Motivating Your Team Through Perception
"The Tony Robbins of Mentalism" Are your employees fearing the Corona virus? Read on. How will you even begin to rebuild your team after such a terrible disaster and not just our country, but what the entire world has been through? How did a missing persons detective get selected to be in the top one hundred out of 17,000 Americas Got Talent (AGT) applicants?! Oh yes, and he was only 1 out...
I Don't Know What to Say; Learning the Language of Mental Health
Learning the Language of Mental Health
Words have great power, and can be used to convey support, reflect our empathy and even help facilitate healing, But, when it comes to the issue of mental illness, we often hold our mouth shut fearing we will say the wrong thing and make matters worse. Instead of stepping forward to voice our heartfelt sentiments, we either stay silent or avoid the conversation altogether. But what if there was...
Better Communication = Better Leadership
Revelations That Every Leader Must Hear
In past centuries, the top leader was the strongest caveman or the most able knight on horseback. Today, communication is an indispensable trait for a leader. Yet, research shows many executives overrate their communication skills. This presentation shows what it takes to be a strong communicator in today's hi-tech, global business environment. We show why understanding the two-way nature of...
End Boring Meetings!
Never Sit Through One Again
One survey reveals 70 percent of employees say meetings do not help them get their work done. Yet, American workers spend countless hours in meetings that waste time and corporation or government money because their people are being paid to be there. Why aren't we fixing this? This session will take a hard look at meetings to reveal the best ways to resolve the problem. We will show why fewer...
Political Advocacy: Secrets You Haven't Heard
Here What Will Give You the Edge!
Hard Truth: Not everyone gets the same treatment in politics and government. Isn't the question then, what can you do to advance your career, campaign or cause? Mark Grimm's rare combination of experience in politics, government and the media enables him to give you a perspective you will not get anywhere else. He's a former TV news anchor who was also a senior aide in the NYS Legislature. Mark...
Why Public Speaking is a Super Power!
Former TV Anchor Is Fun & Inspirational
Public speaking made me so nervous that I once hid in the men's room when it was my turn to speak. My stomach was in knots. While hiding there, I thought, "Do I want to live the rest of my life this way?" I could not accept this fate and neither should you! So, I began a new path to deal better with nervousness, become clearer, get stronger at engaging my audience and deliver something special....
Motivation: Begin with the Idea Nothing Is Impossible
Ex-TV Anchor with Dazzling Speaking Reviews
As a former TV news anchor and radio talk show host, I have interviewed thousands of people, including Presidents Bush and Clinton. These interviews have revealed eye-opening motivational secrets I will share with you. My entertaining session will provide a new way of thinking. It will convince you that you have much more say than you think in managing your life, and shaping your future. Expect...
The 3 words that will change your life
Get ready for positive change!
I share my secret to overcoming the struggles from my past including low self-esteem, bulimia, an emotionally abusive relationship, and more. Learn how to re-write your story, reclaim your power, and break free of limiting beliefs.
The Flow Lab
Reset Your Mind and Renew Your Energy
What if you could train your brain to be more focused and creative and train your body to be less stressed and more resilient? Flow labs are designed to do just that. This one-hour experiential session can be presented virtually or in-person and includes a short talk and the following science-based activities: -- Breathing Session to release stress and increase resilience -- Guided Meditation...
New Rules for a New World
We are living in a world that is permanently on fast-forward. A new skillset is required to navigate today's world. That skillset is flow. Flow is not only the place where we are the most creative and productive, but it is life's design and the way we move forward with resilience and agility. This engaging talk is grounded in flow science and provides participants with practical tools and a...
Cultivating Resilience for Maximal Agility
Life is chaotic but stress is optional. This engaging talk utilizes science-based principles to connect the dots between personal energy and resilience. Practical tips and simple activities are woven throughout the talk so that participants regain their energy and leave the session renewed.
The Power of Presence
Create Your Life in Real Time
The present moment is the only place where we have the power to create our lives. Thinking about the past or worrying about the future pulls our attention from the opportunities and connections that are immediately available to us. The alternative to present-moment engagement is stress: patterns that pull us into a downward spiral over and over again. Presence and engagement are the antidote to...
Life Transforming Leadership Principles that will guide you to fufilling your Life Purpose and Destiny
Leadership Development Insight: Not all leadership development leads to building leadership behavior. Experiential learning provides the greatest rate of success for transforming high potentials into high functioning leaders. Emerging leaders must be provided the opportunity to practice–in a safe environment–to truly build leadership competence. Decision Making Process Insight: Making...
Wired for Happiness
Managing Your Emotions
Positive moods can facilitate creativity, integrative thinking, inductive reason, better networking, and relationship building. Emotions can lead to more flexible planning, generation of multiple alternatives, a broadened perspective on solving problems, & motivating those around you.
Balancing Family and Work
How to both excel at work in your career, and at home as a parent and spouse. Also how to balance your health and wealth as well.
Time To Connect at the Heart
A Prescription for Resuscitating Life
On Mother's Day, Nathaniel's father passed from cardiopulmonary disease. The doctors weren't able to resuscitate him. His final remarks cemented in his sister's mind to this day; she was in the room. His last words haunt her, "Kim, help me!" The truth is that everyone tried to help him for years. But all efforts were of no avail. He wouldn't stop smoking. He didn't eat right, nor did he...
Backward Designing the Future
A Template For A Child's Best Life
"Backward Designing the Future" provides participants with revolutionary tools, techniques, and strategies to further the academic success for the nation's children - particularly children who start life in homes lacking wealth and privilege. We are living in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Yet, this country educates children as if it is the First Industrial Revolution. America's outdated...
Raising the Bar
Being Your Best
"Raising the Bar" (Being Your Best) focuses on three distinct opportunities for every audience. Using a format that shares easy to learn and apply relationship tools for work or home scenarios, each attendee will leave this session with a new skill awareness and understanding that can be implemented that very day. Each of the three tracks in this presentation explain and show how changing a...
Energy & Emotional Intelligence
Emotional intelligence starts with oneself and then translates to our interactions with others. In this program, participants will learn the relationship between emotion and energy and how to cultivate the kind of authentic power that can only come from having inner clarity, integrity and congruence.
Guts, Grit and Gusto
Finding Your Strength
Dr. Miller believes that throughout our lives we are on a journey of continuous process of evolvement. In an interactive, informative and engaging way, she teaches audiences the importance of having a vision and how to turn that vision into reality by reprogramming one’s mindset and adopting a take-charge attitude. With her trademark guts, grit, and gusto, she delivers practical advice about...
Age Is Just a Number:
How to Live Long and Well
Having experienced her share of blessings as well as having witnessed unfathomable suffering, Dr. Miller is a natural spokesperson for positivity, vitality and longevity. With insights revealed from her third book, Chronologically Gifted—Aging with Gusto, an international best seller, Dr. Miller advocates for a life where age doesn’t come with limits. Instead, Dr. Miller demonstrates how to...
Mastermind For Healthy Lifestyles
Live the Lifestyle you really want. Design it- Claim it - through Mastering your Mind to make it happen
Your Life requires the right 'foods'; physical, mental and emotional "meals" that can make what you want happen. No matter the circumstances, (time, money, age, gender, experience, etc.) You either DESIGN it - or live by DEFAULT; it's your choice! You have a purpose here and we'll help you define and clarify it. You will design, manifest and create the life that’s in harmony with your...
The Marriage Redemption Built
How to Failure Proof Your Marriage
The landscape of marriage has changed for better and for worse. Inside and outside of marriage, everyone wants to be loved, honored and respected. With the speed and distractions of life, all proven foundations of successful marriage are threatened. A personal story can always be the best and most impactful story. Mack shares an undeniable spirit-moving and tear-jerking message of Redemption...
Raising Diversity-Minded Kids
Find out why “Raising Diversity-Minded Kids” matters to EVERYONE and why doing so might be the most significant contribution a parent can make to the planet. Join Nathaniel A. Turner as he shares his three-step backward design process for preparing children to be productive members of the global and technological 21st Century. WARNING: This will not be another monotonous diversity and inclusion...
The Sky is for Everyone
Soaring Eagle or Loitering Pigeon - You Choose!
Have you ever wondered why some people can rise above different circumstances and take off like elegantly soaring eagles? In contrast, others seem content resembling pigeons waddling on the ground in defeat? Despite the sky (doing the impossible) being accessible to everyone, only the seemingly uncommon person spreads their wings to reach their maximum potential? But the truth is that we are all...
Living Your Best Life In The Face Of COVID-19
Never Let Anything Steal Your Joy
Are you feeling down and out? Has the Coronavirus gotten the best of you? Nooo!!! Say it isn’t so! Humanity Propulsion Engineer, Nathaniel A. Turner, JD, MALS, has a strategy to remain encouraged when discouragement is all around. Life by Backward Design is Nate’s approach to being the best version of ourselves possible regardless of COVID-19 or anything else occurring outside of our control.
Without Vision people cannot find their Path- Clarify and Empower their Way from Within
The INNER VISION WORKSHOP Are you frustrated with your associates and lack enthusiasm for the 'job'? Are you or they 'absent' in body and/or mind? Are the 'lights on but no-one's home?' WHAT’S THE BIGGEST LIFE - HEALTH -BUSINESS CHALLENGE FACING YOU OR YOUR TEAM TODAY? INNER VISION BRINGS YOU TOOLS TO CLARIFY THE VISION & GET THE RESULTS YOU REALLY WANT - as Individuals and for...
Becoming your customer- what do you see?
Would YOU do business with YOU?
Trust. Comfort. Peace of mind. Cleanliness. These traits and others are now front and center in the minds of your customers. If there ever was a time to think and act like your customer, now would be that time. Every sense is now heightened for them about your business. All of their five senses are going to be on a “high-alert” due to the pandemic we are going through. It’s about getting...
7 Career Concepts- MYTHS or REALITY?
What you don't teach you in school
Just like that TV show about "busting myths", we will take a look at 7 workplace concepts that young professionals may encounter as they are beginning to enter the workforce. Are they "Myths" or are they "Reality"? These are concepts that may not be discussed much during your career. But they are real and important to know, especially if you want to have that advantage over your...
12 Step Program for Laughter & Humor
Laugh Your Way to Health with Dr. Shelby-Lane
I'd love to learn more about your event. Please complete this form if you'd like me to speak at your event: https://intakeq.com/new/p0MDQo Laughter: The Official 12 Step Program Is Laughter Really the Best Medicine? Clearly, laughter is the best medicine. Or is it? It says so in the Bible, and Norman Cousins, author of “Anatomy of an Illness” was diagnosed with a debilitating illness...
Business Growth Strategy
Grow your business to the next level
Do you want to grow your business to the next level? Have you been stuck with your revenue and operational growth? If yes, Karriem will be able to motivate and inspire your audience to develop their knowledge and understanding to grow their business to the next...
Building A Bridge Over Troubled Water
Understanding and Managing Workplace Stress
Stress is a silent killer! 110 million people die every year as a direct result of stress. (CDC) From burnout to rust out, this session is designed to help you understand and manage stress. Too often the demands of your daily environment, the people you interact with, and the projects you manage cause you to be overwhelmed and unproductive. Managing your stress doesn’t have to be hard! An...
Tools for Building Your Brilliance
Move from Stressful Survival to Joyful Living
It is estimated that less than 7% of Americans 25 years and older engage in health-related self-care each day. (PubMed) This session explains how taking care of yourself can be simple AND doable! You will learn how to use the metaphor of a “House” to assess your current level of self-care. We will identify the best ways to get you moving into action and feeling rejuvenated and healthy. Each...
How to Serve Customers with Disabilities
Speaking from Experience
As a man with cerebral palsy, Michael Haines has had lots of bad experiences in public places. That lead him to team up with a nurse and a virtual assistant to write a training manual called How to Serve Customers with Disabilities. Now he trains others to serve those people with a wide variety of disabilities: - Physical - Visual - Hearing - Cognitive - And more Over the years Michael has...
STRESS MANAGEMENT FOR OVERACHIEVERS
Effectively manage stress and optimize your performance
Discover approachable techniques to manage stress, optimize health and well-being, while successfully achieving your goals. I used to hear the phrase "I don't have time" quite often in clinical practice when discussing ways people could support their health and mindset. I can relate to being an overachiever, and I have created approachable ways to optimize health and success. We are more...
NUTRITION AND MENTAL HEALTH
Eating to Optimize Your Mood and Health
What you eat has a profound impact on your mental health and overall well-being. Gut health impacts Mental Health! Learn from my experience in Integrative Psychiatry, Functional Medicine, and Integrative Medicine how to eat to optimize mental health.
MINDSET IS EVERYTHING
Optimize your Mind, Body, and Spirit and Attain Success
Break free of self-limiting beliefs, and have the courage to become who you are meant to be. Optimal health, performance, success, and prosperity all start with having the appropriate mindset. Get inspired and motivated to believe in yourself and achieve your goals. Optimize your mind and everything else will follow.
OVERCOME YOUR FEAR OF FAILURE
Reclaim your power and achieve your dreams
Shift your perspective and discover how to unlock your ultimate potential. Reclaim your power and learn to stop looking outside of yourself for validation and fulfillment. Gain the courage to face your fears, and claim the life you desire.
GET COMFORTABLE WITH BEING UNCOMFORTABLE
Break out of your Comfort Zone and Attain Success
Discover the value in pushing outside of your comfort zone to optimize growth and success. I used to be petrified of public speaking. I remember feeling shaky and having trouble sleeping the night before I had to give a speech for my college communications class. So, what changed? I discovered my passion and clearly defined my why. This led to me intentionally overcoming my fear of public...
