Igniting Curiosity: An Explosive Journey of Engaging Business with Steve Spangler

Mar 7, 2024

How can educators and business leaders ignite ordinary experiences into extraordinary lessons of innovation and engaging business?

In an era where attention spans are shrinking and the demand for engaging content skyrockets, educators and business leaders face the perennial challenge of captivating their audiences. Enter Steve Spangler, founder of Steve Spangler Science, the viral sensation behind the iconic Mentos and Diet Coke experiment, an Emmy-awarded television personality, a renowned STEM educator, author, and Guinness World Record holder for the Largest Physics Lesson whose innovative approach to science and learning has transformed the educational landscape.

In this week’s episode of Fordify LIVE!, host Ford Saeks sits down with Steve Spangler. They explore the intersections of science, education, and business. Through their conversation, several key themes emerge, offering valuable lessons for educators and business professionals alike:

  • From Classroom to Global Impact: Steve’s journey underscores the universal appeal of engaging science education, highlighting his transition from a beloved teacher to an international STEM influencer.
  • Viral Science Experiments: The backstory of Steve’s viral hits, including the iconic Mentos and Diet Coke experiment, illustrates the power of curiosity-driven content in capturing global attention.
  • Storytelling and Engagement: Steve emphasizes the importance of storytelling in creating memorable learning experiences, a strategy that transcends the classroom to apply equally to business contexts.
  • Amplifying Messages: Leveraging media platforms effectively can exponentially increase the reach of educational and business messages, as demonstrated by Steve’s 1.5 billion social media views.
  • Experiential Learning’s Transformative Power: The discussion reveals how hands-on, experiential learning can inspire future generations of scientists, engineers, and innovators.

Tune into Fordify LIVE! The Business Growth Show, for a riveting discussion with viral sensation, Steve Spangler. Whether you’re an educator looking to invigorate your classroom or a business leader seeking innovative engagement methods, this episode is packed with insights to spark creativity and passion for science.

Catch every moment of business brilliance with Ford Saeks and industry experts on Fordify LIVE!, broadcasting live every Wednesday at 11AM Central on your favorite social platforms. This series doubles as The Business Growth Show Podcast, available for replay every Thursday.

About Steve:
Steve Spangler is not just a renowned figure in STEM education; he is a veritable force of nature whose contributions have reshaped the way science is taught and perceived. An American television personality, author, and celebrated STEM teacher, Spangler’s journey from the CEO of Steve Spangler Science to a pivotal role at Really Good Stuff, LLC, showcases his leadership in educational innovation. Recognized by TIME Magazine as one of the most influential people of the year, Spangler’s dedication to inspiring the next generation of scientists and engineers is unparalleled.

With more than 2,100 television appearances and multiple Emmy awards, Spangler has mastered the art of making learning science a fun and widespread phenomenon. His social media catalog, amassing over 1.5 billion views, along with his bestselling books and experiments, serves as a testament to his ability to engage and educate on a massive scale. Known as a teacher’s teacher, Spangler’s work extends beyond the classroom through workshops and professional development sessions that underscore the importance of inquiry-based learning and purpose-driven engagement.

Spangler’s impact is further solidified by his induction into the prestigious Speaker Hall of Fame by the National Speakers Association and his role as STEM Educator in Residence at High Point University. His global recognition, including being honored in the Global Gurus Top 30 in Education, speaks to his creative approaches to inspiring students and educators worldwide.

In every aspect, Steve Spangler stands as a luminary, whose over 30 years of experience and 6,500+ presentations have not only entertained but educated millions, making science both accessible and exhilarating. His work with top brands, numerous TV appearances, and contributions to educational content creation underscore his unmatched ability to blend science with entertainment, making him a true icon in his field.

Learn more about Steve at SteveSpangler.com

Show Host: Ford Saeks, Business Growth Specialist, Keynote Speaker, Author and Consultant. Helping you find, attract, and keep your customers. Find out more about Ford