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Excellent speaker. She had the audience rolling in laughter from some of her humorous stories.
My audience of 60+ said that Chet was a phenomenal speaker who brought forth some incredible thought provoking ideas. My group grew by 15 more members as a direct result of having Chet as a speaker. I highly recommend him.
I started the year working on one of my most used skills: presenting information. It proved to be a fun, inspiring, and a great learning experience. I am a marketer and presenting to peers, customers, and executives is something I do regularly. My personal challenge with such presentations is to effectively communicate the pertinent information in a way that my audience can meaningfully consume without falling asleep in the process. With that in mind, I participated in the “Public Speaking with Story” workshop on January 3rd. The workshop consists of both teaching and hands-on components. I learned the best practices to deliver a great presentation through storytelling. I got the tools I can use on my own. And, most importantly, I had an opportunity to practice. What made the workshop excellent for me is the instant feedback I got from the instructor and other participants, as well as the opportunity to see other people’s examples.
Ian was an amazing speaker for our event. He was personable and really made his presentation tailored to exactly what we needed. He shared his personal life with us, and connected with all of the students. I already have other departments at my school asking if he could present for us again!
Richard Bryan is an excellent speaker who engages with the audience and delivers his message with clarity and humour. His presentation style is professional, polished and entertaining. I found that his stories, which come from his own personal experience, contain a great deal of valuable information and common sense solutions which can be applied to business dilemmas or work/life issues in general. I have no hesitation in recommending Richard - you will not be disappointed. Jean Guest
We contacted Alicia and asked her to be a guest speaker at a weekly meeting we host. Without exception, participants were blown away with her presentation and the knowledge she shared. Alicia’s presentation is for ANYONE wanting to make a positive impact.
Cheri is an outstanding speaker! The East Colorado SBDC has worked with Cheri frequently over the past year and a half. She has lead live and webinar presentation on: Content Development, Growing and Managing Your Email List, Using Social Media to Grow Your Business, and much more. Working with Cheri and Victory Circles has been truly rewarding!
Excellent speaker. Very informative and entertaining presentation. Our membership was completely engaged throughout the talk. Lots of give and take with Gail. Lots of laughter and great music at the end.
Tina spoke at our Women's Roundtable event on the power of kindness and mindfulness. She incorporated amazing examples and research backed information that was very applicable and inspiring. As part of the presentation, she brought interactive handouts that really got our group thinking and sharing. Overall I highly recommend Tina and have heard nothing but positive feedback from the attendees.
Mara Abbott was the key note speaker at the AISTS Graduation Ceremony this year, in February at the Olympic Museum in Switzerland. Mara gave a professional and passionate speech about her journey as an athlete and a heartfelt anecdote on her most recent experience at the Rio Olympic Games. Mara's words of encouragement and motivation were definitely heard by all present in the audience, which was over 200 people. Her determination and passion that she injected into her speech gave our graduates a sense of purpose as they set out on their new challenge. Thank you Mara for sharing your journey with us all.
To Whom It May Concern: I recently hired Sandra Ford Walston to present at our annual winter conference. She did a fantastic job of enlightening and encouraging our members to live their lives with courage. She is energetic, intelligent, and a wonderful speaker who sweeps the audience up with her enthusiasm. After giving us an overview of the concept of courage and her research on the topic, she broke us up into groups and guided us to draft a pretend Courageous Leadership Charter, detailing how we would hold our organization and its members accountable for being courageous leaders, and what the results of that might be. Some of the participants took the charter back to their offices and were excited to create a real charter with their staff. I think this is the utmost compliment that can be given that what they learned is important and they are going to pass it along to others. I can always tell when a speaker has been successful at our conferences because I hear the group repeating concepts, anecdotes, examples, etc. which they heard during the presentation. And this was certainly true with Sandras talk. I would recommend Sandra to anyone looking for an enthusiastic, tireless, and informative speaker, with years of research to back her up.
Victoria's a powerhouse speaker! It's apparent she has a depth of knowledge and skill which she used to masterfully craft a dynamic presentation.
Susan is able to transform even the most fearful into confident public speakers. Her speech writing has won awards and promotions for her clients.
Nikki is a great speaker and tells her story in an engaging and fun way. I learned so much about alternative treatments for brain injury from someone who used them and had success, so it doesn't get much better than that. I'm so glad I could connect with her.
As a Certified Speaking Professional, Keynote speaker and consultant I work with organizations to develop leaders and team members who see how an Empowered Mindset is a competitive advantage. With over 25 years on stage and working with companies, and with 18 years as CEO of my own multi-million dollar company, I am passionate in working with organizations who want to get the most DPMs (Dollars Per Minute) from their people.
