SPEAKING AND WORKSHOPS
TIMELY, RELEVANT, ENTERTAINING
Craig Rapp is a thought-provoking and entertaining speaker who delivers keynote addresses and workshops on wide range of subjects related to personal and organizational effectiveness, including: authentic leadership, rediscovering your purpose and passion, dealing with dysfunctional political environments, and the leadership lessons of Improv.
Craig believes that “leaders are learners,” and that direct engagement enhances the educational experience. Drawing from his long career and wide ranging experiences, Craig mixes real-life stories, challenging ideas, and audience participation to create a fun, receptive environment for learning.
Speaking engagements are tailored to client needs but are appropriate for large and mid-sized groups, including intact leadership teams and executive retreats.
Craig offers a wide variety of workshops. Click on any of the titles below to find out more information.
The workshops as described are formatted as half-day sessions. Each offering can be tailored for 30-90 minute keynote presentations up through multi-day interactive programs–depending upon client needs. Click here to request additional information about our workshops, and to schedule Craig Rapp to speak for your upcoming event.
“Spirited! Provocative! Inspiring! This is Craig Rapp! Best ICMA Workshop I’ve attended in years!”
“I was skeptical — this was not just positive (which it was), but extremely healing! Profound!”
International Conference in Milwaukee, WI – 3.88 out of 4.0 evaluation
“Second time I’ve had a session with Craig. He’s terrific!”
“Great interaction with group & engaging us — can’t believe 4 hours went by!”
International Conference in Phoenix, AZ – 3.9 out of 4.0 evaluation
“Craig was fantastic — a real honest heartfelt presentation with true to life examples”
“He helped me think more about the importance of ethical leadership & what’s truly important in work and at home”
Annual Statewide Conference, Massachusetts – 3.76 out of 4.0 evaluation
“This is to date one of the best workshops I’ve attended. Craig has excellent presentation skills and learning from him and his experiences is a tremendous opportunity. I’d highly recommend this workshop to any of my peers.”
Annual Statewide Conference, Kansas – 3.78 out of 4.0 evaluation
“Thank you for helping me think more deeply about my life/career.”
“Great workshop! Having Craig’s personal example was fabulous.”
Annual Statewide Conference, New Mexico – 4.0 out of 4.0 evaluation
“It will help me get through the trials & tribulations I face throughout my career!”
“Session helped me gain a greater understanding of my leadership.”
Annual Statewide Conference, Illinois – 3.95 out of 4.0 evaluation
“Mr. Rapp really engages participants.”
“One of the best classes I’ve attended.”
Civic Leadership Academy, Illinois – 4.9 out of 5.0 evaluation
“Best course yet!”
“Great seminar — thanks Craig!”
“Practical examples, relevant material, realistic information.”
Civic Leadership Academy, Illinois – 4.8 out of 5.0 evaluation
CRAIG HAS PRESENTED TO AUDIENCES ACROSS NORTH AMERICA.
Craig specializes in delivering workshops to national and statewide audiences related to local government. He has worked with the International City-County Management Association, the American Planning Association, as well as state professional associations for city and county managers, government finance officers, parks and recreation directors, public works directors, city engineers and library directors.