Rhonda’s Bio

Rhonda Scharf, CSP, HoF

Rhonda Scharf is a well-recognized Professional Speaker, Trainer, Consultant and Author based both in Ottawa, Canada and Fort Myers, Florida. Since 1993 she has worked with tens of thousands of people in 13 different countries. She is a respected consultant, provides uplifting and fun on-site training and workshops, and a highly entertaining keynote speaker. Add in webinars and coaching along with full customization of all programs, and she is fully competent and capable of putting you ON THE RIGHT TRACK.

Her enthusiasm and positive energy truly make her stand out in her profession. Rhonda has the ability to make learning fun and interesting.

She is very active within the administrative community and its various associations. She is known as the “go-to” person for Administrative Professionals and widely known and respected for her approach and solution based information

Rhonda has earned the highest speaking designation in the world, the “Certified Speaking Professional” designation (CSP). In 2004, Rhonda served as the National President of the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers (CAPS), has served on the Board of the Global Speaker Federation and is named in the current edition of “Who’s Who in Professional Speakers” (where she has been listed since 1998).

Rhonda has also received the “Spirit of CAPS” award in 2008 which is a true testament to her abilities as a professional speaker, since it is earned through peer nominations. This award is of special meaning to Rhonda.

Rhonda is a respected author and has recently published her seventh book. For more information and purchase, click here

Rhonda and her husband Warren are at the stage in life between adult children and grandchildren and are maximizing their time through golf, skiing, and a relaxing glass of wine by the pool. As true Canadians you’ll find them both in Fort Myers in the cold months, and Ottawa during the summer months. However, Rhonda is a top-tier flier, and is willing to fly to your location wherever you may be at any time.

Common Sense is NOT Common Practice

Don’t do what everyone else is doing. Stand out from the crowd. Enjoy Rhonda’s latest light-hearted, common sense-moments in this easy to read book. Ask yourself if you are following common sense or common practice.