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11 Highest Rated Leadership Speakers

More and more clients are asking us for Speakers who can show their Leaders how to engage, inspire, encourage, and develop their employees and teams. Here are our highest rated Speakers on the new World of Leadership.

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mike abrashoff leadership speaker1 - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersMike Abrashoff | Former Commander, USS Benfold

Mike Abrashoff‘s inspiring speeches challenge people to re-imagine their own leadership thinking and instill a renewed responsibility for results and success. At the age of 36, the Navy selected Abrashoff to become Commander of USS Benfold, at the time the most junior commanding officer in the Pacific Fleet.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/Mike-Abrashoff

 

Charlene Li | Best Selling Author, Entrepreneur, and Leadership Speaker

charlene li leadership speaker 300x180 - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersFor the past two decades, Charlene Li has been helping people see the future. She’s an expert on digital transformation, leadership, customer experience and the future of work and the author of six books. She’s also an entrepreneur, the Founder and Senior Fellow at Altimeter, a disruptive analyst firm that was acquired in 2015 by Prophet. Charlene was named one of the Top 50 Leadership Innovators by Inc, and one of the most creative people in business by Fast Company. She serves on the regional board of YPO, a global network of 28,000 CEOs.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/charlene-li/

 

vernice armour leadership speaker - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersVernice “FlyGirl” Armour | First African American Female Combat Pilot and Motivational Speaker

Known simply as FlyGirl, Vernice “FlyGirl” Armour went from beat cop to combat pilot in 3 years. Within months of earning her wings, she found herself flying over the deserts of Iraq supporting the men and women on the ground. She is your battle-tested speaker and ignites audiences with a dynamic spark that can’t be extinguished.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/Vernice-Armour

 

Adrian Gostick |  Author & Speaker on Leadership, Anxiety in the Workplace and Employee Engagement

adrian gostick leadership speaker 300x180 - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersHow do today’s best leaders accelerate business results? By engaging their employees to execute on strategy, vision, and values. In his challenging, information-packed talks, #1 best-selling leadership author Adrian Gostick provides real solutions on managing change, organizational culture, driving innovation, and leading high-performance teams. Gostick is a global workplace expert and thought leader in the fields of corporate culture, leadership, and engagement.  His books have been translated into 30 languages and have sold 1.5 million copies around the world.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/adrian-gostick/

 

nicole lipkin leadership speaker - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersDr. Nicole Lipkin | Organizational Psychologist, Speaker and Author on Leadership

Dr. Nicole Lipkin helps organizations, leaders and their teams develop behaviors and practices that increase personal and organizational resilience and sustainability by integrating the science of human behavior with practical approaches to business and leadership challenges.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/Dr.-Nicole-Lipkin

Kaplan Mobray | Best-selling Author, Motivational Speaker, Career Consultant, Founder of The Kaplan Mobray Leadership Institute

kaplan mobray innovation speaker 300x180 - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersKaplan Mobray was recognized by Meetings & Conventions Magazine as “one of the nation’s top business speakers.” He is one of the world’s most dynamic and inspirational speakers and best-selling author of The 10Ks of Personal Branding – (K)reate a Better You. An innovative mastermind, Kaplan has inspired and transformed countless lives through his insightful and groundbreaking approach to personal branding and leadership development. Kaplan inspires audiences with practical strategies, “ah-ha moments”, that powerfully create real results to immediately elevate one’s career and improve one’s life.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/kaplan-mobray/

 

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Steve Farber| Speaker on Extreme Leadership

Bestselling Author  Steve Farber is the president of Extreme Leadership, Incorporated, and the founder of The Extreme Leadership Institute, organizations devoted to the cultivation and development of Extreme Leaders in t

he business community, non-profits and education.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/Steve-Farber

 

Robyn Benincasa | Firefighter, CNN Hero and Motivational Adventure Racer

robyn benincasa motivational speaker 300x180 - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersRobyn Benincasa – NYT best-selling author of How Winning Works: 8 Essential Leadership Lessons from the Toughest Teams on Earth and World Champion Adventure Racer – accepts full blame for inspiring people to do insane things like climb Mount Kilimanjaro, run their first triathlon, start their own adventure racing teams, or start their own businesses. This is, after all, who she is and what she does: Robyn Benincasa inspires people to do amazing things. Her unforgettable presentations have taught countless high-performance leaders all over the world about Building World Class Teams and the followership skills necessary for dynamic role shifting and true teamwork.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/robyn-benincasa/

 

Patrick Lencioni|  Management Consultant and Speaker on Organizational Health

patrick lencioni leadership speaker 300x180 - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersPatrick Lencioni is founder and president of The Table Group, a firm dedicated to providing organizations with ideas, products and services that improve teamwork, clarity and employee engagement. His passion for organizations and teams is reflected in his writing, speaking and executive consulting. The wide-spread appeal of Lencioni’s leadership models have yielded a diverse base of speaking and consulting clients, including a mix of Fortune 500 companies, professional sports organizations, the military, non-profits, schools and churches.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/Patrick-Lencioni

 

Eric Boles | President of Game Changers Inc., Speaker on Leadership and Peak Performance

eric boles leadership speaker 300x180 - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersEric Boles is the president of The Game Changers Inc., a training and development company dedicated to maximizing the human asset. Through assessment, consulting, coaching and corporate training, The Game Changers Inc. has set the standard for helping organizations enhance their culture and develop greater levels of commitment and performance. Eric Boles is also a highly acclaimed keynote speaker and consultant for some of the most recognized and respected organizations in the world. His insights on Leadership, Peak Performance, Team Dynamics, and Managing Change has been shared with clients such as Dunkin’ Donuts, Nationwide Insurance, AVIVA Insurance, Alaska Airlines, State Farm Insurance, and more.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/eric-boles/

 

Dr. Gary Bradt | Expert on Emotional Intelligence, Change & Leadership, Author & Clinical Psychologist

gary bradt changespeaker3 300x180 - 11 Highest Rated Leadership SpeakersMore than ever before, change and unrelenting disruption are causing employees to feel emotional fatigue, burnout, stress, anxiety and myriad emotions that strip them of creativity, productivity and overall joy. Providing employees with more strategies to adapt to change with a growth mindset and resilient spirit are critical competencies that Dr. Gary Bradt has been teaching C-Suite leaders in Fortune 500s for 25+ years.

Today, he is being called upon by leading corporations to share his practical and actionable tools for change with employees at every level, so they can embrace change and create a positive path forward both professionally and personally.

Video: https://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/dr-gary-bradt/

 

 

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Derek Sweeney is the Director of Speaker Ideas at The Sweeney Agency. www.thesweeneyagency.com. For 15 years Derek has been helping clients find the right Speakers for their events. Derek can be reached at 1-866-727-7555 or [email protected]

 

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