Steve Rizzo-Hallof Fame Speaker


Steve Rizzo is the author of the bestselling books Motivate THIS! and Get Your SHIFT Together, and is often called upon as the “go-to” guy on the topic of personal development for many networks, cable, and radio media outlets. His immensely popular PBS special brought him into millions of homes and revealed why he’s an expert on Attitude, Humor, and the Power of Positive Thinking.  


  Steve Rizzo, A Hall of Fame speaker and former national headline comedian, Steve knows how to captivate and inspire. He engages the audience with laughter as he gradually challenges them to SHIFT their way of thinking to discover Increased Productivity, Greater Joy and Enthusiasm, and new levels of success. 

Steve Rizzo- Perhaps the most unexpected aspect of Steve’s career was the stellar degree of success he achieved as a national headline comedian, with opening acts such as Drew Carey, Rosie O’Donnell, and Dennis Miller. He shared the marquee with Ellen DeGeneres, Rodney Dangerfield, Eddie Murphy, and Jerry Seinfeld. Steve starred in his very own Showtime comedy special, earning him honors as a Showtime Comedy All-Star.  

Whether you need to motivate your sales and service team, improve  employee morale, instill strong leadership skills, deal with stress or  embrace change, Steve Rizzo’s Common Sense Success Strategies will  take your audience to the next level. As one of his clients said, “Never  has my group learned so much and laughed so hard in one sitting!” 

Meet Steve Rizzo 


Tapping into Our Most Valuable Natural Resource

(Can Be Performed As A Virtual Program)

Even amid a worldwide pandemic, opportunities don’t disappear; they simply manifest in new and different ways. Optimism is the key to being able to recognize these opportunities when they arise. This program examines the real power of optimism as a currency that creates storm-weathering attitudes and allows the flexibility to identify alternate routes to success – even in this challenging climate.

Only the optimistic survive, and Steve delivers the Common Sense Success Strategies necessary for tapping into the positive reserves within each of us. Prepare to dig deep and learn why Steve is known affectionately as the “Attitude Adjuster.

“Faith is the intangible force that comes to the rescue
when your beliefs begin to falter.”  – Steve Rizzo

Your Attendees will learn How to…

  • SHIFT their focus and way of thinking to transform these challenging times into opportunities.

  • Embrace Change while enjoying the process.

  • Start each day with an unstoppable attitude to succeed regardless of their circumstances.

  • Unleash the power of their “Humor Beings” throughout the day.

  • Make a significant difference for your associates, customers, and family.




Many people have a difficult time with it, but in its inevitable process are the seeds of great growth. You just have to stop resisting long enough to plant them. Steve will show your group how to embrace one of the biggest challenges in both the workplace and in our personal lives…CHANGE. Discover the essential steps to surmounting change and achieving the success that lies on the other side.

In Don’t Just Accept Change, Embrace It!, you will learn the secrets of…
Being optimistic and eliminating negative self-talk
Enjoying yourself during the process of change
Overcoming the stress and fear associated with change
Using your “Humor Being” as a strategy to grow with change
Shifting your attitude to get the results you want



How to Think, Laugh & Enjoy Your Way to Success in Business & in Life

This entertaining and content-rich program reveals the secrets of how to SHIFT your focus and way of thinking to create permanent change and a lasting positive attitude. Only the optimistic persevere, and Steve delivers the strategies necessary for tapping into the positive reserves that enable us not only to achieve our goals but to enjoy the journey of life, both personally and professionally. Learn why Steve is affectionately known as the “Attitude Adjuster.”

In GET YOUR SHIFT TOGETHER, Steve will show your group how to…

  • SHIFT their way of thinking to get the results they want

  • Maintain emotional stability and eliminate stress

  • Enjoy themselves during the process of achieving their goals

  • Create lifelong habits for success and happiness in business and in life  

Steve's Demo Video