901-754-9404
My List0

We've now made it easier for you to research and save your favorite keynotes speakers. Click on the + sign to add a speaker to your Speaker List and email your favorites to colleagues and friends.

Doug Grady, Business speaker

Doug Grady

    • Catalyst, Author, & TedX speaker
    • President of High Achievers. 
    • Author of The Ripple Effect.
Fee Range

$7,500 - $10,000

Travels From

Georgia

Doug Grady: Simple Isn't Easy

Doug Grady: Simple Isn't Easy

Doug Grady Speaker Reel

Doug Grady Speaker Reel

TedX - Sugarland

TedX - Sugarland

Doug Grady has been studying and teaching the pathways to personal potential for over 20 years. He is a graduate of Tulane University where he majored in political economy. After four years in the insurance business, he began his career in the personal and professional development industry. Doug is a professional speaker, musician, and President of High Achievers. He is the author of The Ripple Effect. His companies, writings, training, and music are designed with one purpose: to help people reach their God-given potential.

Doug gives a significant portion of his time and money to local and global causes. He has been on several mission trips, most recently to Ecuador where he was part of a twelve man team building homes for the poorest of the poor. Doug also wrote The (unofficial) Tough Mudder Song after participating in his first of five Tough Mudders.

THE 7 PRINCIPLES OF THE RIPPLE EFFECT

  1. Where you are is not an accident
  2. You have extraordinary potential that will never be reached by living an ordinary life
  3. There is a thin line between mediocrity and greatness
  4. Embrace the struggle
  5. One simple choice can change the course of your life
  6. “Doing the work” is not enough
  7. Integrity matters

 

THE FOUR LEVELS OF INTEGRITY

Explores how specifically to live a life of integrity both personally and professionally. 

  • Level One: The Carrot and the Stick. Integrity happens primarily through an external structure which has been set up to encourage desired behavior and discourage unwanted behavior.
  • Level Two: Do it Anyway. Integrity happens independently of feelings and external circumstances.
  • Level Three: Lifestyle. Integrity is a natural, pleasant self-expression of being or becoming.
  • Level Four: Throw Your Hat in the Ring: the act of making an external, time-bounded commitment of what you intend to take on or accomplish. Internal and external drives combine seamlessly in a life of integrity.

 

PRODUCTIVITY FROM THE INSIDE OUT

What would happen if your team improved their productivity by 40%? Productivity from the Inside Out identifies the strategies and mindset to improve focus and productivity. Participants will learn:

  • Three Strategies to Focus the Mind and Improve Productivity
  • Criteria for Performance Standards
  • Three Essential Steps to Change
  • How to Double Productivity in the next 40 Days

 

PERSONAL MARKETING

Good salespeople are often horrible marketers. The best salespeople understand the mind of the market and how to stay on it. Topics:

  • Creative Door Openers
  • Lone ranger Leave Behinds
  • Packaging
  • Memorable Messaging

 

SUPERIOR SELLING: STOP KILLING SALES!

Identifies the three primary reasons sales are lost and what to do about them. 

The Sales Killers:

  • Lack of Rapport
  • Ineffective READs
  • Lack of Flexibility

Each sales killer calls for a specific set of skills, strategies, and mindset. Sales deserve a chance to live. Together we can save the sales.

Speaking Topics:

Related Speakers

Dr. Shirley Raines, speaker

Shirley Raines

First Female President

Shannon Miller, Speaker

Shannon Miller

Wife

Mark Victor Hansen, Personal Growth Speaker

Mark Victor Hansen

Business Thought Leader who empowers audiences to become better leaders and entrepreneurs

Robin Speculand, Change Speaker

Robin Speculand

Business Strategy Implementation Expert

Alex Sheen Speaker

Alex Sheen

Founder of the social movement

Mina Guli, Speaker

Mina Guli

CEO

Bob Arno, Speaker

Bob Arno

"Professor of Pickpocketry"

Jon Gordon, Personal Growth Speaker

Jon Gordon

Developing Positive

Troy Aikman, Speaker

Troy Aikman

Dallas Cowboys Hall of Fame Quarterback

Miles O'Brien, Emcee Speaker

Miles O'Brien

Broadcast Veteran

Antoinette Tuff, Crisis Management Speaker

Antoinette Tuff

A Hero Helping Individuals

Jay Baer

Jay Baer

20 years experience in digital marketing

Testimonials

“I am banging my head against the wall right now for all the times I have done this without using Executive Speakers Bureau. This ..

Clorox Client

"The conference was an immense hit – we certainly raised the bar in our company on how conferences are planned and executed. You and yo..

Testimonials | Benchmark Global Hospitality | Executive Speakers

"Johnny Cupcakes was a hit last night! Thank you both so much for all of your assistance through this process, it has been such a positi..

Johnny Cupcakes | Testimonials | Executive Speakers

"You all were awesome to work with and helped make my life easier when planning these events. Thanks so much!” 

 

Testimonial

"Thanks so much for working on this engagement with us. It’s been a very pleasant experience. We will definitely include ESB in our sea..

Testimonial

"They have booked me to speak at events for over a decade and their professional approach and client focus is unmatched in the industry. I am..

Garrison Wynn, Sales Speaker

"Thank you, both, for making last night possible! You have been such a Joy to work with and I appreciate everything you did for us! I can't s..

Salvation Army

Our bank has held an annual business and economic conference for the past 9 years.  We have worked with Executive Speakers every year an..

I’ve used the services of a number of speakers bureaus in the past. However, my current experience working with the Executive Speakers ..

I want to thank you for all of your assistance you and Jenny were wonderful. If it had not been for you sending me suggestions I would not ha..

Need Suggestions? Have Questions?

Need Suggestions? Have Questions?

Call to discuss how we can you help find the right speaker(s) for your organization.

Get Ideas in 1 hour or less

Executive Speakers Bureau consistently receives praises about our speed and efficiency. From the beginning of your event planning, our extensive online speaker database and resourceful staff allow us to quickly equip you with the best speaker for your event.

Need a last minute speaker? No worries. Our speed and efficiency help us give you ideas for speakers in one hour or less.

Please fill in information below