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We hired Mitchel to come speak at the Suicide Awareness Walk in St. Paul and were blown away by the effect he had on the crowd. He is an innovative, hysterical, and incredibly deep speaker. His combination of humor, layered with his intense story of his losing his mother....well, there wasn't a dry in the audience. The audience was completely enchanted by him, and he just a wonderful job relating to the audience. I highly recommend him for any speaking gig.
I haven't heard a speaker this good in a long time. We thoroughly enjoyed Carrie's talk.
Andy was a fantastic addition to our annual Year-End party. He is a great speaker that is easy to listen to and adds the perfect amount of humor to his inspirational, thoughtful messages. In our post-event survey, he was given a 98% positive feedback from our group. Thank you, Andy!
Mark is outstanding to work with. I've worked with Mark for several years with Mark in the capacity of a Speaker and Trainer. Mark is an extremely skilled interacter with groups. His presentations are extremely well prepared and expertly delivered. Mark knows his audiences and content extremely well. He is also popular with both youth and adult audiences. I very highly recommend! - Paul Sears, Minnesota WorkForce Center
Stu is an excellent speaker. He is funny, engaging, articulate, and passionate. He instantly connected with the audience establishing rapport and credibility. I enjoyed Stu's stories - they were entertaining but had a great message. I recommend Stu as a motivational and/or business leadership speaker.
Erica came and spoke to our office of real estate advisors and blew them away. Her professionalism with the ability to infuse her speaking with authenticity, humor and humility make her a one-of-a-kind speaker! We were thrilled to have Erica and cannot wait to have her back!
I couldn't have asked for more. Very professional and very funny. I received tons of compliments on Mark's performance.
Carolina was a founder and facilitator of a fantastic seminar myself and three of my daughters attended. She was confident, organized, knowledgeable and a fun speaker for a broad range of ages. I would and will attend anything she hosts or recommends for that matter!
We have worked with Colette on several occasions. We work in an industry where we provide cognitive behavioral education for our Clients. We wanted to provide a virtual classroom experience for our Clients who are unable to be in the classroom. We asked Colette to research the many options and provide us with the best opportunity. She immediately started her research and was in continuous communication with us. The outcome is wonderful: we have a smooth running webinar classroom for our Clients and they are thrilled with this option. Thank you Colette! We would definitely call on her for her expertise, support and kindness again and again! Yvette and Rick Prigge Freedom Chemical Health Services
Ursula Mentjes is a skillful and powerful leader. Her leadership and guidance has been instrumental in my personal growth and the growth of my business. She is a motivator with a true gift to inspire, train and teach skills, techniques and effective sales methodology that produce results. I highly recommend Ursula to individuals and companies who seek to improve their performance and bottom line results. You will be amazed and delighted with her delivery!
Lynette Crane was speaker on Introversion in the Workplace at the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Annual Conference in October of 2015. Her presentation was a huge success because she presented extremely relatable information about a topic that is highly important, yet not widely discussed. She presented to a packed room (a very quiet, introverted packed room), but got the group talking and presented with a high level of expertise and engaging wit. This was one of our most well-received HR-related sessions in our almost 30 year history, and we have invited her back for several additional speaking opportunities. I would definitely recommend Lynette to any organization looking for a speaker who is engaging, approachable and knowledgeable, and can help employers, supervisors and employees leverage the power of introverts (which, by the way, is about half the workforce).
Very professional and impact speaker. She was very relatable and leaving me with wanting more. She was also very inspiring.
I am a certified life coach and have a passion for others, especially motivating others. I help you see your inner strength in whatever setting you are in. I help you match the hopes and desires for your career, your life, and any growth you are seeking. I motivate individuals and groups to match your inner and outer beings to help bring out the best in yourself and in what you are working to accomplish.
Barbara Tako, owner of Clutter Clearing Choices LLC and recent breast cancer survivor, is a motivational clutter clearing speaker, who provides tools to help people simplify their lives and free up time and energy for their priorities. She is the author of "Clutter Clearing Choices: Clear Clutter, Organize Your Home, & Reclaim Your Life" (O Books, 2010), a seasonally organized book that provides a variety of doable clutter clearing tips that readers are encouraged to pick and choose from to fit their personal style and needs. Since 1998, Barbara has appeared on television and radio as well as entertained and inspired audiences at women's groups, parenting groups, church organizations, and corporations, including 3M, Target, Medtronic, Securian, and Supervalu. Barbara's passion is to provide people with tools to simplify their lives. Go to her website to sign up for her free monthly clutter-clearing tips newsletter.
