Gregory Smith is a leadership speaker and the founder and president of Chart Your Course International Inc., a leadership development and management training organizational focusing on important workforce trends such as employee retention, employee engagement, customer service, sales growth, employee motivation and other management development topics. He is one of the best leadership speakers in the country. His inspirational and motivational speaking style and leadership experience will captivate audiences and provide valuable information to all who attend.
Smith has guided hundreds of businesses with measurable improvements in reduced employee turnover, increased sales, and better customer service leading to long-term growth and prosperity. Smith’s hard work and dedication led him to earn the Order of Military Medical Merit; a listing in the Harvard University’s International Directory of Management Scholars; and the honor of being selected as one of the nation’s Top Ten “Rising Stars” in human resource management by the Human Resource Executive magazine.
Greg is a top rated leadership speaker and served on the Board of Examiners for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. This award is presented by the President of the United States each year and is the nation’s highest honor for business excellence. Smith began his career on the front line as an U.S. Army officer. He served 20 years on active duty and and trained thousands of people leadership skills.
Smith is able to spread his wealth of knowledge throughout the world as a leadership speaker and the author of numerous leadership books, audios, videos, and leadership development and management training programs. He is the publisher of the Navigator Newsletter; and has been featured in USA Today, HR Magazine, Business Week, Christian Science Monitor, President & CEO, Boston Globe, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, and others. He has authored eleven books.