Employee Engagement Speaker & Expert Provides Strategies that Boost Performance
Greg Smith speaks to audiences worldwide on employee engagement, employee motivation and employee motivation.
When individuals lose their motivation, organizations lose their ability to attract, retain and engage their workforce. This predicament has a major impact on profitability, productivity and the reputation of the company. Successful organizations realize employee engagement is critical in sustaining their leadership and growth in the marketplace. In Greg’s workshop, you will learn how to keep yourself engaged as well as specific techniques managers can use to help re-ignite employee’s passion for their job. Discover how to design peer recognition programs and no-cost incentive programs. Learn how to organize and run Idea Campaigns, “Shining Stars,” Idea Olympics, and Vampire Extermination Expeditions‑‑programs making work efficient, fun and productive. Learn how these programs can improve retention, reduce turnover and have a major impact on job satisfaction and employee engagement.
Greg is a high energy employee engagement speaker that brings practical ideas that can be immediately applied to the workplace. As an employee engagement expert he helps businesses transform themselves into great places to work that attract, retain and motivate people to their full potential. He combines story and strategy to teach audiences how to create high performance organizations that lead change, growth and innovation.
The backbone of any organization is the people on the front line. No matter what industry you are in, success depends on engaging their creative abilities and accelerating the performance of the entire workforce from the bottom to the top.”
–Gregory P. Smith
As founder and President of Chart Your Course International, he is recognized as a leading authority on talent management, leadership development and employee retention. Smith helps executives and business owners accelerate individual and organizational performance and navigate change. He helps design strategies, workshops and training sessions to grow organizations and helps them create clearer direction, increased profitability, stronger executive teams, improved communication and happier and more productive employees.
Employee Engagement Testimonials
“Greg did an outstanding job as a speaker at one of our most important clients. In fact, Greg had one of the highest speaker ratings at the conference. Based on these results, I would highly recommend Greg as a keynote speaker.”
Owner, Executive Speakers Bureau
“With your warmth, humor, and storytelling you created an excitement and enthusiasm among our Management team that will carry us through our busiest season of the year.”
Robert Grimm, President
Solo Serve Corporation
Rebecca J. Froboese
The Alamo Federal Executive Board
“We appreciated the focus on generating new ideas and the importance of involving our front-line staff in developing and implementing these ideas. These things will be absolutely critical to our company in providing sustainable competitive advantage. The concrete examples of other companies’ creative ways of generating employee engagement also stimulates critical thinking about our own methods of doing business.”
“Thank you for an absolutely first-class presentation during our recent 37th Training Wing luncheon. Your speech was upbeat and motivating–just right to charge our senior leadership for the afternoon agenda. I appreciate your help in making the day a tremendous success.”
Brigadier General, USAF
“Of all the sessions I attended at the SHRM conference, your presentation and information were by far the best ‘hands on’ and informational. Thank you! I will be in touch with you in the future.”
President Bates Ace Hardware
“Greg’s programs have prompted my department heads to begin being more resourceful and imaginative–to start “thinking outside the box”– when attempting to recognize and meet the many challenges facing our governmental entity today.”
Randy Poynter, Former Chairman
Rockdale County, GA
“Your background and experience has been instrumental in helping me create a more productive office where people enjoy coming to work. The ideas you have provided us have been instrumental in retaining our staff.”
Blue Ridge Judicial Circuit
“You are blessed with the unique talent to deliver a great message and your presentation received excellent comments.”
Alabama Restaurant Association
“On behalf of the Printing Industry Association of Georgia, thank you so much for the powerful presentation, ‘Businesses Don’t Die They Commit Suicide’ held recently. The program evaluations ranked your program excellent.”
Rachel Ann Shattah, CAE, CMP
Senior Vice President Major Events and Member Services
“You are a very dynamic, motivational, personable and extremely talented speaker. The choice of your topic, “We All Have Something To Give” could not have been more appropriate.”