View Showreel
stefan thomas
facebookfacebook twittertwitter linkedinlinkedin
SpeakerCorporate TrainerBestselling Author

Press

Stefan Thomas Full Keynote - Creating Connections for Utility Warehouse

Creating Connections - how to start conversations, continue those conversations and help people to become customers or partners in your network marketing business. In this 30 minute keynote presentation we cover everything you need to know to start conversations with potential new customers or partners, how to keep those conversations going after you’ve started them and how to ask people if they want to go ahead. This keynote was originally delivered for Utility Warehouse and their Power Up 2023 conference at the Telford International Centre.

Read more...
transparent gif

Nexus - The Wonderful Stefan Thomas

The Wonderful: Stefan Thomas
 
I had the pleasure of speaking with the one and only, Stefan Thomas.
His career path took a surprising turn when his two-decade-long career as an estate agent abruptly ended in 2007. Seeking to reinvent himself, he began attending networking events, a practice he had previously done as an estate agent.


Since then he has built a wonderful public speaking career.
 
Stefan's early experiences taught him so much, so join us in today’s NEXUS posting, as we delve deeper into his inspiring journey.

Read more...
transparent gif

A generation of entrepreneurs - Stefan Thomas’ thoughts on the future of business

I believe we are heading towards a generation of entrepreneurs, with opportunities we could never have dreamed of when I was younger, and some challenges too which accompany the opportunities.

When I finished my O levels, in 1986, the options were pretty clear. Some people went onto further education, either sixth form or a local college, some people went into banking, some people went into the construction industry, life was simple.

Read more...
transparent gif

Namecheap - Why small businesses shouldn’t fear recession

You might be a small venture worried about competing with the large-scale budgets and customer bases of bigger brands. Or maybe you’re thinking about starting a side hustle to help relieve some financial pressure. Whatever your situation or plans, downturns always bring unique challenges to duck and weave through.

Fortunately, tucked away in my top-secret file of contacts and sources, I have a network of successful small business owners willing to spill the beans about running and starting businesses during times like these.

From international business mentors to catering entrepreneurs in super-hip Portland, Oregon, I went undercover and got proper advice from the small businesses leading the charge against recession. 

Read more...
transparent gif

The Speaking Retreat featured in Total Bath

Total Bath decided to run an article on The Speaking Retreat.

Here's the article in full.

Read more...
transparent gif

STEFAN THOMAS SHARES HIS TOP TIPS FOR 2023

Stefan Thomas is a keynote speaker and author of Business Networking for Dummies. He speaks at conferences across Europe and his clients include BT, Oxford Brookes University, The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Oqema and many more on leadership, sales, networking skills and career building skills.

Here he shares his top tips for a positive 2023

Read more...
transparent gif

Amazon Author Page for Stefan Thomas

The author page for Stefan Thomas on Amazon, featuring the books he has written - 'Business Networking for Dummies', 'Instant Networking' and 'Win The Room'.

Read more...
transparent gif

BT In Good Company - Moving to Mobile First - with Stefan Thomas

The way we work is on the move. With apps to handle customer payments and even manage teams, many SMEs are going ‘mobile first’. In this episode, we discuss why you’d want to do it, what to watch out for and how 5G makes it even easier for SMEs to switch.

Read more...
transparent gif

Namecheap Expert Summit - Stefan Thomas - Successful Networking

Every big opportunity starts with a little conversation. Stefan Thomas will show how you can turn your networking conversations into business opportunities. In an engaging 25 minutes you’ll learn how to network even if you don’t go to networking events.

Read more...
transparent gif

How to improve your business networking game - Stefan Thomas in The Telegraph

If networking has never yielded much in the way of opportunities for your business, perhaps it’s time to rethink your approach.

Read more...
transparent gif

How To Network When You’re An Introvert - Stefan Thomas in HuffPost

Whether you're an introvert or just a shy person, this advice will make you look at networking events differently.

Read more...
transparent gif

Shhh, quiet: an introvert's guide to networking - Stefan Thomas in The Guardian

Stefan Thomas commenting in The Guardian on how introverts can successfully network.

Read more...
transparent gif

Bestselling author and networking expert Stefan Thomas shares tips on how to be more positive

Networking expert Stefan Thomas shares positive tips for business owners worried about the cost of living crisis, the economic outlook and the possible impact on their businesses. He is the author of best-selling book Business Networking for Dummies.

Read more...
transparent gif

Bestselling author Stefan Thomas takes keynote role at national conference

Networking expert Stefan Thomas will be the keynote speaker offering business advice to franchisees at the it’seeze annual conference on Sunday November 27th, at the Aztec Hotel in Bristol.

Read more...
transparent gif

Successful Business Networking - An interview with Stefan at GoSolo.com

Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in business development but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Stefan Thomas, a Keynote Speaker, Corporate Trainer, and Bestselling Author, based in Witney, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom....

Read more...
transparent gif
transparent gif
X
bt

I‘ve spoken for utility warehouse on 5 occasions to crowds of 300 plus. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.

Stefan is an inspiration to our distributors time and time again. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.
A UW Head Honcho
Click here to see how you can book Stefan for your event
X
cima

I‘ve spoken for utility warehouse on 5 occasions to crowds of 300 plus. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.

Stefan is an inspiration to our distributors time and time again. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.
A UW Head Honcho
Click here to see how you can book Stefan for your event
X
instictif

I‘ve spoken for utility warehouse on 5 occasions to crowds of 300 plus. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.

Stefan is an inspiration to our distributors time and time again. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.
A UW Head Honcho
Click here to see how you can book Stefan for your event
X
oqema

I‘ve spoken for utility warehouse on 5 occasions to crowds of 300 plus. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.

Stefan is an inspiration to our distributors time and time again. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.
A UW Head Honcho
Click here to see how you can book Stefan for your event
X
uw

I‘ve spoken for utility warehouse on 5 occasions to crowds of 300 plus. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.

Stefan is an inspiration to our distributors time and time again. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Fusce in ullamcorper neque, nec sodales augue. Etiam sodales justo vitae nibh interdum, sed elementum lorem maximus.
A UW Head Honcho
Click here to see how you can book Stefan for your event
X