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Marguerite orane - Marguerite Orane & Associates. Toronto, ON, CA

Marguerite orane Marguerite orane

Marguerite Orane & Associates

Toronto, ON, CANADA

Joy and laughter SERIOUSLY matter - to work and everything else!





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Marguerite Orane combines her unique perspective – Harvard MBA, family business upbringing and spiritual author in thought-provoking, life changing keynotes, presentations and workshops.

With over 20 years in strategy consulting and general management, Marguerite’s passion is helping leaders and their teams joyfully bring strategy to life to achieve their desired results. She is committed to spreading her message of Joy at Work, emboldening people to step up and claim their bliss at the place in which they spend most of their moments.

Marguerite is a Certified Professional Facilitator, a certified Transformational Coach, a Laughter Yoga Leader, a Toastmaster and has studied improv theatre at Second City. She is the author of “Free and Laughing: Spiritual Insights in Everyday Moments” and an avid blogger –

Industry Expertise (3)

Management Consulting

Corporate Leadership

Professional Training and Coaching

Areas of Expertise (2)



Accomplishments (1)

Captivating Speaker (professional)

Marguerite has addressed and engaged audiences in Canada, the United States, the Caribbean and South Africa. Her energising style has ensured that her audiences remember her and her message - "Aren't you the laughing lady"? Or "Please bring back the leadership lady" - are refrains I often hear.

Education (2)

Harvard Business School: MBA, General Management 1985

University of the West Indies: BSc, Management Studies 1978

Affiliations (3)

  • Harvard Business School Alumni
  • International Association of Facilitators
  • Toastmasters

Sample Talks (1)

Laughter SERIOUSLY matters

In a matter of minutes, Marguerite will have your team considering why laughter matters, its impact on business results (30% higher productivity according to Harvard Business Review) and …. Laughing! Customised to your group, this highly interactive presentation is guaranteed to energise and engage!



  • Keynote
  • Author Appearance
  • Corporate Training


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