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Sonia is an Award Winning Writer and Author, Global Keynote Speaker and Leadership Coach. When you book Sonia McDonald for your event, workshop or conference, you’re getting a wealth of knowledge with the experience to back it up, delivered with Sonia’s trademark enthusiasm and passion. She’s known for her mantra “Just Rock it!” Sonia doesn’t do boring. She loves bringing her Neuroscience-based tools and passion for leadership to as many people as possible. Sonia will have the crowd at your next event engaged from the start. She’ll be inspiring, passionate, funny and knowledgeable.

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Sonia will give you peace of mind when booking a speaker.  She is a proven world-class professional speaker with the skills to “rock an audience”.  

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Workshops & Keynotes

Sonia has been levelling up corporate leaders for decades and can help you take your leadership to the next level.

High Quality Leadership Coaching program in Brisbane and Melbourne


Leadership Coaching is a very personal journey. See if you and Sonia can take this journey together by completing the attached questionnaire.

The Promise

Sonia’s Mantra…

We are all born potential leaders.

Sonia will inspire, empower and create courageous conversations.

She will help authentic leaders reach their potential.

She will develop leaders who embrace kindness and courage.

Sonia’s Values

What she lives by…

Leadership – Lead from the heart. Do it, don’t tell it. Lead authentically.

Brave – Own your unique voice. Stand Tall. Be you.

Kindness – Simply, be Kind.

Resilience – Stretch yourself. Bend don’t break. Bounce back.

Inspiration – Be inspiring each and every day. Step into your greatness. Just Rock it!

Sense of fun – Laugh hard and laugh often. Have fun.


“Sonia’s book brings refreshing clarity to many of the questions around what makes an effective leader. It’s the kind of book that can and should be referred to time and again, providing practical, well-researched tips and tools based on Sonia’s own extensive knowledge and experiences. It’s a perfect read for when you need a reality check on what it takes to be a good leader. Great for that plane trip too – when you need a refresher on all things leadership! ”

Samantha KennerleyCEO, Youngcare

“Sonia’s practical approach to leadership is honest and refreshing. A truly inspiring book for today’s leaders!”

Paul MilesCEO, BUSY At Work

“Sonia has been a highly engaging executive coach helping me to unlock superior levels of performance from my team, working with me on my leadership style to drive a highly engaged and motivated employee culture. She is 100% focused on her client, genuinely and authentically helping them to achieve outstanding results and help them perform at their best.”

Jaime Burnell

“I loved her enthusiasm and imparting message and the genuine nature of what she had to say and where it came from”

Women in Local Government

“Reminded me to say thanks and tell special people in my life that they are special, remember stuff-ups are good, learn from them”

Women in Local Government

“Such a fab session – bringing leadership back to reality, I truly believe what you put out in the world is what you get back”

Women in Local Government

“Sonia made me realise I am a leader. I need to thank the leaders in my life. Very inspiring and genuine, can tell she really cares. Very moving and powerful, well engaged..!”

Women in Local Government

“A great finish to the day. Amazing, very personal, moving story. Great way of presenting and some great takeaways. Great interaction with audience!”

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Leadership Attitude

ONLY $28.00

Leadership is not a position description – it is a behaviour and an attitude.

Sonia brings her vast knowledge and experience working with leaders from all walks of life to take you on the leardership journey – which turns out to be – being yourself!

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Just Rock It!

ONLY $28.00

Sonia urges you to stop the excuses. Step up with gusto. Envision your life in full colour, with a soaring soundtrack and go farther than you ever dreamed. You will find simple strategies, wisdom and boundless encouragement to help you break through fear so you achieve those BIG visions pulling at you.

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The Leadership Planner

ONLY $9.99 PDF (RRP $49.99)!

140 pages of amazing content!

Stacks of motivation and inspiration.

Three months of daily task and goal setting plus much more!

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