Motivational Speaker And Actor On How to Sound Spontaneous

Yes, I am a motivational speaker now, but for over twenty-five years I was a professional card-carrying actor in film, television and on stages … [Read more...]

Happy! Happy! Happy!

His name is Lyman Graham and he is a Food Services Director in New Mexico. He is in charge of making certain that the kids in New Mexico schools get … [Read more...]

How to Find Possibilities Right In Your Own Home

In her acceptance speech, 2015 Tony Award winner, Lisa Kron, told us about a dream she had. And when I heard what she said every bell in my … [Read more...]

Memorial Day Redefined

Or should I say, "Defined as it was originally intended." Here's how the creation of Memorial Day was described in General … [Read more...]

Fastest Way to Alienate a Customer EVER!

Seriously. You won't believe what he said. I call it the Worst Customer Service Comment in the History of the World.  I thought my brain was … [Read more...]

In the Words of Neil deGrasse Tyson – Look Up!

Motivational speakers are always encouraging people to get a bigger perspective - to step outside their world and look at the larger picture. … [Read more...]

How to Get a Cranky Person to be Nice to You

As a motivational speaker I spend lots of time in airports, where here is no better place to observe human behavior - at it's best, and at … [Read more...]

Attention Sales People – Do NOT Do This!

I wandered into the home goods store with absolutely no particular need in mind. I just liked the looks of a few of the things I saw in the window so … [Read more...]

How to Take “Thank You” to an Art Form

I have LONG touted the importance and benefits of expressing your gratitude to others. And I'm sure I'm not the only motivational speaker on … [Read more...]

Motivational Speaker’s Gift For You!

I couldn't get him to see that what I was telling him would help him so much if he would just listen.  It was a little thing he could do … [Read more...]