Programs Tagged With "history"
A colleague once told me a very telling statement concerning his boss, his wife, his co-workers, his children, his friends all the major players in his life, "If they are all mad at me a little bit, then I am doing all right." The message: there's not enough of him to keep everyone satisfied in his life. Is work/life balance a myth? No! It is possible to survive and thrive in the world of work, and to balance work performance with personal development and quality of life. We will explore the history of work and its role in our culture, how to improve our balance at work, and how to take steps to bring balance to our lives. Participants will Review their current work/life balance ratio Explore the history and purpose of work in our culture Examine why we reversed a 150-year trend of working less and less hours per week Explore why we choose materialism over relationships Identify practical steps to restore balance at work and in life
FACE your FEARS, DARE to LIVE! The IMPOSSIBLE is NOT imPOSSIBLE! Swallowing the Sword, Cutting Through Fear: The Art and Science of Doing the Impossible: What swallowing swords taught me about overcoming fear. Child of ridicule. Target of bullies. Wimp. Loser. Role model. 40x World Champion Sword Swallower Ig Nobel Prize Winner TEDx Speaker Dan Meyer In his talk "Doing the Impossible, Swallowing The Sword, Cutting Through Fear" 40x World Champion Sword Swallower Dan Meyer takes the audience on his journey from wimp, loser, child of ridicule, and target of bullies, to overcome fears and the limitations of social anxiety disorder, break down boundaries, and do the IMPOSSIBLE -- to inspire others to do the impossible in THEIR lives and change the world! In his talk, Dan describes his journey from extreme fears to extreme feats, outcast to outlier, stutterer to storyteller, ridiculed to role model, wimp to world record holder, quitter to finalist on America...
IIn this internationally acclaimed presentation, Barry speaks to leaders as well as those who need motivation to step into leadership in our ever changing world. In Rewriting History, Barry tells the story of how a teacher, three high school students, and a dynamic newspaperman bringing about justice in a 41-year-old hate crime. Barry created and led a diverse group that helped persuade the State of Mississippi to reopen one of the country's most notorious cold cases from the Civil Rights era. Your audiences will leave empowered as they glean insight from the messages Barry shares as he weaves the tale of these unlikely sleuths. It's an empowering message of everyday American citizens lobbying Congress, uncovering new evidence and witnesses, rallying public support, and changing history. In telling the fascinating story of the Mississippi Burning murders and the eventual resolution of the case, Barry presents a stirring message that will leave each listener seeing themselves as a...
As a veteran Wash DC gossip columnist and a regular dishing with Joan Rivers on camera, I like to think of my role as chronicling history. The word "gossip" is not always negative. What often starts as speculation soon becomes gospel and history headlines. Think Watergate, Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Hillary's private emails, It's often the real story before the spin docs are called in. I chronicle in current time the tangled webs between DC, NY and Hollywood. My presentation is candid and interactive. Always fresh and current. I reveal the back story on current topics from politics to entertainment with lots of first hand amusing but never vicious anecdotes. I talk about why people gossip with colorful current examples. I adapt the talk to each audience.
Becoming a Millionaire or even attempting to break the grip of poverty to become financially success as an African-American can be difficult, given all of the social and economic obstacles of Today. Now imagine attempting to become a millionaire as an African-American during the times of Slavery, Jim Crow, Segregation and Blatant Racism? The odds would be low, but a trail blazing group of African-American men & women did the impossible. They became millionaires inspite of their circumstances and the blatant racism present in America during the late 19th and early 20th century. They are the First Black Millionaires In America. In this program, I will discuss the rise of Americaâ€™s First Black Millionaires born in America and how their wealth helped shape black history and how their business building strategies can help you become rich In America â€“ Today. Black History Month program.
Here are 5 simple steps to real health and wellness. Most doctors spend your time on your illness , not on wellness. Do you know what real health is? Do you posses access to all your health history information that you should share with your doctor? Do you have the tools to work with your doctor to put you on the path to real health? Let me, the Physician 4 the People, give you a powerful tool that will impress your doctor, and give you the information you need. Attendees get a personal document, to take home from this presentation, that is a detailed health history. They also will hear 5 important facts about getting and keeping a healthy lifestyle. This presentation can be directed to the general adult population . There is also a version directed to health professionals. It is 45 minutes long with time for questions and answers is included