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Speaking: We Can Help

Keynotes, Webinars, Podcasts, Workshops, and Guest Posts to help Developmental Disabilities Organizations.

Sharing our passion to help the DD community by providing action items your audience can take immediately to attract and retain more DSPs

Testimonial: Licking County Board of Developmental Disabilities Workshop: Creating a DSP Magnet

Scott and Craig combine their communication and marketing skills with their personal connection to intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our presentations avoid jargon, charts, and statistics.

Our workshops include multiple exercises and relatable stories and enable you to take immediate action to improve recruiting, retention, and culture.

Who should attend?

Our talks share high-level strategies and ideas for Executive Directors. While HR directors, managers, and recruiters are welcome, we also share ideas on retention and culture that Executive Directors will find helpful.

Upcoming Presentations

Ohio Provider Resource Association
ADVANCE Leadership Training: Start with Why by Simon Sinek
Thursday, September 26th

Illinois Association of Rehabilitation Facilities (IARF)
Webinar: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Wednesday, October 2nd at 10:30 am (Central)

Virginia Network of Private Providers
Keynote: Increase DSP Job Applications Online & Leadership Strategies for Retention from Day 1
Wednesday, October 16th, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Ashland, Huron, & Wayne County Boards of Developmental Disabilities
Workshop: Creating a DSP Magnet
Location: Wellness Community Center, 2130 Center St, Ashland, OH 44805
Thursday, November 7th

Community Support Providers Of South Dakota
Webinar: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Wednesday, November 13th at 1:30 pm (Central)

Disability Service Provider Network (Wisconsin)
Webinar: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Wednesday, December 4th at TBD (Central)

Community Support Providers Of South Dakota
Webinar: Leadership Strategies for Retention from Day 1
Wednesday, January 14th at 11:00 am (Central)

Interhab (Kansas)
Webinar: TBD
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at TBD (Central)

Interagency Council (New York)
Webinar: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Friday, March 6, 2020 at 10:30 am


Past Presentations

The Providers' Council (Massachusetts)
Webinar: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Thursday, September 5th at 10:00 am

Association of Residential Resources in Minnesota
Webinar: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Friday, August 23rd at 10:00 am (Central)

Licking County Board of Developmental Disabilities
Workshop: Creating a DSP Magnet
Location: Muskingum County Library, 220 N 5th St, Zanesville, OH 43701
Thursday, July 25th

Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities
Workshop: Creating a DSP Magnet
Location: Maplewood School - 7075 OH-88 Ravenna, OH 44266
Wednesday, July 17th

Rehabilitation and Community Providers Association
Webinar: Leadership Strategies for Retention from Day 1
Wednesday, July 10th at 10:30 am

Alliance Colorado
Webinar: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Wednesday, June 26th at 10:30 am (Mountain)

ANCOR
Webinar: DSP Online Recruitment: A Fresh Approach
Wednesday, June 12th at 1:00 pm (Eastern)

Private DSP Retention Workshop
Wednesday, May 29th

West Virginia Behavioral Healthcare Providers Association Conference
Presentation: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Thursday, May 16th at 1:45 pm

Ability Network of Delaware
Webinar: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Tuesday, May 14th at 1 pm

OHCA Convention
Presentation: Increase DSP Job Applications Online
Tuesday, April 30th at 7:30 am

2019 Ohio Provider Resource Association Spring Conference
Presentation: Leadership Strategies for Retention
Thursday, April 4th at 3 pm

2018 Presentations

  • Kentucky Association of Private Providers: webinar 12/19/18
  • Rehabilitation and Community Providers Association: webinar 11/7/18
  • 2018 OPRA Fall Conference
  • 2018 OPRA Spring Conference

Recent Presentations

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How to Increase DSP Job Applications Online

Offered as a talk or webinar

Leadership Strategies for Retention

Leadership Strategies for Retention

Offered as a talk or webinar


On-Site Workshops

DSP Magnet Workshop for multiple providers

DSP Magnet™ Workshop on Recruiting, Retention & Culture

Half or full day, on-site workshops for multiple providers.

Custom DSP Magnet Workshop for single provider

Customized DSP Magnet™ Workshop for Single Provider

Half or full day, on-site workshops for your team on its greatest challenge.


In our presentations, we share secrets that help your audience to:

  • Dramatically improve job postings for DSPs
  • How to write text that motivates the right people to apply
  • Easy changes to website job application forms to get more applicants
  • Avoiding costly mistakes and how to track recruiting results to help save you thousands of dollars
  • Simple steps you can take now to improve retention
  • Immediate actions you can take to improve your culture

Download a PDF of Our Presentations & Bio's

Our ongoing research and experience allows us to share great insight for your audience.

Jeff Davis

"I love your passion and believe you are spot-on with your recruiting and retention help. I am happy that you have committed your time, energy, and remarkable talents to supporting I/DD providers."

–Jeff Davis, Director, Ohio Dept. of Developmental Disabilities

DSP Magnet™ Workshop Reactions

"This was a very informative seminar that opened my mind to new ideas for culture & retention that I had not previously thought of."

— Kayla, The Fuse Network


"The workshop was full of great information and gave simple techniques to help solve large problems."

— Madison, Belco Works


“It was great information and gave the tools for a different approach. The open interaction and participation were awesome.”

— Rachel, RHDD


“I got a ton of new great ideas to implement and learned a lot of helpful tips I didn’t even know I needed.”

— Alex, ViaQuest


“Very insightful and they challenged our excuses in a positive way.”

— Nicole, RHDD


“I feel that the ideas given today are easily obtainable and can make a difference in reaching the company’s goals of recruiting & retention.”

— Susan, Whitehouse Behavioral Health


Why should you book Blitz Media Design?

Scott and Craig provide:

  • Clear examples of how to motivate more people to apply as Direct Support Professionals (without increasing wages)
  • Steps you can take immediately to improve the retention of new hires without increasing costs
  • No sales pitch—attendees can use the content presented to help right away
  • Free downloads to reinforce the presentation and help guide attendees take immediate action

Keynotes, Workshops, Webinars & Podcasts

Are you ready to help your audience immediately find more people who will make great DSPs?