Steve Cockram · Co-Founder of GiANT Worldwide · International Speaker · Author

Empower the Leader in Everyone

Greater Self-Awareness · Effective Communication · High-Performing Teams

Steve Cockram is an international speaker, author, and consultant to top-level executives and leaders around the world. He is a subject matter expert on personality and wiring, organizational leadership, emotional intelligence, and interpersonal communication. Steve is the co-founder of GiANT Worldwide, a global leadership consultancy. He is also co-author of the books 5 Gears and 5 Voices published by Wiley.

Turn Exceptional Events into Unforgettable Experiences

Steve delivers customized keynotes packed with powerful and practical tools your audience will love. From start to finish, his primary focus is crafting his speech to fit the needs and aspirations of the event.

He has spoken to diverse audiences around the world in multiple arenas, including company events, conferences, seminars, training retreats, workshops, and more.

He is highly skilled at making people think, laugh, and take action.

Recent Books

5 Leadership Voices: How to Communicate Effectively with Everyone You Lead

What is it like to be on the other side of you? Why do you get along really well with some people, yet others bother you? The 5 Voices is a fresh approach to understanding not only your own tendencies, strengths, and weaknesses, but also provides a framework to understand others. Each of us has a primary “voice”, whether it be Pioneer, Connector, Guardian, Creative or Nurturer. When you understand the voices of those around you, you’ll be able to communicate and lead more effectively.

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5 Gears: How to Be Present and Productive When There is Never Enough Time

People around the world struggle with work/life balance. It is difficult to be productive and manage the relational dynamics of staying connected with others, while consistently recharging personally. 5 Gears came to light as Jeremie Kubicek and Steve Cockram applied what they learned through their own experiences and their work with leaders around the globe. It is a powerful concept that has the ability to radically change the way you live and lead.

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Equips People

Steve is an incredible man and he teaches timeless principles to leaders around the world. He doesn’t just teach, but he equips people to operate at their highest potential.

– Curt Beavers, Owner at Make a Life

Inspirational & Practical

Steve is a powerful communicator. He does a great job of engaging you both at a mental and practical level. He has helped me to “know myself and lead myself” with greater self awareness. He has helped me to multiply leaders through intentionality and helpful vocabulary I now use every day in every part of my life.

– Brandon Hutchins, CEO at Gaskins Engineering

Transparent & Genuine

Steve has a unique gift of communicating the complex and making it applicable for all to grow as leaders. I believe this gift is more effectual due to his transparency and genuine desire to see others gain from his life experiences.

– Mickey Daniell, Team Lead at Georgia Power Company

Transform Your Life

If you’ve been hoping to meet someone who could truly transform your life…Steve’s your guy. I’ve been blessed to have traveled the world and met some of the greatest thinkers of our time—and Steve sits atop that list. As a speaker, he turns an event into an EXPERIENCE for everyone in attendance.

– Duane Cummings, Speaker & Author of The Sensational Salesman

Reach the Next Level

Steve has a unique ability of grabbing the attention of any audience he speaks to (whether it’s 2 or 200) and not letting go. His leadership insights have helped our team and organization reach the next level.

– Andrew Dahl, CEO at Dahl Automotive

Tremendous Impact

Steve transfers knowledge and expertise to leaders in a way that transforms them from the inside out which allows them to go back to their organizations and make a tremendous impact on those they lead. Steve has a way of understanding and reading his audience during his engagements such that he adapts his speaking to fit the room to get maximum impact. I am forever grateful to Steve for what I learned from him to transform myself and my organization.

– Kim Escovedo, Corporate Learning & Development, Enable Midstream

Masterful Communicator

Steve Cockram is a master communicator that breaks new ground in understanding the way people think, work, and relate to one another. The tools and insights he shares with his audiences have helped our team reach new levels of self-awareness, growth, and effectiveness. Highly recommended!

– Matt Hyatt, Founder & CEO, RocketIT

Example of Real Leadership

Steve challenged our conference delegates to reconsider traditional and positional leadership methods. He gave us concrete examples of how to truly influence others by serving them and empowering them. His presentation both motivated and stretched all levels of leaders to re-think their own goals and how to improve as a leader. Besides being an incredible speaker, Steve is a true inspiration and example of what real leadership is all about.

Inside Sales World Conference, Dublin
Bob Perkins – AA-ISP Founder & Chairman

Timely and Relevant

Steve Cockram is an amazing, inspirational and engaging speaker. The presentation to the Finance and Commercial team was simply outstanding and he had the typically cynical and technical finance and procurement professionals in the room eating from his hand and keen to return to the office and “go to the source”.  His presentation was timely and relevant and provided a framework that was simple to understand and easy to use for all the professionals in the room. Recommending Steve for your next engagement event is the easiest recommendation that I could make!

– Iheke Ndukwe, Board Secretary, The Insolvency Service