Everybody is “Gifted”.

I strongly believe in people natural Talent and that one of the most important part of our lives, is to discover it and use it.

Concentrate on what you do well and you’ll do outstanding. Believe in yourself and always remember that your beliefs can change your life. Create your own world, you are unique.

My conferences

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Conference Participation as a Speaker

  • Recruitment and Selection 3.0 – World Trade Center, 2013 Mexico City
  • Zona Jobs – Employer Branding (main speaker), 2012 Mexico City
  • Expotalento, Colombia 2011
  • HR Summit, Bancomer Center, 2010 Mexico City
  • Human Capital, Bancomer Center, 2010 Mexico City
  • TEC de Monterrey, 2009 Mexico City
  • Great Place To Work®, 2008 Monterrey 
  • HR Summit, Sheraton Historic Center, 2008 Mexico City 
  • Human Capital Expo, Word Trade Center, 2008 Mexico City 
  • AMCHAM (American Chamber of Commerce), 2008 Mexico City 
  • AMEDIRH (Mex. Assoc. of HR Directors) Event, 2008 Mexico City 
  • HR Best Practices, roundtable with Adela Micha, 2008 Morelos
  • TEC of Monterrey 07, Monterrey

Who am I?

Laura Barbieri possesses solid and diverse experience in the areas of Human Resources Management and executive training and development; she has worked at Marriott International for more than 20 years, and has completed studies at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. She has a Bachelor Degree en Hotel and Tourism Management, a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, other studies in psychology that she started and a master degree in this field as well, as Master in Neuro-Linguistic programing.

In the last 15 years Laura had been living and traveling to different countries, growing as a Global Executive and been able to adapt herself to an increasingly global environment.

In recent years Ms. Barbieri has studied under world-renown specialists such as Tom Peters, Robert Kaplan, David Ulrich, Robert Dilts and Chip Conley. Further, Laura was certified by Stephen Covey to provide training for the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Further, Ms. Barbieri has been certified by Talent Plus® with the prestigious “Science of Talent Analyst” certification.

Presently Ms. Barbieri is the Market Director of Human Resources in Mexico Area. In addition, she is responsible for Marriott International Management Training within The Americas; her responsibilities in this capacity include training of the region’s leaders (e.g. leadership, change management, business acumen, etc.).

During her placement as Director of Human Resources, Ms. Barbieri received the “Leadership Award, DHR of the year CALA Region”. The award is given to the top Human Resources leader in the Caribbean and Latin American region. During 2010 received the “Human Resources Excellence Award” for The Americas Region, as the best HR leader within 800 properties. She received the same recognition in 2012.

Laura Barbieri is active outside of work, as she is a Consultative Counsel member of AMEDIRH (Mexican Association of HR Directors), Task Force official for SHRM (Society for Human Resources Management), member of the Habitat for Humanity Organization, and President for YCI Mexico (Youth Career Initiative).

Academic Studies

  • International Master’s degree in Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), NLP University California (2009 – 2011)
  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, National University of Quilmes, Buenos Aires, long distance studies (2001 – 2008)
  • Bachelor Degree in Hotel and Tourism Management, National University of Quilmes, Buenos Aires (1992 – 1996)
  • Advanced Diploma in Co-Active Coaching, International Coaches Federation – ICF U.S. (2013 - 2014)
  • Elementary and High School, Catholic Apostle Institute, Buenos Aires (1977 – 1991)



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