Key-Note: How to Sharpen your Brand in 6 Steps
How to align your brand to naturally edge above your competition!
Brand is aiming to gain an edge over your competitors - often in a crowded marketplace! However, brand is also a much confused and misunderstood term. For some it merely represents the logo, while others appreciate there is a much broader, deeper meaning to it; but nearly all struggle to decipher what is and isn’t relevant when trying to apply it to their business and marketing efforts. This...
Key-Note: The Genius of PictureSpark
Find clarity to your challenges through the neuroscience of imagery
The Genius of PictureSpark is a proven and powerful tool to unravel challenges within yourself and your business. It allows you to harness your natural intuition and find true clarity and direction in areas such as strategy, leadership, brand, culture and innovation. It is a swift but very effective shortcut to the subconscious. It consists of 150 random photographic images (all professionally...
Key-Note: Discover your Leadership Identity
Transform to Lead: The secrets to being authentic and inspiring in your leadership - whoever you are!
Leadership remains an elusive and puzzling phenomenon. It’s not surprising considering it is an intangible matter, involving humans, not machines and there is no formula that guarantees success as a leader. It is intuitively recognized but difficult to nail down. There are lists of desirable qualities but the most successful leaders such as JFK, Ghandi, Muhammed Ali and the Dalai Lama all...
Mental Diversity Marketing - Virtual Presention
How to Market without offending
Do your teams get nervous writing copy for "mentally disabled" purposes? Do your teams want real-world guidelines that will help you navigate marketing around the main 16 mental disorders ? G' DiCristofaro brings 3 strong areas of experience mixed together. Mental Diversity Plan Rule # 1 : Have 1 of those people within your marketing group Solution: There are too many mentally diverse...
Moment of Care: Lifetime of Impact!
getting back to work following tragedy
Program objectives: 1. Understand that every member of the patient care team influences the patient experience 2. Appreciate the patient perspective! 3. Accept that empathy is the key to gaining patient cooperation 4. Learn to talk and act empathetically and authoritatively without being condescending 5. Strategies for remaining non-judgmental and exuding empathy 6. They will walk away with...
God and Caesar in America
Unless our politics are rooted in our faith in Jesus Christ - and guided by his words and example - they will not withstand the howling gales of cultural and moral change. They will not humble us in victory nor comfort us in defeat.There is such a thing as the biblical center. It’s neither conservative nor liberal; it is called such by those who love labels. It transcends party and ideology....
Racism and Discrimination
What We are Not Talking About
Covert racism and discrimination are not being discussed nor have we developed strategies that can minimize or eliminate this ongoing issue. Covert racism provides the anchor that allows overt racism to live and thrive. For many people of color, covert racism is the unspoken thing that occurs when you attempt to secure a high-level job, a promotion, a new home, eliminate salary disparities,...
Transitioning from Victim to Survivor
Reclaiming your Strength
Sexual abuse can occurs more often than it is reported. Sexual abuse survivors often struggle with transitioning their perception of self from victim to survivor. While we recognize the challenges associated with sexual abuse when it is perpetrated against a child, rarely to we address the latent consequences of that abuse.
Leading a healthy meaningful life
Living on the other side of fear
Fears surrounding mental illness can be scary and destabilizing, however, they do not have to be. Our fears of being labeled "mentally ill" often prevents us from connecting with our true selves authentically. We also create barriers for ourselves when it comes to making improvements in our lives. You cannot be an inspiration to others if you are not inspired to live authentically and...
It's Not Too Late
Young People and the Future of America
Freedom is a fragile thing. It is not automatically handed down as an inherited right. Each generation of Americans must define and fight for freedom as the birthright of all people everywhere. This is true also of faith and values. Every generation must decide what beliefs and virtues it will embrace and live by. In the midst of unprecedented cultural and moral change, how can we prepare our...
Embraced by Grace
Stories of Redemption
The Bible is the greatest story book ever written. It tells the story of God’s love. In this sense, it is a love story. It's the greatest love story ever told. The Bible also tells the story of God’s matchless grace, of his mercy and his kindness; of his forgiveness. It may be said that the Bible is the story of God’s grace from beginning to end. And this story is told dozens of times in...
Victorious Living in a Battlefield World
We often struggle against depression, loneliness and temptation. We seem to be constantly battling against the pressures, anxieties and frustrations of living in this world. Sometimes we just feel like giving up. We feel defeated. We may be surviving but we long for so much more. We want joy and meaning. We yearn to be fulfilled. We don’t want to live a defeated life. We want to know how we can...
The Cosmic Christ
The Supremacy of Jesus Among the Gods of this Age
One of the greatest dangers facing the Church today is to apologize for or compromise the deity and sovereignty of Jesus Christ. Perhaps not since the Roman Empire has the Lordship of Christ been such an affront to our culture. Evangelicals eager to appeal to the world have often been tempted to soft-pedal the supremacy of Christ amidst the political correctness of pluralism and Identity Politics.
Dealing with and Healing from Sexual Harassment
The Getting Ready Program includes a wide range of talks, book group topics, discussion group topics, support groups, workshops and keynote addresses, all of which are aimed at helping victims, survivors, witnesses, supervisors, HR and even harassers learn how to deal with and heal from sexual harassment in the workplace. The program is based on the book, Getting Ready: A Journal to Help You...
How to Grow Sales in Today's Challenging Times
How can you grow and defend sales revenue in today’s challenging times? The US Federal Government market offers one of the few areas that is growing today, but as more and more companies target the this market it is becoming even more competitive and confusing. This informative and empowering talk gives key insights into differentiating your company from the thousands of other firms trying to...
Examines the mysterious world where politics and news media collide
The Danger of Fake News to our Democracy
C. D. “Tony” Hylton, III An experienced journalist, Tony has served as a Visiting Professor of Journalism and Public Relations at Susquehanna University, a small town newspaper publisher, National Communications Director for a trade association in Washington, DC and Public Information Officer (PIO) for a major U.S. Army Command in the Republic of Vietnam. As an expert on...
Certified Virtual Presenter
Over a decade of Virtual Presentations
Every topic offered by Jim is available as a virtual or in person presentation. Using high resolution images, licenced movie scenes and relevant information Jim brings a uinque mindset – open, curious, hungry, and free of prejudice – and ability to re-invent the future based on the ability to co-create value at the speed of need. The ability to learn, unlearn, relearn, and to change yourself is...
The Presenter's Narrative
Create an extraordinary story for your audience.
Presenting is a unique challenge. In addition to conveying information to your audience, you have to ensure retention and drive change management to be successful. If you are a certified instructor delivering training, or a manager who has to present to teams, there are powerful tools used by storytellers to maximize their potential. Using our reusable template, learn how to connect with your...
Corporate Magician -Mind Reading Entertainment
Knowing Your Mind
"Wow!" Howard Stern, Americas Got Talent-Las Vegas An entertaining presentation (or all entertainment) that is 100 percent interactive. Giani takes his many years of stage and television performances (Americas Got Talent - Las Vegas) and interacts with the audience in entertainment with humor and a message (if desired). Give him the floor or stage and watch the magic happen! Strolling (walk...
Christian Faith Based Speaker
How does a believer focus during these difficult prophetic times? Covid 19 will go down as one of the biggest disasters in world history. But we all will get through it and move one. How did a missing persons detective get selected to be in the top one hundred out of 17,000 Americas Got Talent (AGT) applicants?! Oh yes, and he was only 1 out of 6 magic acts in the entire country selected to...
Keep Getting Up
Overcoming Adversity & Navigating Change
I teach strategies to help people overcome adversity and navigate change. These strategies improve mindset, reframe story, drive action, stress support, and encourage accountability. I introduce these strategies within my personal story and offer them as solutions for my audience. This program can be tailored to your group's needs.
THE NEXT-LEVEL Employee
Building The Team That Will Build Your Business
Do you want to create an environment of continuous personal, professional and organizational growth? It's time to tap into NEXT-LEVEL management strategies top leaders use to expand their business from the inside out! Scott's counterintuitive approach to building high-performing teams isn't about how to assemble a functional staff, but how to build a superstar CULTURE. In Scott's high-energy...
How Top Leaders Think, Thrive & Move Others to Greatness
Why do some people get better results than others? Some blame circumstances like the economy, competition, or innate talent — factors we don’t control. Others buy into the myth that success is the product of strategy and sweat. But plenty of people are working hard under favorable conditions with little to show for it. The real differentiator is something less tangible, but most critical. It’s...
The Simple Coaching Method for Making Employees Great
Do you ever struggle with underperforming team members? Do your attempts to motivate them fail to get results? Would you like to spend less time “dealing with employees” and more time growing your business? Discover 30-Second Leadership™, a field-tested management tool that has leaders raving! Rooted in real-world experience, this simple, hard skills coaching system will show you how to quickly...
The Magic of Storytelling & Parallel Process
The Intersection of Healing Stories for the Soul
Detailing how shared stories and parallel process provide healing opportunities on both sides of care-giving relationships.
The Art of Action
Harnessing Time & Energy To Get the Freedom You Want to Do What You Want
Imagine what it feels like to get out of rush hour traffic into an open freeway with no cars. Now imagine having that feeling in your life. That's freedom. That's what the Art of Action is about. It's a simple tool that harnesses the hidden time and energy in your life that you can't see because you're living in rush hour traffic. The best part is that it's easy, easy to implement and you get...
Telling Your Story
Reclaiming your Narative, Sharing your legacy
Through lectures and workshops teaches the importance of storytelling in self-defintion and passing on traditions/history in families/communities. Builds on various forms of storytelling including but not limited the family griot, poetry, traditional storytelling and...
Diversity and inclusion means recognizing the humanity in each of us first
Lecture, workshops and presentation designed to pull diverse communities closer by recognizing differences while acknowledging common bonds. Focus is on race, gender, sexual orientation. Often touches on issues of class, privilege ane geographical/cultural...
Developing your ledership style through a feminist lens
Series of lectures and workshops to help women identify their skills and strengths. Presentation assists women reentering work place, speaking out on issues and assuming new leadership roles. Helps women find and use their voice in all aspects of their...
Art as Activism
Using the Creative Arts to Create Change
This program shows how the arts historically and currently have impacted social change. Participants are give tools to tell their stories in ways that will move conversations and opiions in diverse groups . Includes lectures and...
PASSING THE BATON
Enhancing Employee Engagement
The media-reported facts on the Emergency Repair Project on USS ENTERPRISE only scratched the surface. This decorated veteran tells of actions 'behind the scenes' that were critical to the successful outcome and draws on those and other key lessons - concerning Motivation, Team-building, and Leadership - learned and applied over a five-decade career in military and civilian managerial and...
Effective Negotiation Workshop for Women
Tapping Into the Skills You Need to Ask for What You Want
Fearing and avoiding negotiation can be harming you. What benefits and promotions have you missed out on simply because you have not asked? By strengthening your negotiating skills you’ll be able to stop looking at negotiation as a win/lose situation and instead see it as a tool or an opportunity for your company to flourish. This is a high-energy workshop that is jam-packed with practical...
Conquering Conflict and Awkward Situations at Work
How to stop resenting co-workers and enjoy coming to work again
Companies lose billions of dollars each year due to workplace drama and employee conflicts. This fun and very direct presentation will offer strategies to conquer conflict, address uncomfortable situations, and still get work finished on time. Warning: Awkward conversations and progress may occur immediately. The audience will learn: ➡︎ Tools to quickly handle chronic interruptions and drama...
Developing Emotional Resilience
Increase Skills to Recover from Stressful Situations
This fun and thought-provoking presentation from Beth Caldwell shares the important tools needed to be resilient at work and at home. She'll be sharing important tips and strategies to strengthen emotional immunity, regain control and improve bounce-back ability. You can expect an immediate improvement in emotional strength, courage, and self-esteem. The audience will learn: ➯ Up to 11 easy...
DISABILITIES, DIFFERENCES, AND DIVERSITY
HOW TO EMBRACE INCLUSION AT WORK
Is it time to level-up your diversity? Are you ready to actually become an inclusive workspace instead of just saying that you are? Companies that embrace inclusion are shown to be more innovative and successful by offering safe and open environments where high expectations prevail. ALERT: Expect an immediate improvement in self-awareness and a fresh perspective of diversity that can spread...
Delivering Maximum Hospitality with Minimal Interaction
The New Normal in Customer Experience
Interacting with a customer or prospect has taken a dramatic turn in 2020 (and beyond). Having face-to-face meetings (and possibly even tastings) has now been replaced by Zoom (or another platform). Handshakes and hugs have been replaced by masks and social distancing. How do we connect with people? Is Customer Service and Customer Experience a "thing" any longer? ABSOLUTELY! In fact, it's...
Creating the Black Tie Customer Experience
Achieving the highest standards of service and professionalism
Delivering the Black Tie Customer Experience! Our Signature seminar! Identify and implement the Missing Link that turns Customer Service transactions into Black Tie Brand Ambassadors! Explore the four principles connected to this missing link to deliver a consistent Black Tie Customer Experience! (Each of the four topics below can also be made into a stand-alone seminar or training.) -Build a...
Implementing the principles of Hospitality Leadership
How to be #1 at being #2
You don't have to be in the hospitality business to focus on the power of hospitality. The Gallup study tells us that only 33% of employees are actively engaged today at work. Morale is low, people are being worked harder and appreciated less and less. How do we change this mindset within our companies? It starts with not just leadership, but hospitality leadership. But what is hospitality?
