Here’s a little something about who we are:

Meet Laurel Mitchell 

President/Founder of Mitchell Motivation

Laurel (Lauri) Mitchell is celebrating over 20 years of successfully leading “get-up-and-go” workshops on business strategies. Lauri began her business career in field sales followed by a sequence of roles including training in a wide variety of human performance business skills. She has conducted hundreds of national seminars and is known for her high-energy and down-to-earth approach to common workplace obstacles. While working with individuals and businesses, she has earned a reputation for generating results and engaging participants.

Some of Laurel’s Professional Accomplishments Include: 

Numerous sales awards:

  • Among the Top 2% of world-wide sales leaders in the world at Inscape Publishing Company
  • Among the Top 10% of 200 facilitators for Chrysler’s CustomerOne Initiative
  • Selection in 1994 as the first independent consultant to deliver the Lexus Philosophy and Exceptional Manager sessions to national audiences
  •  Business Partner with University of Toyota and Lexus College (1992-2005)

At Mitchell Motivation, a training and consulting firm which specializes in presenting business programs that focus on improving workplace performance, Lauri conducts business workshops that provide client solutions focused in the areas of team building, managerial productivity, sales strategies, and customer relations skills. Lauri has developed and conducted programs for many Fortune 100 organizations as well as small businesses.

Ms. Mitchell holds a degree in education from Ohio State University with majors in English and Communication. She has worked in the educational field in various career capacities. She is a strategic partner with Inscape Publishing and a distributor of their DiSC training products.


Meet Randall Mitchell 

Randall (Randy) Mitchell, is a partner in the downtown Chicago law firm of Adducci, Dorf, Lehner, Mitchell and Blankenship, P.C. and a Principal in Mitchell Motivation, Inc. Randy concentrates his practice in employment and labor law matters and commercial litigation.

Randy has handled employment cases for plaintiffs and defendants involving claims of discrimination based on race, sex, age, national origin, disability and sexual harassment, successfully trying several of them to jury verdict. He regularly counsels clients in those areas and has spoken on employment law topics before bar association and other professional groups. His litigation background – seeing what can happen in a courtroom when things have gone wrong in the workplace – has provided him with a unique perspective that is very useful for proactive employers looking to avoid employment problems.

Randy is licensed to practice before the United States Supreme Court; the Illinois Supreme Court, the U. S. Court of Appeal for the Seventh Circuit, and several other federal appellate and district courts. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and received his law degree from the University of Illinois College of Law. He is an active member of Chicago Lincoln American Inn of Court.


“Over 20 years of exceptional training results!”

 Call Mitchell Motivation today at (847) 925-0262 to schedule one of our training programs for your organization or for a free consultation about how our services can best help your business team.