Programs and Presentations

Captain Chaby has eight dynamic presentations that provide the foundation to custom design his content to best meet your requirements for success.  Whether you are looking to develop a program from the ground up or simply enhance an already existing capability, Tom can help capture opportunities to help take you and your organization to the next level of success and beyond.

 
 
  Tom and Vice President Joe Biden

Tom and Vice President Joe Biden

1

Leadership in chaos; Embracing disruption

As leaders, we constantly talk about aligning objectives, situational awareness, dealing with ambiguity, and adapting to unpredictable conditions.  Captain Tom Chaby, an active duty US Navy SEAL officer, talks about the reality of developing and training the very best of our military's special operators to be successful in situations where the environments are all but guaranteed to be dynamic and disrupted, with deadly serious implications possible.  While failure in your environment may not result in the consequences faced by our military special operators, you can draw on lessons from them on how to lead successfully in fast-moving, hyper-dynamic conditions with limited predictability.  Join us and learn how to change your team into one that not only can handle the challenges of chaos, but learn strategies to embrace disruption and use it to your advantage.


2

Handling pressure; The most important SKILL when it matters most

The ability to handle pressure is often the difference between success and failure and at times it can even be the difference between life and death. Captain Tom Chaby, an active duty US Navy SEAL officer, talks about handling pressure and performing at your highest level when it matters most. Learn how Navy SEALs prepare their warriors to dominate under the most daunting pressure imaginable. Learn how a simple perceptual change can shift you from being a "choker" to someone who excels under pressure.  If your organization is committed to improving your bottom line results, pressure will undoubtedly increase.  Join us so you can develop the necessary tools to help take your organization to the highest levels of success possible.

  Tom and University of Georgia Head Coach, Kirby Smart

Tom and University of Georgia Head Coach, Kirby Smart


  Tom's TEDx Youth Talk at IMG Academy

Tom's TEDx Youth Talk at IMG Academy

3

Failure is not an option (The Five Key elements that make SEAL Teams successful)

Have you ever truly been part of something where failure, was not an option?  Captain Tom Chaby, an active duty US Navy SEAL officer, talks about what it takes to ensure mission success in the most difficult conditions imaginable while preventing injury and death.  In this presentation, you will be exposed to everything from the SEAL culture to the unique leadership principle “teamability.”  Join us and learn that when failure is not an option, the possibilities of success become limitless.


4

Setting the conditions for success; creating a culture of change

Creating change is easier said than done.  If it were easy, everyone would be zeroing in on perfection.  Captain Tom Chaby, an active duty US Navy SEAL officer, talks about how his community creates change.  He will share his experience conducting special operations in over 60 countries around the world.  He will explain how SEALs prepare for combat and some of the unique leadership features of this elite organization.  Join us and learn how your organization can leverage these simple principles and immediately begin down the road to success.

  Tom at Philadelphia Phillies spring training camp (English and Spanish talks)

Tom at Philadelphia Phillies spring training camp (English and Spanish talks)


  U.S. Navy SEAL training

U.S. Navy SEAL training

5

Full spectrum resiliency and how it improves your bottom line

The USA has the most impressive medical system in the world.  We can respond to any medical challenge with state of the art equipment and techniques.  How good are we at prevention and encouraging wellness?  Captain Tom Chaby, an active duty US Navy SEAL officer and the Director of United States Special Operations Command Preservation of the Force and Family, talks about how special operations has built a system of prevention that is helping special operators prepare for and navigate physical, psychological and social challenges.  This effort is significantly improving operational readiness while reducing costs.  These same principles can be “game changing” for you, when applied to your organization.


6

The art of relevance

Have you ever felt fully empowered, fully part of the solution?  Captain Tom Chaby, an active duty US Navy SEAL officer, talks about the importance of relevance to success in special operations.  Join us and learn how, relevance, can improve your organizations morale, effectiveness and level of success.

  Tom coaching youth sports

Tom coaching youth sports


  Captain Tom Chaby in active duty

Captain Tom Chaby in active duty

7

If I could go back in time

Captain Tom Chaby looks back at his lessons learned over his 26 year career as a Navy SEAL.  Tom captivates the audience with his unique insights to performance optimization, leadership, being a better follower, and resilience.  Tom constructs his remarks as if he is giving himself advice back when he was in High School.   Captain Chaby’s reflective journey in time combined with his amazingly compelling delivery; provide the perfect vehicle to motivate positive change in your organization.


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“The interview”

Your organization selects one of your leaders to interview Captain Chaby in front of your team (up on a stage is ideal).  The setting is informal, typically two comfortable chairs with coffee or water.  The questions are designed by your organization with Captain Chaby to focus on your team’s vision, challenges and goals and to ultimately compel action.  This collaborative adventure routinely results in subtle messaging that becomes a game-changer for success.

  Captain Tom Chaby, Official Portrait

Captain Tom Chaby, Official Portrait