Work Smarter, Not Harder
Strategies to Get More Done in Less Time with Less Stress
Interruptions, multi-tasking, meetings, multiple projects and priorities create demands and deadlines that can be hard to meet. Higher levels of stress, burnout and employee turnover can be the result. How can you achieve high levels of productivity and retain your best talent? Everyone wants to "work smarter, not harder", but what does that mean? For some, it's about being more efficient, for...
A Cleaner Version of Today's Topics and Unique Experiences
Robert "Bobby" Goldsmith has proven to be a hilarious stand-up comedian capable of getting & keeping audiences engaged and laughing. Bobby has performed on many of today's popular venues including The Improv, Hyena's, Backdoor Comedy in addition to producing his own shows as well. Having a sharp perception and being a clever comic makes Robert an excellent form of entertainment for any...
Your Money - Your Life... Yes, Yes it Does... "Money Talks!"
So, What is Your Money Telling You?
Would you get on an airplane if you didn't know where it was going? Probably NOT! Because you would really have no idea where you would wind up. So... why then wouldn't you have the same attitude about your money? As a financial professional for more than 30 years and has assisted in the mentoring of nearly 1800 advisors, I have seen it all. And, the fact is, most people (including many...
They Told Me... "I Couldn't!"
A Humorous Look at Overcoming Adversity Towards Success in Business & In Life
An Entertaining discussion at the "Ebbs and Flows" of Crafting a Successful Journey through Business and Through Life; Topics include: 1. Thriving Through the Negativity 2. Crafting Your Own Opportunity. 3. You Don't Get Paid for the Hour, You Get Paid for the Value You Bring to The Hour. 4. Q & A. It's the Drill - The Q&A that Determines a person's Real Motivation! 5. Leadership -...
WINNING THE WAR FOR YOUR LIFE AND BUSINESS
Stop self-sabotage and perform at a world-class level
Question? With all the skills and experience that people have up until now, why are they still victims of their own self-sabotage? Why do they know what to do and how to do it but still don't do it? Answer: Because they are bounded by their current mindset ceiling. This talk does not teach people anything new but it allows them to start actually performing at a world-class level in what they...
Focus on The Landing! Acting here to get there. Live or Virtual
How a Stuntman Thrives during Change.
New Technologies, Systems or processes can be daunting. Working with new management teams or people of different generations can cause stress. Changes always illicit fear. The first step in navigating change is to conquer the fear of change. This powerful Keynote gives practical tools for navigating the changes within your company, industry, or marketplace. It clearly demonstrates and inspires...
Claiming your Inner Action Hero After the Pandemic- Live or Virtual!
We've been shaken now let's get stirred.
The recent pandemic has shaken our confidence. Your team needs to be empowered to move forward confidently and empowered. What I can do for you: I will deliver a program that delivers the five key steps to empower your team after a traumatic situation. I used these tools to get out of bed after my spine separated leaving me unable to walk. I went on to become a Stuntman, Fight Director, who...
Leadership in a Changing Environment
How to lead in an Distraction Filled Environment
"The Tony Robbins of Mentalism" Ever wonder why there are so many unique problems in the workplace today? Can you imagine a workplace without cell phones, the internet and social media? Giani sure can. How do we recover from Covid 19 (see Giani articles). What do you want from a leadership speaker? Do you want someone who has been in the trenches? Someone who rose to the top? Or, perhaps,...
Is Retail Therapy Real? Why Shopping is Cheaper than Getting a Therapist!
Be Your Own Image Icon - Your Style - Your Way
Is Retail Therapy Real? Why Shopping is Cheaper than Getting a Therapist! Do you ever get that rush of adrenalin when you are about to enter the mall to go shopping or click “buy now” on your computer? Treva does! Shopping for a new outfit for yourself is instant gratification that often makes you feel better. Women tend to shop for a dose of self-esteem and for a boost of confidence,...
The Etiquette Edge for Business Success
Build Savvy Soft Skills to Increase Your Bottom Line
If your employees are not using good manners and treating customers and each other without respect, you could have a business etiquette issue on your hands, which will eventually infect your entire workplace, your business image, and your bottom line. Workplace incivility damages your business reputation, and unfortunately it is at an all time high. Treva is well-versed in turning a company’s...
Own The Room
A Master Class to Project Your Leadership Presence
Do you want to convery more authority, confidence and influence in your business to enhance your credibility as a leader? In this professional development workshop, you will learn strategies to project more confidence and power in your business interactions, build impactful communication skills, connect and build better relationships with executives, colleagues and customers and build...
Personal Branding for Leadership - I.C.E. Your Way to the TOP
Building your Brand for Effective Leadership
Developing your personal brand is essential for the advancement of your career and development as a leader. Personal branding is about making a full-time commitment to the journey of defining yourself as a person and as a leader and how this will shape the manner in which you will serve others. It includes your values, passions and purpose; basically, it’s a journey to live your authentic...
Communication Strategies for Successful Conversations
Manage Conflict - Get Results!
Having productive, healthy conversations is crucial in business and everyday life. When stakes are high, opinions vary and emotions run strong. This presentation teaches participants to manage conflict and learn the skills for creating alignment and agreement by fostering open dialogue around high-stakes, emotional, or risky topics—at all levels of the organization. By learning how to speak...
Introducing the World's First - GLOBAL GOVERNMENT MODERNIZATION PROGRAM
To Reduce Government Debts, Budget Deficits Without Raising Taxes - To Prevent Global Economic Recession
Daniel Ver, Founder, President & CEO of Canter, Inc. is a provider of Global In-Person Training to Reduce Government Debts & Budget Deficits - Without Raising Taxes and to Prevent Global Economic Recession. Governments from around the world will have several programs to choose from for immediate implementation. These fully interactive courses focus on existing global issues and...
Mind of a Champion
How to Lead with Power, Passion and Purpose
In this inspiring and high energy keynote, 8th Degree Black Belt/Master Instructor Chris Natzke, uses martial arts as a metaphor for life. In sharing his "7 Qualities of Black Belt Leadership" with businesses, organizations and their leaders, Chris demonstrates how following these principles can positively impact the lives of others and set one free to experience the success and...
Leading Change in a Changing World
Adaptive Leadership Strategies that Win
Your role as a change leader has always been dominated by your need to communicate. You communicate with your teams, stakeholders, and management team regularly. But are they getting the message? Leadership and communication techniques evolve just as people do. This engaging program will leave you with techniques to effectively communicate the change you are leading in your team or organization.
Mind of a Champion for Students
Positively Changing our World by Unleashing the Leader Within
Students today face a unique set of challenges. With the world that is moving at an accelerated pace with multiple choices before them, life has the potential to become overwhelming. Today, students are looking for how they fit in, how they can express their true empowered selves and how they can create a life that brings them personal success with meaning and happiness. In Mind of a Champion:...
How do you know you are making the correct decision?
"The Tony Robbins of Mentalism" From his 24 years of law enforcement (missing persons, CSI and mean streets) to the Space Shuttle Challenger 51L disaster, Giani has learned that decision making can be costly in any occupation or corporation (especially when safety is involved). Just one decision would have saved seven astronaut lives. Now we have to deal with the Corona Virus disaster. ...
My Well Being Matters
In this presentation, we will explore how burnout affects the individual as well as the organization. Burnout can affect more than simply the individual who has it. It leads to dispiritedness among the rest of the organization and low achievement. Burnout causes other individuals to pick up the slack and feel even more stressed than before. Audience will learn how to identify common stressful...
JOY Is Not Canceled
This session is about helping individuals find hope and resiliency amid "physical distancing", remote work, and distance learning. When crisis strikes, people panic and predict outcomes that are predicated on fear and uncertainty. Uncertainty and hopelessness are the "antagonists" in our real-life story. We lose sleep, our appetite decreases, our focus is blurred, we worry more, feel defeated...
Get Into Leadership Shape
5 Agile Principles to Develop Your C.O.R.E.
An agile leader and team has both the mindset and skill set to fully understand the work required to perform their responsibilities with the collective efforts of everyone on the team. Agile teams appreciate change and use it as an opportunity to grow. They challenge their creativity, see barriers as opportunities, and consistently push themselves out of their comfort zones to achieve the...
F'D UP: The UPside of Failure
Making SHIFT Happen
F’d Up: The Upside of Failure is a talk that will provide insight into why few people view failures as opportunities, a necessary step toward innovation and success and how to help key leaders spark a cultural change within an organization. This session will help participants navigate "everyday failures" in the workplace by examining causes and shifting our perspective to influence better...
Drop & Play Do not underestimate the power of play!
Play builds empathy. Empathy builds connection, Connection is everything
As the world “opens” and deep uncertainty is the best way to characterize the “new not-so-normal,” we are all in need of a healthy distinctive way to come together as a team, as an organization, as a conference. We are in dire need of less talk and more play! Drop & Play uses the application of improvisation! Not to worry - this is not performance improv. This is...
Collaborcate!™ Collaborate Communicate Create Big BOLD Solutions
Bringing People Together to Create the Impossible!
Collaborcate!™ Collaborate Communicate Create Big BOLD Solutions, is a tailor-made, in-demand, highly interactive(check out Max's video) keynote/workshop. Clients are loving the virtual experience! Your attendees innovate quick, productive, fun collaborations, through respectful and generous communications, while creating BOLD, audacious solutions with an excitement to implement. Imagine, 7,...
Only Imagine! —Power of Thoughts and Words to Change Your World
Our thoughts and words make a difference. Learn how to release this power of positive thoughts and words!
Science and experience prove that what we think, what be believe, what we say, what we expect makes a difference in the world we experience. Understand these principles and learn to practice them to empower you to make a difference in your world and the world around you. Presented Virtually On-Line or In-Person with equal passion!
Life After Detour
How to reset yourself after a detour so that you can achieve the vision for your life and business
In these uncertain times it is easy to be distracted, discouraged and unmotivated after a detour. We've all seen the detours happening right now! Covid continues to be a set back as events are cancelled and seniors are not able to graduate in their usual fashion. To our individual detours in this life, personal and business, gives rise to knowing HOW to have achieve the vision for your life...
Textured: The history and the skill to caring for African American Hair
Hair care for caregivers and foster parents who care for African-American children
Deanna Jones was a foster youth who aged-out of the foster care system. She can speak to the feeling of entering a home with no provision for her hair and the impact it had vs homes where that preparation was made. Deanna Jones was caseworker for 11 years with Franklin County Children’s Services serving in ongoing, intake, quality assurance and adoptions. During that 11 years she has seen...
It's Time to Emerge!
Not to Go Back to How it was Before, but to be Better than Ever Before!
“Emerge!” It’s time to come out, it’s time to spring forth, it’s time to emerge! I know much of the world is still on “lock down” but our hearts are not locked down, our spirits cannot be shut down, our dreams will not be pushed down. We are a people of uncrushable spirit, unrelenting persistence, tenacious character, and unbridled passion. We will not be locked down, shut down, pushed down...
YOU GOT THIS!
Journey To A Better You
YOU GOT THIS! Deep dive into defining the negative thinking that stops you from being your best Helps you gain a clear understanding of positive thinking and it's role in optimizing your life Provides an analytical and solution based approach in how to accept what is out of your control and how to optimize what is within your...
Never Give Up
PERSEVERANCE-ENTREPRENEUR SPECIFIC There’s something to be said for pushing through. “Getting bасk up when уоu fail, getting back up when you fail a second time, getting bасk up when fаіl a third time. Getting bасk up no matter what”.
Communicating the Value of Extended Care Planning
Emotional Trade-Offs and Difficult Care Choices for Your Clients
This program is for the banking industry, financial advisors, and insurance agents specializing in long-term and extended care planning for clients. Topics include family caregiver responsibilities, workplace issues, family relationships, the long term effects and costs of chronic illness, caregiver stress and burnout, difficulties navigating the healthcare system, legal and financial...
Taking Care of Elderly Parents: Staying at Home and Beyond
Caregiving Programs and Events: Video Conferencing & Online Webinars
Taking Care of Elderly Parents: Stay at Home and Beyond is a program by Pamela D. Wilson, caregiving expert to support working caregivers. This elder care and caregiving program can be provided on-site, virtually through broadcast quality teleconferencing, and by an online webinar. More information is on Pamela's website or you can call 303-810-1816...
Choosing Between Work and Caring for Elderly Parents
Caregiving and Elder Care Programs: The Missing Link in Employee Wellness Programs
The workplace is experiencing a growing awareness of employee caregiving responsibilities. Working caregivers have a significant negative effect on workplace productivity, absenteeism, presenteeism, and turnover. Thirty percent of working caregivers leave the workplace to care for elderly parents. Increasing awareness of caregiving responsibilities and offering caregiving programs in the...
The Power of Positive Deviance: The Key to Leadership, Participation, and Creativity
Solve Problems, Foster Leadership, Increase Mentoring with this Maximum Result, Minimum Cost Strategy
TIME: Keynote: 45 min to 90 min Training half or full day Note added value: no cost 1-hour webinar two weeks following the presentation Who in your organization or among your constituents and consumers is a maverick? Who is problem-solving in creative ways? Who is breaking the mold? If you don’t know the answer or if your organization does not encourage such “otherness,” you are wasting...
Title: Gusto Living During Coronavirus
Let's Make Sure this Crisis Does Not Go To Waste
Title: Gusto Living During Coronavirus · What Is Gusto Living? Why are some people thriving during sequestration and others getting anxious? · What Is Gusto Health? What new breakthroughs for healthy aging are being discovered because of COVID–19? · What is Gusto Self Care? What Do gero-scientists say you can do to be less vulnerable to viruses now and in the...
