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Sam Silverstein - Global Guru and Tim Sanders – Inc Magazine Top 100

By Dori Pominville | Feb 20, 2019

February 19, 2019, Calgary, AB, Canada: Speakers Sam Silverstein and Tim Sanders, represented by cmi speaker management, earn spots on two top speaker lists, Global Gurus’ World's Top 30 Organizational Culture Professionals for 2019, and Inc. Magazine’s list of Top 100 Leadership Speakers.

5V1A5243-copy-261x300Business Keynote Speaker Sam Silverstein ranked #10 on Global Gurus’ World's Top 30 Organizational Culture Professionals for 2019. Global Guru Categories focuses on practitioners, trainers, speakers, and consultants who develop and instill competency in others, have all received over 500 votes each.

The criteria for judging the TOP 30 focused on:

  • Public opinion – 30%
  • Originality of ideas – 30%
  • Impact of original ideas – 10%
  • Practicality of ideas – 10%
  • Presentation style – 10%
  • Number of publications and writings – 5%
  • Guru factor 5%

Sam is the author of seven books including No More Excuses, No Matter What, Non-Negotiable, Making Accountable Decisions, and The Success Model, he is the founder of The Accountability Movement™, an organization focused on building powerful communities filled with like-minded people who know and live their values and honor their commitments. To that end, Sam hosts Accountability Roundtables™ inspiring and challenging the people in these communities to think differently.

Screen-Shot-2018-03-20-at-3.50.43-PM-273x300Leadership Keynote Speaker Tim Sanders ranked as one of the most innovative Top 100 Leadership Speakers for Inc. Magazine. Jon Acuff’s selection criteria included, “the uniqueness of their ideas, and their ability to present their ideas in a compelling manner."

Tim is the author of five books, including the New York Times bestseller, Love is the Killer App: How to Win Business and Influence Friends. His publications have over one million copies in print with bestseller status in India, South Korea, Italy, Brazil, and Denmark.

“We’re delighted to see these powerhouse speakers get recognized for their extraordinary skills and ability to make a difference in leadership audiences around the globe" shared Karen Harris, CEO of cmi speaker management, Inc. “They are raising the bar in our industry with their focus, timely topics, and ability to help leaders create the kind of results they need in our fast-paced world."

About cmi speaker management

cmi is a global meeting industry leader which represents an international roster of carefully selected speakers who positively impact millions of people through their keynote speeches, books, and thought leadership.

CONTACT:

Dori Weisenberger

877-307-7403

admin@cmispeakers.com

2019 Season for Speakers is Off to the Races

By Dori Pominville | Jan 21, 2019

January 21, 2019, Calgary, AB, Canada: cmi speaker management shares fast start to 2019 events with spotlight on upcoming keynotes.

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Event season is off to the races it seems with some of cmi speaker management top keynote speakers taking the stage coast to coast from the Carolinas to California to Vegas and beyond.

The year’s events kick started with Keynote Speaker, and Transformation Artist Mike Rayburn’s three-keynote run. Starting with the Event Service Professionals Association with a “Full Throttle" theme on January 13th, then the Promotional Products Association International on the 14th and headlining the Category Management Association’s Customer engagement themed event on February 26th. Mike’s What If…" keynote presentations deliver world-class guitar performances, hilarious comedy, and teach the three simple, powerful tools which took him from playing empty bars, to headlining Carnegie Hall (eight times!).

Award-winning magician, entrepreneur, and keynote speaker Vinh Giang takes the stage January 29th in Las Vegas to bring his widely popular keynote “The Psychology of Illusion" to the American Association of Payers, Administrators and Network’s (AAPAN) annual forum. Known world-wide for his engaging performances, innovation, and ability to captivate audiences, Vinh’s ability to shift mindsets makes him a client favorite around the globe.

Keynote speaker and leadership visionary Sam Silverstein headlines day two of the American Rental Association’s annual event featuring a Show for People Serious About Profit theme in Anaheim, California in February. His keynote, No More Excuses: Lead Your Culture or Someone Else Will shares how to cultivate a culture and environment that fuels high performance, inspired accountability, and engaged employees. Sam is known as one of the world’s top 30 organizational culture experts and a best-selling author and expert on leadership.

