Dave is refreshingly direct in his observations on how to improve your performance. He is filled with practical advice that will challenge even the most skilled leaders to greatness.CEO, Delta Airlines
John C. Maxwell
I realized Dave Anderson was a communicator the first time I heard him speak at a meeting for my non-profit organization EQUIP. His down-to-earth, no-nonsense approach immediately connected with the audience, which made the ideas he shared that day refreshing and effective.World's #1 Leadership Guru, Bestselling author
Dave offers a truly excellent road map to self evaluate one's actions in success and failure to work towards continuous improvement in all things that we deem important in our lives.President, Dole Packaged Foods
So many speakers delicately dance around sensitive subjects with the fear of appearing insulting or insensitive. Dave Anderson attacks the components of success, or lack thereof, head on and addresses real scenarios along with presenting tools for yielding positive results. He took the floor for two hours and had the team's undivided attention with a remarkably inspirational listen. Now I won't give all the credit for the next day's 64-54 beating of #2 and 17-0 Michigan, but there is no doubt we had a depth of fire and mental toughness we had previously failed to show consistently.Head Men's Basketball Coach, University of Wisconsin Badgers
Dave Anderson uses direct, pull-no-punches honesty to encourage best effort for your most fulfilling life.CEO, Ziglar, Inc., and proud son of Zig Ziglar
Dave Anderson captivatingly delivers vision, inspiration, confidence, and go-to strategies, with all complexity removed.Head Basketball Coach, Indiana Hoosers, Georgia Bulldogs, ESPN Analyst
Dave Anderson is a man that I met when I launched my company, and has been a mentor to us since day one. In our first year we did $9 million in sales. We just finished our 9th year with over $700 million in paid sales. Dave's honest, transparent, intuitive, and challenging way to discuss business, sales, and leadership is second to none. Dave has spoken at our annual convention every year that we've been in business, and for the last 9 years - with audiences of 10,000 and above - every year when we do our surveys for our attendees, Dave Anderson is the most impactful and favorite speaker of the crowds. And we've had some of the biggest names in multiple businesses speak at our convention. Dave is by far and away our favorite speaker, but more importantly the favorite of our agents, our managers, and our other partners.President, Family First Life
Today's meeting was great indeed, I'm receiving awesome feedback! What is Dave's availability for our next meeting in late July?Abbott Laboratories
After eight years speaking at our national convention, you once again led the pack of speakers in scores and even surpassed last year! Are you available once again?Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
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Whether for an intimate executive team or for tens of thousands Dave will immerse your team in the principles that will transform their personal lives, and professional careers, and build a consistency of mindset, behaviors, and results across your entire organization.
International Speaker, Author & Performance Improvement Coach
The author of 15 books on performance improvement (his 16th, Elevate Your Excellence: The Power of Doing Ordinary Things Extraordinarily Well, releasing in 2024) and host of the wildly popular podcast, The Game Changer Life, Dave's message has impacted leaders in over 174 countries.
"Holding people accountable is uncomfortable. What's worse is having people fail because you won't coach, confront, or correct them. Accountability is something you do for someone, not to someone."
Meet "Mr. Accountability"
Prior to beginning LearnToLead, Dave enjoyed an extensive career leading some of the most successful automotive retail dealerships in the United States. His articles and interviews on leadership have appeared in hundreds of media outlets including: The Wall Street Journal, Investor's Business Daily, US News & World Report, and MSNBC's Your Business. Dave's no-nonsense-, often-humorous-, immediately-applicable messages and principles resonate with audiences worldwide and have earned him the nickname, "Mr. Accountability."
Focus your training efforts on the issues most relevant to your team and organization in the moment. With Dave's background of starting and running world-class businesses, and working as a mindset and performance coach for collegiate and professional athletes, and athletic teams, he teaches groups of any size ranging from intimate executive teams to tens of thousands, and can speak to a wide array topics including: accountability, building culture, improving teamwork, improving mindset and personal performance, and more.
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"Uncoachable people make excuses to protect their confidence. Coachable people gain confidence by listening to feedback, learning, adjusting, and trying again."
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Dave offers a wide range of private bookings, including up to 2 hour keynote addresses for kickoff meetings, dinners, retreats, and conventions; to half-, full-, and multi-day seminars with your organization.
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