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By Robin Aaron With a name like Mamie and a barrel full of jokes and good humor, how could a person not cheer on local educators? The multi-district gathering of school faculty and staff held Monday, Aug. 15, took place to provide a final boost before the first day of school for the 2011-2012 semester begins. Mamie McCullough, a motivational and inspirational keynote speaker known as the "I Can" lady and author of several popular books, including I Can. You Can, Too!, Get it Together - And ...
By Jon Gordon
Below is a recent article from Online Athens on how University of Georgia head football coach Mark Richt is using Jon Gordon's The Energy Bus to motivate his team. Click here to read the full article. The Energy Bus recently hit number seven on the "Wall Street Journal" last week and number 8 this week. For information on how to book Jon Gordon for your next event, visitPremiereSpeakers.com/jon_gordon.
Congratulations to Scott MacIntyre who recently married his girlfriend Christina Teich in Scottsdale, Arizona. To read an in depth article on the wedding from People Magazine, click here. For information on how to book Scott MacIntyre for your next event, visitPremiereSpeakers.com/scott_macintyre.
Congratulations to Mike Rayburn who was recently inducted into the Speaker Hall of Fame, winning the CPAE (Council of Peers Award for Excellence) from the National Speakers Association. Below you can watch a brief portion of Mike's acceptance speech. For information on how to book Mike Rayburn for your next event, visitPremiereSpeakers.com/mike_rayburn.
In Episode 3 ofJosh Sundquist's animated series based on his bestselling memoir, nine-year-old Josh's parents reveal his grim prognosis. Josh Sundquist is a bestselling author and Paralympian who gives speeches that inspire organizations and individuals to adopt his ski racing motto, 1MT1MT (one more thing, one more time) to overcome adversity and reach peak performance. For information on how to book Josh Sundquist for your next event, visitPremiereSpeakers.com/josh_sundquist.
By Brian Lord
Below is a recent article from cnn.com on Diana Nyad's Cuba-to-Florida swim. Diana's 103 mile swim began Sunday night at 7:45pm ET and will take an estimated 60 hours. Click here to read the full article. For information on how to book Diana Nyad for your next event, visitPremiereSpeakers.com/diana_nyad.
According to our research, back-to-school expenditures are second only to Christmas so the school shopping is a "biggie";. In addition to the tips below, be sure to read a recent article we were interviewed for - clickhere. Enjoy this time of year, keep your money relationship intact, teach your kids a thing or two and get your school year off to a great start: Clear communication will prevent doubling up on items, or worse, spending more than you need to! Once you decide who will do ...
In Episode 2 ofJosh Sundquist's animated series based on his bestselling memoir, he wakes up from surgery to hear devastating news. Josh Sundquist is a bestselling author and Paralympian who gives speeches that inspire organizations and individuals to adopt his ski racing motto, 1MT1MT (one more thing, one more time) to overcome adversity and reach peak performance. For information on how to book Josh Sundquist for your next event, visitPremiereSpeakers.com/josh_sundquist.
I recently did a speaking engagement for a company and in my research interviewing process several people shared with me some very disturbing comments about their working environment. I simply asked the question, "What do you do for fun at your company?"; I received comments like … "We don't have time for fun."; … "I can't remember the last time we did anything fun."; … "Fun - we don't do anything fun."; … "I think we had a picnic last year."; Due to the pressures to ...