Trudy MacDonald - Keynote Speaker

Meet Trudy MacDonald

Founder, Managing Director (TalentCode HR) and Award Winning Keynote Speaker

Trudy MacDonald is an award-winning global keynote speaker who specialises in people, performance, strategy and productivity. Her captivating storytelling skills and extensive expertise inspire leaders and audiences to excellence. With over two decades of experience in the corporate world, she has a wealth of knowledge in leadership, management, and strategy. Trudy’s presentation skills build emotional connections with her audience, making her message resonate long after the event ends.


Trudy has worked extensively with Boards, leaders and leadership teams over the past 20 years and is a sought-after coach to leaders across industries.

She is an experienced CEO, an established business leader and thought leader in the areas of strategy, people, and culture. She specialises in empowering organisations to become great by maximising the performance and productivity of their people.

She is a multi-award-winning speaker having been honoured as “Speaker of the Year” by the world’s largest CEO network – The Executive Connection (TEC). Trudy is a regular speaker to Leaders and Boards and regularly presents on the topics of strategy, high performance organisations and leadership at Industry Associations, Conferences and Corporate Events. Her career is founded on an education in Organisational Psychology and spans Australia, New Zealand, the USA and parts of Asia.

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Keynote Topics

Empowering Leaders and Organisations to Reach Their Full Potential

From Burnout to Brilliance: Creating High-Performance Teams

Attracting and Retaining Top Talent

Developing Future Ready Leaders

Remuneration and Reward for High-Performance Cultures

Our Customised Approach

Trudy tailors her approach and presentations to meet the unique needs and goals of each audience she works with. To discuss your interests and needs contact the team below. 

Recent Speaking Events

Take a look at some of the events Trudy has spoken at recently
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ACATAG Annual Director Conference

Building a Sustainable High-Performance Team
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St Vincent De Paul's Society NSW

NSW ELT Quarterly Forum
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Accru Group National LEAP Conference

Building a Sustainable High-Performance Team

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MGI Worldwide Global Member Conference

Accounting Leadership in Challenging Times
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Growth Faculty Australian & UK Masterclass

Beyond Burnout - Global Masterclass Series
Hamilton Island 2024
Sydney 2024
Sydney 2024
Bangkok 2023
Online 2023

Discover The Impact - Listen to Trudy's Podcasts

Trudy’s extensive knowledge and practical tips help individuals and organisations reach their full potential. Check out her latest guest podcast appearances. 

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Booking Information

What to Expect

Trudy will work with you in collaboration to understand your needs, culture and goals. You can expect a bespoke session tailor made to achieve your desired outcomes


Trudy brings extensive knowledge across a range of industries coupled with fantastic stories, insights and statistics that combine to make her sessions invaluable.

Looking to enhance your business performance? Send us your details and we’ll be in touch within 48 hours to have a chat.

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