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People look for events that are memorable for the content and solutions they deliver...

Organizations look for experts to arm their workforce with new tools and knowledge....

ZK inspires, trains & arms your workforce with the confidence they need to influence the outcome of their projects, elevating operational performance to a new, exhilarating level of success...

ZK's knowledge of international markets and global business savvy have proven a

valuable resource and inspiration

to thousands of leaders, managers and young professionals in corporations, governments, and academia in The Americas, Europe, N. Africa, the Middle East, Asia & Australia.

BORDERLESS LEADERSHIP has reached readers in Australia, Canada, India, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, the UK and the USA.

CONTACT ZK TO ARM YOUR TEAMS with the tools and skills they need to succeed in an increasingly complex world.

KEYNOTES / WORKSHOPS/ EXEC TRAINING TOPICS:

- The Difference is in the Similarities: Leading a Global Workforce

- Empowering & Retaining Women in Global Operations

- Win with Updated Global Negotiation & Communication Skills

- Ten Common Blunders in Global Operations & How to Avoid Them

- The Secret to Developing Value Propositions that Nobody Can Ignore

Pioneer

KRALJEVIC was honored (click on image) by the University of Arizona College of Engineering as one of the first female to earn a doctorate degree in chemical engineering . She also became the first female Dean of Institutional Relations and direct report to the Rector at Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, a private university for men and women in Saudi Arabia. In this position she was responsible for negotiating joint collaboration agreements with global business and academic partners in Australia, Egypt, India, Japan, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, the UK and the USA.

Kraljevic is a descendant of Stephano Kraljevic, a businessman from Croatia (Brac) featured in a history book entitled "Pioneers of Tierra del Fuego", and of Rafaela Ossandon de los Montanares from Spain (Salamanca).

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Education

KRALJEVIC has a doctorate degree in chemical engineering from the University of Arizona (USA), graduating at the top of her class. She was trained in project management and negotiation during her Exxon years and later diversified her education to Finance and Accounting (Thunderbird American Graduate School of International Management), Mergers & Acquisitions (Rice University Jones School of Management), and Certified Mediation (A. A. White Dispute Resolution Center).

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Personal Touch

ZK radiates an energetic inner peace that immediately mesmerizes and captivates her audiences. Her positive, yet realistic attitude toward life is contagious. The audience vibrates with her as she walks them through her pragmatic way to face real-life challenges, inspiring them to reach their highest level of performance, regardless of the environment. She and her family live in the Washington D.C. metro area.

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Testimonials

Zlatica’s keynote speech was insightful, engaging and entertaining. She was fantastic and inspired the audience to the point that spontaneous meetings with city officials were scheduled immediately after the event. I highly recommend her presentations on global issues.” 
— Sue Williams, Executive Officer (WA) Australian Information Industry Association
It is rare to meet someone so well qualified and credentialed in the industry that is also passionate about guiding others into leadership roles. Zlatica’s energy and business knowledge base is extensive, and she has mentored many people in leadership positions in the energy industry.
— Kristina Hardwick, Greater Houston Partnership (Energy)
I am extremely fortunate to have worked with Zlatica. She is the Chairperson of World Energy’s Middle East Advisory Committee. A highly intelligent and extraordinary leader, Zlatica possesses an uncanny ability to tackle complex issues and dynamics. As our principal contact for the Middle East, she has positioned us well with public policy and industry leaders there.
— Eric Graves, APR, Senior Vice President, Public Affairs World Energy
“Dr. Krajevic’s program provided a winning combination of fundamentals, relevant and effective role play and real world experience of the instructor. Completing this program will make me a better negotiator.”

— Robert Pietro, Regional Manager Supplier Relations, American Express, USA
“I hired Zlática to join CEB as our emerging markets expert. She has an extraordinary background and some exceptional connections. She invariably impressed our most difficult clients, and any meeting with her for me was like going to school. I look forward to working with her in the future.”

— Scott Bohannon, General Manager, Corporate Executive Board, USA