Singer/songwriter somewhere in the middle of a John Mayer – Jack Johnson cage match. Fearless as a performer, creative and thoughtful as an artist.
A passionate developer of people, unapologetically trying to put something positive into the world with a guitar in hand.
Navigate Through Noise
Rick’s newest keynote! And, his most passionate and personal one yet! You have something important to give to this world. Something unique, something special. Yet, all too often we become our own biggest obstacles to leaving that legacy! “I’m not qualified”. “I feel like a fraud”. “Where do I start?” Sound familiar? Let’s get out of our own way bring our best work to life More…
AND – a great LinkedIn article from a participant at that session and the impact it had on her!
Producing your unique legacy
From Lacking The Swagger To Moves Like Jagger!
Rick’s most popular keynote! Does your organization want people who show up and put in just enough to get the job done? Or do you want people who are rocking at their jobs, excited to be there, losing themselves in their work, and unleashing their creativity and potential? Let’s focus on creating a culture that rocks the engagement space! More…
Workforce engagement on overdrive
Rick’s classic keynote, refined, revised and more relevant than ever! We’ll talk about modern learner behavior and creative ways L & D organizations can factor in those behaviors in the way we deliver training. You will walk out with a ton of ideas you can implement immediately! More…
Boring training? Let’s rock!
But wait..there’s more! Additional customizable keynotes on engaged teams, customers, leaders, navigating change, you name it!
ATD Core4 Conference – Long Beach, CA – March 2017
Boston Pizza Leadership Conference – Vancouver, BC – April 2017
ATD International Conference and Exposition – Atlanta, GA – May 2017
*on Sabbatical June/July 2017
American Hospital Association – Orlando, FL – September 2017
“This is the most 5 star of 5 star presentations I’ve ever seen. This guy had it all. I was totally engaged and motivated to help my business engage!”
Attendee , ATD SC Midlands Annual Conference
“His message about creating engagement was, to coin a phrase, Pure Freakin’ Magic! His energy and message pumped our crowd for the entire event! I’d bring Rick back in a heartbeat!”
Ron Smith, Kent State University
“I highly recommend Rick as a public speaker because of his awesome audience engagement. We have had him speak at our annual ATD Midlands Chapter Conference and Expo and had to bring him back by popular demand”
Betty Parker , Sharper Solutions
“If you have the chance to take one of Rick’s classes, hear him speak at a conference or catch one of his gigs, consider yourself among the fortunate!”
Liz Jurewicz, Creating Liz
“In my 25+ years experience working in corporate settings, I can honestly say that Rick is one of the top coaches and facilitators I have had the pleasure of working with”
Debbie Talley, Rackspace Hosting
“He and Sir Ken Robinson were the highlights of the conference for me.”