Rich Williams

Speaker, Trainer, and Coach

Rich Williams is an author, a professional speaker, trainer, and coach. His gift is to take the complicated and break it down to the understandable. He is a dynamic and passionate speaker that brings it all together with humor. He has spoken all over Florida and has provided leadership, sales, human resources, and business training for his clients.
Rich lives in St. Petersburg Florida with his wife of 35 years, Mary. They have raised four boys together. Rich has his B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska. He also has his SPHR and his SHRM – SCP.

Do you need leadership training for you new supervisors or mid-level managers? Do you need sales training for you new and old salespeople? Do you need a professional speaker at your next event? Or an Emcee? If your answer is yes…

Professional Speaker

Rich loves to speak to a live audience whether in person or virtual. He is engaging and always leaves the audience with something to think about and/or change all the while making it fun along the way. Whether it is a Keynote or a breakout session, Rich breaks learning down so all can understand and all can find it interesting.

Rich’s most popular presentations are:

  • Being Brilliant at the Basics of Business.

  • Being Brilliant at the Basics of HR
  • Being Brilliant at the Basics of Leadership.
  • Being Brilliant at the Basics of Life.
  • Being Brilliant at the Basics of Sales.
  • Bringing Out the Best in Yourself and Others.
  • Coaching and Developing Your People.

  • Creating a Culture of Performance.
  • Creating a Fun and Happy Workplace.
  • Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent – My book.
  • What is Leadership?

  • What is Your Company’s Culture?

  • What is Your Purpose?

What people are saying

Rich’s content is always filled with practical insights for HR practitioners. Using his knowledge gleaned from his vast network and years of experience, he delivers with humor and provides solutions that can readily be applied. He relates well to his audience and is very engaging. Donna… VP of HR
“Rich Williams is as knowledgeable and engaging a presenter as I have ever seen. He is a talented speaker who uses his dynamic personality to deliver exceptional programs which I’ve found to be of great value to my employees.” Glenn… VP of HR
Rich is a terrific speaker; his presentations are ALWAYS engaging! There is something special about him, he has a way with the crowd and is extremely knowledgeable in recruitment, HR, engagement, business operations and many other topics. I’ve seen multiple presentations given by him and each one is full of takeaway points that are applicable to both my professional and personal development. I always look forward to learning with Rich! Amber… Director of HR


Rich is the author of the book “Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent” Ten Ways to Ensure You Have Great People. He wrote the book because of being the staffing industry for so many years and hearing his clients asking how he was able to find the exact right person and they were not. Hopefully, this book will help you find and retain some great people of your own. You can get Rich’s book on Amazon and Kindle.


Trainer and Coach