“A phenomenal speaker – it was a moment in time I would liken to the “I have a dream” speech, powerful and inspiring.”  ~ Aviva Insurance

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An exhilarating, inspiring and mind-blowing hour with a speaker who gets accolades whenever he opens his mouth.
Speaker and motivator

one of the UK’s most sought after speakers and creative thinkers

Fearless, charismatic, funny and hugely inspirational Mike Stevenson is a must see and must hear speaker who puts the exhilaration into Business and Public Services and creates a surge of energy and optimism whenever he takes to the stage.

Creative writer

Words To Move Mountains

Mike writes copy that leaps off the page, inspires custumers and changes fortunes forever. He has transformed reputations, improved countless bottom lines and helped clients make it into the Sunday Times Top 10 best places to work.
Mike Stevenson's


Enlightening and inspiring.

An uncompromisingly honest memoir, filled with remarkable stories and lessons learned the hard way.






What People Say

"Mike Stevenson was truly inspirational. He reminded us that it is within our gift to enhance our own lives and the lives of the people around us. That there is learning to had everywhere and that we all have unique experiences and knowledge to bring to the table. The best is yet to come."
Liz Edwards
Astrazeneca, Liverpool
"Mike is the most impressive public speaker I have seen. When I worked with him on PR ventures, he would go from the Today programme to a freezing cold Winter Garden gig in Sheffield (where he held the audience spell bound) without missing a beat - compelling, original and professional in every environment."
Amy Needham
Axa Insurance
"You will be TOTALLY motivated AND Inspired by Mike’s words of Wisdom, Humour, Talent and just darn right Captivated!! The word ‘Motivate’ implies a ‘move to Act’ … if you or your team need this in any shape or form - then book Mike Stevenson NOW!! Then ‘fasten your seat-belts’ and be prepared to SOAR!!"
Dr Susie Mitchell Phd
CEO and Leadership Coach
"The most motivating speaker I know. From seeing Mike talk in front of 1000s of people on stages (virtually), to speaking with you 1:1. There is always one recurring theme: I feel motivated and optimistic about our future and can't wait to get back on my purpose!"
Moh Al-Hafi
Ethical Growth Hacker
"You are a master craftsman Mike. You are such a fabulous speaker and presence. I’m blown away by your class."
Feargal O’Neill
CEO of ATPO and Founder of the Irish Resurgence Series
"Mike is an enigma. He is such an inspirational man, and you will be left in awe of his presence and amazing skill at capturing the attention of his audience. His life and business experience are phenomenal, and his wit and charm make him stand out from the rest. Be prepared to be refreshed, motivated, enthused and uplifted. I, for one, would highly recommend Mike as a motivational speaker for your team!"
Ann McEarlean
Performance Manager, Habinteg Housing Association, Derry
"In all my work on my radio shows, podcasts and keynote speaking I have yet to hear a more compelling speaker than Mike Stevenson."
Simon Haigh
the Growth Strategist and host of the Business Show on Dublin FM
"This isn't just motivation, this is 'World-Class' Mike Stevenson Motivation. Mike is always top of my recommended list for anyone looking for long term results along with the 'WOW' factor. Live or Virtual, Mike inspires, excites and motivates like no other speaker I know. Forget Branson and Geldof and call this man now. You will not regret it."
Kenny Donaldson
Celebrity Speakers and Presenters
"Mike delivered a very simple but powerful message, through his anecdotes from around the world: Get engaged, seize opportunities when they present and know the best is yet to come! A thoroughly interesting man and a great speaker!"
Wing Commander Darren Basset
RAF Boulmer
"Excellent presentation. The feedback from staff has been fantastic and you were a huge hit with the crowd."
Darren McKinney, Chief Executive
Habinteg Housing Association, Holywood, Northern Ireland
"Inspirational and full of humour …. The key messages around ambition, taking ownership, motivation and being wary of complexity sellers were well aligned to our priorities, and guided our conversation in the sessions after our dinner. The audience felt more moved by your words than previous speakers because your background and challenges were much more relatable… we really enjoyed it."
Matt Hopkinson
Executive Vice President, Energy, Element Materials Technology
"Mike's speech was entertaining, full of energy, engaging, inspirational and thought provoking. His powerful message was delivered with superb humour but sprinkled with science and insight. Businesspeople in Lochaber will be talking about his message for years to come."
Frazer Coupland