“We’re thrilled to help pair some of the best speakers in the industry with clients from around the world to bring topics of change, success, and leadership to audiences that can use them to springboard transformation in their own personal and professional lives" shared cmi speaker management CEO Karen Harris. “It’s not a small thing, we know, to be trusted with delivering the speakers, topics, and energy that helps elevate events both in message and in entertainment. It’s exciting, and we are so excited about what our team of keynote speakers brings to the industry and to audiences.

About cmi speaker management

cmi is a global meeting industry leader which represents an international roster of carefully selected speakers who positively impact millions of people through their keynote speeches, books, and thought leadership.

CONTACT:

Dori Weisenberger

877-307-7403

admin@cmispeakers.com

Accountability Assessment Tool Bridges Gaps for Company Leaders

By Dori Pominville | Aug 23, 2018

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August 2018: St. Louis, Missouri. Keynote Speaker, Author and Consultant Sam Silverstein breaks the mold for assessment tools in his newest offering for organizational leaders. With precision customization for each client, companies can now better understand the accountability gaps within their organizations that can slow productivity, cost market share, create discord amongst team members, and create attrition.

“This is more than a strengths and weaknesses assessment,�? shared Sam. “The bottom line is when accountability takes center stage for a company’s focus, leaders are able to make more informed, data-driven decisions. They can ensure they have the right people in the right seats to do the best possible jobs. Most importantly, they can find those areas of their organization where communication, relationships, and accountability break down and determine smart, effective solutions that create a culture and environment where employees are eager to participate. Where collaboration and creativity thrive. Where leaders and team members both create commitments to vision, missions, and values that allow everyone to accomplish more.�?

Leaders from around the globe have worked with Sam and his team to make accountability a primary focus and purpose. The Organizational Accountability Assessment helps them pinpoint potential problems within teams, departmentally, and regionally to best ensure that everyone is on the “same page�? to accomplish goals.

“What we’ve found is that clients love Sam’s message that shares how accountability and commitment go hand-in-hand,�? said Karen Harris, CEO of cmi speakers. “He is passionate about delivering the tools, strategies, and solutions that can help people from every corner of a company succeed to their highest potential – without letting anyone, or anything fall through the cracks. Clients tell us that it is part of what makes him a leadership favorite when it comes to keynote speakers.�?

About Sam Silverstein

Sam Silverstein is one of the World's Top 30 Organizational Culture Professionals. This best- selling author on leadership and accountability, shows organizations how to innovate their culture, live their core values and inspire accountability throughout the entire operation. As a former executive and business owner in manufacturing and distribution, Sam led a team of 175 employees. During his tenure, the company grew organically by 475% over 12 years, attracting a Fortune 500 company to purchase the enterprise. The author of seven books including No More Excuses, No Matter What, Non-Negotiable, Making Accountable Decisions, and The Success Model, he is the founder of The Accountability Movement™, an organization focused on building powerful communities filled with like-minded people who know and live their values and honor their commitments.

About cmi speaker management

cmi is a global meeting industry leader which represents an international roster of carefully selected speakers who positively impact millions of people through their keynote speeches, books, and thought leadership.

CONTACT:

Dori Weisenberger

877-307-7403

admin@cmispeakers.com

NEW Book from Sam Silverstein: The Lost Commandments

By Dori Pominville | Jun 12, 2018

41PfAYI3uCL._SX329_BO1204203200_-199x300From Amazon.com: Sam Silverstein's fast-pasted adventure is set first at a major university where a history professor is challenged with a question by an unseen, unknown student in the back of the lecture hall; "What would happen if we had lost half of the great teachings of our time such as the Torah or Bible?"

See the book here.

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NEW Book by Sam Silverstein

By Dori Pominville | Mar 21, 2018

Accountability isn’t about doing things, it’s a way of thinking – you’re responsible for things and accountable to people. Sam gives an example of a company with customer service in their mission statement, but has notoriously bad customer service. Fixing a problem isn’t accountability, that’s just being responsible. The problems are caused by lack of accountability in the first place.

Listen to Sam Silverstein and Shep Hyken discuss the new book. Find it on Amazon here!

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