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Steve Farber is a speaker, author, consultant and the president of an organization devoted to the cultivation and development of “Extreme Leaders” in the business community. His best-selling book,The Radical Leap: A Personal Lesson in Extreme Leadership is a recipient of Fast Company magazine’s “Readers’ Choice Award” and was named one of the “Ten Best Business Books of 2004” by the on-line resource, The CEO Refresher. Steve Faber’s second book, The Radical Edge: Stoke Your Business, Amp Your Life, and Change the World, was hailed as “a playbook for harnessing the power of the human spirit.” Steve Farber is a contributor to the anthology, Leading Authorities on Business: Winning Strategies From the Greatest Minds in Business Today, and is the author of the Extreme Leadership audio series.
A subject-matter expert (SME) in business leadership and a frequent guest on news-talk shows around the country, Steve Farber is a senior-level leadership coach and consultant who speaks over 100 times a year to a wide variety of public and private organizations in virtually every arena; from the tech sector to financial services, manufacturing, health care, hospitality, entertainment, retail, and even the US government.
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In 1989, after having run his own financial services company, Steve Farber devoted his professional life to the field of leadership development and has been at it ever since. He was director of service programs at TMI, an international training consultancy, and then worked for 6 years as Vice President and Official Mouthpiece (that’s what it said on his business card) of The Tom Peters Company, where he met several of his mentors including author/gurus Tom Peters, Jim Kouzes and Terry Pearce. In 2000, Steve Farber established his own company, assuming the role of president and CEO. Steve Farber is also the co-founding director of The Center for Social Profit Leadership (part of the Legacy XXI Institute), a non-profit organization formed to serve the leadership development needs of social entrepreneurs, and he sits on the Board of Directors of the world-renowned program, Up With People, a global leadership program for students from 18 to 29 years old.
Coaching and inspiring Extreme Leadership at all organizational levels is Steve Farber’s passion, and he does so with a style that is part strategist, part social commentator, part comedian, and all energy.