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Sterling Hawkins


Sterling Hawkins is an internationally recognized entrepreneur, motivational leader, and public speaker.

His 2019 TED Talk, “Discomfort is Necessary for Innovation,” has been viewed more than 100,000 times.

Sterling Hawkins is out to break the status quo. He believes that we can all unlock incredible potential within ourselves, and he’s on a mission to support people, businesses and communities to realize that potential regardless of the circumstances.

From a multi-billion dollar startup to collapse and coming back to launch, invest in and grow over 50 companies, Sterling takes that experience to work with C-level teams from some of the largest organizations on the planet and speaks on stages around the world.

Today, Sterling serves as CEO and founder of the Sterling Hawkins Group, a research, training and development company focused on human and organizational growth. He has been seen in publications like Inc. Magazine, Fast Company, The New York Times and Forbes.

Based in Colorado, Sterling is a proud uncle of three and a passionate adventurer that can often be found skydiving, climbing mountains, shark diving or even trekking the Sahara. Maybe you’ll even join him for the next adventure – and discover the breakthrough results you’re looking for. He’ll have your back, #NoMatterWhat.

How Discomfort Leads to Innovation, Advancement and Personal Growth with Sterling Hawkins
July 6, 2022

How Discomfort Leads to Innovation, Advancement and Personal Growth w…

In this episode I talk to entrepreneur and author of HUNTING DISCOMFORT: How to Get Breakthrough Results in Life and Business No Matter What Sterling Hawkins who has spent his life coming back from the brink to sell companies...

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