Looking for a message that inspires, empowers, and will propel your organization to the next level?
Garret Biss's work strengthens the bond within organizations, and propels individuals and companies toward higher levels of productivity and achievement.
“[Garret's] ability to teach is another part of his DNA. He takes great pride in making everyone around him better.” - C. Moses
Garret is most passionate about two things: advocating for the need of service and selflessness in everyone's life, and empowering individuals and organizations toward positive living, greater happiness and increased success. In his presentations, Garret distills powerful concepts and simple truths down to actionable items that his audience can apply immediately.
What others have said:
“Garret has mastered the ability to render new insight on an old message.”
“[Garret] gave me tools for success today, and confidence in myself.”
“[Biss] has clearly done a lot of deep thinking and research into the ills that plague many in today's society, and he has come up with a simplified and easy way for his [audiences] to approach their problems, decisions and worries.”
Garret is a captivating speaker and excellent storyteller who shares:
* A simple but powerful formula that will empower you to handle any experience more responsibly, effectively and successfully;
* How to clarify your purpose, vision and goals, including the latest research on goal setting and goal achievement and how to apply it to your life;
* How to use goal setting for personal growth that breads life-long fulfillment, not just the attainment of an intermediate objective;
* How to change your self-talk and your limiting beliefs to better support your success and that of your organization;
* How to leverage the Science of Success to increase productivity and improve fulfillment in your business and personal life;
* The secret to creating a “giving culture” within your organization to strengthen camaraderie and morale.
Garret Biss is a New Bern, North Carolina resident and former US Marine Corps Aviator turned award-winning author and professional speaker. Garret has enjoyed working with many great leaders and Marines from all walks of life. Through this experience, he has become fascinated by the many different ways people approach success, enjoyment and fulfillment. This fascination sparked a journey of personal growth and study of success that Garret has been on for more than a decade. After gleaning the best ideas and philosophies from hundreds of books and lectures, and learning from some of the brightest minds in positive living and fulfillment, Garret began writing his own books. Today, his speaking and writing portrays his personal philosophy on living by weaving together the wisdom and advice of others and distilling it through his own experience and personal trials.
Garret's personal mission as an author and professional speaker is "to inspire and empower others toward lives of greater happiness, success and fulfillment." Garret has enjoyed the fortune of being mentored by renowned thought leaders, including the international best-selling author and visionary, Gary Keller (author of The ONE Thing and co-founder of Keller Williams). Garret was certified as a Canfield Success Principles Trainer by America's #1 Success Coach, Jack Canfield, (co-creator of Chicken Soup for the Soul and bestselling author of The Success Principles: How to Get From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be).
His book, The Spheres Approach to Happiness and Fulfillment, delivers Garret's personal philosophy for dealing with the negativity in our lives that can lead to fear, frustration and disappointment. By using universal principles, Garret teaches how to find the silver-lining or inspiration in every challenge or obstacle life presents. As a trainer and professional speaker, Garret spreads this message to anyone seeking greater happiness, fulfillment and productivity.
Nearly 780 million people on this planet live without access to clean drinking water. Garret is the founder of the nonprofit, One Million Goal, Inc., a foundation devoted to raising money for, and awareness about, the lack of clean drinking water and to help those in need. Garret founded this organization with a personal goal to provide clean water to one million of these men, women and children. As a "philanthropy activist" Garret enjoys spreading a message about the vital importance of service and contribution. Garret often refers to service, kindness and generosity as "the common thread" that bonds all of humanity -- across national, religious and political bounds.
Garret holds a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park, and a Master's Degree in Real Estate Development from Auburn University. Garret was a KC-130J Aircraft Commander in the Marine Corps and retired from active duty as a Captain in 2015.