Matt Mayberry, a former NFL linebacker for the Chicago Bears, is currently one of the most read columnists for Entrepreneur Magazine, as well as an acclaimed keynote speaker, consultant, and peak performance strategist. As the CEO of Matt Mayberry Enterprises, a training and consulting company, he specializes in maximizing the performance of individuals and organizations all over the world. He inspires audiences with a combination of powerful stories, current research, and past experiences from his own life and athletic success. He is known for his innovative ideas teaching people how to dominate, turn failure into gifts, improve sales effectiveness, and elevate their potential. Matt will re-energize audiences while providing key ideas and practical strategies that are applicable to increase performance immediately. He encourages all people to not settle for average when they can be great.
Matt does more than just customize his presentations, he crafts them to provide your audience with a
proven formula drawn from his own athletic and life success combined with extensive, current research.
Matt is fully committed to delivering specific, actionable ideas to inspire and create a powerful experience
for your group.
Winning Plays: A Top Athletes Advice for Tackling Adversity and Achieving Success
Based on Matt’s book, Winning Plays, this passionate and incredibly inspiring keynote captivates audiences
with a message that resonates long after he exits the stage.
In this paramount message, Matt shares his personal story of being on a downward path to destruction,
struggling through drug addiction and a career-ending injury in which he eventually transformed into
meaningful and lasting success.
Matt introduces key insights and techniques about personal motivation, overcoming adversity, goal
setting, and turning circumstantial hardship into opportunities for winning plays. He provides actionable
strategies and thought-provoking dialogue that is sure to maximize the performance of individuals and
This keynote, both entertaining and engaging, serves as a massive call to action for those looking for a
surefire way to elevate their potential and reach new heights of achievement. Attendees will be equipped with the tools and strategies to go out and create a game plan of winning plays, for themselves, and their team.
- Learn Matt’s unique seven step process on how to turn any failure or adversity into an extraordinary
- How to create powerful and positive momentum shifts in your personal and professional life.
- The importance of creating a clear vision for your life or organization and how it will power you through every setback and hardship moving forward.
- Discover key techniques to leverage failure and adversity as a catalyst for growth and massive success.
- How to live a passionate and meaningful life that motivates and elevates the potential of everyone
Dominate Today! The Keys to Dominating in Both your Personal and Professional Life
This keynote helps attendees dominate in both their personal and professional lives by unleashing every
ounce of their talent and ability into the world. Matt helps the audience discover that they were not born to be average and how to escape the over-crowded space of mediocrity.
We live in a complex world of constant distraction. It is our job to clearly prioritize the areas of importance, and minimize the obstacles preventing us from becoming the best version of ourselves.
This motivational and action-packed presentation challenges attendees to step out of their comfort zone
and expand their vision as to what’s possible for their life. Matt shares breakthrough insights on human
potential, performance, and coaches attendees through personal and professional goal-setting exercises,
personal branding, and peak performance strategy.
The audience will walk away with actionable ideas and tools that they can immediately implement into their everyday lives to help increase productivity, and streamline their development personally and professionally.
- Learn how to minimize distraction, diminish obstacles, and increase daily productivity.
- Discover how to unleash your ability and talent into the world to create and capitalize on opportunity.
- Learn how to create your own personal and professional growth plan that ensures you grow somehow, someway each and every day.
- Explore why most people fall short in the achievement of their goals and learn Matt’s proven goal setting
method that will change the trajectory of your life – one moment, one day at a time.
Transformational Leadership: The Building Blocks to Becoming a Game-Changing Leader
This keynote equips individuals, future leaders, executives, and management teams with innovative ideas and strategies to thrive in today’s ever-changing and extremely competitive business world to becoming a
game-changing leader. Matt explores a plethora of challenges that all leaders face and how to break through the never-ending noise and distraction to inspire change and make a significant impact.
This presentation dives deep into what true leadership really is. True leadership is much more than authority and recognition from the outside world. Instead, leadership is all about developing people and helping others reach their full potential. It’s about equipping others with the right tools and strategies to not only maximize the success of an organization but also the lives of individuals. It’s about breaking down barriers and leading others through the uncertainty of the future.
This thought-provoking keynote examines that when you begin to transform people individually, you then begin to transform your organization or team as a whole. Transforming people is a quality that every memorable leader has thought about every single day of their lives, because they understood if they could transform their people, they would then be able to advance their mission.
Whether you run a team of five or 5,000, the outcome of this keynote will be leaders who are inspired and
prepared to lead more effectively, maximize employee commitment, touch the hearts of their people, and drive the performance of everyone within the organization to the next level.
- Discover an extremely important mindset shift that separates the average and good leaders from the
- Learn how leaders can thrive and lead through change.
Find out the single most important quality that is the foundation of all fantastic leaders.
- Learn how to create an action plan moving forward that will increase your effectiveness and impact as a leader forever.
Building a World-Class Team and Culture
Matt often talks about how the team and culture within an organization are everything. This high-impact
keynote examines how to attract and retain a world-class team by implementing a clear and attainable
culture for all members to buy into.
Matt examines what top performing teams are doing differently to continually win, innovate, and maximize
performance in an ever-changing world. Being an athlete for majority of his life, Matt teaches how success
extends far beyond talent. Matt has been on teams that reached the top and teams that didn’t get anywhere. Since moving away from the playing field, he has drawn the parallels to the business arena.
The correlation between the teams and cultures of top performing athletic organizations and the corporate
world is nearly identical. Matt teaches invaluable lessons on the competitive advantage of developing
individuals and culture, and how detrimental it is to start implementing a plan of action, immediately.
- Learn how to recruit, attract, nurture, and retain a world-class team and culture.
- Research shows that only 30% of employees in America feel engaged at work. Learn how to drastically increase employee engagement, morale, and retention.
- Discover why culture is everything, and how to implement a clear and distinct culture that is purpose driven, attainable, and identifiable in all that you do.
- Discover the importance of individual, team, and cultural development as an unyielding necessity to
the success of your organization.
Breakthrough Sales Performance
This dynamic keynote is guaranteed to challenge, educate, and provide sales professionals with the tools and strategies that will revolutionize breakthrough sales performance.
Sales professionals and athletes have a whole lot more in common than one would actually think. They
both are going to experience an incredible amount of adversity and setbacks regardless of how much one
desires to avoid it. They both require a relentless desire to work on their craft and elevate their game
every single day. They both demand an enormous amount of preparation in order to perform at the highest level.
In this keynote, Matt shares the exact same strategies that helped catapult him from once being a very average athlete into a top performing professional athlete and how sales professionals can execute like
never before. Each attendee will walk away from the presentation clearly understanding how to increase
sales, stand out from the competition, and shatter quotas.
Earning the attention, business, and most importantly, relationship with today’s customer is getting more
complex and difficult at a rapid pace. Matt inspires sales organizations how they can perform at an extremely high level each and every day just as a professional athlete does.
The outcome of this keynote will be sales professionals who will never settle for just good enough again and will walk away with the ideas and strategies to show for it.
- Discover how to capitalize off of rejection and let it inspire you instead of discourage you.
- Find out three unique qualities that will begin to create breakthrough sales performance
- Learn the importance of rituals and routines and how to create your own for optimal daily
- Discover one mental shift that all sales professionals must commit to in order to achieve