Telling Your Business Story in the Face of COVID-19
The Reputation of Senior Communites Were Hit Hard: Know the Words that Help You Recover
Format: running time 60-90 minutes Covid-19 has hit the reputation of senior living communites hard. How are you crafting your story? Your narrative is the most powerful tool you have for recovery. It must reflect every aspect of the service, experience and training of your staff and leadership. This program is perfect for: . Leaders in Adult Housing, Senior Residences, Health Care...
Building the Longevity Practice
How to Attract and Retain Todayâ€™s Most Affluent and Educated Client Base
This is a 1-hour keynote or full or half day training Create a 5 Generation Sustainable Practice. The affluent boomer, mature, and caregiver investor is the most active, educated, and engaged cohort in history. They make financial decisions for their parents, children, and grandchildren. By 2025 there will be 82 million over the age of 65! Offer Longevity Planning Not Just Retirement Planning.
The Next Step
Navigating A New Adventure
Transitions can be both exciting and uncomfortable. A willingness to take healthy risks, stay adaptable, and remain resilient can help you find your path in any new environment. Discover the tools necessary to take ownership of your next adventure.
The Pursuit of Endurance
Uncovering the Leader Within
Trailblazers forge new paths for other people to follow. Similarly, an effective leader will guide his or her organization by creating alignment, fostering communication, and embracing discomfort. Discover your strengths and hone your strategies to be a Trailblazer.
Keep Going and Travel Light
Sometimes you need specific takeaways... other times you need to peer into someone's soul and leave with what you want. This is Jennifer's story in her voice - the one she hiked 14,000 miles to find. It is the journey of a record setter, mother, and business owner who faces setbacks, wrestles insecurities, and relentlessly pursues her goals - one step at a time.
Exceeding Everyone's Expectations
The barriers to success are both internal and environmental. These obstacles are overcome by honing your strengths, identifying your team, and taking healthy risks. Find out how to overcome internal limitations and external perceptions to exceed everyone’s...
Record Setting Support
Moving Forward Together
A team is more than the sum of its parts. The most productive ones are able to anticipate needs, communicate clearly, and hold each other accountable with minimal tension. Learn to avoid dysfunction, maximize support, and transform your group into the highest performing team possible.
Creating Happiness in the New Normal
Seven Secrets to a Healthier & Happier You.
Happiness is not something that happens to you. You can’t just decide to be happy. Happiness is an emotion that is created by a million momentary choices. Even though we are on our own unique journey, research has shown that we can actually positively influence our happiness. Learn the secrets to promote the positive in your everyday life. Understand how to focus on the things you can control...
THE ART OF THE ADVERSITY COMEBACK:
The Strategies and Secrets to Resilience, Revival and Renewal
The people who have risen to the top and stayed at the top have world-class resilience. People with a vision and desire can overcome everyday challenges, just like when Champions overcome changing situations. We all possess the ability to be resilient and overcome life's challenges when we have the proper tools. Nikki did four things that anybody can learn to do: 1. Develop a clear vision and...
The 11 Principles of Transformation
Transform Your Loss-Transform Your Life
The times we are living now cannot be more challenging. We are experiencing losses at all levels that can affect our mental and emotional state; diminish our productivity, motivation and hope for the future. After this pandemic of the Covid19 the world we knew has changed and this may represent many losses. I want to present you a helpful program that helps people transform their lives after...
FROM TIRED AND STRESSED TO INSPIRED AND BLESSED
DO MORE IN LESS TIME
Core Focus: Work Life Balance /Time Managment Skills Get ready for life changing tools that will enable more productivity and less “busy-ness” so you have time to do all the things. Jean wil share new ideas and tools you can use immediately for more. More Impact. More Time. More Money.
Creating A High-Performing Culture
5 Tenets of all high-performing teams
CORE FOCUS: Leadership, Culture, ACHIEVING BREAKTHROUGH RESULTS Ready to level up your leadership skills? Corporate Culture influences productivity, creativity, profitability, firm value, and growth rates. According to a recent Forbes study, 90% of executives say culture is important and yet only 15% say their culture is where it needs to be. Learn the secrets the masters use to engage the 5...
5 SUPERPOWERS TO BE EXTRAORDINARY
UNLEASH THE POWER IN YOUR TEAM
Core Focus: Employee Empowerment, Engagement, Embracing Change, Achieving Breakthrough Results Summary: Ready to achieve breakthrough results? Ready to lead your team to do the impossible? It starts with embracing these 5 superpowers. We will learn the 5 superpowers and how to engage them for achieving breakthrough results, personally and professionally.
Leading in Turbulent Times
How leaders and prospective leaders can THRIVE from change in crisis
There is no doubt that most of us find ourselves in unchartered territory right now if in a crisis and its impact on our families, communities, businesses, and world. The unknown can be unnerving and fear-inducing if we let it. It can also be an opportunity for heightened creative thinking, more authentic connection and courageous leadership for business, government and association professionals.
Coloring Outside the Lines...Creating a NEW Customer Experience
How to re-invent the customer/patient exerience and go beyond customer service
This high-energy, participatory, humorous session has received outstanding reviews from diverse business professionals around the world. Certified Speaking Professional, Jeff Tobe, challenges you to step outside your comfort zone in positioning yourself more creatively than ever before. He provides the insight you require to give yourself the ‘competitive edge’ for which we all strive in...
Behavior based personality assessment and understanding
In this authorized training of the Everything DiSC system, participants will learn: 1. What personality style they are, and understand their motivations and frustrations 2. What the styles are of their teammates, and understand their motivations and frustrations 3. How to work more effectively with each styles 4. How to communicate more effectively with each style 5. A simple way to "read" what...
The Five Behaviors of Cohesive Teams
Wiley/Everything DiSC authorized training
The Five Behaviors of Cohesive Teams program begins with a team assessment based on Patrick Lencioni's book, The Five Dysfunctions of Teams. Once the assessment results are in, a trained facilitator will lead the team through the five behaviors, how your team scored in each category, and offer solutions for improvement. The five behaviors include: building vulnerability-based trust, managing...
Building BRAVE Cultures: Conscious Leadership Practices
A new way forward to thrive in challenging times.
BRAVE Cultures are Purpose-driven, wildly innovative, and fiercely inclusive. This program has been structured to run as a one hour intro (free), or a one-to-three days plus follow up training (paid). It will teach leaders how to: 1. Embed purpose and values into your company's culture, and to understand the ROI for doing so 2. Learn about and practice the foundational aspects of conscious...
Change Management DIY!
How to lead successful change
Change Management DIY— How to implement successful change, even if you have to Do-It-Yourself! We know change management improves project success and helps people adopt change. But what do you do when you don’t have a dedicated resource for your change effort? You will learn to - Assess the scope of change with two simple tools - Recognize the “Must Haves” for your change management...
Ready, Set, Change!
Simplify and Accelerate Organizational Change
READY, Set, Change! Accelerate and Simplify Organizational Change Management. Organizational Change Management is defined as moving an organization and its stakeholders from the current state to a future state. The extent to which employees are ready, willing and able to adopt change is a key indicator of project success. READY, Set, Change! provides a framework which compliments traditional...
Breaking the 7 Habits of Negativity, and Other Secrets of Getting Along
Creating and Sustaining a Positive Workplace
Turnover, stress related illness & disengagement are signs of a problematic workplace and often result from mismanaged change. Gallup State of the American workplace reports nearly 70% of employees are unhappy or disengaged at work. This presentation provides humorous insights into the 7 Habits of Negativity with strategies and tactics to stop gossip, increase camaraderie and develop...
BETTER WORK: Creating Meaningful work to move the needle on results that matter most.
Creating Meaningful work to move the needle on results that matter most.
Better work… is what we all believe we’re capable of doing. It’s what we crave as humans - to wake up everyday feeling inspired, challenged and knowing what we do matter’s. It’s not just about passion, happiness or even loving what we do – it’s also about executing on meaningful work that makes a difference and moves the needle. This means delivering high value work to the right projects, at...
Nomadic Retirement: Why Stay in One Place?
Lessons from the Road
This funny and informative talk gives the audience a bird's eye view into life on the road for a Nomadic retiree. On a trip intended for one year, Jay is currently beginning the sixth year of an incredible solo journey around the world. In this talk she openly shares mishaps like being detained in Vietnam three days for overstaying her visa, being turned away at the border in Panama, and the joy...
Create MILLION DOLLAR Connections - EXPERIENCE
Experience - We all have it!
How are evaluating your experiences in business and life? We grossly under value the true power of connections. This high energy, creative, and thought provoking keynote will change your perspective and outlook on life. Our experiences allow us to connect with co-workers, customers, management, and family. Identifying and outlining our basic experiences bring astronomical value on a daily...
Data Presentation + Storytelling Boot Camp
A Master Storytelling Toolbox for Data Analysts, Data Scientists, and Digital Marketers
I offer a variety of modular training services that are either a key focal point or a complement to private corporate and industry live and virtual events. CORE TRAINING CURRICULUM (all is modular) Understand why presenting data effectively is vital to your career What’s at the root of the boring presentation epidemic What you can expect to learn from this comprehensive course How to get...
Gratitude Creates Peak Performance
Enhancing the Workplace Experience Through Gratitude
I present an enlightening and empowering keynote that gives you the tools & techniques to take charge of your life and attitude at work. My presentation is available either in person or virtually on a Zoom type platform. Whether you are struggling at work, can't manage your time effectively, or need to reframe and refocus your attitude, then this is the presentation that will get you...
Happiness Starts With Gratitude
How to Overcome any Obstacle with Grace and Gratitude
I present an exciting, enlightening, and empowering keynote that provides you with the tools and techniques to take charge of your life. My presentation is available either in person or virtually on a Zoom type platform. I am NOT your typical robotic speaker with his powerpoint slides, instead, my presentation is a very interactive, humorous, fun, and entertaining presentation that includes...
Next Level Service
How to Create a "WOW" Customer Service Experience
This program presents a variety of innovative ideas, strategies and techniques to create an exceptional customer service experience and elevate the customer service provided by your business and your teams. Creating and providing a "WOW" customer service experience all starts with your mindset and your belief that exceptional customer service will make a financial difference in your business...
How to Build Teams of Micro-Innovators, Problem Solvers, and Customer Advocates
What would happen if every member of your team came to work focused on finding solutions and creating better results? Based on ground-breaking new research in innovation and problem-solving, you'll learn what leaders like you are doing to build more creative and solutions-oriented teams. You'll explore the root causes of FOSU (fear of speaking up) and techniques to turn your team’s fears and...
11 Ways Leaders Can Lead Through the COVID-19 Pandemic
Leading Change in the New Normal
As a leader during these challenging times, you can look at change in two ways: (1) It creates opportunities; or, (2) change is horrible, something that is frightening. In this new normal, with upheaval, uncertainty, and change spinning around us, I urge you to think of change as an opportunity to think differently. Change happens every single day. Nothing stays the same. Business will be...
The Power of Possible!
How to create more perspiration with a bit of Inspiration
If you want to develop a team that is inspired while looking to be a catalyst for change then this is the correct program. With practical instruction and engaging group work, Devin shows you how to inspire a culture of teamwork, accountability and a culture of "we" not "me". Devin gives talks and workshops around the country, The programs below can be adapted for either keynote speeches or...
Mission Possible: Positive Leadership
Are you a positive leader? Do you wonder how others think about your attitude as a leader?
Are you a positive leader? Do you wonder how others think about your attitude as a leader? A quick test is to observe the way people react to you when you walk into a room. Are people happy to see you? Do they want to talk to you? Or do they quickly make themselves scarce? If they run when they see you, it's time for an attitude check. Negativity in organizations is costing US businesses...
HOW TO DESIGN A COMPANY CULTURE EMPLOYEES LOVE
Building a Happy, Positive Culture at Work
Building a great place to work doesn’t have to be complicated; it starts with your employees. Managers and HR can learn invaluable skills for understanding employee well-being and how it impacts the culture at work. In this session, participants will learn why employee happiness and social-emotional health matter in today’s workplace. They will also learn how to use people analytics to make...
The Gratitude Effect
Unleashing the Power of Recognition in Organizations
Human workplaces understand the power of acknowledgement in the workplace. But the most enlightened organizations are taking recognition and rewards a step further. By operationalizing gratitude at work, they are seeing measurable improvements in engagement, retention, safety, and productivity. That’s because gratitude, when given frequently and crowdsourced, changes not only the receiver, but...
Finding Gratitude in the Face of Uncertainty?
Inoculating your brain against anxiety and stress
Have you noticed that some people are able to maintain a relatively positive attitude regardless of what’s happening around them ? Like everyone, they can appreciate the good times, but they also seem to be able to focus on the positive in the face of so much uncertainty and a string of negative events which seem almost daily. Fortunately, a positive attitude can be cultivated, with a little...
The Heart of a Volunteer
Loving, Kind and Giving
This heartwarming keynote gives a look at the life of a volunteer. Jay takes the listener on a journey through the heart of a volunteer giving the audience glimpses of a career of volunteering in Mexico, Ghana, South Africa, and home in the U.S. The audience will leave this presentation with the confidence that they too can make a difference in their community. You will never underestimate the...
Basic Money Management
The Road to Financial Independence
In this presentation Jay shares three pieces of advice from her father that have proven to be the most empowering words of financial wisdom. Participants will learn about controlling spending habits, defining long-term financial goals, understanding their personal spending and saving patterns, planning and saving for the things they really want, and living beneath their means as a way of life....
