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Leadership keynote

Joe Serio, Ph.D., delivers a serious topic in a thought-provoking way while being entertaining and engaging—ensuring your audience has a great time while learning. One conference attendee said, “When you jumped off the stage into the audience, that was hysterical!”

In this leadership keynote, your attendees will gain simple, powerful, and memorable tools and techniques for enhancing the foundations of personal leadership that can be applied in a wide variety of situations.

Dr. Joe’s keynote:

  • Addresses the fear of moving into a leadership position that can stall or derail careers if not handled well
  • Presents a powerful 7-step action plan for managing fear
  • Outlines how attendees can transform their leadership style with techniques that can be applied immediately
  • Uses audience interaction, live music, and potent illustrations to get attendees thinking outside the box


The attendees at your event will be inspired and motivated to begin thinking differently about their leadership role both at work and at home. As one attendee said, “I left your keynote with pages and pages of notes.”

Dr. Joe has delivered keynotes at: the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA), Project Management Institute (PMI), American Society for Quality (ASQ), Texas Association of Counties (TAC), Texas Municipal League (TML), Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS), Texas County and District Retirement System (TCDRS), Methodist Retirement Communities (MRC), LeadingAge Texas, LeadingAge North Carolina, Texas Pediatric Society (TPS), Healthcare Engineers Society of Northern Illinois (HESNI), Texas Community Service Association, National Public Educators Forum (NPEF), University of Tampa, The University at Albany, Texas Administrators of Continuing Education (TACE), and Texas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (TASFAA), among others.

Praise for Dr. Joe’s keynotes:

“I want to thank you for the great presentation today. It’s not quite often I meet speakers who can not only deliver a great presentation but also have the ability to provide immediate impact on an organization! It was above and beyond the standard of excellence! Extraordinary! Thank you.”  — Ed Trevis, President and CEO, Corvalent
“We loved Joe Serio’s presentation! He was the perfect speaker for our leadership summit: inspiring, insightful, and entertaining. I appreciated that Joe was very well prepared and easy to work with. I enthusiastically recommend him to other meeting planners and association executives who are looking to add a leadership component to their conferences.” — Tricia Hall, Executive Director, Texas Pediatric Society