The Two-Minute Drill Pre-Game Speakers Series

“The Two-Minute Drill is one of the best ideas that I have seen ever presented to a group of business leaders that has an immediate impact on their thinking…it is fun, purposeful, powerful and packs a punch that can help your bottom-line now!”
Mike McCartney
VP Business Development
American Health Group

If your organization is looking for a motivational speaker or conference/leadership retreat program to get your people “fired up”, equipped with tools and thinking that they will help them get better results sooner rather than later: TALK TO US. The Two-Minute Drill Pre-Game Speakers Series allows you to have direct access to the authors of the Two-Minute Drill who will tailor their message to help your audience learn the key principles of rapid organizational improvement. Our dynamic, interactive presentations will help your organizational members learn in a fun and forceful fashion and can provide your enterprise with a back drop to stimulate performance improvement across every organizational function and department. Whether your organization is using six-sigma, lean, kaizen, or any other improvement process, the Two-Minute Drill can be used to energize and stimulate the leadership actions necessary to make real improvement.

The Two-Minute Drill metaphor provides a frame of reference for our presentations that is practical, easy to understand, and very exciting! Our programs go beyond just personal experiences, anecdotes, “warm fuzzies” and hyperbola in a time when everyone needs better results and time can be the enemy. The Two-Minute Drill is the perfect blend of real research on rapid improvement and sports that your people will be talking about, and more importantly using for a long time after your program is over.

Our talks are replete with exciting football examples and lessons, practical research findings on real organizational improvement and specific action steps for participants to help them get real improvement when they return to the workplace. The Two-Minute Drill talks are not about reminding participants about the fact that they need to improve. Two-Minute Drill presentations are about equipping and preparing people to TAKE ACTION so that they can WIN the improvement game. All presentations draw upon our extensive background in rapid organizational improvement across nearly every sector of the U.S. economy and will immediately demonstrate to participants the value of being engaged. NO SPECTATORS ALLOWED!

Our Most Popular Talks include:

  • “The Two-Minute Drill Approach to Winning Rapid Organizational Improvement”: Challenges participants to get better results using the practices of the Two-Minute Drill when approaching organizational change and improvement. The Two-Minute Drill can drive improvement when the stakes are high, time is short and losing is not an option. Learn why 70% of Two-Minute Drills in the NFL and college are successful while less than 20% of most organizational improvement initiatives are winners and what to do about it!

  • “Quarterbacking Real and Rapid Organizational Improvement”: Provides participants with an introduction to Two-Minute Drill leadership skills and practices that place them in the role of quarterback in leading rapid and real organizational improvement. You will learn what you and Dan Marino, John Elway and Tom Brady have in common!

  • “You Are the Quarterback of Your Career”: An insightful discussion of the Two-Minute Drill talents and practices of high performance professionals who take specific steps to improve performance taking charge of the contest that they are competing in. Whether it is leadership, sales, project management, engineering, administration or information technology you can take your game up a notch using TMD thinking in your approach to personal performance improvement.

Unique Features:

  1. 60-90 programs and keynotes are fun and participants become part of the program: NO SPECTATORS ALLOWED!

  2. All programs will integrate organizational or trade association information into the program to create immediate credibility and applicability with participants.

  3. Our programs offer a unique email follow-up process to coach participants through their personal improvement process over the critical 8 weeks that follow the program.

The Two-Minute Drill Speakers Series is not just about entertaining, having fun or a filling time slot on a program. We are about empowering, educating and equipping leaders to WIN in the high stakes game of performance improvement. You have our commitment to making your program the very best that it can be!

Select Corporate Clients:

  • Fifth-Third Bank
  • Bendix Corporation
  • American Medical Association
  • Libby Incorporated
  • Owens Corning
  • ProMedica Health Systems
  • Huntington Bank
  • Dana Corporation
  • The Andersons
  • Ernst & Young
  • Eaton Corporation
  • Mercy Health Systems
  • Association of Equipment Manufacturers
  • SSOE Incorporated
  • American Red Cross
  • Entrepreneurial and Business Excellence Hall of Fame
  • Toledo Hospital
  • National Association of Community Banks
  • Women’s Entrepreneurial Network
  • La-Z-Boy
  • Cooper Tire
  • American Health Group
  • Central Travel
  • Sunrise Windows
  • Hickory Farms
  • Among others