About Rory Vaden, Co-Founder, Southwestern Consulting, Self-Discipline Strategist & New York Times Bestselling Author, Take the Stairs
Rory Vaden is a Self-Discipline Strategist, Cofounder of Southwestern Consulting, and New York Times bestselling author of “Take the Stairs: 7 Steps to Achieving True Success”.
His insights on improving self-discipline, overcoming procrastination and enhancing productivity have been shared on Oprah radio, Fox News, CNN, CNBC, CBS, in Businessweek, Entrepreneur, Fast Company, USA Today, The Wall St Journal and in SUCCESS™ Magazine.
Rory relates profound truths coupled with humorous anecdotes that empower professionals to conquer their fears and take immediate action in all aspects of their lives. A two-time world champion of public speaking finalist for Toastmasters International, Rory speaks on the topics of increasing employee engagement, overcoming procrastination, raising productivity, growing sales, maintaining better work life balance, managing change, having more effective time management and motivating people to do the hard work necessary to achieve success in life.
His speaking client list includes: Bank of America, Trane, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Shaw Worldwide, YPO (Young President’s Organization), The Direct Selling Association, American Income Life, Wells Fargo Advisors, Mary Kay, AFLAC, and others from all over the world.
Rory is a regular contributor for The Huffington Post, American Express Open Forum and he is also the weekly radio host of Take the Stairs Talk on the Lifestyle radio network.