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Resiliency
How to draw on your own natural sources of resilience to flourish in the face of adversity
  

Humans are naturally resilient beings, but what causes some to rise to repeated challenges, and others to shrink? Leveraging his years as an Olympic athlete and innovator, John K. Coyle explores a new model of resiliency, one where proactive challenges are designed to build capacity for ever greater performance under pressure and adversity, and where focusing on strengths and mindfulness creat...

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Travels From: Chicago, IL
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The World is Their Oyster
Providing the tools to crack open a bright future
  

What demons are the children in your classroom, or your life, battling today? How many times have you fanned the flames, thinking you were fighting the fire? As a child, the statistics were against Schalea -- poor, black, single parent family, teen pregnancy, an atmosphere of abuse, and occasional homelessness fought hard to destroy her potential. Through the nurturing empowerment provided by...

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Travels From: Middletown, DE
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We Only Live Once: Make it Count
Taking the Risk to Be Your Best
  

You and your company didn’t get to where they are by sitting on the couch and waiting for life to sweep you up to your ultimate success. In order to reach your full potential we all have to think and act outside the box in order to get ahead. Take the journey with Nikki learning some unique tips and tools for individuals and businesses to take the next steps in your personal and professional li...

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Travels From: Park City, UT
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How to Transform Adversity into Purpose
Turning Life's Obstacles into Advantages
  

When adversity hits, how we respond makes all the difference. In this program, audiences are inspired on how to overcome adversity and transform their stories into teachable moments, creating a real difference in their lives, their families, their communities, and their world.

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Travels From: Seattle, WA
Fee Range: $2,500 - $5,000

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SHIFT, SHED & SHINE
How to Thrive in Times of Change
  

CHANGE… Isn’t going anywhere. In fact? It’s more a part of our everyday reality than it ever was. With blink-of-an-eye communications and smartphones always within reach – we are running at breakneck speeds – too often, out of balance. How can you stop you the insanity, CALM the chaos and greet change from a position of STRENGTH and enlightened AWARENESS? Keynote Speaker Susan Young brin...

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Travels From: Madison, WI
Fee Range: $2,500 - $5,000

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Refining Your Life Into Significance
Creating Professional and Personal Success
  

Many of us have been taught that to be successful we need to go to school, get a good job, raise a family and retire someday. Could it be we have been aiming for the wrong goal? No wonder we are stressed. Perhaps, it is time we refine our definition of success. We can achieve a life of success with significance at any age. Acknowledging three critical, “refining” moments in our lives – ph...

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Travels From: Denver, CO
Fee Range: $2,500 - $5,000

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Everyone Slips on Banana Peels
Overcoming Adversity to Attain Your Goals
  

At the age of 21, Terry Lynch experienced a life changing event and as a result, lost his eye. He had a decision to make. Would this event hold him back, or propel him forward? He chose the later.

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Travels From: Chicago, IL
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No Matter What!
Maximizing your potential
  

Jay doesn't have a "one size fits all" speech that he gives. Rather, he talks to the client about what they want and then customizes his presentation based on that conversation. All of his presentations include his stories of perseverance, overcoming adversity, and doing the seemingly impossible and are told in ways that each member of the audience can apply the lessons to their own life.

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Travels From: Valdosta, GA
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You Can Do the Impossible, Too!
How I Overcame Tourette's Syndrome to Live My Dreams - The Jason Michaels Story
  

WHAT IF...you could do the impossible? What would that look like? Would you overcome obstacles in your life? Would you improve your community, or your world? How would you envision your life…if you could do the impossible? In “You Can Do the Impossible, Too,” entertainer & speaker Jason Michaels shares his own deeply personal story of doing the impossible: Overcoming the debilitating neur...

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Travels From: Nashville, TN
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The power of responsibility
Transforming anger and creating potential
  

It's not about what happened to you. It's about what you make happen. All of us have the power to tap our limitless potential. All of us have the ability to control our destiny. No matter where we came from or what has happened to us, we can all achieve happiness, success, and inner peace. We can all be "game changers." It starts with responsibility: Taking control of our lives and our poten...

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Travels From: CA
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