She’s an Oregon business consultant specializing in management, marketing and professional development, and an inspiring author, columnist, and speaker. Chris is a seasoned professional who understands the unique challenges of business in Oregon, and brings you creative solutions On The Fly.
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"...covered a great deal of information in a fun engaging manner! Her topic of 'Flying in the Face of Conventional Management' was a hit with our audience. She presented her key points in immediate terms. She made quick sense of seemingly complicated business relationships. Thank you, Chris. You saved the day and more!"
Barbara Rae, Chair, Eugene Chamber of Commerce, Women's Business Leaders Program
“Excellent job! Chris brought imagination and diligence to her marketing work. She learned about Little Creek Cove and looked at appearances, not just advertising. I’m excited about where this all will lead us.”
Dave Weston, Little Creek Cove
"We asked Chris to herd cats...she got them all heading down the path in the same direction. And anyone who knows cats knows how difficult that can be."
Bill Hall, Lincoln County Commissioner
"All of the attendees at our conference enjoyed your presentation because you speak from experience. You've run businesses and are faced with these problems day in and day out. Your enthusiasm and knowledge sent us away with tools we can use at our own locations to improve our level of customer service."
Bob Masterson, Ripley's Believe It or Not! World Headquarters
"...you've helped us build the organizational structure which we so desperately needed and you've been the glue which has kept us together and focused during this period of change. Without your determination to keep us moving ahead we would have continued to drift..."
George Plant, Yaquina Lights
"As the Master of Ceremonies, your enthusiasm and energy made our event a night to remember."
Bill McKinney, VP Administration, OSU Federal Credit Union
"Having Chris provide facilitation for our Board and Employee Advisory committee meeting reenergized all of us."
Paul Davies, General Manager, Central Lincoln PUD
"I've been coming to Executive Officers Club each month for eleven years and your presentation was easily in the top three."
Pennie Leland, The Leland Group
"With your help our organization has come together as a team, and laughed more in the past two days as in the last year."
Andrea Fogue, League of Oregon Cities
"I found myself looking forward to Chris’s Column each week…after weekly sessions with Chris and a meeting she facilitated with my Team I feel totally empowered to conquer my goals and lead my team to new heights. I was thrilled to find a management style that encourages team involvement, bottoms up, on the fly approach. My team and I came away from the workshop excited about new ideas and incentives for the coming year and best of all my employees feel vested in the success of our business! It was exactly what I was seeking."
Julia M Carlson, Carlson Wealth Management Group, LLC
"Chris Waugh's presentations during nurse's week gave our staff a message and theme that life is about winging it well. She has great energy and is able to deliver a great message."
Mardy Lower, Providence Alaska Medical Center
"Every time I receive your e-news I am so pleasantly reminded of the wonderful workshop you gave a few years ago at Arts Northwest. It was the best and most motivating workshop that I ever participated in."
Gudrun Eichbauer, Prologue Integrated Consulting
"Very good delivery, excellent audience engagement, on target material."
Kevin Barr, Project Engineer, Georgia Pacific
"She has presented outstanding programs and has left the attendees with more than just the typical "seminar high."
Ric Rabourn, Hallmark Inns
"I really enjoyed it. It was colorful, creative and had just the right amount of irreverence."
Judy Jensen, Providence Health System
"Thought provoking, yet simple."
Larry Clucas, Umatilla City Administrator
"I was thinking yesterday about something to motivate the team at the meeting and went to the Chris Waugh book we have and …..the quote on the dry-erase board in our meeting this morning is from Chris’s essay on “Turbulence.” It’s a good essay….it’s open on the desk if anyone has five minutes at lunch."
Joy S Wilson
"I'm so glad we found you!"
Reverend Jean Bush, United Methodist Association