Carolyn Taylor

Author & Keynote Speaker & Executive Chair | Walking the Talk


Carolyn Taylor is globally recognised as the most experienced consultant and speaker on how to change corporate culture. She has participated in many successful changes of culture and seen those which have not succeeded. She knows what is takes. She gives leaders tips on what to do and not do, as well as direct feedback on what she sees. helping identify the symbols of a current culture which show up in every aspect of a meeting or a one-on-one. 

The meetings she facilitates and presentations she gives are insightful, profound, fun and provocative. She is known for putting her finger on a core issue and raising it in a way that is incisive, but loving. People experience deep insights and changes after Carolyn’s interventions. Clients trust her. In the past 30 years, she has grown two highly successful consulting businesses, pioneering culture transformation consulting across the world. 

Her book, Walking the Talk: Building a Culture for Success is the most practical guide on how to change a culture available on the market today; a poured over handbook for leaders and HR professionals.

She and her team have researched, invented and built what clients describe as the most practical, do-able approach to culture change. It’s been Carolyn’s ambition to share this with all, motivated by a vision that every organisation in the world has the potential to possess a thriving culture. Her company, Walking the Talk, offers a Culture Transformation System based on this methodology and employs teams focused on enabling clients to make culture change happen in markets right around the world.