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Athens Motivational Speakers

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Test the Limit Fitness
4.8
from 26 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 54 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Sarah D.
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Chaz is very upbeat and a good motivator. I have several medical issues, and he is doing a great job working around them. I would definitely recommend him.

Sherry LaBoon
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Gertrick E.
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I have always struggled with speaking to large groups. I am very shy and very introverted, and as a result I clam up and stutter profusely. Mrs. LaBoon offered a multitude of strategies to help me overcome my overwhelming stage fright. She also taught me how to organize my speech to make the message, or main point clearer and easier to understand for my audience, in addition to helping me recognize repetitive behavior and speech dysfluences that interrupted the flow of my speech. In conclusion, I am a much better speaker as a result of Mrs. LaBoon's lessons.

Yvonne Davenport
4.9
from 7 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Iris C.
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Yvonne is a magnificent public speaker. She goes beyond the call of duty by teaching in a manner everyone can understand! She breaks down her subject to ensure the information is transmitted in an orderly fashion. She is truly a woman of God who lives her life striving for not only her success, but for the success of others as well. You are missing a treat if you haven't had her in your city!

La'Darius Jackson
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Muhammad A.
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He is a excellent speaker. He is very professional, stays on task, and a great motivator. I would love to hear him speak again. Great Job!!!!!

  • 8 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Sher'rae B.
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I walked in thinking that I wouldn't get better, BUT I have and I AM better. Each session felt very refreshing, like the first day of Spring after a very cold and dark Winter. Great connection, uplifting, motivating, and encouraging. I feel like my mind, body and spirit are one now. My Faith has been restored and NOW, I can Believe Again!!!!

Chief Networking Executive
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Cindi F.
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Will Caraway is an amazing speaker! Not only does he know his stuff, but he presents it in such an engaging and thought provoking manner. He gives you lots of tangible ideas and easy ways to apply his teachings immediately. Will introduces you to concepts that if you choose to embrace, will permeate your thinking and spark your approach to networking. In summary, he is a networking genius and helps simplify it for those us that are striving to improve!

Alan Morris, CS Group, LLC
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Kyle J.
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Alan is everything you want in a speaker and collaborator--authentic, engaging, and invested. I have had the pleasure of working with Alan for nearly three years now, and he has spent numerous hours working closely with students at my school to engage them in international issues while bringing light to the work to be done in their local community!

  • 9 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Julie F.
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Aleasa Word is a highly motivational Life Coach that keeps her clients focused on the big picture as opposed to giving cookie cutter, scripted answers to questions. Her level of professionalism is clearly communicated during each session. Ms Word has a laser focused approach to helping her clients live the life they were meant to live. No excuses.

Mummert Fitness
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Lucy J.
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I met Jonathon when a friend passed me his details, he came very highly recommended from a fellow triathlete who had knocked a considerable time off her long standing PB. I am fairly shy when it comes to asking for help with my own fitness, I had to stick with the coach at my athletics club because I was worried about working with anyone else. I hadn't improved for quite some time with my current coach so on the recommendation of my friend Jane I took the plunge and it was the best move I could have made. Jonathon's knowledge is second to none, the improvements I have made over the last 6 months are nothing short of incredible. My old coach, although slightly annoyed initially has praised his work with me. His coaching style suited me perfectly, pushed me within my limits rather than reaching past them, encouraging me with the things that motivated me rather than using negatives like many other coaches. Even taking the time to work training around my menstrual cycle, and even teaching me a thing or two about it! I never really leave reviews but I felt that I needed to write this review because Jonathon has been instrumental in helping me place third in my latest event and coming from finishing in the last third previously this is amazing! Thank you for all of your support Jonathon, I cannot wait to see what the next 6 months will bring.

Shane E.
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I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to listen to Duane speak to 70 of my wife's Upward Bound students. Not only was I impressed, I was truly astonished. Never in a million years would I except someone could hold a group of 70 teenagers attention for 3.5 hours, but Duane did just that. Initially he was only suppose to speak from 6pm-7pm, but the students were so tuned in and excited about what he had to say, once they began asking questions 7pm turned into 8pm and eventually someone had to step in and say "Ok, last question". Had they not done so, I am confident Duane and the students would have been both perfectly happy continuing the Q&A for another two hours! As if that wasn't enough, Duane then took the time to speak to each student individually and write a sincere personal note inside the cover of their books. Some of them waited in line for over an hour for this, and when it was all said and done it was 9:30pm. Several times the counselors offered to take anyone who didn't want to wait back to their rooms, but no one budged... Everyone wanted there chance to talk to Duane. If you are looking for a speaker who will inspire you to be sensational, then this is your guy. Also, his book "The Sensational Salesman" is hands down one of the greatest books I've ever got hands on. If anyone is interested in improving the quality of your life, in all aspects, not just business, I highly recommend checking it out.

