broadway, comedy clubs, television commercials, one-woman shows, and documentary films. Her creative projects have received critical acclaim from The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, BBC, CBS, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Good Morning America.
A member of the Speaker Hall of Fame, Victoria is known for her customized Keynote Performances, workshops, and online learning experiences. Her proprietary systems and strategies have been embraced by top teams at more than 700 organizations around the world, including Starbucks, Microsoft, PayPal, Verizon, Coca-Cola, Chase, L’Oréal, Oracle, Lowe’s, New York Life Insurance, Blue Cross Blue Shield, the World Bank, universities, cultural institutions, and not-for-profits.
As a trusted consultant, she has been the private coach to hundreds of entrepreneurs, industry experts, and C-suite executives for their high-stakes meetings, pitches, keynotes, and virtual presentations.
A graduate of Stanford University, Victoria is the founder of Risk Forward® and Rock The Room®, offering a full suite of products and services to help people communicate, connect, and come alive.

Resources or websites mentioned in this episode:
  1. Mirasee
  2. Coaches Console
  3. Victoria's Free Gift
  4. Victoria's  LinkedIn


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• Music and SFX credits:
•Track Title: Clouds
Artist Name(s): Acreage
Writer Name: Marshall Usinger

•Track Title: Coastline Dream
Artist Name(s): Wild Sky
Writer Name: Adam Simons

•Track Title: Coo Coos
Artist Name(s): Dresden, The Flamingo
Writer Name: Matthew Wigton

•Track Title: Stars & Trees
Artist Name(s): Outside The Sky
Writer Name: Dustin Ransom

Episode transcript: Risking Forward (Victoria Labalme) Coming soon.