I am a motivational speaker who focuses on leadership, team building, customer service, and life/work balance. I am also a certified life and wellness coach. I am a Snap Fitness owner and a Ruby Leader with AdvoCare.
I am a voice, a dedicated advocate, for all victims of abuse—each person who has ever suffered sexual abuse, bullying, or the need to hide who they really are.
Resilience is Brilliance! I am a motivational and inspirational speaker. I work with people who want to overcome their fears, reach their full potential, and become the person who they want to be. With laughter, authenticity and passion, I dedicate myself to inspire, motivate, and teach others to reach their full potential and never quit. I do this by setting a positive example of personal reinvention and personal resilience.
I am a former college football coach where I coached our athletes to give their best performances on every play. This resulted in our winning two conference championships. My programs make neural science fun and understandable and also includes best practices of elite performers. I teach people how to focus, how to influence what they pay attention to and how to create habits that will instinctively generate the actions necessary to reach their goals. There is a core of personal accountability and I'm known as "The Accountability Guy". I certainly build a case for the importance of taking responsibility and being the source versus going victim and blaming. I customize for every group and when hired I will ask about your goals, your systems and metrics, your KPI's, your daily activities and then your obstacles. I incorporate this into the presentation. This is an entertaining, high energy and fun presentation with immediately useful and relevant content. I can customize to any amount of time. I am the only speaker who presents like I do. No one else has the background that I have. I've worked with Nobel Prize winner Roger Sperry while I was a head football and wrestling coach at Cal Tech in Pasadena, CA. I had the opportunity to refine and simplify these techniques with Steve Mariucci, fellow assistant coach while at Cal State Fullerton. Steve is a former head coach for the San Francisco 49'ers and Detroit Lions and is now a broadcaster. I don't emphasize this unless you want me to. I also coached an Olympic Gold Medal winner in Greco Roman Wrestling, Jeff Blatnick, who won the gold in the 1984 Olympics.
I'm a motivational speaker, award-winning author and Emmy award winner. I speak for groups in education and in business on how to drive greater results through engagement and leadership training. Nice Bike: making meaningful connections on the road of life.
Sara is motivating teens to reach higher. Services include: * School Assemblies * Leadership Workshops * Conference Keynotes * Peer Pressure and Bullying Seminars * Team Building Workshops * Weekend Retreats Sara has been involved with student leadership development for nearly three decades. What started out as a seventh-grade class election turned into a life-long passion for working with youth on both personal and group leadership development. Sara has spent thousands of hours developing youth talent, and her curriculum is utilized at leadership programs across the nation. Sara is currently working on her masters degree at Harvard University, building off the decades of work she has devoted to working at the crossroads of media and technology. In the mid '90s, Sara moved to New York City to work on projects for Nickelodeon, MTVs Rock the Vote Campaign, VH1s Save the Music Foundation, and Jazz at Lincoln Centers Essentially Ellington Competition. In 1999, Sara left MTV Networks for the chance to participate in a joint effort between The Knot and NBC's Today Show called "Today Ties the Knot" a series which married on-air programming with on-line voting and set the stage for the new era of media interactivity that we are all used to today. Sara released her first full-length album of original music at the age of 20, and while she prefers to work behind the scenes, she has also enjoyed some time in the spotlight. Sara has shared the stage with jazz legends Wynton Marsalis, Janis Siegel, Bobby McFerrin, and Dianne Reeves. She made her NYC cabaret debut in 1998 and continued as a solo artist for many years. Sara enjoyed her time as a performer with Juilliard Choral Union, and even had her share of the red carpet treatment while assisting with production on major award shows including the Grammy Awards and MTVs Video Music Awards. After a successful stint on the East Coast, Sara returned to the Twin Cities to serve as director of programming for NBCs online coverage of the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Torino, Italy. She then progressed to managing daily website operations for clients including CNN, NBC, Cox Television, Hearst-Argyle Television, McGraw-Hill Broadcasting, Meredith Broadcasting and Post-Newsweek. Now a full-time speaker, producer, author, and educator Sara is sharing her business lessons with her favorite people: today's student leaders.
I specialize in life coaching for women. My speaking engagements are geared towards high school, college, and women's groups.