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Wheaton Motivational Speakers

Browse these motivational speakers with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Wheaton.

  • 5 years in business
  • 63 hires on Thumbtack
Adonya C.
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She is an inspiring motivator to your child. She is warm, caring and very knowledgeable of all subjects. I would recommend her to anyone (child or adult). She not only helped my daughter with learning subjects for the ACT, but also with helpful hints and techniques. Lastly, my daughter also suffered from anxiety during testing. I'm happy to say she did not experience any anxiety when testing!!!

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Barry Bradford
5.0
from 26 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Eric S.
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Barry Bradford is a very engaging and charismatic speaker. He made several presentations to my classroom on various topics via Google Hangouts. He went above and beyond on every presentation and really engaged the students from start to finish. His speaking and storytelling skills are impeccable.

  • 16 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Carol A.
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Excellent magic tricks - kept people entertained. Good personality

MASTER Coaching and Massage
4.9
from 15 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Debbie K.
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Migdalia was my small group leader and mentor. She performed with thoughtfulness, love and care. Her words were always well thought and well spoken to add just the right encouragement and advice. She is wise, perceptive and insightful. I highly recommend her to anyone who needs support and coaching.

Loren Michaels Harris
4.9
from 13 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Stephanie P.
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In mid-September, Positively Naperville received a letter to the editor from Loren Michaels Harris regarding an NPR.org story about the Ohio police release of graphic overdose photos featured on Sept. 12, 2016. As publisher of the hyper local monthly publication in a city focused on fighting addictions and drug abuse of all kinds, I was struck by Loren’s thoughtful, timely and meaningful words, especially as they related to local initiatives such as “Connect for Life,” “KidsMatter,” and Project H.E.L.P. His reference to being a motivational speaker and his never-ending story of survival prompted my wondering about a presentation to our Rotary Club of Naperville-Downtown. Our small Rotary club is always looking for 30-minute programs. Speakers are invited to present educational topics such as the one addressed in his letter. We talked, we met, Loren agreed and the date was set for Oct. 26. Though electronics failed to connect that afternoon, preventing members from viewing Loren’s video introduction, he punted ably, landed on his feet and started from the very beginning of his 54 years. The trials and tribulations that have contributed to Loren’s strength of character and determination live within an engaging story of surviving one birth mother, one adoptive mother, and 20 foster mothers. Against so many obstacles, Loren is a survivor of the foster care system who says his only source of continual healing from the scars of foster care comes from addressing the need for better protection of all children, especially from social media, neighbor to neighbor. Rotarians experienced a very compelling presentation by a man who appears to be at home with his powerful story, one that needs to be told over and over—with or without the video introduction.

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  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kat H.
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If you long to get unstuck and build the life and career you want, make an investment in yourself and book a session with Sarah. She is my go-to life coach to keep me inspired, motivated and empowered.

Carrie Grace
5.0
from 10 reviews
    Rachel E.
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    I haven't heard a speaker this good in a long time. We thoroughly enjoyed Carrie's talk.

    The Journey Ahead
    5.0
    from 7 reviews
    • 2 years in business
    • 2 hires on Thumbtack
    Kerry H.
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    Stephen is a valued member of the Harmony 4 Hope Rare Storytellers Team, where he shares his daughter's journey with Joubert Syndrome while also advocating for the rare disease community as a whole. As a Harmony 4 Hope Rare Storyteller, Stephen inspires and educates future physicians and healthcare practitioners on rare disease in Chicago's renowned medical communities. Stephen is a heartfelt and dynamic speaker who consistently brings great insight and professionalism to our charity organization. As the founder of this organization, I am grateful to have Stephen's support and commitment to our mission.

    Matt Mayberry Enterprises
    4.9
    from 7 reviews
    • 8 hires on Thumbtack
    Molli H.
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    I have had the pleasure of seeing a lot of motivational speakers over the past twenty years, and I can honestly say that Matt Mayberry is the absolute best that I had seen yet. His passion, content, and engagement is one of a kind!

    Connie Hurtado
    4.8
    from 6 reviews
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    I. G.
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    I stumbled across Connie's site via google while looking for inspirational quotes. She had a video series called "Coffee with Connie." These motivational videos were exactly what I needed to start my day. I found myself logging in every morning to start my day. Thanks for sharing your experiences!

