Every keynote address or workshop I offer is customized to the your audience, needs and theme - no canned speeches here. That said, I have specific themes and titles that I regularly work into your event based on your audience's needs.
THEMES: Leadership & Strategy; Purpose & On-Purpose®; Business: Role of Business / Solo Owners; Entrepreneurship; Ethics; Health & Wellness
TITLES: These are suggested titles. Within each the content will be matched to your needs.
* ON-PURPOSE®: Being the Best You
* Punctuate Your Purpose: How to Be A Leader
* Power Up ONPURPOSE®: Light Up Your Personal Leadership
* HELLEGATION: Where Your Business Lands When You're Overwhelmed. (And The Way to Deliverance.)
* The American Dream 3.0™: It's In Your Hands or Being the Founder of Your Future
* Tough Shift™: The Art of the Restart
* Tough Shift™ for Business Leaders (Don't Stay As An Entrepreneur)
* FIT 4 Leading: Discover the Joy of Taking a Hard Look at Yourself
* A Healthier Weigh: A Simple Choice – Your Life is in the Balance
BEST AUDIENCES: Decision makers with a P&L responsibility
* Sales: Realtors / Direct Sellers / Commissioned
* Small Business / Entrepreneurs / Solo Owners
* Professional / Business Women
* CEO & C-Suite Execs
* Coaches & Consultants
* Freelancers, artists, trades
* Speakers / Authors
* Health & Wellness
Additional markets I serve well:
* Counselors and Therapists
* Colleges & Universities
* Churches / Christian organizations / Spiritual & New Age
* Not For Profit Organizations
Audiences I avoid: Government Agencies, Politics & Law
A Professional Motivational, Business and Leadership Speaker since 1992 The release of The On-Purpose Person, an international best-seller placed me on the speaker circuit in convention, arena and conference center platforms from Hungary to Hawaii.
Clients have booked me as their convention keynote speaker and/or break-out sessions. Clients also book me for online "experiences" - 6-week, interactive, and progressive training programs. Workshops and seminars on personal leadership, sales, and business development are offered online as well as in person.
As American's Chief Leadership Officer I'm about developing leaders - clients and client companies. This essential quality of maturity can be ignited, flamed, and spread. My messages are all heart-felt, authentic, original, wise and rich with practical takeaways. The On-Purpose® Approach is the foundation.
You'll find me easy to work with, low maintenance, and ready to serve. I do my research and homework for each and every client engagement. If you have a theme, I will fit into it. I'll work to understand and use the language of your industry and company. I'll read what you send me. My goal is for your audience to walk out of your event as better people... on-purpose persons in creation.
Through the decades of my professional speaking career, clients have booked me in diverse venues including Arenas, Convention Centers, Theaters, Auditoriums, Churches and as small a Boardrooms.
Featured in nearly 200 On-Purpose Minutes - video briefs that focus on practical insights, information, and inspiration to be leading your life and work life with excellence.
My fees are subject to travel days, type of program, and preparation. I'm most affordable when I get to sleep at home. Fees do not include expenses related to travel. Bulk purchases of my books are discounted. 50% deposit upon engagement - balance due 30 day prior.
National Speakers Association, since 1993
National Federation of Independent Business since 1999
Numerous civic and faith-based boards, including chairmanships
The On-Purpose Person, Making Your Life Make Sense
The On-Purpose Business Person, Doing More of What You Do Best More Profitably
FIT 4 Leading, Discover the Joy from Taking a Hard Look at Yourself
Numerous business plans, articles, and training programs.
University of Virginia, The Darden School, MBA, General Management, Charlottesville, VA
Lehigh University, BS, Business and Economics, Bethlehem, PA
Shady Side Academy, Pittsburgh, PA
Professional Member, National Speakers Association, 1995
COPE Certified Health Coach, 2009
LifeWork Leadership, 1997
Leadership Orlando, 1985
United States Professional Tennis Association, 1980