Become a Dynamic Speaker
Power Presentation Skills
Aside from highlighting techniques for beginning a speech, using stories to deliver your message and connecting with your audience, this interactive workshop shares the fundamentals of public speaking; delivering a powerful message, connecting with your audience, and getting your point across clearly. She also discusses how to avoid "death by PowerPoint" by creating slides that will impact your...
The No BS Guide to Mental Health.
An instructional manual for your greatest asset
Knowing how your brain works, and doesn't work, in certain situations will help you to be happy and gain balance in your life. Cognitive Behavioral tools and skills to keep your mind and life moving forward in hard and good times.
Getting past the worst of times through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, re-framing your thoughts
The worst has happened. Now what? How do we move on? How do we cope? Michelle will share cognitive behavioral skills, tools, and a daily practice to get past grief and other hard situations.
Embrace Your Courage During Times of Uncertainty
Now Is the Time!
The biggest obstacle faced by today’s employees can be summed up in two words: unprecedented uncertainty. Failure to acknowledge this new reality is to live in denial and risk not just personal success but a company’s success and survival. Thinking differently and being willing to challenge self-doubt during times of uncertainty requires courage. We all know that uncertainty is an inevitable...
The New Mainstream Insider
How will America's Economy Recover?
Before understanding how we can recover from the pandemic economically, we must first understand who and what were driving America’s economy before covid-19, and how those drivers have been impacted. Of course, everyone wants to know, "Now what?" The New Mainstream Insider offers answers ... and maybe raises new questions for you to answer to enable America's economic recovery. This...
It's Now Time
Going Deeper into Your Potential
I see that intimidated person inside of you still waiting for permission, approval, and validation. I see that person because I used to be in the same shoes. Fearful of what others would think or say about me. I traded getting permission from my parents for getting approval from influential people. Shrinking back was my norm until I learned that there are gifts inside of me that demand freedom....
Get the Most From Your Team by Cultivating Enthusiastic Advocates
Internal Marketing Strategies That Work
Leverage the power of internal marketing to effectively promote your company’s products and services by increasing employee engagement with your organization's goals and cultivate brand advocacy. Create a workplace culture of resiliency, collaboration, and excellence. As a work-life integration researcher and board-certified internal medicine physician, Dr. Dalton-Smith has spent over 20 years...
Expand You Mental and Creative Capacity
Breaking Through the Lies You Tell Yourself
Imagine life with unlimited possibility, where fear, misconceptions, and insecurities don't have the power to rob you of your potential or your dreams. Many have trouble seeing this vision because they are bound by mental ties (lies) that prevent them from fully enjoying their creative capacity. During this session, Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith shows you how to break free from seven mental ties...
The Power of Resilience
The Power of Resilience in Cultivating Healthy Leaders and A Healthy Team
In this talk for busy over-stressed individuals, Dr. Dalton-Smith shares keys to thriving in the midst of change. Discover how better self-awareness can lead to greater resilience. Through the use of engaging storytelling and real-life examples, Dr. Dalton-Smith shares the role of resilience, change management, and self-care in optimizing personal productivity, improving time/energy management,...
Shift Happens!® Reinvent Yourself Using 3D Thinking™
Latest Best Selling Book (May 2020)
When Shift Happens, you can manage it, or it can control you. COVID-19 shifted the entire world. In this process, it leveled the playing field and marketplace. For the first time in our history, it no longer matters what you did in the past. It's now about finding new opportunities and solving problems. This presentation applies to anyone that wants to stop limiting yourself, retaking control,...
Blabvertising:The Art of Word of Mouth Marketing
Relationship Marketing In Challenging Times
Discover how the top sales professionals leverage their relationships and stand out in a competitive marketplace. This high energy, interactive, and entertaining program has helped thousands of businesses create instant yet sustainable growth. Your audience will be motivated, entertained, and will receive turn-key success tools that they can put to work right away!! This program will be...
Fine-Tuning Your Financial Literacy
Simple Steps to Creating Financial Abundance
Fine-Tuning Your Financial Literacy will help your audience discover the power of taking charge of their finances, cashflow, and destiny. In this program, you will discover: - How discipline creates freedom in your financial world - Fighting off the monster of immediate gratification - How to find the right kind of expert at the right time Madeline's extensive experience in running a...
Leadership On a Shoestring Budget
Essential Leadership Skills for Small Business Success
Today's Uncertain times require that businesses and organizations maintain a strong vision, yet remain flexible in their approach. During this program, your audience will discover the following: - How to communicate a clear vision - How to communicate with difficult people - How to lead people who are different than you are What people are saying: "Dr. Madeline Frank was a fantastic guest...
Tune Up Your Business
Small Changes that Create Big Results
While touring the world and playing her music in nearly every continent, Dr. Frank realizes the importance of having everything in tune. The smallest tuning changes can transform mundane notes into beautiful music. The same is true for your business. In this program, your group will discover: - The power of positive habits - First impressions and lasting impressions - How to tap into your...
Don't Stop Thinking
The Creative Mind
Are you a Creative? Do you want to be more Creative? Do you feel you lack Creativity? Creativity doesn't always come easy but it can certainly be increased and/or sharpened. This presentation will provide Mack's method for becoming more aware of the creative genius inside of you. > Bust the myth that everyone isn't Creative > Discover Creative Characteristics you never knew you had >...
GET ORGANIZED, PRIORITIZED OR GET BURIED!
Timeless Strategies on Managing Time and Living Happy!
Ever leave work with your to-do list half-finished? If you're like most people, it happens often. Your important plans were sacrificed so you could: 1. Empty your inbox 2. Address every minor crisis only you can handle. 3. Write every letter, answer every email and address every IM interruption. Then you leave you wondering, “Will I ever get caught up? Wonder no more. You can move from...
SPARK: Cultivating An Agile Workforce In a Time of Disruption
Expanding Your Change Management Capacity
SPARK: Cultivating An Agile Workforce In a Time of Disruption You don’t need me to tell you that in this day and age we are in a constant state of flux. Our surroundings, just like us are changing. With the ever-growing complexity and uncertainties of our world, the changes that have already occurred are bound to have an impact on everything we do, including how we teach, train, and work....
"THE SPARK: How To Brand Your Love and Grow Your Business"
"THE SPARK: How To Brand Your Love and Grow Your Business"
THE SPARK: How To Brand Your Love and Grow Your Business! Our goal, help you "BRAND YOUR LOVE & INCREASE PERFORMANCE!" Frequently businesses singularly focus on revenue or profit goals without considering how do they create "WOW Experiences" for their employees. Gallup recently reported only 32 percent of employees were engaged in their jobs, costing companies lost performance and...
Branding Your Platinum Service
"How To Brand Your Love With Memorable Moments"
Branding Your Platinum Service! Most company's focus solely on profits without considering the impact "customer love" has on engagement scores, turning customers into billboards, and how these affect the bottom line. This presentation focuses on finding what we call, "Your Purple Cow" and subsequently implementing a customer experience strategy that increases customer satisfaction scores and...
"CRAFTING AN IGNITING CULTURE"
Essentials To Productivity and Healthy Workplace Relationships
CRAFTING AN IGNITING CULTURE! Dick Clark stated in Executive Leadership Magazine “The fact is, culture eats strategy for lunch." Many organizations believe great vision and strategy is enough for the organization to thrive. However, you can have a good vision and an awesome strategy in place, but if you don’t have the culture and the enabling systems, the negative culture of the organization...
When getting a "NO" is the right way to go...
P2P SALES - Success = How Can You Turn a No Into Yes!
So, you're a salesperson... Huh? It's probably not something you ever dreamt about as a child or even aspired to while in college. It's probably not even on your list of the most respected professions? More often, than not, your career in sales is something you fell into, not often by design... but by default. It seemed like nothing was going right for you and you needed something in your...
Believe That Success is Inevitable - Work Like You're Broke!
"The Harder You Work... The Luckier You Get!"
BOOM! For many people, success can be fleeting, "Here Today, Gone Tomorrow!" The fact is, it is often best never to feel comfortable as if "you've arrived," until you truly have! Therefore, it is extremely important to continue on your journey to uncover the means to consistently be moving forward... because the world is not now and never has been stagnant. How do you make sure you're always...
Improv(e) Your Sales Success! (Applying Improvisation to Sales Skills)
Engaging, Interactive Keynote or Workshop - Offered Live or Virtually
This live or virtual keynote (or workshop) explores how to listen and build ideas more effectively, moving good ideas to become great ideas. Applying the same techniques that improvisers use to create under pressure, the session ties those skills to your team/company. Every keynote is customized with a corporate training questionnaire and can be delivered as a one-off or as part of a larger...
Turbo-Charge Your Event! (Teamwork, Leadership, Innovation)
Engaging, Interactive Keynote or Workshop - Offered Live or Virtually
This live or virtual keynote (or workshop) explores how to listen and build ideas more effectively, moving good ideas to become great ideas. Applying the same techniques that improvisers use to create under pressure, the session ties those skills to your team/company. Every keynote is customized with a corporate training questionnaire and can be delivered as a one-off or as part of a larger...
Train Your Head to Think on Its Feet! (Live or Virtual Sessions on Teamwork, Leadership, Sales)
Engaging, Interactive Keynote or Workshop - Offered Live or Virtually
This live or virtual keynote (or workshop) explores how to listen and build ideas more effectively, moving good ideas to become great ideas. Applying the same techniques that improvisers use to create under pressure, the session ties those skills to your team/company. Every keynote is customized with a corporate training questionnaire and can be delivered as a one-off or as part of a larger...
Who they are, what makes them tick, and why you desperately need them in your organization
We all should look to spread joy but there is a special breed of people whose very essence is to radiate joy. They can’t help themselves. It’s in their DNA. Over the years, I’ve noticed and encountered these individuals who radiate positivity. I’ve studied the impact that Joy-Spreaders make on organizational cultures. These special people breathe life into others, delight in the presence of...
Mental Health Matters
Strategies to Manage Stress, Anxiety and Depression in the Workplace
We know from years of research that happiness leads to higher levels of productivity and engagement. But there is a prerequisite to happiness that doesn’t get a lot of attention - mental and psychological safety. In a new environment, we want to know if it is a safe place, a place that I can belong, a place that I can thrive. Uncertain times create stress, anxiety and threaten the foundation...
Confident Coping After Disaster, Stress and Trauma
How to Go From Post Traumatic Stress to Post Traumatic Growth
ONLINE DELIVERY AVAILABLE! This workshop is an opportunity for participants to learn and practice new skills that will build resiliency and increase their personal strengths and abilities to cope with the stress of life changing events. Basic information about stress can assist participants to: 1) recognize and manage these stress responses; 2) appreciate the impact of stress on their lives;...
Retrain Your Brain for Success in 8 Weeks or Less!
How to Use Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology & Spirituality to Create the Life You Want
ONLINE DELIVERY AVAILABLE! Are ready to shift to the next level of success? Dr. Wallace shares simple, yet effective, evidence-based psychological techniques and time-tested spiritual principles that work for those who are willing to start, commit, practice, and wait with hope for their dreams to manifest into reality. * Create success in life, work, and business using powerful mind...
"If Disney Ran Your Business What Would It Look Like?"
Secrets to Create a Disney-like Customer Focused Culture and Unique and Memorable Client Experience in Any Business Today!
(Virtual, Live and Pre-Recorded Webinars, Keynote or 2-hr to Full Day Programs) Have you ever wondered how the Walt Disney World Resort® continues to produce a dynamic model on Business Excellence, Leadership, Working Environment and Customer Experience? Imagine if you could create a customer focused culture like Disney what would it look like? Picture your Organization and Team finally...
Do It NOW! A 7-Step Plan to Beat Bad Habits that Block Success
How to Beat Bad Habits (like Procrastination) in 8 Weeks or Less
ONLINE DELIVERY AVAILABLE! How would it feel to have a secret formula - sort of like a master key you can use anytime to break bad habits like procrastination, perfectionism, and automatic negative thought habits that have been blocking your path to success? This workshop is based on my book, Do It NOW! A 7-Step Plan to Fix Bad Habits that Block Success. The book is accompanied by a...
"Making Leadership and the Workplace Magical!"
How to Lead & Create a 'Whistle While You Work' Positive Team Culture in Your Organization That Lasts!
(Virtual, Live and Pre-Recorded Webinars, Keynote or 2-hr to Full Day Programs) John shares his Disney Leadership Strategies and experience to show you how you can lead effectively to create a productive, customer focused, positive and fun "Whistle While You Work" environment to increase productivity, sales, customer loyalty, improve morale and the energy in your organization. Learn the keys...
Mental Reprogramming Secrets for Success in Life, Love, & Business
Subconscious Mind Reprogramming Techniques that Work! ONLINE DELIVERY AVAILABLE!
ONLINE DELIVERY AVAILABLE! Learn proven, time-tested secrets successful people use to manifest what they desire. By the end of this workshop you will know how to accomplish the goals you set for yourself by using powerful strategies from psychology, brain science, hypnosis, mindfulness, and Reiki. Heal from Past Traumas & Disasters Improve Relationships Maximize Performance Find Your...
"How To Find, Interview and Hire The Right People!"
Success Strategies To Have Only the Best People in Your Organization and Never Have a Bad Hire Again. Ever!
(Virtual, Live and Pre-Recorded Webinars, Keynote or 2-hr to Full Day Programs) Are you tired of having candidates do so well during the interview only to be a bust on the job? Is your Business like a revolving door of average employees coming and going? Have you ever wondered why your competition has better players? Your people are your greatest asset yet most managers and businesses have no...
"Making Relationships Magical!"
How to Connect, Be More Memorable and Likable To Customers, Clients and Team Members in 30 Seconds or Less!
