Public Speaking

I speak on many subjects.

With humor, compassion, and insight Cynthia gives audiences critical skills for today’s busy world … How to get and stay organized. The results? Program attendees laugh, learn and leave with practical tools and strategies they can apply immediately, along with the motivation to take action right away.

Clear the Clutter in Your Home Using Feng Shui

Clearing Clutter is the first step to good Feng Shui.

In this inspiring program Cynthia a Professional Organizer, with an interior design background and now enrolled in a certified school of Feng Shui. Cynthia will show you how clutter keeps you stuck and gives you new motivation to create,clarity and beauty in your space. You will learn:

  •  What is Feng Shui
  •  What are the causes of clutter
  •  How to change your "clutter script," get unstuck, and take control of your space
  •  Practical tips for clearing the clutter.
  •  How to keep your space clutter free for ever!

Duration is 1.5 hours with Questions/Answers and my fee is $450

Organizing Your Home for Easier Living

  •   This explores the emotional reasons that propel us to hold onto things.
  •   My lecture offers strategies that result in motivating people to eliminate clutter through effective organization.
  •   By attending the seminar the participants will learn: About clutter and what causes us to be disorganized, how and where do you start? The sorting process and questions you ask yourself? Discussion of the areas in your home and tips on how to organize them. how to stay organized also once you completed the process.
  •   This exciting program concludes with a question and answer period containing topics such as how long to keep important papers and specific places to donate items.
  •   I bring organizing products and demonstrate how and where to use them.
    I show step by step how to organize your home simply.

    2 1/2 hours plus Questions and Answers: $500

Organizing Your Office

  •   In this workshop I address the home office or outside office.
  •   I will show you ways of tackling your paper
  •   I will demonstrate the best ways to set up a file system
  •   I will discuss all areas in the office from the electronics to the desk to the chair and lighting
  •   I will also suggest and show products to keep the office organized

    1 1/2 hours plus Questions and Answers: $250

Organizing Home and Workspace to Gain Control in Your Life

  •   Explore the benefits of being organized
  •   I will offer practical solutions to eliminate the clutter and organize your home and workspace
  •   Learn how to create simple systems and processes so you can maintain order in both areas in your life.
  •   I will show products to be used to maintain organization in the home and workspace

    2 1/2 hours plus Questions and Answers: $500

If you need a speaker for your library, church, synagogue, social club, retirement community, or professional organization, please call me at

 I can also raffle off a free consultation if you would like to make it a fundraiser.

The Top Ten Organizing Tips

  •   I will offer practical tips to eliminate the clutter
  •   Learn how to start the process of organizing
  •   Tips for making simple systems to maintain order in the home
  •   I will show products that are practical to maintain organization

    1 hour plus Questions and Answers: $250

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Speaker of the year for 2004

speaker of the year 2004

birchwood womens club

Betty Cole President of West Suffolk Achot Hadassah


Thank you for such an AMAZING workshop. The members are still chatting about how informative and helpful it was. We were all so impressed with your knowledge and loved the tips. I just put the drawer separators in and love it. Next I am onto changing my hangers in my walk in closet. You are a true professional and deserve much success in your life.
Best wishes

Debbie Zaglin Sisterhood Program Coordinator for Plainview Jewish Center

Dear Cynthia,

Thanks so much, your presentation was wonderful. The ladies were raving about it!
I will definitely remind our Sisterhood members about attending your summer workshop.
Have a wonderful summer

Here is a list of some of the groups I have presented to:

  • AARP of Bethpage
  • Bethpage Public Library
  • Birchwood at Spring Lake Women's Club in Middle Island
  • Bretton Woods Condominiums in Coram
  • Closet Expo
  • Congregation Ohav Shalom in Merrick
  • East Northport Jewish Center Senior Circle
  • Eugene Auer Elementary School of Lake Grove
  • Gerontology Professionals of New York, Westbury
  • International Association for Administrative Professionals (Greater Suffolk Chapter)
  • Levittown Public Library
  • LILCO (Keyspan) Retirees
  • Long Island Home Show (2014)
  • Long Island Tax Symposium (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011)
  • Manetto Hill Road Jewish Center Sisterhood
  • Melville Rotary
  • Mingling Moms of Suffolk
  • Momentum Moms of Bayville
  • Moms of Pre Schoolers (MOPS), Dix Hills
  • Mothers Center of Suffolk in Setauket
  • National Association of Social Workers - Suffolk Division
  • North Shore Jewish Center Senior Group
  • Northport Yacht Club
  • Nshei Women's Circle, Lake Grove
  • Plainedge United Cerebral Palsy
  • Plainview Jewish Center Sisterhood
  • Port Washington Public Library
  • Relationship Encounter Group in Levittown
  • Rotary of Smithtown
  • Saint Frances Mothers Group in Wantagh
  • Saint Pius Seniors in Plainview
  • Smithtown Business and Professional Women's Network
  • Smithtown Public Library
  • South Huntington Jewish Center Sisterhood
  • Suffolk Y Jewish Community Center, Commack
  • Super Enterprises USA, Melville
  • Tai's Club Networking Business Luncheon, Setauket
  • Temple Isaiah, Stony Brook
  • Temple Isaiah Sisterhood, Stony Brook
  • Temple Isaiah Hebrew School, Stony Brook
  • Therapeutic Recreation Association of Suffolk County
  • Town of Brookhaven Women's Services, Medford
  • Town of Huntington Senior Citizens
  • Village Parenting Center in Huntington
  • WALK AM - Natalie Weinstein Home Show
  • WLIE Radio 540AM The Natalie Weinstein Show
  • Women's Health Initiative of Stony Brook
  • Young Israel of Oceanside

Brookhaven Women's Services

town of brookhaven

Closet Expo

closet expo 

Commack Library

smithtown library

East Northport Jewish Center

east northport jewish center

Northport Yacht Club

NorthPort Yacht Club 

Eugene Auer Elementary School Health Day - Organizing Young Students

eugene auer health day 2008

International Association for Administrative Professionals (Greater Suffolk Chapter)

International Association for Administrative Professionals

Melville Rotary

Melville Rotary

Mingling Moms of Suffolk

mingling moms of suffolk

Moms of Pre Schoolers (MOPS), Dix Hills

Moms of Pre Schoolers (MOPS), Dix Hills

Momentum Moms of Bayville

Momentum Moms

Mothers Center of Suffolk

suffolk Mothers Center

Port Washington Public Library

Port Washington Public Library fs

Smithtown Rotary

smithtown rotary

Long Island Home Show 2014

Long Island Home Show 2014 

Long Island Tax Symposium (2011)

2011 Tax Symposium

Long Island Tax Symposium (2008)

Tax Symposium 2007

Long Island Tax Symposium (2008)

tax symposium 2008

Long Island Tax Symposium (2009)

Tax Symposium 2009 

Long Island Tax Symposium (2010)

tax symposium 2010

Manetto Hill Road Jewish Center Sisterhood

Manetto Hill Jewish Center

National Association of Social Workers - Suffolk Division

National Association of Social Workers

South Huntington Jewish Center Sisterhood

SouthHuntington Jewish Center Sisterhood

Super Enterprises - Lunch and Learn

super enterprises

Temple Isaiah Hebrew School - Organizing for Students

Temple Isaiah Hebrew School

Temple Isaiah; Stonybrook, Welcome back brunch 2013

temple isaiah welcome back 2013

Temple Isaiah, Stonybrook

Temple Isaiah speaking

Natalie Weinstein Home Decorating Club

natalie weinstein decorating

WALK AM - Natalie Weinstein Home Show

walk fm

WLIE Radio 540AM The Natalie Weinstein Show

wlie 540 am

Young Israel of Oceanside

Young Israel of Oceanside

Dear Vendor

The Dogwood Elementary School Fashion Show was held on April 30th at the Meadow Club in port Jefferson. It was a dazzling event for all of our guests.

Thanks to you, our show was a huge success! Your contribution helped us to raise funds to support our children's Cultural Arts Programs. On behalf of the Dogwood family, we sincerely thank you.

Thank you
Jessica Dempsey
Corresponding Secretary for the
Dogwood Elementary School PTA

Cynthia Braun is a certified professional organizer for Broward County, Florida