Chief Executive, Lochaber Chamber of Commerce
"Mike totally exceeded my expectations. He was charming, witty, extremely knowledgeable, passionate, considerate, captivating and just full of gusto in his delivery as our guest speaker. Mike will without doubt shock, enthuse and astound you all at the same time. I would highly recommend Mike Stevenson as a motivational speaker."
Ann McErlean BSc (Hons) Dip. PP CIHCM
Quality and Performance Manager, Habinteg Housing Association, Ulster
"A huge thanks to Mike Stevenson for delivering an inspiring and passionate speech about his life and our future. Great end to a great day."
Jonathan Annan MRICS
Director, Harvey, Donaldson and Gibson
"Mike - you inspire so many people and are one of the best speakers I have ever heard - keep sharing, keep making a difference."
Bob Keillor
former Chair of Scottish Enterprise and CEO of the Wood Group
"...those 30 minutes of your speech (one year on) still resonate inside my mind. Everyone I speak to about Thinktastic smiles and wants to shake your hand … I am inspired by you."
Ermis Geragidis
Oregon University
"You went beyond the limits of my expectations and were a huge hit with the audience."
George Berrich
Chair, Scottish Business Continuity
"Truly inspirational and totally amazed at how he managed to engage with and motivate our staff...he's helped us take stock of where we are, what we want to achieve and how we will achieve it. Still on a total buzz!"
Laura McMahon
Citizens Advice Bureaux Scotland
"…an extraordinary person, a fantastic speaker, who conveys a positive spirit and inspiring attitude. He is very humble, entertaining, engaging and positively challenging in his approach…"
Professor Thilo Kroll
Professor of Health Systems Management at University College Dublin
"If you've ever been a room where Mike has the podium you can literally feel the surge of adrenaline lift those around you."
Colin Gilchrist
Social Tailor
"It was such a fantastic day yesterday and there has been so much great feedback from staff that I just wanted to email to thank you so much for all your efforts to make it the success that it was - we're all energised to put it into practice now!"
Sandra McIntyre
Head of Comms, Grampian Housing Association
"Your speech was easily the best of the conference – so uplifting."
Oliver M
Kings College London
"Mike reminded the team and I, that everyone of us really does make a difference and that how we describe and deliver that difference, counts. Instead of teachers and leaders … following Mike's Disney-like magic…we became the architects and facilitators of our children's hopes and dreams. That matters. It was both a privilege and an inspiration to see and hear you."
Katrina Morley
CEO, Tees Valley Education
"This morning everyone is talking about what they did differently at the weekend…so inspiring"
Ruth Connolly
Head of Scottish Parliament Film Unit
"…a fantastic presentation yesterday. It was or rather you were 'inspirational'. I was greatly impressed by how you won them over with your excitement, passion, enthusiasm and humour, and then went for the jugular and challenged them all to sit up and take stock."
Christine Murphy
Business in the Community
"Seeing at first hand 270 under pressure health professionals inspired to run with and pledge to new ideas was uplifting. Mike used fun, humour, motivation and positive participation to lift, energise and empower people to go and make change happen."
Jacqui Lunday
Chief Health Professions Officer, Scottish Government
"It takes rare insight, skill and confidence to inspire business leaders to a common vision and cause. That's why I brought Mike Stevenson's Thinktastic to London – they, uniquely, have it all and get results."
Gail Newton
Chief Executive, Logic Homes. London
"Mike stoked the fire of inspiration and innovation and his ideas and stories have made be a better leader."
Eugene Taylor
Training & Design Manager, British Gas
"Mike challenged us to step away from the 'it's too difficult' zone, then left us buzzing, enthused, inspired and up for change."
Dr Anne Hendry
National Clinical Lead, Long Term Conditions, NHS Scotland
"Every young person should hear this man. He is the master of empowerment."
Gill Carrie
Entrepreneur, children's author and speaker
"Mike inspired every single person at the University of Stirling Symposium … he didn't just speak, he activated everyone to positively impact the world and live life at 100% every day."
Robert Hester
Founder at Appreciate
"You really have inspired a change"
Pauline Walker
Headteacher at Royal High School, Edinburgh
"Still a positive buzz around – the way you involve young people and make them feel important is a skill that cannot be taught."
Scott Donkin
City of Edinburgh Council
"…high energy, stretching, fun and fast paced."
Anne Sibbald
Edinburgh Napier University
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