Steven Iwersen

Topic Areas

• Leadership
• Change Management
• Dealing with Difficult People
• Conflict Management
• Communication Skills

Licenses and Degrees

Books and Publications

Steven is the author of Chasing Porcupines: How to Lead Prickly People, and the creator of Personality Jazz: Creating Harmony at Work, a new perspective on personalities and how to improve communication in the workplace.


About the Trainer

Steven Iwersen, Certified Speaking Professional, the Ambition Expert, believes that there is one significant trait that separates high achievers from those who spend their lives admiring others’ achievements. It isn’t motivation! He speaks to corporate and association audiences throughout the nation about the influence and significance of ambition.

Steven is a Leadership Specialist focusing on leading during times of change and leading difficult people.

As a Keynote speaker, he breaks through the usual with the unexpected and creates moments that encourage personal and practical application.

He is the author of Chasing Porcupines: How to Lead Prickly People, and the creator of Personality Jazz: Creating Harmony at Work, a new perspective on personalities and how to improve communication in the workplace.

Steven’s background includes responsibilities in the retirement living industry, business news, and employment recruitment. He knows the joy of building highly motivated teams and the agony of working with grumpy people.

His audiences have included leaders from a wide spectrum of both private and public sector organizations, both large and small, across numerous industry segments.

Steven has always been a community minded leader. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Chambers of Commerce in La Mirada, CA; Nampa, ID and Ottawa, KS, all of which have included executive positions including President of the Board. He has also served as the President of the National Speakers Association – Kansas City Chapter, and currently serves as an NSA Chapter Leadership Consultant.

He is a master story-teller and engages an audience within seconds – providing a program that draws everyone in with laughter, practical application and meaningful interaction.

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