A Dynamic and Engaging Speaker
Are you looking for an inspirational speaker for your
next event or conference?
Steve will deliver an inspirational and energy packed presentation for people looking to take charge of their own success and fulfillment. Whether speaking to business owners, teams, or organizations, he understands the real-life challenges of today’s workplace and shares innovative and practical solutions. Using real life, relevant messages and stories to truly inspire, educate and connect with your audience. Steve has presented to groups of all sizes from breakout groups at conferences, to in-house team staff meetings. He will tailor his presentation to fit your audience’s specific needs and desires of your group.
I am available to speak throughout the United States and globally at conferences, events and retreats. Contact me to discuss your unique speaking requirements today.
- Business Owners, Entrepreneurs, Sales Professionals, Teams, etc.
- Service Professionals: Accountants, artists, attorneys, real estate, etc.
- Professional Associations and Nonprofits
- Youth and Community groups
In the venue that works best for you:
- Lunch & Learn
- Breakfast/Dinner Meeting
- Workshops & Seminars
- Annual Meetings
- Meeting Facilitator
Signature Presentation Topics
Oasis in the Overwhelm: 60-Second Sanity Strategies
Looking for calm in the chaos? Health problems, work and financial insecurity, terrorist fears: stress is here to stay. Doctors report that stress contributes to 80% of major illnesses. Financial studies indicate that stress costs businesses as much as $300 billion a year.
These strategies have helped people from all walks of life find balance and enjoyment. This stress reduction workshop is intended for everyone. The business community, healthcare providers, parents, students, teachers, volunteer organizations, military families, people dealing with illness – anyone looking for help in challenging situations.
Communicate with Confidence: Key Tips to Improving Conversations
For the better part of every day, we are communicating to and with others. Whether it’s a business presentation to clients, the level of attention you give your spouse when they are talking to you, or simply engaging in small talk, it all means something.
We’ll discuss the different methods of communication and how to make the most of each of them. These strategies will provide a great benefit for any organization and its team. They will trickle down throughout the organization and positively impact everyone involved. Remember, it’s not what you say, it’s what people hear!
Networking for Success: How to Make LinkedIn Work for You
Over the last few years, LinkedIn has implemented many new features and policies that have impacted how we use this great resource. As these new features continue to roll out, we need to hone our social media networking (and selling) skills to stay sharp.
During this presentation, I’ll share the tips and best practices that I gathered over 10 years as a power user and owner of 10 LinkedIn groups. You’ll learn how to overcome minor obstacles and stay focused on using LinkedIn to network and grow your business, build your team, or transition into a new career.
Networking using social media (LinkedIn) gives us a tremendous opportunity to communicate with colleagues, customers, and prospects. It allows us to create and use our personal brand and helps us spread our message in a stress-free and informal way.
You’ll come away with at least one idea or action that you can use right away to increase your networking success. This presentation is ideal for networkers, business owners, managers, customer service teams, salespeople, and anyone else who depends on the ability to effectively communicate and quickly connect with people using social media.
The Art of Re-Branding: Dare to be Different and set Yourself Apart
In the “new workplace”, whether you are a business owner, executive, or in career transition, you must differentiate yourself to succeed. To do this successfully, you need to understand, build and communicate your unique personal brand. Creating your authentic brand is especially challenging when you've recently reinvented your business through a shift in business focus, promotion, or career change.
In this interactive, hands-on presentation you’ll learn the keys to successful re-branding with ideas, strategies, and tools to create practical business and professional goals for future successes. You’ll come away with renewed confidence, new insights, and prepared to meet the challenges ahead.
Presenting with Confidence: Reduce Your Stress & Grow Your Business
Learn how to make presentations less frustrating and more enjoyable for yourself and your audience. We’ll discuss creating a compelling program, using various types of visual aids, and engaging your audience. This talk will give you the skills to become more confident and relaxed in front of an audience which will translate into a successful speaking event and grow your business.
We’ll review the best ways to identify your audience, select the presentation delivery method, with tips on fine-tuning your verbal and non-verbal communication skills. You’ll develop non-technical flip charts with color and how-to best handle questions and comments effectively. We’ll even talk about sprinkling in the right amount of humor to engage and enhance the learning experience of your groups. Our whole focus is to help you develop your success strategies for selling your products and services from the stage.
Tales from the Trail: My 7 P's of Goal Setting Success
Using a 7-day backpacking trip as a backdrop, we’ll review and discuss goal setting as one of the most basic and essential skills business owners and professional can develop. What makes a good goal? We touch on goal characteristics, time management, making a to do list, and what to do when setbacks occur. This engaging presentation will provide the knowledge and skills to complete more tasks and get things done.
My 7 P's of Goal Setting Success presentation will cover strategies to help you overcome procrastination, and propel you forward. These skills will translate into increased satisfaction in your professional and personal life. You’ll learn the 7 P's of Goal Setting Success characteristics of successful people and in turn will increase focus, become happier and more productive at home and work.
Half-day, full-day, and multi-day specialty workshops available. Ask Steve about a customizing a workshop that’s right for your organization. Please let us know how we can help you make your next event a success!