Platinum Butterfly
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Gregory B.
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I recently utilized the services of Ms. Alisa Tenhoopen of Platinum Butterfly. The service Ms. Tenhoopen provided me in regards to life coaching was outstanding. I was thoroughly impressed with her attentiveness to the personal issues I've been seeking help in resolving. After our initial session I felt Ms. Tenhoopen truly understood my needs. She offered some excellent insight into what I'm dealing with. I have already arranged to meet with Ms. Tenhoopen again to further deal with my problems. I'm looking forward to our upcoming sessions. I've finally met someone who I feel has the necessary level of compassion and professional knowledge to help me get through the things I've been dealing with. Thank you Alisa, I really appreciate what you've helped me understand about my issues so far. "G.B."

Just Princess Productions
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Kelli M.
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Best Vocal Coach Ever!!! That's a promise!... Working with Princess was the best decision I could've ever made! She is not only a vocal coach and performer, she is also inspiring, a motivator and truly wants to see you be your absolute best. In one night, my very first lesson, Princess and her friend Maestro gave me a brand new lease on life with my voice. I had to prepare for a last minute solo and they coached me on everything from breathing to tone to stage performance/presence and most importantly making it my own. I felt so much more confident in my solo. I look forward to continued ongoing training with Princess and would hands down recommend her for anyone seeking vocal training :)

Inspired2Inspire
4.0
from 1 review
  • New on Thumbtack
Fatima K.
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Desheria is very pleasant and professional! An ease to work with!

  • New on Thumbtack
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Hello, my company is Live Lively, a motivational group that inspires, uplifts and rebuilds the human spirit through a promotion of love focusing on self acceptance.

  • 5 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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My services offered are as follows: * Wellness Coach * Motivational Speaker * Entrepreneur and Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine * Corrective Care and Sports Chiropractic My speaking engagement fee is $2000 per hour. For workshop/seminar my fee is at $10,000.

  • 14 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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Rasheid Edwards is a dynamic and innovative speaker whose subject matter is an interesting blend of information, wit, and humor. With topics ranging from personal success, change, leadership, and performance, he is sure to be able to deliver an impactful message to meet the needs of your audience or organization. In fact, whether they be sports, youth or student organizations, or if they are civic or professional organizations, Rasheid’s interesting brand of inside out speaking will keep the audience engaged, cause them to think and motivate them to take action. Rasheid understands that the challenges plaguing the average individual aren't their circumstances, but their perception and thinking related to their circumstances. So he engages the audience in experiences that challenge their views. Rasheid Edwards a motivational speaker, an author, and a transformation coach. He helps individuals move past their stuck points and into action. He gives real world measures for coaching clients to use distilled information from gurus to take actual and practical action on achieving their goals.

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I'm a motivational speaker from the Atlanta area. I started speaking to people when answering questions about my amputations. I am a double, below-the-knee amputee due to diabetes complications. My goal is for people to hear my words and follow my actions. In sharing my story, I'm able to help people overcome everyday obstacles and live their dreams.

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As a premier keynote speaker and leading authority on achievement for many audiences, Jennifer Boyer energizes people to meet the challenges of the world around them. She skillfully weaves her compelling stories and extraordinary leadership experiences.

  • 14 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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Everything I will share with my clients is the truth. There are no tricks or surprises. Every detail I will share, I have tried and it worked.

  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
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"If you lose sleep doing what you love, you'll eventually live the dream that you only would have dreamt". -- David Shands Thank you for your interest. Please don't hesitate to contact me to discuss further details.

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We are motivating new clients every day. Marques Vance Pedescleaux is turning his passion for mentorship and family into a successful career. Being well known and respected for his leadership abilities has garnered him opportunities to be a motivational guest speaker within DeKalb County and successfully managing simultaneously two franchise businesses in his early adulthood. Taking his licensed training from the Life Coaching Institute, and after years of involvement in youth and young adult ministry and several mentoring programs, Marques Vance Pedescleaux has launched CoachMVP. CoachMVP offers individual life coaching, small group coaching, seminar facilitating and special event, speaking to those interested in support with positive change. Reaching all ages and settings, Marques addresses social morals, a thirst for knowledge, and the breakdown of community. Topics discussed include spirituality, health, leadership, and finance. "With Marques' God-given insight, you will be able to think more critically and uniquely about your own life, and begin to launch out. Like a sports coach, Marques knows how to have a firm hand with a soft touch," expresses Jeff Abel of the Focus Leadership Institute. Ultimately, the goals of CoachMVP are to see the family restored to proper order; men functioning, growing, and prospering as they were designed to be; women acknowledging themselves as secure, sufficient, and beautiful; parents knowledgeable, relational, and resourceful in raising their children; and children confident in knowing who they are, where they're going, and what their purpose is.

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Need a Motivational Speaker to Discuss Overcoming Change

Atlanta, GA

  • Event type
    Corporate or organization conference
  • Age of guests
    18 and older
  • Details
    Looking for them to discuss "overcoming change"
  • $2500
    Average price
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