Contented Cow Partners | Just for ACCA


Hi Barton – thank you for reading my letter and for visiting my website. I thought this page might be easier than just sending you to the site and asking you to hunt around for what would be most helpful. Of course, if you’d like to see the whole site, just go here.

Here's a video

A little bit about me

Topic Areas

  • The Workplace
  • Recruiting
  • Retention
  • Employee Engagement
  • Leadership
  • Inspiration


  • High-content
  • Research based
  • Practical takeaways
  • Lots of humor
  • Fun and inspirational
  • Super easy to work with


  • Keynote
  • Breakout
  • Workshop
  • Panel moderation
  • Virtual
  • Hybrid

These are the programs I think would be helpful for ACCA

Some of my clients that are similar in some ways to ACCA

  • Heating, AC, Refrigeration Distributors Int’l (HARDI)
  • National Electrical Distributors Association
  • Material Handling Equipment Association
  • Mingledorff’s HVAC Contractors
  • American Lighting Association
  • Southern Dock Products
  • National Welding Supply Assn
  • Mighty Auto Parts
  • Fire Apparatus Manufacturers Association
  • Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Assn
  • Tru Value Hardware
  • Decorative Plumbing & Hardware Association
  • Do It Best Hardware
  • National Sporting Goods Association
  • Accredited Snow Contractors Association
  • National Air Duct Cleaners Assn

What some of my clients have said

THANK YOU, Richard, for your presentation. I can't think of a better speaker for our group at this moment in time. What you offered was right on point. I so appreciate the time you took to get to know Great Harvest to make it even more applicable.
Janet Tatarka, COO
Great Harvest Bread
Richard provided our members with such useful and practical tools that they could apply right away to improve their success with recruiting, onboarding, and retention in their banks. We've already invited him back for next year.
Sheena Frech
Tennessee Bankers Assn
Richard, thank you so much for your remarkable keynote at our national huddle. The reaction has been terrific! You commanded the stage and delivered a powerful, practical, entertaining presentation to our 1,200 Team Leaders.
Gordon Logan, CEO
Sport Clips Haircuts
Richard gave great ideas! Love hearing about the best practices! One of the best presentations of the whole conference! Very useful!
Kristin Cole
Springhill Medical Center
Richard, your message was spot-on, and our members loved it! Now they have the tools to make their organizations even better.
Casey Cook, Executive Director
FL City & County Mgmt Assn
Richard Hadden delivered one of the highest-ranking mainstage presentations at our Top Producer Seminar. His real-world examples and research-based information, highlighted with humor, was perfect for our group.
Sara Shafer, Editor
Farm Journal Media

A few other things I do...

  • My homework on my audience
  • My research on my topic
  • Provide practical takeaways
  • Make your audience laugh, think, and sometimes cry
  • Appeal to all generations and demographic groups
  • Am known for being a joy to work with
  • Make you look good!

Barton, if what your members need matches what I do, I hope you’ll hang on to my information and get in touch when the time is right.


Richard Hadden, CSP