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Greg Smith author and leadership speakerGreg Smith helps businesses and organizations create good places to work that attracts, retains and accelerates individual performance.


“Greg is a perceptive teacher, an inspirational speaker, a motivating preacher.”

Melinda Dawson

“Greg is a creative genius. He is laser-focused on providing his clients with solutions in talent management, leadership development and customer service. He gets the job done and will produce the results you need.”

Melodi Szymczak, Director, Vital Learning

“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 is the founder and Lead Navigator of Chart Your Course International Inc. located in the Raleigh-Durham, NC. Greg shows people how to “chart their course” and build their businesses. He provides practical ideas and strategies to help people manage their talent, retain their employees and create productive work environments that attract and keep their customers for long term prosperity.

Greg’s 27 years of leadership and consulting experience have helped propel him as one of the nation’s leading authorities on employee retention, talent management, and leadership. As a business management consultant, he shows executives and business owners how to build their organizations and retain and motivate their workforce.