    Coaching2Dream
    5.0
    from 5 reviews
    • 6 years in business
    • 11 hires on Thumbtack
    Julie G.
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    From the moment I first spoke with Denise, she was enthusiastic, honest and open. I could not imagine having had a better speaker for my event.

    Donohue Consulting Inc
    5.0
    from 5 reviews
    • 6 years in business
    Gilda R.
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    I hired Patrick Donohue to speak as part of the Glenbard Parent Series: GPS Navigating Healthy Families. Pat did a great job connecting with the audience and providing practical study and life skill tips for high school parents. Pat combines the motivational skills of an athletic coach, with command of a great teacher and the insight of a parent to provide a presentation that is both informative and engaging. I also hired Pat to work with student leaders. With students, Pat is energetic, interactive, funny and challenging. He pushes students to think about real issues and to become their best selves. If you hire Pat for any audience, you will be hiring a speaker who is engaging, well prepared and will make your event a success

    • 26 years in business
    • 3 hires on Thumbtack
    Jim E.
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    John was excellent to work with in every facet. He was quick to respond and engaging in the process leading up to his presentation, and his engagement (I wouldn't call it a "speech", as there was so much audience participation) was excellent. I would highly recommend.

    Loren Michaels Dream Squad
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 6 years in business
    • 3 hires on Thumbtack
    Amy M.
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    Loren Michaels brought an amazing motivational experience to the kids at Rich South. I look forward to working with him more in the future!

    Mary H.
    Verified review

    We were all happy with Mark's professionalism and content. He did a great job of keeping it fun while still working our content into the presentation.

    • 19 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Melanie H.
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    Received a tremendous amount of awesome feedback from my employees. It is not unusual for people to still be talking about this after a day, but people were still talking about this the next week and they are still talking! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!

    • 20 years in business
    About

    You are your choices. Dan is an inspirational speaker and author who has a hard-hitting message that changes peoples lives. He is a quad amputee who will reach and move your audience to understand that choices and attitude determine results.

    About

    I am a professional clean humor motivational speaker and comedian. My humor is as inspiring as it is funny. Each of my presentation includes clean family humor, music and audience participation that can be tailored to your needs. My family-oriented stand up comedy has been seen on Showtime, A&E and ABC. I have authored three illustrated humor books for women, and my writing has been featured in the "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series.

    • 4 years in business
    About

    Cheszerae is a personable, vibrant, innovative and skilled motivational speaker, Doctor of Education candidate and life coach who helps people reach their highest potential in the emotional, spiritual, professional and social areas of life. She applies sound biblical principles to any situation. Radical, cutting-edge, wise, and trailblazer lady with a heart for people are some of the words/phrases used to describe Cheszerae. As a role model, professional recording artist and doctoral scholar, Cheszerae decided to start her coaching business following the voice of God to serve and equip people of all walks of life to build a journey and pathway in the marketplace that is pleasing to Him. Prior to her role as a life coach, Cheszerae served the public in various sectors, such as nonprofit, entertainment, religious and hospitality markets. With an overwhelming love for Christ and passion for personal growth in others, Cheszerae invests quality one-on-one time with each client and/or heart-to-heart intimate group training. She will continue until your goal is clearly discovered and successfully completed.

    About

    A faith based company that offers content to inspire the spirit and encourages deeper relationships among one another and God. We offer blogs, books, public speaking, podcast, and creativity contest to involve the entire family.

    About

    I am a Chicago-based motivational speaker. Are you looking for a speaker who will motivate, inspire, and educate your audience, while keeping them laughing and engaged? You've found me. I’m a professional speaker who shares practical, realistic information about a variety of topics, ranging from healthy lifestyles to stress management to goal-setting, with audiences both large and small. I speak about a variety of topics, and will customize a presentation to meet your group's unique needs. Some of my most popular topics include: * Break your Bad Habits—and Replace Them with Better Ones (health/wellness) * Beyond Deep Breathing: Beat Day-to-Day Stress (health/wellness) * Make the Most of your Minutes: Time Management that Works (work/motivation/productivity) I've been speaking professionally for more than a decade, and I have appeared as a keynoter, breakout session leader, and in-service presenter at dozens of events, both in the Chicago area and throughout the country.

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    Elmhurst, IL

    • Event type
      Company or Office event
    • Speaker theme
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    • Audience age
      Working professionals
    • Number of guests
      Fewer than 25
    • Details
      Looking to liven up a typically boring staff meeting. Want to create energy and motivation to staff to do their job 110% and be proud of their work.
    • $375
      Average price
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