(Virtual, Live and Pre-Recorded Webinars, Keynote or 2-hr to Full Day Programs) Are poor relationships causing your teams to struggle, lack productivity, employee turnover, poor service and lack of sales? Imagine if everyone on your team or business could get along, make instant connections with your customers or clients, be more memorable and likable and create trusting relationships that...
The Dear John Message that will Lift Every Heart
Life long Benefits from an undelivered letter
What are the most important lessons in life? What began as Richard writing a life lessons message to his infant son John in the event that he didn’t live to teach him personally, became a mission to teach others those lessons after the son prematurely died within the year. Your audience will hear the three most important lessons that will change the future for them and those they influence! ...
DON'T LET A WORKPLACE VIOLENT INCIDENT TURN INTO THE NEXT ACTION MOVIE YOU STAR IN!
How to survive a workplace terrorist attack.
You just came back from lunch to find a gunman holding your staff hostage. Someone barged into your office with a gun. Do you know what to do? As a survivor of a failed double assassination attempt on my life, as a special investigator with the New York Police Department, I have helped many organizations understand the value of being prepared for any sudden emergency in the work place or in...
Foundations of Leadership
Using guilding principles to influence others to make good choices
Learn how key organizational documents provide clues to influence others, reduce conflict with stakeholders, and make better decisions. Increase your circle of influence by practicing the techniques learned in this program. In the full program, students practice their new found skills in a variety of exercises. The final activity requires students to develop an action plan to implement the...
How to Stay Out of the Email Cemetery
Improving sales communications to grow your business without being "icky salesy"
Wondering why your sales prospects keep ghosting you? Want your sales outreach and your revenue goals to come alive? Want to sanity-check your email habits to see if you’re at risk of becoming a sales zombie? Through a balance of wit and expertise, you'll learn: * The most common email mistakes, categorized by eight personas * Exactly where sales emails (aka "email cemetery...
They're Driving Me Crazy!
Strategies for Dealing with Difficult People in the Workplace and Life.
Difficult people are everywhere. They affect our productivity at work and the quality of our personal lives. In this program, we will discuss communications and conflict management techniques for dealing difficult people and methods for strengthening workplace relationships and team collaboration when dealing personal and business challenges. This program can be a 1hr., 3hr. or 6hr. workshop.
Gain The Upper Hand Networking
Make your first point of contact a Powerful First Point of Impact
Develop quality contacts through effective networking. We all network every day! Is your networking paying off for you? Are you collecting business cards or making meaningful connections? Networking is an essential activity for all business professionals. Everyone can learn strategies to make networking efforts productive. Networking correctly builds business and drives revenue and...
Staying Strong as You Age
Say "Yes" to Fitness, "No" to Frailty and Falls
If your audience participants are looking for health, wellness and fitness advice and strategies for successful aging, then they will love Dr. Winuk's educational, yet informal and conversational approach. With 30+ years experience as a physical therapist and healthcare instructor, Dr. Winuk will review common obstacles to and solutions for remaining strong and independent as we age. An...
The High Performance Brain
Leading to Create Higher Performance through Innovation and Change
Jamie Damsker delivers an insightful, humorous, and interactive presentation that pulls back the curtain on the neuroscience behind why we do what we do and don't do what we don't do. With this newfound knowledge, you can dramatically alter how you lead and create a culture and followership that transforms your organization and the people within.
Develop the Olympian Within!
Olympic Principles for Success in Business and Life
The pillars of Olympism are the same principles for success in business and in life. 3x Gold Medalist, 2x Olympian and Captain of the Team USA, Josh Davis, creatively weaves real life stories into the 4 foundational points that can take a company or an individual to the next level.
Crisis Leadership Lessons from USS Cole Bombing
Leadership in the moment of a crisis or emergency where leadership truly matters
Five Lessons in Crisis Leadership from the attack on USS COLE. Listen to a previous podcast at Manage This: https://www.velociteach.com/2020/05/crisis-leadership-lessons/ It seems like just about anything can happen to anyone, anywhere. From terrorism, to natural disaster to the everyday serious traffic accident, we can never truly know how we will react in a time of crisis. Some of us will...
Resilience | Self-Care
Two sides of the same coin
AVAILABLE ONLINE. This program, which ranges from 1.5-5 hours in length, helps participants learn what resilience is using a 7-C model of elements that each person can control or influence. At the mid-point of the event, the focus turns from a choice-based resilience model and how it helps to self-care, linking the amplification of efforts to connecting the 7Cs to the actions taken in specific...
If Change Is All There Is, Choice Is All You've Got!
Taking Charge of Change
Everybody experiences it, no one likes it, and companies (and individuals) spend lots of time trying to manage it. Every transaction in personal and business life is, simply put, change. Your audience will learn: --The universal feelings people have when change occurs --How the feelings align with the role a person occupies relative to change --Why people often choose failure over success --The...
Trust & Teamwork
Lessons from 9/11
In a world where trust is under attack from all quarters and where real teamwork does not appear to be the norm Michael Hingson's existence and life relies on both just to survive. Today, more than ever, with the advent of the Covid-19 pandemic we have so many mixed messages that we do not know who or what to trust. "Who is really on our team?" Mr. Hingson, who happens to be blind, uses a guide...
How to Get Happier--and Why You Should Try To!
How getting happier can change lives and improve health; practical actions to help hike up happiness.
AVAILABLE ONLINE. Do you know people who just love to be miserable? Or people who just want to get a little happier? Most of us could do with "hiking up our happy" wherever we are! In learning how to go from her "big old unhappy hole" to a life of much more happiness, Elizabeth Power found something much bigger: joy. Deep abiding content and being happier takes attention, and in this...
Turning the Tales on Terrorism
Lessons from the Twin Towers
As a survivor of the 9/11 tragedy as well as being a person who happens to be blind, Michael Hingson enthralls audiences worldwide with his unique perspective on life and relationships. He describes himself as a person who has grown up, survived, and flourished in a world full of misconceptions about blindness and increasingly poor and distrustful attitudes toward people in general. On...
Then Incredible Power of the Human-Animal Bond
Lessons from a Guide Dog Team
Millions of Americans enjoy the love and companionship of their pets. Medical research is proving that the human/animal bond can also have a measurable and positive effect on our physical well-being. Meet Michael Hingson, a survivor of the World Trade Center attacks on 9/11, a very successful professional with 35 years of sales management and corporate management experience, a number one New...
Ethics: The Real Bottom Line
Bringing Principles Back
During Michael Hingson's more than 40 years in sales and senior management positions he was confronted many times by ethical choices concerning doing what was best for the customer and doing what would maximize profits for his companies, including companies he owned personally. In this talk Mike discusses ethics and how our basic life principles should always be the guiding light that...
Michael Hingson Speaker Overview
#1 New York Times Best-selling Author and International Speaker
Michael Hingson is an internationally acclaimed public speaker and consultant who uses his personal stories and experiences escaping from and surviving the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 as the backdrop for his talks on the life lessons he has learned growing up in a world different from what most of us experience. Michael, blind since birth, survived the 9/11...
Is This the Choice That Will Change Your Life?
Strategies for Success in a Challenging World
"How did I get in this mess?" How often have we asked ourselves that very question or something like it? In this presentation Michael Hingson, blind since birth and a survivor of the World Trade Center terrorist attacks talks about how the choices we make direct our lives. He discusses choices that he made that brought him to the World Trade Center on 9/11 and choices which helped him and...
THE 15 INVALUABLE LAWS OF GROWTH
How to Achieve Your Personal and Professional Potential
(available as an onsite seminar or online webinar) Everyone wants to grow personally and professionally, but many people struggle to do so. If only there were tried and true principles certain to help you grow? Good news! Leadership guru John C. Maxwell identified 15 laws guaranteed to do just that. Based on lessons from his book by the same title, this program uses self-assessments, group...
EVERYONE COMMUNICATES, FEW CONNECT
How to Make Powerful Personal and Professional Connections
(available as an onsite seminar or online webinar) Ever wonder why some people move forward while you seem to spin your wheels? Or why your colleagues seek input from others but don't value your great ideas? Although everyone communicates, some people are better at identifying with and relating to others. Based on the book Everyone Communicates, Few Connect by John Maxwell, this program will...
GAINING AND SUSTAINING CREDIBILITY
How to Earn the Trust and Confidence of Others
(available as an onsite seminar or online webinar) Credibility is about earning the trust and confidence of others. People with credibility are able to influence others, unify groups, and instill confidence even in the midst of uncertainty. Those without credibility simply cannot. If you want others to recognize you as a person of character, a trusted advisor, and an admirable leader -...
How to Be Who You Are and Do What is Right
(available as an onsite seminar or online webinar) Integrity is the heart of leadership and authenticity is its soul. Authentic leaders have the self-awareness to know what they value, the transparency to speak the truth, and the courage to do what is right. Through self-assessments, ethical decision-making scenarios, and other real-world applications, this program will challenge you to think...
BECOMING A PERSON OF INFLUENCE
How to Positively Impact the Lives of Others
(available as an onsite seminar or online webinar) Everyone influences others. Whenever your life connects with another person, you exert influence. Everything you do -at home, at work, or at play- has an impact on the lives around you. No matter what your goals are in life, you can achieve them more effectively and efficiently and the contribution you make can be longer lasting if you learn...
BUILD CLIENT TRUST!
Tell the Stories Employees and Clients really need to Hear.
Keynotes are delivered in-person or virtually and can be expanded into coaching as well as workshop programs. Do your internal and external customers trust the stories you tell? Are these stories actually use- or business cases which stop, just when they need to continue? Courageous and compelling storytelling is your key to business growth: acquiring, serving and retaining customers,...
BUILD WORKFORCE VALUE!
Purpose-Driven Storytelling pokes Holes in Organizational Value Silos.
Keynotes are delivered in-person or virtually and can be expanded into coaching as well as workshop programs. How can people, who solve problems differently, better deliver purpose-driven, differentiated value to co-workers, colleagues, investors, stakeholders and clients? Poke holes in your organization’s value silos by leveraging purpose-driven storytelling. When people across organizations...
BUILD PROFESSIONAL SUCCESS!
Your Purpose-Driven Story is the Key to Your Professional Success
Keynotes are delivered in-person or virtually and can be expanded into coaching as well as workshop programs. Are you satisfied in your current employment role and function? Or, do you desire being invited to take a place at your organization’s leadership table? Your professional trajectory depends on how you respond when people ask: “What do you do?” Do you respond with Professional Labels:...
I Wish I Had More Courage!
Conscious Living, Conscious Courage, Unconscious Dying
What is everyday courage, and how do you apply the benefits to daily life? How might your life change if you integrated five simple courage tenets that transcended “I Wish I’d Had More Courage!”? Traditionally, courage is viewed as withstanding danger or facing fear under perilous circumstances; however, courage originates from the Old French "corage," meaning “heart and spirit.” This moves us...
Team Building Speaker. Live or Virtual
So fun, they won't know they're learning or working together!
Find your inner Rockstar. Live or Virtually Want to improve teamwork, build trust, boost motivation, and develop rapport among team members? Try team building fun and interaction with Marvelless Mark today. Perfect for sales and marketing seminars, staff meetings, business presentations, and other corporate events, your employees and team members will have a blast and you’ll enjoy: - Improved...
Team Building High Energy Meeting Opener/Rhythms In Business with Virtual Options
Take your team over the top with messages like, Drumming up business, Beating the competition, Better together.
Engaging, High Energy, Content Driven. Rhythms In Business will leave your attendees feeling: - Energized by the Drum Circle Effects - A Sense of team by Creating Unity - Empowered with Positive Comradery . Develop Leadership Qualities. Marvelless Mark uses Drumsticks to demonstrate the importance of different aspects of your organization. Team building that creates an ideal platform for...
Reinventing Yourself in Your Retirement
How to find joy, excitement, and purpose in your retirement.
I retired from my 37-year career as a probation officer and became an actress, author, speaker, and blogger. My goal is to help retirees, those contemplating retirement, baby boomers, and seniors find joy, excitement, and purpose in their lives after they retire. I customize the content of my talk to my specific audience, typically including the following points: Why people fear retirement...
Opportunity Rocks - Rock Star Keynote Speaking Experience. Live or Virtual
Opportunity Rocks - Rock Star Performance = Rock Star Results
How to perform like a rock star in your business and career. Get it right with performance first to deliver excellent customer experience. Rock N Roll is simple so why do we complicate our business? This presentation is multi-generational and multi-cultural and guarantees engagement, education energy, and entertainment in a customized format. How to perform like a rock star in your business...
Creating a Motivated and Engaged Workforce
( And watch your productivity improve! )
This speech can be tailored to the audience and the time slot allotted. (This is what can be discussed in a 1-hour to 2-hour presentation. All presentations include handouts and powerpoint files to provide more details on the content.) Gary explains how to begin today to create a fully motivated and engaged workforce. Attendees will learn: * How to use multiple no-cost techniques that improve...
HOW TO STRUCTURE A BONUS PROGRAM THAT WORKS EVERY TIME
( And begin creating a more motivated and engaged workforce)
This is designed to be a 4 to 8 hour Workshop. Attendees will: * Learn the 8 Essential Elements of a quality bonus program * Learn how make sure the program is a 3-way win (for the employees, the customers, and the company's bottom line) * Practice applying those elements to sample cases as Gary walks through actual programs he designed * Develop your own program for your department...
Control worry before it takes control of you
Minimize worry and stress
“Control worry before it takes control of you.” Even before the COVID-19 crisis, worry and stress were America’s number one health problem. Sleepless nights, pounding blood pressure, quick temper, low focus, health problems... worry offers no benefits and fixes nothing - but we still do it everyday. There are ways to stop the spiral and paralyzing effects of worry and my dog knows the...
