Burt Gershater is an inspiring, nationally recognized life coach, speaker, and trainer who sparks powerful changes in people’s lives. For 45+ years, Burt has worked with corporate CEOs, company managers, nonprofit executives and teams, professionals from many different industries, and top collegiate and world-class athletes. No one leaves untouched!

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A Little More About Burt


Burt Gershater is a life coach and mentor. He has been in private practice, leading seminars, and delivering keynote talks since the mid-1970s.

Client Portfolio Sampler

Microsoft, Wells Fargo Bank, Bank One Mortgage, National Park Service, U.S. Geological Survey, Club Med, Flagstaff Medical Center, National Champion Northern Arizona Cross-Country Team, Northern Arizona University Swimming and Diving (8-time WAC Champions), Arizona Snowbowl, and the Navajo and Hopi Tribes.

The Media

Burt created and directed the award-winning TV news segment, Successful Living. His inspirational columns, Awaken Your Inner Hero™, appear in the Arizona Daily Sun and the Source in Bend, Oregon.


Burt is a published writer and poet. His book, No Guts, No Love, has brought inspiration to thousands of readers around the globe. Burt is an avid Nordic skier, mountain biker, and outdoorsman. These pursuits bring joy to his life.