He's new at GigMasters--BUT HAVING SPOKEN OVER 3000 TIMES -- STEVE IS ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST SOUGHT AFTER SPEAKERS for KEYNOTES and LIFE-SKILLS SEMINARS! Check out the TESTIMONIALS BELOW.
WHAT A STORY!
In 1992, at age 39, Steve had 5 heart bypasses. In 2000, he sold his ad agency & TV production firm--and went from SUCCESS to SIGNIFICANCE! Customized for each audience, Steve taps into his unique perspective as an Advertising Executive and Life-Skills Trainer--sharing the "Like-Skills" that lead to abundant, productive, hope-filled lives. Steve is a born storyteller and humorist who challenges his audiences to "eat their problems for breakfast!" CNN has called Steve a "public relations expert."
The author of 7 books, 100's of published articles, and the host of 5 radio shows, Steve is always contagiously enthusiastic--and very funny! He's a HIT with Professional Groups, Conferences, Businesses, Universities, Non-Profits, Churches, Sales Teams, Retreats; Team Building Events, Trade Groups, Cruises, Conventions, Fund Raisers, etc.
His most popular topics include: "Brand YOU!;" "Grow an Attitude of Gratitude;" "Integrity-Based Selling;" "Free To Succeed;" "The 8 Keys to a Worry-Free Money Life;" "Conflict Resolution;" "Effective Time Management;" "Principled Leadership;" "12 Killer Negotiating Skills;" "How to Advertise & Market Your Company;" "The Fine Art of Mentoring;" "How to Speak Like a Super Hero;" "A Marriage That Lasts...& Kids Who Don't!;" and more.
Additionally Steve has shared "ReTooled & ReFueled;" "No Debt No Sweat!;" & "NexGen Selling & Closing" - his acclaimed multi-session workshops 500+ times.
From it's humble beginnings in his college dorm room, for 25 years Steve was the President of The Franklin Group, Inc. – his award-winning ad agency and TV production firm in Nashville. In that business he championed new industry standards based on "Servant Leadership." Simply put: His goal was to treat clients as he would want to be treated. The results speak for themselves: the company never had a lay-off, a cash flow crisis—or a money-losing year!
Steve has also founded 5 other businesses including Boyd & Franklin Publishers, and a real estate firm. He's been a fixture on Nashville TV with his popular life-skills segment. He has also been a college teacher, recording artist, private investor, minister and entrepreneur.
Steve inspires burned-out Baby-Boomers to finish strong...to re-fire before they retire. And he challenges 20-Somethings who haven't learned that they aren't awesome people -- until they do some awesome stuff. As Steve puts it, "Success only happens when our dreams overwhelm our fears!"
"Whether it's on the football field or in real life, a key to victory is good coaching. Steve Diggs has blessed people worldwide. He knows his subject and communicates it with authority. He gets to the point, he tells the truth, and shows others how to enjoy abundant success. He has blessed my life. I know Steve will bless your life, too."
-Gene Stallings, Legendary Football Coach
"Steve Diggs (is a) public relations expert."
"Steve Diggs is our Resident Life-Skills and Money-Skills Coach."?
- FOX TV/Nashville
"Steve Diggs is an amazing person! A friend of mine for years, I've watched him go from business success to true significance—and triumph! He's eminently qualified to help others develop the life skills to go the distance. Don't miss Steve!"
- Pat Boone, Legendary Entertainment Icon
"I have heard nothing but raves. Thanks for the good work you do!"?
- Dr. Cecil May Jr., Dean, Faulkner University
"If you want to learn how to sell—see Steve! A star salesman himself, Steve Diggs knows how to put a jet pack on your sales force!"
- Dave Floyd, Principle Broker, Silverpointe Properties
"Steve Diggs helps us in our struggle between…the temporal and the eternal."
-Cal Thomas, FOX News Channel & USA Today columnist
"Steve is a 'Just Do It' kind of guy. He makes my life as an event coordinator easy. He will tailor his presentation to fit the needs of your audience…Steve delivers!"
- Sherrie Lathem, Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc.
"Thanks…every employee that attended…has personally thanked me...There was an excitement that I've not seen before...it's because you showed them things that they could do immediately that could change their lives!"
- Mike Rampy, Pres., Air Assurance Inc., Tulsa
"Thank you for helping us make The Forum…such a success. Your involvement contributed significantly to its success."
- The Entrepreneurship Institute
"As a retired sales trainer, "NexGen Selling" is great! I love what Steve has to say on integrity selling!" -Wayne Holt, Aflac
"Wow … what a presentation! What you're doing with our civilian audiences is desperately needed. Your communication skills are second-to-none and commands the attention of all ages."- Col Michael Whittington (U.S.A.F., Retired)