The Keys to Peak Performance with Dr. Alan Zimmerman, Hall of Fame Speaker & Author


Dr. Alan Zimmerman is the author of two book: Pivot: How One Turn in Attitude Can Lead to Success and The Payoff Principle: Discover the 3 Secrets for Getting What You Want Out of Life and Work. He has delivered more than 2000 programs in 49 states and 22 countries.

Alan was awarded the CSP by the National Speakers Association (NSA), an award given to the top 5% of all speakers nationwide. In 2003, he was awarded the CPAE (Council of Peers Award for Excellence) Speaker Hall of Fame, a designation that less than 1% of the NSA speakers hold.

On the personal side, Alan Zimmerman is a husband, a father, a biker and a hiker who has explored everything from the jungles of Thailand to the cold chill of the Arctic Circle.

In this interview, Alan shares:

  • 6 keys to personal peak performance
  • How your attitude is fuel
  • Why purpose is like a 3-legged stool
  • What are high-value activities
  • How to find your purpose
  • The relationship between risk and happiness
  • How fear is the #1 block

You can find more information about Alan’s speaking and his books at

“When your purpose is clear, your decisions are easy.” @Dr_Zimmerman
Tweet Quote
“To find your purpose, ask yourself, “What am I good at? What excites me? And, what difference do I want to make?” @Dr_Zimmerman
Tweet Quote
“If you want to up your happiness, increase your risk level.” @Dr_Zimmerman
Tweet Quote
“You perform exactly as you see yourself.” @Dr_Zimmerman
Tweet Quote