Joe Tabers

Joe Tabers, CSP, (Certified Speaking Professional), is an expert in improving workplace trust, communication and relationships. As a seasoned professional speaker, author and management consultant Joe quickly connects with leadership audiences from the executive level to front-line supervisors.

Over the last twenty years he has worked with over 400 different organizations to help improve workplace effectiveness by strengthening Leadership, Team and Supervisory skills. Since 1984 Joe has professionally conducted over 2,700 highly rated programs for audiences in more than forty states and three countries. Over 98% of clients ask him back for additional sessions. Joe has authored over twenty practical skill-building workbooks in bottom-line business communication areas including: Effective Leadership/Supervisory skills, Organizational Teamwork and Quality Customer Service.

Joe's breadth of experience has allowed him the privilege of working with leaders in diverse industries from automotive, manufacturing and engineering to healthcare, government and financial organizations. His engaging, hands-on interactive learning approach includes extensive training in adult learning methodology.

Joe is a 24-year member of the National Speakers Association, and among the top 10% of their 5,000-plus international members to earn the designation of Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), the highest earned designation from the National Speakers Association. It recognizes a commitment to ongoing education, proven speaking experience and ethical behavior. Joe is past president of the Professional Speakers Association of Michigan and a member of the American Society for Training and Development.

Joe lives in the Detroit area with his wife Betty and two sons.