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Michael Reagan Carries His Father's Legacy

By Michael Reagan
Michael Reagan has a message for the Republican Party: Stay on message. "When you make it personal, nothing ever will be accomplished," Reagan said. "We need to have a message other than, 'We hate Barack Obama.'" Reagan, the eldest son of President Ronald Reagan, recently told North Dakota's The Bismark Tribune that his famous father was successful because of his ideas--not his ability to attack his opponents. "What was his big picture? It was, 'How do I bring down the Berlin Wall? How do I ...
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Huckabee on Obama's Nobel Peace Prize

By Gov Mike Huckabee
What does Gov. Mike Huckabee think of President Obama's recent Nobel Peace Prize? On the latest edition of his Fox News show Huckabee, he gave his take, and his opinion might surprise you. Mike Huckabee was a 2008 GOP candidate for president and is the former governor of Arkansas. His latest book, A Simple Christmas, releases next month. Gov. Huckabee is booked for speaking engagements exclusively by Premiere Speakers. For information on how to bring him to your next event, visit ...
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Harvard Study: Face-to-Face Meetings Remain Essential

By Tyler Clark
A recent study published in the Harvard Business Review confirms that face-to-face interaction continues to be a vital part of successful businesses. The survey of 2,300 business leaders found that executives prefer in-person meetings to remote interactions. Nearly 80 percent of respondents reported that "in-person meetings are the most effective way to meet new clients to sell business" and 89 percent said such face-to-face interaction is "essential for 'sealing the deal.'" Although ...
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VIDEO: Josh Sundquist on Outrunning a Bull ... on One Leg!

By Josh Sundquist
Paralympic ski racer and cancer survivor Josh Sundquist is a thrilling motivator who has thrived in the face of hardship. In the video below, he tells high school students about how losing his leg as a child impacted his adolescence and provided him with some of the greatest opportunities of his life. Josh Sundquist is booked for speaking engagements exclusively by Premiere Speakers. For information on how to bring him to your next event, visit ...
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VIDEO: Joel McHale's 'Community' Is NBC's Newest Hit

By Joel McHale
Actor and comedian Joel McHale recently visited Jimmy Kimmel Live to talk about his new NBC comedy Community. Receiving terrific reviews and strong early ratings, Community is becoming one of the fall's biggest new hits. McHale is also known for his E!'s The Soup, a show in which McHale humorously skewers celebrities and entertainment news. For information on how to bring Joel McHale to your next event, visit www.premierespeakers.com/joel_mchale.
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VIDEO: Kids Who <i>Want</i> to Go to School

By Ron Clark
Ron Clark and Kim Bearden of the Ron Clark Academy were recently featured on CNN. Their school and innovative way of teaching both students and fellow teachers continues to make them leading educators. Watch below: Embedded video from &lt;a href="http://www.cnn.com/video" mce_href="http://www.cnn.com/video"&gt;CNN Video&lt;/a&gt; Ron Clark and Kim Bearden are booked for speaking engagements exclusively through Premiere Speakers. For information on how to bring them to your next ...
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Fmr Miss America Competes on 'The Amazing Race'

By Ericka Dunlap
Ericka Dunlap, who was 2004's Miss America, is a contestant on the new season of CBS's The Amazing Race. She and her husband, Brian Kleinschmidt, will compete against 11 other teams in a race across the world. The new season premiere last Sunday night on CBS. When she's not racing around the world, Ericka is a renowned speaker on diversity. She is the founder of the Crown Jewel Foundation, a non-profit organization that services inner-city youth and encourages awareness of social ...
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Huckabee Wins Value Voters 2010 Straw Poll

By Gov Mike Huckabee
According to a straw poll conducted at last week's Value Voters Summit, Mike Huckabee is the top choice among Christian conservatives for the 2010 GOP presidential nomination. Huckabee, a former governor of Arkansas, ran in 2008 and won more delegates than any candidate other than John McCain. Huckabee won 28 percent of the votes, while Mitt Romney came in second with 12 percent. Also included in the poll were Sarah Palin, Tim Pawlenty, Mike Pence and others. Since ending his 2008 campaign, ...
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Glenn Beck Featured on TIME Cover

By Glenn Beck
Glenn Beck is featured on the cover of the latest issue of TIME magazine. A leading voice in right-wing media, Beck is one of the hottest--not to mention most controversial--voices in conservative circles. Here's an excerpt from the TIME article: Beck is 45, tireless, funny, self-deprecating, a recovering alcoholic, a convert to Mormonism, a libertarian and living with ADHD. He is a gifted storyteller with a knack for stitching seemingly unrelated data points into possible conspiracies - if he believed ...
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The Recession Is Over (If You Decide That It Is)

By Tim Sanders
Last week Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said that the recession was over. Shortly thereafter, business and leadership expert Tim Sanders expanded on Bernanke's statement. Yes, the recession is over--if you want it to be. It's time to most past fear and return to decisive action and long-term thinking, he said. Tim Sanders is the author of such bestselling books as Love Is The Killer App, The Likeability Factor and Saving the World at Work. For more information on Tim Sanders and ...

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