Award-winning top motivational keynote speaker, Michael Wigge, specializes in incredible challenge projects syndicated in the international media. His books and TV shows are entitled ‘How to Travel the World for FREE’, ‘How to Barter for Paradise’ (where he turned an apple into a Hawaiian dream house by bartering for bigger, better things) and ‘How to Travel 2000 Miles on a Razor Scooter in 80 Days’. The Los Angeles Times entitled the motivational keynote speaker ‘The Ultimate Budget Traveler‘ after he faced his adventure challenge to travel the world absolutely for free. The Outside Magazine covered Wigge’s adventure challenges, and pointed out his comfort zone-leaving challenge style as ‘outstanding‘ in the world of travelers and adventurers.
The top motivational keynote speaker recently took up another challenge to travel all fifty US States in fifty days while facing fifty state-related challenges. Michael describes his entire lifestyle as a comfort zone-leaving exercise to constantly grow on a personal and professional level and to embrace change. This mindset led him to start a successful career as motivational speaker/keynote speaker on stage. Feel free to view his TEDx talk on how to overcome fear. This TEDx talk gives a great overview of motivational keynote speaker Wigge’s entire life, related to his challenges he took up. 30 years later, Wigge presented his adventure and travel challenges on the Tonight Show and on the Today Show.
‘Top Motivational speaker Michael Wigge perfectly combines comedy & content with his challenge background!’ Global Top Speakers
Michael Wigge’s Challenge Books
Top Motivational Keynote Speaker Michael Wigge
Challenge Stories - Book and TV Shows
As a humorist and top motivational speaker, Michael Wigge was invited to share his amazing challenge stories on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, guest-starring Katy Perry and on the Today Show, as well as being featured in USA Today. Wigge’s TV projects have won awards and been broadcast internationally. His books have been translated into multiple languages and his current corporate keynotes and workshops are recognized as fun and entertaining as they reflect the body of work garnered over the past 15 years for which he is famous. The motivational keynote speaker combines his challenge background of traveling the world for free, and bartering an apple for bigger and better to get a house in Hawaii with several corporate messages. His keynotes focus on leadership success, change management, sales, motivation, stress management, and time/self-management. The motivational keynote speaker has dealt with all these aspects by facing his outstanding adventure challenges. That enables him deliver highly authentic, thrilling, and entertaining keynotes to the corporate world and to associations. About 100 clients in the US and around the globe have been highly satisfied with Michael’s keynotes, workshops, and one-on-one coaching. The latest reviews on motivational keynote speaker Wigge’s keynotes have been forwarded by ACA International as ‘outstanding’ and ‘very satisfying’ for all meeting participants. The Land Title Association of Colorado described the top keynote speaker and his work he delivered as ‘very enjoyable’. Don’t hesitate to contact Michael for more information and for a free quote.
Keynotes and Workshops
Based on his incredible challenge stories, the top motivational speaker started CMW speaking and coaching just shortly after he moved from Germany to the US in 2013. His most popular corporate keynotes are Challenge for Change Leadership Success, Embracing Change in the Corporate World, and Challenge for ChangeSales Success. Michael currently shares his expertise with corporate keynotes and workshops throughout the US, Canada, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Serving all US cities nationwide, his home base is beautiful Boulder, Colorado. His specialty lies in cross-cultural communication, which he explores in a very entertaining and inspirational fashion. His corporate keynotes, fun presentations, and top motivational workshops are based on the five major challenges he faced between 2009 and 2016. His latest keynote is entitled The Challenger Mindset.