Dave Maurer Consulting offers a variety of services to help organizations — small or large, public or private — establish and achieve tangible goals, build and maintain solid working relationships, and realize the levels of success few obtain. Through a tailored approach to individual or group training, personalized consulting, and instructional and motivational presentations, I bring a fresh look at life in the workplace and provide insights into improving relationships, quality, and leadership.

Dave Maurer on The Boss Builder Podcast!

Check out this Boss Builder Podcast interview with Dave where he talks about his book: Watering Rocks: How to Fail and Succeed as a Leader and shares some valuable leadership insights you won’t want to miss!

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Let’s Take Your Organization to the Next Level.


Keynote Speaking

MicrophoneI offer a variety of interesting and relevant topics for your business meetings, seminars and after-dinner keynotes.  My observations about the world of work and the role of inspired leadership offer practical and immediate applications. With more than 3 decades of leadership experience throughout the country and overseas — in both the military and private sectors — I bring an unexpected and interesting perspective to negotiating the workplace. Learn More →


ToolsMany consultants will teach you how to increase profits and decrease waste, and both are worthy outcomes. The truly excellent consultant will show you how to be a more efficient manager of resources and an inspiring leader of people, reduce turnover, develop and improve relationships, expand your network, grow, learn, and enjoy the ride. I will share what I’ve learned while helping you apply several essential leadership tenets to your own circumstances. Learn More →


LightbulbAdult learning requires a specific approach, critical to today’s often overwhelmed professionals.  I call it “entertrainment” — we learn more easily and readily when we’re having fun and clearly seeing the practical application of that training to our lives. When I deliver a training session on such topics as leader development, negotiation, or project management essentials, participants claim to learn fast, retain more and are more likely to implement what was taught. Learn More →

20 Points For Success in the Workplace →

“Outstanding. Bring Mr. Maurer back for future seminars.”
—Training Seminar Participant
"Thank you for an extraordinary learning experience for our Leadership Class of 2019. The feedback from the students raves about the learnings they received, and the excitement, passion and humor in your delivery. You are awesome! You not only hit a homerun, you hit a grand slam. We all loved it. Thank you so very, very much."
—Seton Hall University Business School student and member of the Leadership Development Honors Program
"I left the presentation with the confidence I need to better myself and my leadership skills."
—Seton Hall University Business School student and member of the Leadership Development Honors Program
"Intuitive and applicable towards career objectives."
—Seton Hall University Business School student and member of the Leadership Development Honors Program
“I really enjoyed the speaker – Dave Maurer was funny, wise, and clearly had a wealth of experience.”
—Project Management Institute Member
“You have a wonderful combination of theory and real world examples that make your presentation come alive. Your examples come from both work and being a father and you speak with strong credibility. Audacious!”
—Warren Pack
"Insightful, deliberate, and personable are just a few words to describe my experience working with Dave Maurer. His teaching style is thorough and in-depth, filled with participant interaction. He conducts thorough research prior to presenting, and it is evident in his responsiveness to questions asked."
—Training Seminar Participant
“Thank you for the event last night! I really enjoyed it and got a lot out of it!”
—Project Management Institute Member
“Dave Maurer’s presentation was powerful. I would like to get a copy of the slide deck when it is available.”
—Project Management Institute Member
“The meeting last night was the best Charlottesville PMI meeting that I have attended! The turnout was great! The guest speaker was first rate, and quite personable and topical, and the visuals were marvelous! KUDOS!! BRAVO!!! Thanks!!!!”
—Project Management Institute Member