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So You Want To Be A Motivational Speaker?

Being a professional speaker, trainer, coach and consultant on a full-time basis is both rewarding and challenging at the same time. It is rewarding because you get to do what most people only dream of doing, standing on stages worldwide sharing your thoughts, ideas and concepts. As a result, you get the chance to meet […]

The Type of Success That Leads To Depression

This is not an easy article to write considering the recent death of an American Icon, Robin Williams. I loved just about every role he played from Mork & Mindy to Lovelace in “Happy Feet.” My kids were heartbroken as well when they heard of his passing for he played many kid friendly roles in […]

5 Strategic Youth Motivation Keys

For a myriad of reasons, inspiring students in this generation is becoming increasingly difficult. Educators and youth stakeholders nationwide complain about the attitudes and dispositions of students and its impact on learning.  During my multiple interactions with schools, organizations and government agencies nationwide, I noticed five key strategies used to motivate youth towards excellence academically […]