What does it take to get to the top and stay motivated and resilient in the face of unrelenting competition and dramatic change?

You need purpose-driven decision making with real world communication strategies that build trust.

Don Akers creates, then delivers, inspiring keynote addresses and workshops for companies respected worldwide. His programs are captivating, funny, and uplifting, packed with business philosophy and customized communication strategy.

His proven approach reawakens a sense of purpose and aligns it with business strategy so that people return to work feeling strong, excited, and optimistic.

Don’s Clients

Don’s clients include Shell Oil, UBS, CBS, State Farm, and many more. He researches and interviews each organization to create customized, one-of-kind programs. People laugh, learn, and leave the meeting energized, reconnected with their purpose, and ready to “Go the Distance”.

Testimonials for Don Akers

“Excellent speaker, very inspiring and motivational!”
Jerry D. Hope, District Manager – IBM

“I have seen all the top speakers; Zig Ziglar, Les Brown and Tony Robbins. Don Akers is one of the best!”
Keith Lindstrom, Sales Manager  – CBS Affiliate KWGN TV


“A sense of excitement and feeling of purpose were evident immediately after the seminar… After three months the morale of the company is at an all-time high. So are sales.”
Jack Marshall, CEO

“Don Akers is one of the best. After Don Aker’s program I got more done in the next three days than in the whole month before.”

“We have a tough audience, and Don captivated them the whole time. Even better, people walked out saying, ‘That’s information I can use today.'”

“I’ve heard hundreds of speeches; they come and go. But Don Akers sticks with you. I’ve been running again for the last three weeks. Right after the program I started a marketing campaign I had toyed around with for months. After Don’s program I decided “I’m gonna go for it”! We all get down, and Don helps you get back up.”

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