A serial entrepreneur, professional speaker, author and leading business strategist, Steve has successfully uncovered the secret to creating powerful long-lasting connections and their impact on one's personal and professional life. Steve has transitioned his years of business experience and unyielding customer focus into a successful consulting practice.
Steve has always maintained a unique focus on developing strong, long-lasting relationships with his clients, prospects and employees. By building a strong network of referrals and repeat customers, Steve has honed his ability to foster client relationships into a leveraged system for achieving solid business success. That system is represented in his book The Ripple Effect and through his speaking engagements, customized training, ongoing coaching and impressive line-up of customizable training programs that he and his team offer today.
Steve enjoys helping companies and business leaders recognize the importance of building strong relationships with their clients, prospects and employees. He speaks professionally to a variety of groups, both corporate and civic, about creating a Ripple-centric strategy and the power it can bring to one's personal and professional life.
Steve lives in Austin, TX with his wife Kathy and their two boys Zachary and Joshua. He maintains that his children are his greatest teachers and his wife his biggest inspiration.
An incredible book about connecting and developing/maintaining lifelong relationships that build critical mass over time! The Ripple Effect is a must-read!Published 4 months ago by Lora Tucker Kaasch
I've read a lot of business, sales, and networking books. Most are Machiavellian in nature. I come from an intensely corporate background which does not usually value or... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Carolyn Tarantino
The Ripple Effect is an interesting book, a bit hard to pinpoint what you'd consider it.... part spiritual, part business, part interpersonal skills.... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Tomas
Steve Harper has written an excellent 'must read' set of guidelines, anecdotes, and positive steps that allow an individual or group to really understand the importance of digging... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Andrew and Cynthia Tull
It made such a difference in both my personal and business relationships. Where I used to hesitate and then wind up loosing a wonderful opportunity, I think of Steve Harper and... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Fredda L Shuquist
This book was a real breath of fresh air, and I'm very happy that I spent the money on adding it to my Kindle library. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Markus Hartley
I've been in sales and business development for over 20 years and I have read many books on sales and communication. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Russ Peterson
Everyone knows that they should be networking but many people don't know how to do it effectively or what kind of impact it can have on them or those in their lives. Read morePublished 22 months ago by A. Powell
I had the privilege of hearing Steve Harper in person. I was intrigued by his presentation and bought The Ripple Effect book. The question is "Does it just sound good? Read morePublished 22 months ago by Mary E. Ball