Country singer and motivational speaker Keni Thomas recently posted a wonderful video in which he speaks about life as a musician and entertainer.

In addition to his work as an artist and speaker, Keni Thomas is a former Army Ranger who was involved in the Black Hawk Down mission. For information...

Louis Upkins: Premiere Motivational Speakers Bureau

Business leader and author Louis Upkins Jr. was recently featured in Memphis' The Commercial Appeal. Read the article below.


Joking that he was in the presence of "every outlaw in Memphis," Kem Wilson Jr. on Thursday joined about 150 relatives, friends...

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Q&A with Andy Andrews about New Book

By Andy Andrews, Posted September 20th 2010

Andy Andrews was recently interviewed by about his new children's book, The Boy Who Changed the World.

Here's an excerpt:

Andy Andrews Book: Premiere Motivational Speakers BureauAndy, I know your book is entitled “The Boy Who Changed the World” but isn’t it really about helping kids grow, develop and use their potential?

I wrote The Boy...

Pollster Scott Rasmussen is the subject of a fascinating profile in The Wall Street Journal.

Read the beginning of the article below or visit for the rest.

You can tell it's a volatile political year when a balding, middle-aged pollster gets a standing ovation from hundreds of state...

Premiere Speakers Bureau is pleased to introduce Li Cunxin as our newest exclusive speaker.

Li is a former Chinese ballet dancer whose quest to move to the United States from China set off an international incident in 1981. His motivational story of courage and freedom has inspired audiences...

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Spurring US Innovation in Education

By Jim Brazell, Posted August 13th 2010

In 2010, the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference featured a “crowd source” keynote selection. People voted over the web and the most popular nominee was given the closing keynote of one of the largest educational computing conferences in the world.

On July 1, Hawaii...

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Interview About New WWII Book

By Andy Andrews, Posted August 2nd 2010

heart menderBestselling author and motivational speaker Andy Andrews was featured on Fox6 in Alabama discussing his new book, The Heart Mender: A Story of Second Chances.

In the interview, which is featured here, Andrews tells about an untold chapter from American history that took place literally in his back...

David Nour, social media strategist and founder of Relationships Economics, has spent 2010 helping companies do the same thing: Get creative.

For many companies, getting creative involves completely reinventing their business model. In a new video, Nour explains his radical idea.

To learn more...

Afterburner is a elite team of military and business leaders who excel in helping organizations learn to work more efficiently and effectively.

Here are there five characteristics of flawlessly executing organizations.

I. Perform as High-Reliability Organizations (HROs): Researchers Weick and...

In his first public statements since his controversial statements about Afghanistan, GOP chairman Michael Steele expressed his resolve to remaining the head of the Republican Party.

Steele came under attack last week for calling Afghanistan"a war of Obama's choosing," and "not something the United...