"Steve Backley was fantastic – great motivational speech and spent lots of time talking to people afterwards."
"Steve Backley was an inspirational speaker."
Feedback from guests at County Durham Sport Awards 2009
Whilst Steve always likes to build a unique presentation for his client, below are some of the presentations which have given Steve his great reputation.
Steve’s Most Popular Presentations...
1. Success is a decision, not a gift
His leading presentation “Success is a Decision, not a Gift” defines the 5 main attributes which he believes will ensure success in any walk of life, namely:
2. How to thrive when faced with adversity
Steve was one of very few athletes who was able to recover from injury and return to the very top of his event
He can teach you what he learned in overcoming adversity and delivering when it seemed that all the odds were stacked against him.
"We have implemented Steve’s ideas into our long term strategy and day to day operations with amazing effect.
3. After Dinner Speaking
Steve's after dinner presentation is a light hearted look at Steve and his colleagues experiences within sport
"Thanks very much Steve for your outstanding contribution to the celebration dinner at our new Excel Sports Centre. Your speech was spot on - it had humour and a strong message and that was very relevant to all those people present who had worked so hard to make the centre a reality. We all appreciated the time you spent talking to as many of the guests as you could and your presence helped make it a really successful evening"
4. How to build your dream team
Surrounding yourself with the right people is essential for continued success.
At the last Olympics in 2004, Steve had 13 people in his extensive and highly effective team