It's Game Time! Leadership Lessons from a Former Pro Female Football Player
Understanding the Power of Words and Encouragement
Words have profound power; they can lift someone up or tear someone down. Jan Spence shares how pursuing her life-long dream of playing professional football led to the unexpected opportunity to affect change through encouraging words and simple actions. Applying her “Cheer Leadership® ” approach in the workplace builds stronger connections, increases employee engagement and loyalty, and...
Just be yourself but who the hell is that?
Using ego states for optimal performance.
It’s pretty obvious to most of us that we have different aspects of our personalities that come out in different situations. We are different around our parents than we are our boss. We have a different attitude and persona when dealing with children than we do dealing with our coworkers, or hopefully we do. What if we can examine these different states, get to know them and call them at will to...
Conquer your Stress:
An interactive and entertaining presentation on proven techniques to reduce stress
It's estimated that stress is responsible for 60-90% of doctor's visits and, one million workers miss work each day because of stress, costing companies $602 per employee per year, according the American Institute of Stress. It is imperative that we recognize that stress is not the problem - it's our reaction to our stress and we can learn to control it. Acquire cutting edge self-care techniques...
The 21st Century Leader
How to Lead, Manage and Influence others when you’re not in charge.
Leadership is possible no matter where you are in an organization’s hierarchy. People in management and leadership positions had to start somewhere – and most of them got where they are by proving themselves as leaders before they were placed in a position to lead. But the difficult part is knowing what actions to take – and when. In this program I will share with you strategies that will help...
Corporate Culture Transformation
(7) Keys for Corporate Culture Transformation, Improved Productivity and More Profits.
Among the many factors that affect an organization’s ability to innovate, compete, engage employees and customers is their corporate culture. The culture of an organization is the driving force behind performance and Inevitably Profits. In this program, we will discuss how Leaders can use the (7) Keys for organizational transformation to improve their workplace, performance and...
No Spare Customer!!!
Strategies for retaining, recovering and creating an exceptional customer service experience
What does your Customer Really want? Better service, Quicker service, More value, More profits? Unlocking the true reason your customers buys and understanding what they really want can be frustrating & tricky, unless you understand their M.O.V.E factor. In this program, we will discuss strategies and techniques for understanding the true behavior of your customer & how retain...
Building Your Net-Worth through Networking
Strategies for generating leads and growing your referral base without losing your mind or bank account.
Networking: Professional selling in it’s highest form. Networking when done correctly has the power to put more leads and money in your pocket with less resistance than any other method of marketing. In this program we will discuss your personal networking persona and how you can use LinkedIn as well as live networking events to obtain more referrals & increase your sales.
"LinkedIn Money Secrets" 2020
How to attract more prospects and convert more sales using LinkedIn
With over 600 million members on LinkedIn. LinkedIn is a business growth goldmine for business professional who want to reach their target buyer in an organization or business. The only question is how do you attract, build and convert these connections into profitable business relationships. In this program, we will how you can put together a LinkedIn marketing campaign that that will help you...
Win The Crowd
The Insiders Secrets for Creating and Delivering Winning Presentations.
More than death and taxes, the thing people fear the most is speaking in public. Gaining the confidence to speak in public or in high-pressure situations is the difference between a failed attempt and successful outcome. In this program, you will learn a method for effectively speaking off the cuff without fear and how to present a message that builds rapport and closes more sales. Program can...
Embracing The Winds of Change - Adjust Your Sails
“How Change Happens & Excellence is Achieved”
Are the changes in today’s world an opportunity for prosperity or a pain in the neck? Many leaders of today are struggling with how to direct change while benefiting from it. When it comes to change there are many challenges from how we get started, to how the change will be perceived by the public and embraced by your teams. In this program you will learn how leaders can effectively implement,...
Realtors - Setting Yourself Apart
Stand-Out Value™ is the unique services and expertise a professional provides causing him or her to stand out among their peers as the provider of choice. Stand-Out Value™ provides mutually profitable client experiences. What makes you a better choice than your competition? What makes you stand out to be the Realtor of Choice? This presentation will empower real estate professionals to ...
Unique challenges facing Eldlery ethnic minorities with Alzheimer's
What makes your home care agency unique or different from most others? 1. Apna ghar is the first senior care agency to serve the needs of the elderly southeast Asian community and other elderly ethnic minorities. Having caregivers who are of similar cultural and religious backgrounds as our clients has been instrumental in their quality of life. 2. What is your strategy for advocating for...
Unique challenges facing Eldlery ethnic minorities in the United states
Aging in America
Objective 1: What challenges do caregivers face when caring for those from other cultures? Objective 2: How can we can we allocate resources for the elderly minorities in a system that is already heavily burdened? Objective 3: Attendees will learn how to bridge the gap on access to affordable health care and senior care in the minority group Objective 4: What are the health disparities and...
Toddlers Have It — Do You?
The Three Keys to Stir Up Passion and Energy for Life
One of the first attributes you think about when you think of a toddler- BOUNDLESS ENERGY. When I was raising my own toddlers, I noticed that as I watched them run around and play - I grew more and more tired. Would you like to know the SECRET to this boundless energy? No, it’s not an energy-stealing device that’s hidden away in their diapers. (Although, to be honest, I used to if it...
Mission Accomplished! Live or virtual events.
The Action Hero way of celebrating your team!
They performed like ACTION HEROES for you and now you want to celebrate them in Action Hero style. This program makes your audience feel like they accomplished great things this year and empowers them to reach even higher next year. They will Laugh and receive real world techniques for going to the next level. Here is what a recent client said: "Mr. Davis provided an outstanding...
Its not YOUR sale! ---Live or Virtual events
The Action Hero approach to Customer Service.
Business is relationships. Customer service is fostering relationships.In this fun interactive Keynote Address, John demonstrates Effective communication skills through physical demonstrations. Your audience will witness how effectively communicating with an individual can achieve extraordinary results. Because the content is supported by dynamic physical demonstrations, your audience will long...
Jump Off Tall Buildings: Live or Virtual event
A Fight Director's approach to Leadership
This Keynote address inspires existing, new, and aspiring leaders to, "Empower their potential." By developing a unified team with an inspiring leader amongst them, You break free of hierarchical disconnects that stop forward movement and create the momentum of success.
Change is the Name of the Game
Thriving in a Changing Enviroment
In order to survive and thrive, we must learn to anticipate, welcome and accept change in both our personal and professional lives. No one likes change but our environments are continually changing. The goal is to guide the participants to recognize their own blocks to change; to teach them how to use the best part of themselves to succeed in the current changing environment and to learn how...
Hispanic Heritage, my Journey from New Mexico to the Mountains of Central America
Your God Inspired Journey, Discover your Diversity and Goal Setting con Gusto!
Ronny Jose Diaz is the author of the inspirational memoir, “Hispanic Heritage, my Journey from New Mexico to the Mountains of Central America.” His story details the search for his Latino roots. This effort resulted in an unforgettable odyssey that lead him from his home in Southern New Mexico, to Miami, Florida and into the mountains of Central America. Why did he do this? As a child and...
The Feel Rich Project
Are you ready to transform your relationship with money?
Do you feel like you’re not living the life you expected? In this highly engaging keynote, you’ll learn how to get clear – with visceral, unconditional, profound clarity – on what matters most to you. You’ll discover how your experiences with money have colored your beliefs and habits – and how to change the ones that don’t serve you.
No Fear Negotiation
No Fear Negotiation for Women o Fear Negotiation for Women is a simple, effective, and repeatable tool designed to help women achieve a negotiation mindset and advance their careers. The authors, Nicole Martin and John Tinghitella, combine a deep understanding of the negotiation dynamic and personal insights into the challenges faced by women in business. Women in the American...
The Power Joy and Purpose
7 Presence Principles & Tools
The Power Joy and Purpose Everyone deserves to feel joy and purpose each and every day. Every human seeks to find a deeper meaning in what they do, how they live, why are they here? Yet many are still searching. There is no perfect time to find answers to our deepest questions. The answers are often right before you, already deep within you waiting to be exposed. The question is, are you ready...
The Human Side of Profitability
Talent with you or with the competition?
The Human Side of Profitability When it comes to scaling, growing and building a sustainable business today, nothing will be more important than people! We are living through the biggest shift of human capital in our lifetimes. Businesses are facing multigenerational, multicultural dynamics in addition to shrinking talent pools in the domestic United States. The Fundamental Truths have...
The Talent Emergency
How to Attract and Retain the Best Talent
The Talent Emergency® For businesses seeking to retain, attract or compete with talent, the time is NOW! In a perfect world, all businesses would be high performing with high performing talent at the core of their purpose and success. THE TALENT EMERGENCY® delivers a clear message. We are living through the biggest shift of human capital in our lifetimes. Businesses are facing...
How To Be a Real Success
Understanding the 4 Success Building Areas
Success is not a destination. It is a process — a lifelong strategy of building on strengths, minimizing weaknesses, and focusing on the people and points of life that are most important. In How to be a REAL Success, This program will help you understand the keys you need to succeed in life. Whether you are a civil servant or a corporate executive, you will achieve great things by understanding...
Everyone Communicates. Few Connect
Learning How to Connect with Others
The ability to connect with others is a major determining factor in reaching your full potential. It's no secret! Connecting is a skill you can learn and apply in your personal, professional, and family relationships- and you can start now by taking this course!
Why Are You Here?
Everyone has a purpose
A youth leadership event designed to give today's young people practical tools and ideas to help them navigate life. Also focused on Developing a Positive Self-Image and Developing a Strong Personal Character.
What's Your Life Purpose?
Today's culture presents a challenge for young people struggling to grow up. With our incessant drive to consume and achieve, life's meaning can be elusive. I give young people the hope of a richer, more satisfying life by telling the story of my youth and how I overcame my challenges to become a happy, proactive and creative adult. Then I inspire and motivate them to look inside and see...
Are You Ready for More Happiness?
I'll Show You How
People find happiness when they discover their life purpose and actively begin to go after it. Our life purpose is unique to us — it's actually an expression of who we are, and we were born with all of the talents and abilities we need to implement in order to pursue it. The catch is that achieving your life purpose can be scary. On the road, we all encounter our own demons -- those ideas,...
The Mind Is Powerful
Want to be the Boss?
Your mindset determines everything about your health and happiness — in fact, it determines whether you can achieve your life purpose. A positive mindset achieves positive results — a negative mindset achieves negative results. Wellness occurs when mind, body, and spirit exist in harmony. That's why getting your mindset in check is so important. I show audiences how to begin to shift their...
Managing the Art of the Tough Conversation
Communicating For Results
Do you have a tough conversation you need to have, but are avoiding at all costs? Have you ever regretted not having the tough conversation, as you watched someone you truly care about repeat a pattern that severely impacted your business? Is your team speaking with the candor they need to own the ugly problems in your organization and make the best decisions? Mastering the art of the tough...
7 Ways to Turn Your Employees into Brand Ambassadors
Great commercials, strong PR, a brilliant social media strategy all warrant effort when building your companyâ€™s brand.
Great commercials, strong PR, a brilliant social media strategy all warrant effort when building your company's brand. But there's no better PR than an army of loyal employees living and breathing your brand. You know the type — folks with enthusiasm bursting from their veins — talking up your products and services with their friends at every bar, family gathering, and sporting event they attend.
How Can We? Building an Innovative, Solutions-Oriented Culture
Building an Innovative, Solutions-Oriented Culture
What would happen if every member of your team came to work every day asking themselves and each other one simple question: "How can we?" How can we build an extraordinary customer experience? How can we fix this? How can we make a bigger impact? How can we turn this around? How can we collaborate? In this inspiring and highly-interactive keynote, your leaders will: — Learn key enablers of...
Winning Well: How to Manage For Lasting Results-- Without Losing Your Soul
How To Manage For Lasting Results-- Without Losing Your Soul
Format: 60 to 90 Minute Keynote This program is perfect for: - Overwhelmed managers working to take their results and relationships to the next level - Leaders working to build a high-performing, high-engagement culture -Teams looking for practical tools and techniques they can use right away The audience will leave with: -Ways to stay focused on the MIT (most important things) that...
Downhills Don't Come Free - award winning book and inspirational can-do presentation
One man's solo and unsupported bicycle ride from Alaska to Mexico as a 57 year old distance cycling novice
Award winning book and author. ONE MAN. ONE BIKE. ONE TENT. ONE HELL OF AN ADVENTURE! Biking from Alaska to Mexico solo is hard enough. But when you throw in bad weather, flat tires, hair-raising roadways, and unpredictable grizzly bears, only a fool would keep going.Fortunately, Jerry Holl was just the fool for this particular two-wheeled odyssey. Coming off a lifetime of corporate...
Facing a shark? Deal With it - and Feel Safe
"Dos and don'ts" among sharks
Most people fear sharks, but why? It's not likely they had a bad experience with one of them. So then, why? Is it because sharks can come up from the dim and dark depths of the sea, can hurt and even kill us, can't be read, and we don't know how to react when facing one? Whatever the reason may be, sharks are not the animals the media portrays. They are most often shy, cautious, and hesitant to...
Women Take Courage to Work
Nurture It, Apply It and Depend on It!
What's your definition of courage and why is it vital to claim it for yourself? Are you a woman who is curious about why only 11% of over 750 women researched perceived themselves as courageous? Are you in this group of women? What allows only a small percentage of women to actively claim their courage? Perhaps you believe courage is only synonymous with being a hero or perhaps you’re curious...
