About Dwight Taylor, Sr.


Dwight Taylor Sr. is best known as “The Encouragement Expert” because of his genuine heart to help, serve and encourage others to live their life to the fullest. He is a #1 Amazon Best Selling author, TED-talker and award winning professional communicator who has been seen and heard on SHOWTIME, FOX, CBS, BET, ESPN and JUCEtv.

The Sacramento Kings named Dwight their Jr. NBA coach of the year. As a Student Success Coach for students throughout the country, he has the amazing opportunity to coach student-leaders each and every day. For his dedication to improving the lives of others and being a force for GOOD, Walmart honored him with their “Community Playmaker” award. This Bishop O’Dowd alum earned his Bachelors of Science Degree from California State University, Fresno.

On his 35th birthday he released his first book DOMIN8 YOUR DAY, which is a transformational resource that gives readers 100 empowering statements that encourage them to achieve greatness in their everyday lives. He uses public speaking, conducting workshops, teaching empowerment sessions, coaching, consulting and music to communicate and encourage people to be the best version of themselves…every single day with no moments off.

Whether giving motivational presentations in Australia and the Cayman Islands or standing in a DMV line in America, encouraging greatness with empowering statements is what Dwight does on a daily basis. He currently resides in Sacramento, CA with his beautiful family.

Upcoming Events

Cal Poly Humboldt Freshman Orientation

Cal Poly Humboldt Transfer Orientation

Leadership & Ethics in Athletics Conference

Hiram Johnson High School

The Audio Experience

Empowering Statements + Daily #NsideLook Story

Watch new episodes of #Gr8fulVibesOnly & 100+ videos

LIVE discussions + Q & A 2.0

Edutainment (Education + Entertainment)

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