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About Us

Steve Semmens is highly regarded as a Keynote Speaker for conferences, seminars, awards nights, and special events.

Armed with entertaining war-stories from a highly successful career spanning the IT, retail, training, recruitment, and finance sectors, The Persuader is the alter-ego of respected business consultant Steve Semmens.

As an experienced Speaker, Workshop Facilitator and Executive Mentor Steve shows a keen insight and understanding in to the people issues facing us today. He encourages a commonsense and practical approach to developing effective strategies for word of mouth marketing,  workforce planing, retention, and business mentoring.

Through the powers of persuasion The Persuader displays his versatility in informing, educating, and triggering original thought in audiences. He has the unique ability to be funny, sincere, and unforgettable at the appropriate times and brings a wealth of expertise to his corporate presentations

Steve is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Australian Institute of Credit Management. He is also an active member of the Australia- Israel Chamber of Commerce, and is an affiliate member of the National Speakers Association of Australia.

With a healthy dose of humour, Steve challenges the boundaries of business thinking and will entertain, invigorate and inspire you.

 Training & Facilitation

As a motivational Trainer and Facilitator, The Persuader will bring the best out of your people. All workshops are interactive, informative, and provide practical skills that can be implemented immediately upon returning to work.

Find out more about our business training workshops.

Executive Mentoring

The Persuader mentors have all run their own successful businesses or have significant management experience in the corporate world. We seek to assist you in developing realistic goals and work with you and your managers on a project by project basis to ensure your objectives are implemented and successfully achieved.

Find our more about our executive mentoring.

Keynote Speaker

When you are looking for a Business Networking Keynote Speaker for your next conference, seminar or special event, speak to us first. Steve Semmens is a Keynote Speaker  and is an expert in growing businesses through, Networking, Referrals, and Informal and Formal Strategic Alliances.