After a successful professional soccer career with the Seattle Sounders FC, Michael Tetteh “takes the field” with corporate audiences to inspire greatness based on his own story.
Having overcome tremendous obstacles in his youth, Michael Tetteh’s story is a remarkable journey from destitute poverty to professional soccer.
Growing up in Ghana, Michael dreamed of taking the field against European powerhouse Manchester United to compete against the world class players he idolized. Achieving this dream, however, pales in comparison to his quest to empower leaders to shape nations.
Michael’s unique approach to leadership combines body, mind and spirit to create harmony in the workplace. Audiences love Michael’s energetic approach to teaching proven John Maxwell leadership techniques.
Michael Tetteh is a Certified John C. Maxwell Speaker who leads businesses to set smart goals and overcome tremendous odds.
“Service is the rent we pay for the privilege of living on earth.” - Michael Tetteh
“People will like you for what you know. But People will love you for your failures.” - Michael Tetteh
“An army of sheep led by a lion can defeat an army of lions led by a sheep.” Ghanian Proverb
“A life that cannot be tested is a life that cannot be trusted. Tested life is a trusted life.” - Michael Tetteh
“It’s not what people say about you that matters. It’s what you think about yourself that matters.” - Michael Tetteh
"True greatness is reserved for those who provide service without the expectation for reward.”
“Never allow other people’s opinions of you to dictate your destiny.” - Michael Tetteh
“Materialism without meaning is consumerism without reason.” - Michael Tetteh