“To me, the most important power you can have as a public speaker is empathy for your audience. And understanding of your audience.”
– Barry Maher
from Public Speaking Super Powers
Today Barry Maher is in demand for business audiences of all types. And whether as a speaker or a consultant, he’s hired to get results: to improve productivity and attitude and ultimately, the bottom line. To make his clients money.
Those clients include innumerable small business, trade and professional associations along with organizations like ABC, the American Management Association, AT&T, Blue Cross, Budget Rent a Car, Canon, Cessna, Fuji, Hewlett-Packard, Humana, Infiniti, Johnson & Johnson, Lufthansa Airlines, McDonald’s, the National Lottery of Ireland, the Small Business Administration, U.S. Army, Verizon and Wells Fargo.
Barry is the author of Filling the Glass: The Skeptic’s Guide to Positive Thinking in Business, which has been honored as “[One of] The Seven Essential Popular Business Books.” His other books range from The Prentice Hall Marketing Yearbook to No Lie: Truth Is the Ultimate Sales Tool to the cult classic novel, Legend.
You may have seen Barry on the Today Show, NBC Nightly News or CNBC. And he’s frequently featured in publications like USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the London Times, Business Week and — what he insists is his personal favorite — Funeral Service Insider.