I provide counseling in person and coaching in person, over the phone, or via Skype. My work with clients in counseling and coaching empowers people to design the outcomes wanted in their lives. As a speaker I have experience speaking to adolescent and adult groups of various sizes. If you are interested in hiring me as a speaker, ask about my discounted fees when including my coaching program for members of your group.
I want to help motivate you to do more than you ever thought you would i will start helping you chase your dreams immediately. And i will help you chase your goals.
Mark Sanborn, CSP, CPAE, is president of Sanborn & Associates, Inc., an idea studio dedicated to developing leaders in business and in life. Mark is an international bestselling author and noted authority on leadership, team building, customer service and change. Mark Sanborn graduated cum laude from The Ohio State University. In 1978-79, he served as the national president of the FFA, a youth organization of 500,000 members. In addition to his work as a business educator and author, Mark continues to be an active leadership practitioner. Most recently, he served as the president of the National Speakers Association. Mark holds the certified speaking professional designation from the National Speakers Association (NSA) and is a member of the Speaker Hall of Fame. He was recently honored with the Cavett Award, the highest honor the NSA bestows on its members, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the speaking profession. Mark is also a member of the exclusive Speakers Roundtable, made up of 20 of the top speakers in America. Mark Sanborn is the author of seven books, including "TeamBuilt: Making Teamwork Work, Sanborn on Success", and "Upgrade: Proven Strategies for Dramatically Increasing Personal and Professional Success". Marks book, "The Fred Factor: How Passion in Your Work and Life Can Make the Ordinary Extraordinary", is an international bestseller. His most recent release, "You Dont Need a Title to be a Leader", is making an impact on leadership development at every level. He has created and appeared in 20 videos and numerous audio training programs. His video series "Team Building: How to Motivate and Manage People" made it to the #2 spot for bestselling educational video series in the U.S. Mark's list of over 1,500 clients includes Capital One, Costco, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, FedEx, Harley-Davidson, Hewlett Packard, Key Bank, KPMG, Morton's of Chicago, Motorola, New York Life, RE/MAX, ServiceMaster, Time Warner, Upsher-Smith, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, USPS, Wachovia and Washington Mutual. We each know how good we have become, Mark says, but none of us knows how good we can be. One of the most exciting opportunities we get each day is to pursue our potential. Mark Sanborn challenges his audiences with this message and provides insights for extraordinary living. A speaker is born. Mark Sanborn gave his first speech at the age of 10 in a 4-H safety speaking contest. He did so poorly and lost so badly that he decided to try again. After that, he was hooked. Public speaking became his passion and eventually his vocation. A graduate of The Ohio State University, Mark worked his way through college as an after-dinner speaker. After graduation, he was an account executive, regional manager and associate publisher in the magazine publishing industry. Mark Sanborn entered professional speaking full-time in 1986. What drives Mark Sanborn? Once asked what he would like as an epitaph, Mark explained, Malcolm Forbes asked that his gravestone read, While alive, he lived. I aim beyond that. As a result of my life, work and relationships, I would hope my headstone someday reads, 'While alive, he lived. While he lived, he loved. Because he loved, he served. And when he served, he led.' He resides in the greater Denver, Colorado area with his wife Darla and sons Hunter and Jackson. Mark is also an avid downhill skier, scuba diver and motorcyclist. We invite you to learn more about Mark Sanborn and how his keynote presentations, books and learning resources on leadership, customer service, and remarkable performance can make an extraordinary difference in your work and life.
Our work stands out from others in that our owners not only have been through schooling to get the education and background for our work, but we have over fifty years of combined experience in the work place. We attend the latest conferences in leadership and business, read books and listen to the leaders in our field and invest in continuing our education every year. The biggest reason our work stands out from the others is that we care. We take the time to understand your business needs and use our experience and background to create a solution that is going to produce the results you want whether you are on site or somewhere else.
Jody's trademark is to deliver very funny motivational speeches, humor is a key part of her audience connection. Throughout the speech, Jody interacts with the audience around pre- planned content points and highlights members accomplishments, challenges and quirks. The interaction creates a strong personalized effect on your audience and helps audience members get to know each other.
There are two kinds of people in this world – the ones who get stuck and caught up in their problems and the overcomers. I would like to introduce you to Monica Hawkins – a true overcomer of many difficult and challenging life situations. At first glance, you experience a joyful, confident, smart leader who has the technical skills and the personality to forge ahead, accomplishing many lofty goals and completing intricate and impactful programs while encouraging those around her to be all they can be. But when you take a closer look at Monica’s story you will find a true warrior. She has been through many of life’s major challenges, and with the help of God, she has overcome them to live victorious. The message that she shares is no matter what you have been through, you can begin again. She is a dynamic speaker, sharing unapologetically who she is and the trials she has experienced; and most importantly, practical steps to move into healing and forgiveness. Her workshops offer an in-depth, interactive experience to help move people out of their position of being stuck and propelling them forward into their God-given purpose in life.