Paul Batz

Good Leaders are Magnetic to the Best Talent, & More Attractive to the Best Customers

Spreading Goodness in Leadership and Business, Because Goodness Grows

Paul teaches how personal leadership is a competitive advantage, and how good leaders and sales people create great results with their teams and clients.

Paul is an exciting, energetic speaker with a relentlessly positive outlook. He’s classically trained in choral conducting and theater, so he knows how to engage an audience. Paul also brings first-hand insights gleaned from his ongoing experiences as an executive coach.

Clients find his speaking style to be quick-witted, articulate, insightful and highly engaging. With Paul, no speech or retreat is ever a cookie cutter. That’s because deep down Paul approaches his work as a consultant and coach. He searches for a unique blend of strategies that fit each circumstance.

Paul is a proud member of the National Speaker’s Association.

  • Why Goodness Pays
  • How Good Leaders Work Less, Have More Fun and Get Better Results
  • Celebration Speech: Blending the Seven Fs for Grateful Living Today
  • Women in Leadership: How Personal Leadership is Your Competitive Advantage
  • Healthcare

“Speakers come and go, but Paul Batz connects the heart and mind by blending our life goals on so many levels. His message is timeless and exceptional.”

– Brett Storrar, Ameriprise Financial Services


“My Good Leadership Certification experience has been amazing – I’m focused and inspired to reach the next level of my leadership.”

– Heidi Humphrey, VP, Marketing & Communication. The Private Client Reserve of U.S. Bank


“Our bankers loved the keynote and the workshop that followed. I heard many, many favorable comments, and the video clips you used were delightful. These are ideas we need in our industry if we are to reach younger generations.”

– Peyton Taylor, Director of Development  Texas Bankers Association

“At Cargill, we love the goodness message, and we know it takes Good Leadership to thrive. We support Paul Batz because he’s a terrific leader, speaker and coach who energizes leaders for good.”

– Paul Hillen, VP of Corporate Brand and Marketing, Cargill

“Again, just a wealth of helpful information and insight into what it takes to be a good leader. This guy is a great main stage presenter at annual meetings.”

– Feedback from a 2014 Northwestern Mutual Training Symposium

Speaker’s Client List Includes…

  • Ameriprise
  • Cargill
  • Dale Carnegie Training
  • Hays
  • Johnson Controls
  • Life Touch
  • Lutheran Social Services
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • OneWest Bank
  • University of MN Physicians
  • US Bank
  • Winthrop Weinstine
Travels From:  Minnesota
City: Minneapolis
$10,001 to $15,000


Carpe Diem is the mantra of inspirational leadership coach and visionary Paul Batz, founder and president of Good Leadership Enterprises.

Paul is an author, speaker and executive coach who is quickly becoming one of America’s favorite leadership bloggers. He writes a Tuesday morning Good Leadership blog for thousands of people who look forward to reading about his journey spreading goodness in leadership and business. He has successfully completed six book projects. His latest book Good Leadership Today is a free eBook.

Paul’s insights are informed by personal and professional commitments to spreading goodness in leadership and business through excellence, generosity, fairness and positivity.

Leadership Speaker Paul Batz’s  experience includes more than 25 years of leadership in professional services, including Partner at a National PR Firm, and President & Managing Partner at MDA Leadership Consulting.

Today, his company Good Leadership Enterprises works with clients large and small to align what customers expect with leadership succession, executive team development and strategy implementation. He produces events like the Good Leadership Breakfast Series, which have touched thousands of leaders every year in Minneapolis/St. Paul.


Ideal for leaders, professional services, salespeople

The world’s research authorities have confirmed what we already know: Trust in businesses has never been lower. Paul Batz shares how good leaders and salespeople are magnetic to the best customers and attractive to the best talent because they accept personal responsibility to radiate goodness.

This keynote delivers an interactive assessment with the Seven Fs Wheel© and strategies to leverage your Personal Leadership.

Ideal for corporate, entrepreneurs, non-profit leaders

Leaders learn the secrets for how to get powerful people working together effectively in today’s transparency culture.

This keynote features the Team Momentum Model©, insightful stories about the struggles and triumphs of good leaders like you… and tools to help you work less, have more fun and get better results. You can do it!

Ideal for cocktail/dinner, client events and awards trip engagements

We believe the path to greatness is paved by people like you and me, who are radiating goodness today and everyday! It’s because goodness grows.

This presentation features heartwarming and inspiring stories directly relevant to your audience and can be scaled up or down for 20 – 90 minutes. Audiences carry home the Seven Fs Wheel© for use with family, friends and in the community.

Ideal for Leaders, Professional Services, Salespeople

The world’s research authorities have confirmed what we already know: Trust in businesses has never been lower. Paul shares how women’s styles of leadership better align to create trust with clients and employees. By taking a strong collaborative and consultative approach, that is well suited to leading change and motivating performance in today’s business world, female leaders build stronger teams and stronger relationships with employees and clients respectively.

This keynote delivers an interactive assessment with the Seven Fs Wheel© to leverage your natural competitive advantage.

How to Live with Less Stress and Lead with Less Fear

Paul Batz doesn’t believe in the notion of work/life balance! He teaches good leaders how to effectively blend together their personal and professional lives, guided by The Seven Fs(c): faith, family, finances, fitness, friends, fun and future!

In this program you will learn The Seven Fs Wheel and the Personal Leadership Benchmark, two world-class tools to help you live with less stress and lead with less fear.

Areas of expertise

  • Personal & Team Leadership
  • Good Leadership is Your Competitive Advantage
  • Building Trust in business
  • Women in Leadership
  • Health & Wealth in Business
  • Leadership Blogging


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