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Making the Jump
From Programmer to CEO
  Keynotes • Breakouts • Training

Making the Jump
From Programmer to CEO
Keynote • Training

What Every Technical Person Needs to Know to Make the Leap to Effective Leader

BEST AUDIENCE:  Technology Entrepreneurs & High-Potential Employees and Other Technical People Looking to Grow into Powerful, Impactful Leaders

Technology skills rarely translate into leadership success; at least they didn't for Michael. 

Learn about what he had to overcome and learn as he made the leap from an introverted coder and IT technician to the founder of three successful international enterprise software companies, one of which was on the Inc. 5000 list and voted the #1 Best Place to Work in San Diego, California.

He teaches a proven system called Elevated Leadership that walks attendees through a journey of evolution and growth, bringing them to a destination of powerful leadership. Everyone has a natural leader within them, and this session guides people on how to discover their own.

Attendees will learn how to;

    √ Create Highly Effective Teams through Empowerment and Motivation 

    √ Develop Confidence, Earn Respect, and Discover their “Executive Presence” 

    √ Lead with Positivity and Optimism to Create Something Impactful in the World

The fact is powerful business leaders can create an immense amount of positive benefit in this world. 

With all the negativity out there, we need more Elevated Leaders.

The Change is up to Us.  

Michael Says: “To truly lead others, we first need to know and lead ourselves. Once we connect to our own natural leader, everything else falls into place and that's when the magic happens.”

Available formats:
    • 30 to 60 minute Keynote

   • Small Group Facilitation

   • Two Hour to Two Day Workshop

   • Webinar / online

Perfect For:

   √ Corporate Events

   √ Conferences

   √ Associations

"Michael has a unique, results driven approach to unlocking the leader inside of you. He respectfully challenges paradigms that exist inside everyone that inhibit performance and helps you to not only identify them, but manage them into strengths."

Donald McGurk

Managing Director and CEO at Codan Limited


Give your team the training they need to succeed. Michael has courses for high-potentials, new leaders, mid-level managers, and executive teams.

Nothing is more impactful for your forum or group than an intensive, off-site retreat. Great for strategic planning or massive personal and professional growth.

It’s not easy to find uplifting, fresh speakers in the area of technology leadership. That’s why bringing Michael in to speak can energize an entire conference.

When you are ready to transform both your personal and professional life, take the courageous step to work one-on-one or in a group coaching setting. It will change your life.

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