You Better be Right - 7 Steps to Success - Program 3
PROGRAM 3 — YOU BETTER BE RIGHT — 7 STEPS TO SUCCESS What you never knew about officiating football in the SEC, along with entertaining, real field stories. Finishes with his 7 steps to success for any walk of life and any profession. SUMMARY: General Burleson is a highly requested speaker because of both his ability to teach and motivate, as well as his ability to lend his humorous college...
SEC Football - Program 2
PROGRAM 2 — SEC FOOTBALL Takes you behind the scenes during an SEC Football weekend — from an SEC Officials viewpoint. While serious work, he shares the seldom seen humorous side of SEC Football. Perfect leading up to football season (new rules, etc.).
Leadership - Program 1
We can modify to fit all industry and event types
PROGRAM 1 — LEADERSHIP Dick shares his "12 Mandatory Leadership Traits" for success developed during his time with great leaders like Coach Paul "Bear" Bryant and General Colin Powell. This program is a must for leaders at all levels. He covers such issues as how to manage change and how to be an effective leader. Attendees will leave knowledgeable on how to immediately make a difference as...
Shift Happens!® To Influence Performance Improvement
Using incentives to increase sales and reduce costs
Properly designed non-cash reward and recognition programs address many of the major business issues to achieve new success. With over 1,000 incentive programs created by Jim's companies, he is a one-of-a-kind expert Most incentive programs rewarded results. They were tracked by sales. Inside staff, production employees, distribution staff were seldom included. Historically, most safety...
Shift Happens!® Requires Thinking 'Inside' The Box
Strategic thinking is above the neck. Tactical is below the neck.
It is estimated worldwide that more than 60% of strategies are not successfully implemented. For anyone who’s tried to execute strategy, this finding should come as no surprise. It's about establishing realistic goals and objectives consistent with your mission, in a defined time frame, within the organization’s capacity for implementation. Your attendees will discover... 1. Defining the...
Shift Happens!® At The B2B Bootcamp
If you are not offering incentives and recognition you are losing opportunities to WOW your Customers, Employees, Suppliers.
This Boot Camp will provide focused, relevant, insights into the B2B marketing realm, what it is, and its functions–both short and long term tactics for improving your performance. Real world examples from a real world practitioner. Learn how to get past the gatekeeper to the decision maker. Find new ways to offer your 'wisdom' without reducing your price. Walking through strategy,...
Shift Happens!® If you ask...What IF? What's Possible? What's Next? Why Not?
Ordinary Questions-Extraordinary Results
Ultimately it's about making the future brighter than the past. That act helps you separate yourself from situations, relationships, and activities that could trap you in the past. Instead, Jim demonstrates how to use them to shine a light on the future.Growth is a fundamental human need. With our 'time crunch' and 'reduced resources' and being 'asked to do more with less' the challenge...
Shift Happens!® When You Dare To Be Different
Creating sustaining client relationships
This is the blueprint for contractually growing your business. Your audience will learn how to develop the skills and strategies needed to rise to the top in a world where clients have almost unlimited access to information and expertise. Discover what clients really want from a practitioner that actually runs several successful businesses including on line gifts, concierge travel, and artisan...
Shift Happens!® When Know The Rules So You Can Break Them.
Lessons from a serial entrepreneur
Nothing cuts through the clutter of today's competitive marketplace like unique products, services, and personal branding that get you noticed in this over-marketed, media saturated environment. This program delivers valuable marketing and promotion tools drawing on the experience of hundreds of other organizations and share that knowledge of what works and what doesn't. Here are a few of...
Shift Happens!® When Offering Incentive Rewards and Recognition Awards
It's about how to create profit centers through incremental improvements
If your organization is not using incentive rewards for your employees you are missing a self-funding program that can have a positive impact on performance. In the past decade, shift happened. Now there are programs designed to reward employees for performance improvement, achieving business objectives, and safety-related behaviors and activities. With over 1,000 incentive programs created...
THE GREATEST COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE - CONFIDENCE
How strongly do you believe in your own capabilities to learn new skills, perform at a certain level, attain a goal, or achieve your own definition of success? Confidence is the most important psychological contributor to performance in the business world and the greatest single competitive advantage in life! Dustin will INGNITE your team by providing the necessary tools of positive...
CREATE EVERYDAY EXCELLENCE
Energizing KEYNOTE - Emotion, Education, and Experience
CREATE EVERYDAY EXCELLENCE. This HIGH ENERGY keynote will help you discover Everyday Excellence. We all can control our Emotion, Education, and Experiences all valuable tools for business and life. In order to reach excellence we must focus on the internal factors we can utilize to grow and build our businesses, relationships, and life. We cannot control the economy, wall street, laws, and...
SHARPEN THE AXE - TEDx
What are you doing to keep your mind sharp? Our mind is the most powerful tool we have. Continuous improvement is the only way to keeping our minds and bodies strong each day. We'll cover ways to keeping yourself continually educated, sharpening your sales skills, grinding through the everyday mental battles, goal setting, and celebrating the little accomplishments on a daily basis. This keynote...
CREATIVE SELLING - BUILD YOUR BRAND
We are all selling something-a product, service, or ourselves! We must fully comprehend the entire sales cycle because each individual within a company plays an vital role in accomplishing great sales success. EVERYTHING we do reflects our company or personal brand. This HIGH ENERGY keynote will identify an action plan to help you think differently, delivering a opportunity to create market...
Tips, tools, and resources for working remotely
Save time and money with these tips
Working from home requires new ways to find technology that helps save time and money. This presentation is focused on working remotely and leveraging many emerging or repurposed tools to permit greater productivity. Offered as virtual or live presentation.
Every live presentation is also available for VIRTUAL PRESENTATIONS
During these challenging times, many meetings have been postponed or canceled. James has been presenting virtual content for almost every topic he offers. It can be challenging to make virtual presentations exciting and engaging. If you’ve ever attended one where drab slides accompanied a low energy voice coming over the phone, you know the problem first-hand. We often hear audiences complain...
Motivational inspirational speaker
On surviving the impossible with grace, humor, and love
Please check out Penny Fisher 1 website for video content on interviews and speeches I’ve made.
Using a Degree to Chase a Career in Sustainability
Is your degree going to really help you save the world? Maybe, maybe not.
College students love to dabble, but college is THE best place to get a head start on your career. But make sure you do it right...otherwise getting ahead and turn into falling behind. Trust me...I know.
How NOT to Build a Movement
What not to do when trying to change the world
There is a fine line between an idea and a movement. For every movement launched to address a problem, there are a million failed and stagnant ideas to support it. What turns an idea into a movement? But most importantly, what factors will guarantee a movement fails? This presentation is great for colleges, universities and youth groups.
Beyond the Environment
Sustainability and the Future of Communities
Is it too late for sustainability? Of course not, but where are we going? Things are going to be different, and its time to start addressing problems that will affect all of us. Food, energy, water, disease, education, healthcare - let's cover it all!
Using the School Garden in the Classroom
Want to have a school garden and aren't sure what to do? I can help.
Learn the ins and outs of why school gardens fail and some of the valuable lessons learned over ten years of helping community gardens find an economic formula for success. I cover building your garden, types of gardening, curriculum design, outsources curriculum, maintenance, fundraising, and more.
From Depression to Radiance
The Power of Curiosity
Profit proof your business by health proofing your employees(TM)! As we are learning more and more of the neurodivergent populations and how their brains work, it would appear that in addition to a mental illness, many may be gifted with a certain mental ableness. What would the impact on someone be if we can convince them that they are not “broken”, that they were made this way, and also...
Getting Things Done - When it feels hard to do anything.
* Can be Online - In these uncertain times, now more than every you need a plan. Motivation for everyone, how to get things done.
If you have a group that is looking for motivation in the office or from home, this is the program for you. This 4 step program to getting things done when everything feels so overwhelming. Participants will work on their own plan to get things done. This program is designed to set some real goals, set boundaries, move forward and get your to list to done! Each individual is encouraged to use...
Mental Toughness, The Navy SEAL Way!
In his 20-year career as a Navy SEAL Operator and Officer, Ed Hiner worked in one of the most challenging team settings in the world, and acquired a diverse skill set that is unparalleled in the workplace today. Ed developed an Ethos that captured the culture of the Seal Teams and propelled them into the future. As the Training and Readiness Officer in charge of basic and advanced combat...
Doing Things You’ve Never Done
Antarctic Mike’s flagship keynote program, Keep Conquering: Doing Things You’ve Never Done is all about one thing: Moving forward through life’s most challenging moments. As a student of Antarctic history, Mike knows considerably about overcoming adversity. The early polar explorers faced some of the most challenging conditions that any human being in recorded history has ever seen. Why they...
The Mysterious Rosetta Stone: Cracking the Code to Problem-Solving
Problem Solving. Ancient Egyptian History. Corporate Leadership.
A rather unique corporate event that addresses the topic of problem-solving through the lens of the famous Rosetta Stone. Experiential, memorable & visual! Dr. Freeman tells the gripping story of the history and drama surrounding the cracking of the code to hieroglyphics, which later unlocked the secrets of ancient Egypt. Found in 1799 on the west bank of the Nile by French soldiers, this...
A White Man’s Journey Into Black History
Black History. Diversity. Unconscious Bias. Cross-Cultural Competency. Race Relations.
AN EYE-OPENING EXPERIENCE THAT TRANSCENDS RACE. This program requires 90-120 minutes, with an opportunity for questions at the end. Q&A: I do not call it Q&A, because I do not have many answers. Q&R: However, I do call it Q&R, because I WILL respond! It is my hope and desire to tackle tough issues with honesty and an open heart. And also, when my responses are inadequate,...
When Selflessness, Purpose & Power COLLIDE
Leadership. Teamwork. Emotional Intelligence. Self-Awareness. Real Power.
Over the decades, Dr. Joel Freeman has worked with world class professional athletes, Heads of State and CEOs – leaders who generally are unaccustomed to hearing the word “no”. However, people promoted to powerful positions quickly learn how impotent they really are. Blending the authenticity of that internal awareness with high-octane performance is an art form. a). Just about every individual...
DIVERSITY & The Value of Mutual Respect: When the Unconscious Becomes Conscious
Cross-Cultural Competency. Diversity. Unconscious Bias. Leadership. Teamwork. Emotional Intelligence. Conflict Resolution.
My philosophy in presenting the subjects of diversity and unconscious bias is best understood when considering an onion with its many layers. Cultural. Professional status. Religious affiliation. Disability awareness. Generational influences. Gender differences. And so much more. Each layer presents another opportunity to discuss the best ways to work together with greater harmony,...
"Dealing With People Who Drive You Crazy!"®
Leadership. Teamwork. Emotional Intelligence. Conflict Resolution.
THE MOST REQUESTED TOPIC (customized to your needs): A study at the Carnegie Foundation indicated that 15% of financial and career success can be attributed to technical competence, while 85% is due to good interpersonal skills. It is more than probable that just about every employee is profoundly competent and what he/she is doing for the organization. I am focused on the 85% — the human...
CLARITY, FOCUS & CONSISTENCY
"The Three Keys to Success"
Clarity, Focus & Consistency is a presentation that speaks on the power of these three things that will change a person's life. Having a crystal clear vision of what ones desires in their life, having a season of an almost obsessive focus an a consistency of action determines everything and this presentation will give the audience the simple tools needed to take home.
"AN EMPOWERMENT FOCUSED LEADER"
"Success Built Through Empowering Others"
"An Empowerment Based Leader" is all about becoming a leader who is not fearful of empowering the people that he/she leads. An insecure leader feels the need to constantly let all subordinates know who the "head honcho", while almost never taking the time to empower those that he/she leads. An Empowerment based leader understands how to bring the best out of others through empowerment. This...
"ACCESSING YOUR B.E.S.T. YOU!"
"Taking Your Life To The Next Level
In this presentation I will discuss how we can raise the bar in our lives in all aspects of our lives. The acronym B.E.S.T stands for raising our BELIEFS about our self and what's possible, learning to manage our EMOTIONS, especially in challenging times, eliminating negative SELF TALK form our internal dialogue and intentionally creating an environment that inspires empowering thoughts. In this...
"A life operated from a place of intention as opposed to reaction"
In this talk I cover the importance of creating success through the power of intention. The fact that our lives reflect our daily habits and routines give everyone the power to create the type of success that they are able to envision for themselves. I will teach your audience how to address their subconscious mind and how to align the subconscious with their dreams and aspirations for success...
Shameless Self Promotion
The Art of Promoting Yourself and Getting Your Ask In Gear
In this fun, motivational and interactive presentation you will learn how to effectively promote yourself and your business to attract more attention and make an impact with your marketing. Uncover a new reality around shameless self-promotion and the art of asking. Discover why self-promotion (when done skillfully) comes from a place of service, passion and commitment to support others. The...
How to Grow Your Business During Uncertain Times
Creative Marketing & Relationship Building for Business Growth
This inspiring virtual program will help you to get into action now, get more creative with your marketing, and build more powerful business relationships during down time. Don't just sit back and wait for things to turn around… take action now! Discover how to create a successful ‘new normal’ in your business by learning how to reinvent, create multiple income streams and learn new business...
Market Positioning to Stand Out and Race Past Your Competition
Discover how to stand out in a crowded marketplace as the go-to expert in your niche industry. This innovative marketing presentation will show you how to position yourself and your business as an industry leader and authority. Learn how to quickly accelerate income-generating opportunities as the go-to expert and gain more high-value customers, more referrals and more sales. You will walk away...
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