Get Unstuck!
Become What's Possible!

Speaker • Author • Coach

Get Unstuck!
Become What's

Speaker • Author • Coach

Get Unstuck! Become What's Possible!

Speaker • Author • Coach

Many leaders are stuck in overwhelm and distraction and don't even know it.

Do any one of these describe you as a leader?

If the answer is yes, you are stuck!

  • I am tired, bored, and unmotivated. I drag myself through the day.
  • I feel stressed out and anxious.
  • I am numbed out and just going through the motions.
  • I am insecure and doubt myself.
  • I am overly wary and proceed with great caution.
  • I feel disconnected from myself and others.
  • I have little sense of clarity, purpose, or meaning.
  • I blame others for problems in my life.
  • I view challenges as obstacles blocking my way.
  • I’m in the rut of being average and nothing seems very fun.

You don't have to stay stuck!

Doug Nielsen can help you get to the root of what is really holding you back so you feel alive and grow your team and business.

Getting Unstuck Is Within Reach

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Getting clear about who you are and what you want to become is the first step to getting unstuck and knowing what your next best steps are.

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Are you unknowingly controlled by circumstances, environment, other people?

Get unstuck by mastering ownership for the one thing you really have control over. (And it is not what you think.)

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Now you have taken ownership, you'll be in a place to increase your influence through connection--seeing potential in yourself and others.

Connection is all about helping yourself and others grow and accomplish goals in an environment that is fun and safe.

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Freedom is the ultimate outcome. Imagine yourself being free from fear and self doubt.

Be the person who leads with courage, accomplishes goals, solves problems easily, creates opportunities for yourself and others, and makes a difference in the world.


Start Today! Three Easy Ways to Work With Doug

Revitalize your Organizations

Keynote Address

Whether you’re looking to kick off a new corporate initiative or just want to reinvigorate your employees, a keynote address from Doug is designed to have a positive impact at every level of your organization. Doug uses his signature style of blending authentic, personal stories with lighthearted laughter to challenge old perceptions and encourage new ways of thinking. Participants walk away with actual tools they can apply immediately to get unstuck in their personal and professional lives. They also receive three follow-up tools to keep them engaged in the process months after the keynote is over.

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Energize your Team

Team Coaching
So much more than training!

A high-functioning team is one of the most powerful forces within an organization, but it’s also one of the most difficult to create and maintain.  Team coaching is so much more than training. It is a unique blend of group/individual coaching combined with customized work sessions to help foster a sense of belonging and teamwork throughout your organization. Participants learn how to promote positive and healthy engagements at every level. When leaders know how to treat their teams well, those teams will treat your customers well.  Team coaching with  Doug is unique and fully customized to unlock your team’s ability to solve problems quickly, focus on the same target, speak a common language, and execute in unison.

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Align your Personal Effort

Personal Coaching

Doug’s one-on-one advising is for individuals who feel like they’re not getting the most out of their efforts. His experience as a professional therapist means he can easily identify the stumbling blocks and negative self-talk that keep us from reaching our truest potential.  So whether you’re looking to improve your own professional outlook (or you’ve got a problematic manager that’s causing bottlenecks) Doug’s personal coaching can equip you with tools to increase your performance, work in a clearly defined direction, and have greater fulfillment in your work and relationships.

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Lead Without Regret--Learn How

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"I would recommend Doug as a speaker to any organization that is forward thinking, wants to engage in learning and is open to new ideas." --Shelli Bardsley, Chief Administrative Officer/Executive Vice President

"Doug, you bring an energy to our programs that is unmatched by any other speaker we have used." --Leigh Harper, Director of Training and Leadership Development

"Your ability to question and determine our needs added to the brilliantly customized experience we had!  Your performance was unique, touching and motivating. At times, our group was laughing hysterically." --Jade Sarver, Instructional Designer

"Our Summer Safety Reunion would not have been the same without your inspiration, professionalism, and high level of energy. Your presentation made an impact on our employees and contributed to making this the most successful Safety Reunion since we began." --Robin Seele, Director-Safety, Training and Loss Control

"Your presentation was inspiring, energetic, and captivating, with our audience fully engaged, listening intently to your instruction. I have made exceptional references and referrals to others on your behalf." -- Kelly Amann, Medical Director

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Do you ever feel out of control, paralyzed by fear, captive to frustration, or the victim of environment, circumstances or relationships? If you do then you are not at the helm of your life.

In Take Life By The Helm: Proven Strategies For Gaining Control, award winning psychotherapist and motivational speaker, Doug Nielsen, will show you just as he's shown countless others in your shoes. You will discover the four secrets that will allow you to immediately gain control of your life and the three ways to stay there. You'll get lots of lean, hit-the-ground-running technqiues here to immediately help you steer your life again.