From the courtroom to the boardroom, Linda Swindling, JD knows firsthand about influencing decision makers and asking outrageously. She is a “recovering” attorney, popular speaker, executive coach and strategic consultant. Additionally, Linda is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) and president of Journey On, her own speaking and consulting company.
She is author or co-author of over 20 books including: Ask Outrageously!, Stop Complainers and Energy Drainers, The Manager’s High-Performance Handbook, Wintegrity, and the popular Passports to Success book series which offers thirteen titles on workplace and communication issues.
Her TEDx Talk, “Why the World Needs You to Ask Outrageously,” was presented in 2016 at TEDx SMU.
"Asking to cut in line is more outrageous than asking to borrow money.""More than half (51%) of people who ask for a raise report being successful. And 9% of people who ask for a raise get more than they ask…