Free Motivational Topics in Chicago

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  • The Art of Not Being Defeated

    Troy Sandidge, Vice President Creative Services | Social Media Jedi | Motivational Speaker

    Life is difficult. Our lives are constantly "under construction" and so are our goals and dreams. What happens when life throws you a curve ball you didn't expect? What do you do when it feels like all is lost and you want to give up? This session tackles the reality and fear of defeat. MORE >

    Takeaways:
    - How to deal with life-altering situations
    - Strategies on how to dig-deep and make something happen despite obstacles
    - Q and A on personal techniques that helped me get back on my feet

    ** Session can be customized to be more Faith-based or Motivational-Based

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  • You Can Still Win, It’s Your Choice

    Shawn Ramey, Motivation, Leadership & Youth Speaker, Shawn Ramey Worldwide

    Here’s the good news… You are closer than you think to making better choices. No matter your current position, you can become the driving force behind lasting change. You can be the catalyst who ignites innovation, inspires action, and initiates new possibilities. MORE >

    Shawn discussions the choices that we make and the ripple effect our choices cause in professional and personal lives with family, friends and colleagues. A number of examples of are used from the author's professional and personal life as illustrations of some excellent choices and really bad decisions made.
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  • Find Your True Calling

    Kathleen Peterson, Coach, Trainer & Muse, Equinox Associates, Inc.

    Avoid the 3 Common Mistakes Professional Women Make that Keep Them Stuck in the Status Quo (and Away From the Life They Crave) MORE >

    During this 3-hour workshop you'll discover:
    • The 7 keys to bring your True Calling into vivid focus;
    • A powerful method to create time for your True Calling, EVEN with a hectic schedule;
    • An easy-to-follow, 3-STEP SYSTEM to sustain long-term success and live the life you were always meant to have.

    You have a unique purpose on this planet. Are you using your gifts to the fullest?

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  • Seeing Into Strength

    Robert Kingett, Journalist, Freelance

    Despite being born blind and raised in an abusive environment, Investigative reporter Robert Kingett is now achieving his goals and is a journalist and campaigner. He inspires others to find lost or hidden confidence, will or drive within themselves through sharing his story. Transportation must be provided. MORE >

    This session will last anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour but time can be negotiable.
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  • Levels & Stages of Success

    Robb Hill, Founder/President, R Hill Enterprises Inc

    Life is lived on levels and arrived at in stages, at every new level you come to there is a stage that you must go through or you will remain where you are currently. The different levels in life are easy to see however, comfort and fear keep us from venturing out of our comfort zone. For me that comfort zone was drugs and alcohol. For 18 years that was my focus. Along with this line of thinking came consequences. You see, "we pay the highest price for the lowest level of living,". My eyes were opened March 1, 1993. I realized that I was so much more than what I had become. I quit using drugs and alcohol which left a void in my life. There was a "missing piece" that I had to find. The rest of the story will be continued at the meeting/event. MORE >

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  • Getting Out of the Average Mindset

    Joshua Reed, President/Founder, Tier One Consulting LLC

    We have a tendency of limiting our true abilities by creating an average mindset. This talk will be an eye opening experience for you to reference in everyday life. Whether you are trying to boost your overall day to day activities, increase your motivation, or simply increase your self confidence, there are certain guide lines that can help you perform better in your career and in overall life. Everyone is capable and has the potential to unlock their true ability, let me help you unlock yours. MORE >

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  • “Amped-Up” Leadership!

    Lee Ann Piano, Keynote Speaker, John Maxwell Team Member

    Shift your mindset from manager to leader and master the strategies that will release a flow of passion, purpose and enthusiasm into your leadership and throughout the organization.

    Take A-Ways:

    • Develop communication that truly inspires others
    • Five ways to build a high performance team
    • Discover your leadership “sweet spot” to create loyal followers

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  • Why are some people so good at persisting?

    Nathan Kontny, CTO, Rockstar Coders

    Few people know the story of Momofuku Ando. From multiple bankruptcies to multiple stays in prisons that included torture and starvation, Ando persisted to finally invent instant ramen noodles, a company now worth 7 Billion dollars. Persistence is clearly important, but is it just something we're born with? Or, is there something deeper to help us become better at sticking with the trials in our way? MORE >

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  • Eliminate the Fear of Leaving Your Comfort Zone

    Susan Neustrom, Author, Speaker, Nonprofit Executive Director, Leading to Action

    Are you ready for change? Whether change is planned or unplanned, more than likely you need to step outside your comfort zone and do something different. However, leaving your comfort zone is frightening and fear can stifle growth, halt progress, and negatively impact behavior giving the feeling of being stuck. MORE >

    From her book, The Comfort Zone Illusion and with over 25 years of experience leading personal, professional, and organizational change, Dr. Susan Neustrom presents five breakthrough strategies to move through the stages of discomfort, transform fear to energy, and experience many Ah-ha moments that propel you into action.

    Susan Neustrom, Ed.D. author of “The Comfort Zone Illusion-Leaving your comfort zone is not so hard after all.”

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  • Getting Off the Treadmill: Escape the Race to Nowhere

    Michael Lausesen

    I will speak to the community about the benefits of living life in the present. Utilizing useful tools and exercises from my new book, I will share insights and inspiration to help participants live their best life, in the now. By giving residents access to this beneficial information, they can experience new-found joy and purpose. MORE >

    The presentation is based on three main objectives outlined throughout the book. During the interactive program, I will focus on:

    Sharing the foundation for a fulfilling and intentional life by paying attention. 
    Teaching meaningful ways to practice daily reflection which will reduce stress and rejuvenate their life. 
    Offering useful tools for affirming your life purpose.

    I then will share many stories to add significance to the objectives of the presentation, with powerpoint slides to benefit the audience.

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