Shamena Maharaj

Shamena Maharaj

Toronto, Ontario
Happiness & Mindfulness, Personal Change & Resilience and Emotional Intelligence Expert
Shamena Maharaj is an award-winning HR certified professional, education scholar, philanthropist, author, mindfulness expert and highly trained in her field. Shamena Maharaj is passionate about coaching others and providing them with the tools to transform their personal and organizational lives holistically within their profession and community.
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Employee Management
  • Health & Wellness
  • Leadership
  • Mental Health
  • Peak Performance
  • Personal Growth
  • Teamwork
  • Business Management
  • Conference
  • Guest Panelist & Guided Q&A
  • Inspirational
  • Lifestyle & Health
  • Motivation


Shamena Maharaj is an award-winning Human Resources professional, scholar, author, philanthropist, Coach and Speaker. Shamena is the author of two books Becoming my best self: my best attributes and joy Her presentations deal with happiness and mindfulness.

Shamena Maharaj is passionate about coaching others and providing them with the tools to transform their lives holistically within their profession, community, personal and organizational. Shamena delivers powerful keynotes and workshops that have an impact on all participants with her caring and compassionate nature.

Shamena Maharajhas has over 20 years of experience to share with her audience. Shamena shares her experiences from her own personal and professional life and the lessons that she has learned that have contributed to finding joy, happiness, mindfulness and falling in love with herself all over again. Shamena Maharaj shares her story combined with proven strategies on how to navigate life’s journey and keep your most important attributes of love, safety, wholeness and self-worth as you move towards a life of self-compassion and success.



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Shamena Maharaj Topic Presentations

be aware of your emotions - don’t be hijacked by them

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • An emotionally intelligent person is aware of their emotional states by identifying and managing those emotions. By being in tune with your emotions, it is harder to be hijacked by those emotions, which could make you a better person overall and reduce your stress.

falling in love with yourself – self care and self compassion

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • Self-care and self-compassion are the activities that we do that are essential to our well-being – mental, emotional, and physical health. By falling in love with yourself you learn to put self-care and self-compassion as a priority in your life.

personal change with resilience and happiness

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • Learn the road map to dealing with personal change and building resilience. In our lives, we will have trauma, adversity, and stressors.  We want to find ways to be resilient and focus on love, wholeness, safety, and self-worth.

work of leaders

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  • Leadership is about taking care of the people in your care. This is a three-step process to help you reflect on how you approach the most fundamental work of leaders: creating a vision of new possibilities for the future through exploration, communicating with clarity, and engaging in dialogue. Provide inspiration so everyone can move along with the vision.

purpose and impact

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  • Improve your interactions in your daily life and work by navigating your work and personal relationships with more insights and effectiveness, as well as successfully managing the everyday conflicts and stresses that life may bring.

Shamena Maharaj travels from Toronto, Ontario & delivers customized and tailored keynote speeches, presentations, workshops and training sessions. on the topics enlisted below. These services are designed for a variety of audiences, industries, and event types and event formats.


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Shamena Maharaj keynote speaker is an expert presenter and has a wide range of experience speaking to a wide variety of audiences and organizations. Shamena Maharaj delivers keynotes, workshops & training sessions. They may also host or emcee events. Hire Shamena Maharaj from Toronto, Ontario for your event to inspire the audience to take action and make change in their work and their lives. Your workplace will benefit from our keynote speaker and their keynote talks and speeches will shift the mindsets or behaviours for the audience members in Canada. 

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Are you looking to hire Shamena Maharaj for your event? Shamena Maharaj Toronto, Ontario is a dynamic and engaging speaker that offers audiences researched content paired with expertise and a dynamic speaking ability. Shamena Maharaj is also a Canadian corporate consultant and coach and facilitates workshops and training sessions for a corporate audience. Shamena Maharaj is an expert keynote presenter and speaks on wide variety of topics. Hiring a great speaker for your event is important and working with a thought leader like Shamena Maharaj from Speakers Canada’s roster will engage audiences into the content of the presentation to bring awareness and a fresh perspective for their approach to their work and their lives. Book Shamena Maharaj to educate, motivate and activate the audience through an interactive and entertaining presentation at corporate meetings and gatherings.

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Shamena Maharaj is an expert professional key note speaker with a lot of experience speaking and delivering engaging talks to organizations and audiences in Canada. Each of Speaker Bureau Canada’s talent have different ways to assess their fees, and Shamena Maharaj speaker fee ranges depending on the size of the audience, event format (in person or virtual), event location, and if the organization booking them is a non profit, association, government department/government agency or business/corporation. The speakers we work with are flexible with their fees, and it is important for us to learn more about your event before we approach them, as it is our role to work for you, and to help you find a speaker within budget. 

Please contact Speakers Bureau of Canada and provide us with your event details so that we can contact Shamena Maharaj to check availability or confirm the pricing and associated costs to hire a great speaker like Shamena Maharaj for your event. As Shamena Maharaj's agent and as a Canadian top speaker bureau and talent agency for speakers, we are able to propose each event opportunity from each host organization’s behalf to try to help you get in touch with Shamena Maharaj and confirm them for your in person or online meeting/event. We can also provide and advise on the booking process and potentially negotiate their fee. Speakers Canada is a client focused speaker agency, and we work for you in finding good speakers for your team meetings and booking processes.

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