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 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

Don Akers

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