Category Archives: Speaking

Make IT Happen

Laura Beauparlant Keynote speaker Love Mexico Conference

I believe that life is what you make of it. It’s not what happens to you – it’s how you react and what you learn that matters. It’s what you make happen. Nine years ago I won a motivational speaking competition (I shared my story of strength and determination after a serious car accident at… Read the rest of the post…

7 Seconds…

Laura Beauparlant

That’s all the time you have to make an impression. Are you making a good one? Years ago I met a wedding planner at a trade show and very shortly after meeting her I thought “I’d never hire this person to plan my wedding”. (Don’t worry I didn’t say this out loud!) But it did… Read the rest of the post…

What Teaching Has Taught Me

Laura Beauparlant teaching

Last year I decided that I wanted to help create the next generation of designers. I LOVE typography and was thrilled when an opportunity came up for me to teach this subject at George Brown College here in Toronto. I’m now into my second semester and I have to say that learning the curriculum and… Read the rest of the post…

7 Lessons From An Entrepreneur

Laura Beauparlant - Founder, Lab Creative Inc

Things I learned about running my business in 2017 2017 has been an exciting and challenging year and it’s hard to believe it is almost over. I’ve learned so much about myself and about running my business (despite the fact that I’ve been an entrepreneur for close to 14 years) and I wanted to share the top… Read the rest of the post…

Laura Beauparlant On Designing Your Life

Laura Beauparlant - Design Your Life

In October, I had the pleasure of speaking to a group of about 50 mom entrepreneurs (mompreneurs) at an event hosted by Mamas & Co. Rather than speaking about design and branding, I had the opportunity to talk about designing your life. It is still in its essence about design, just specifically about how to design your best life. Where you,… Read the rest of the post…