Dean Lindsay's Clients Include:

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Gold's Gym
Schneider Electric
Safety Kleen
Independent Insurance Agents of Texas
Dean Lindsay, Progress LeadershipAward-winning business author, Dean Lindsay – CEO of The Progress Agents LLC – is a successful entrepreneur, a skilled business culture strategist, and a powerful business keynote speaker with a humorous and engaging approach (please watch video demo below).  The popular host of the upbeat business program, ‘The DEAN’s List’, airing on C-Suite Network TV, Dean has been hailed as ‘America’s Progress Agent’ by The Strategic HR Forum.  Each of Dean’s keynote presentations and fully customized sales, customer service and leadership coaching programs – in person & virtual – are designed to help reach each client’s desired outcomes.  Here are some of his most requested topics:
  • LEADING PROGRESS in a World of Change

  • ROCKING the CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE to Strengthen Loyalty & Cultivate Referrals – in person, on the phone & on line.

  • BUILDING PRICELESS BUSINESS RELATIONSHIPS & Going for the SALE even in a challenging business landscape!!

  • OPTIMISIM IS AN ASSET! : Mastering the #1 Most Underdeveloped Skill needed for Happiness, Innovation & Resilience.

Watch Dean Lindsay's Keynote Speaker Demo Reel

Progress Leadership, Book by Dean Lindsay, author, Say No to Change ManagementDean’s newest book is PROGRESS LEADERSHIP: Say NO to Change Management

WINNER of the Business Class News Editors' Choice Award for BOOK OF THE YEAR

  • “Important and timely book” – Forbes
  • “I recommend this book to HR professionals, business leaders, sales leaders, and anyone who is trying to not only navigate the business world today, but also succeed in it.”  – Julie Weber, Vice President & Chief People Officer, Southwest Airlines
  • “Leaders can’t keep change from happening. The only thing we can do is transform how we think about it—and help our teams do the same. Progress Leadership from ‘America’s Progress Agent’ Dean Lindsay is a much needed kick in the pants for every leader. If you would rather be leading progress instead of managing change, read this book!” – Ken Blanchard, coauthor of The One Minute Manager® and Servant Leadership in Action


“Dean Lindsay was a great choice to keynote our national sales meeting after a two-year, pandemic-induced hiatus. His energy, humor and salient delivery left the sales team recharged and inspired.” – CITGO

"Dean’s kickoff was full of energy and inspiration!  Thanks for a great keynote, Dean!" – Smoothie King Franchises

"Dean Lindsay was phenomenal!" – 1st Heritage Credit, LLC

"Dean, you hit the mark in all areas – Be Progress!" – John Hancock Financial Network

"If you want a standing ovation from your audience, have Dean as your speaker.  He got one from our company." – Workout Anytime Franchising Systems, LLC

Sales Training Expert,  Tom Hopkins’ Best Sales Quotes

Here are Seven Quotes from one of my mentors, the great Tom Hopkins!!

“You begin by always expecting good things to happen.” — Tom Hopkins – Sales Training Expert

“Do what you fear most and you control fear.” — Tom Hopkins – Sales Training Expert

“Getting in touch with your true self must be your first priority.” — Tom Hopkins  – Sales Training Expert

“I am not judged by the number of times I fail, but by the number of times I succeed; and the number of times I succeed is in direct proportion to the number of times I can fail and keep on trying.” — Tom Hopkins – Sales Training Expert

“I never see failure as failure, but only as the game I must play and win.” — Tom Hopkins – Sales Training Expert

“Repeat anything often enough and it will start to become you.” — Tom Hopkins – Sales Training Expert

“You are your greatest asset. Put your time, effort and money into training, grooming, and encouraging your greatest asset.” — Tom Hopkins – Sales Training Expert

Best San Diego Keynote Speakers, 2022, 2023, 2024