Chris Kidd is a financial coach, entrepreneur, and regular contributor and co-host on Houston’s Price of Business radio show. He is the author of the book Defeating Debt, and is a contributing co-author to the book Your Child Can Become Wealthy. He has spent a lifetime learning and living the principles of success in sports, business, and life. Chris inspires audiences with his story and lessons on teamwork, goal setting, financial intelligence, and more.
His energetic, humorous, and informative programs include memorable stories and examples that the audience will enjoy and learn from. This insures his insights are applied and remembered long into the future. Chris specializes in customizing his programs for each audience, organization, and occasion.
Sports are a big part of our lives
As the son of a Hall of Fame high school coach, Chris grew up around sports and many of his lessons are sports related. He continues to engage in the sports world as many of those he works with are or have been professional athletes. Sports teaches success principles that can be applied to everyday life at home and in the work place, like Teamwork, Character, Attitude, How to Deal with Failure, and Overcoming Setbacks.
From Broke College Kid to Young Millionaire
Like most college students, Chris was lured in to debt by credit card companies. Without a good understanding of handling finances at the time, he quickly build up thousands of dollars of credit card debt and found himself in a big hole financially. Fortunately he was introduced to a young millionaire who became his mentor and taught him principles of handling money, investing, and business. While in college Chris started his first business, and began doing very well with his investments. He did so well that he became a millionaire at 24 years old!
Connecting Passion to Purpose and Creating Profits
Chris has owned, and helped others start multiple businesses over the last decade and a half. Many people want their own business, and would like to be their own boss but there are obstacles that often stand in the way. Fear of failure, lack of security, sometimes risking all they have, and just not knowing how or where to begin. Chris helps others learn to identify their purpose and passion in life, and then teaches them how they can turn that into a profitable business. He also works with small business owners on effective financial management maximizing their returns on investments.
Little Things Make a Big Difference
Whether it is in dealing with finances, becoming a championship sports team, or running a successful business with outstanding customer service, the little things can have a huge impact. This is one of the principles Chris teaches and has lived his life by. He has an arsenal of stories that drive these principles home. These are stories that audiences will definitely learn from, be inspired by, and enjoy.
Speaking Topics Include:
Goals, Money, Investing, Purpose, Freedom, Teamwork, Life Balance, Enjoying Life, The Value of Time, Overcoming Adversity, Making Your Life Count