Darren LaCroix – World Champion of Public Speaking 2001
17 Minutes to Your Dream – How to Get the Breakthroughs You Need
Kids dream like rivers flow. Why did we lose that? Because well-meaning people trained the dream out of us.
Professionals, Entrepreneurs, or anyone with a big dream, listen up! Whether you want to scale your business, inspire your team or quit your day job, this presentation is for you!
In 17 Minutes to Your Dream, Darren will inspire each of us with his personal story of having gone from “Chump to Champ”. Through a fascinating journey, he will share his strategy to:
– Overcome Doubt
– Build Belief and Gain Momentum
– Experience Breakthroughs
A Real-Life Underdog Story Filled with Humour and Hope
Darren is currently the only speaker in the world who is a CSP (Certified Speaking Professional), an AS (Accredited Speaker), and a World Champion of Public Speaking. Darren always stresses, “Don’t go for the designations to get letters after your name; do it for the professional you will become in the process.”
He is the co-host of the Unforgettable Presentations podcast. Through his live workshops and online programs, Darren works with presenters eager to learn what it takes to connect deeply with their audiences. He founded StageTimeUniversity.com, the ultimate online program for presenters.
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The Healing Power of Public Speaking
In an era of social isolation, the art of public speaking is a way to overcome fear and reconnect with fellow citizens. Telling your story helps you discover your purpose. Learning to structure your thoughts and influence audiences gives you the power to resolve conflict and promote change. You learn perspective. By sharing your trials and tribulations, you can turn your knowledge into wisdom.
Speak that I may see thee
Brian Jenner is a former Toastmaster and a winner of the TMI humorous speech contest turned professional speechwriter. He founded the European Speechwriter Network and is the author of ten books, including ‘Eloquence’ and ‘Engage Brain’.
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The Qualities of the Leaders of the New Era.
We are entering a new era in many aspects of our personal and professional lives. There will be no going back to the “old normal”. At the workplace, leaders are faced with unprecedented challenges and must find new ways to lead, motivate and engage their staff, while holding the line in a mutable and uncertain environment. What are the qualities needed to embody to be the leaders of the new era?
Take it easy, and live blissfully, unhurried, to the fullest!
Italian by birth and cosmopolitan by vocation, Angela is a leadership and lifestyle expert for ambitious entrepreneurs and executives who want to succeed while enjoying the journey. She has a humanistic background and almost 30 years of experience in Human Resources and Organizational development at one of the top 10 Italian automotive companies. Through her work, Angela empowers clients to leverage the quality of their life to effortlessly grow their businesses and create an organizational climate where their staff can flourish.
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Mohammed Qahtani – World Champion of Public Speaking 2015
Never Give Up
Why do you give up halfway through your journey? And if you didn’t give up, what made you keep going? In this keynote, Mohammed shares a story of a kid with severe stuttering who became the World Champion of Public Speaking, even after wanting to quit many times throughout his journey.
Face your fear and it will go away
Mohammed Qahtani is the World Champion of the 2015 Toastmasters Public Speaking competition, a five times TEDx speaker, and a professional speaker and trainer with more than 1000 lectures given in over 35 countries. He is a former stand-up comedian and public speaking coach. Mohammed is also the author of the best-selling book “The power of words: The journey of a stuttering champion”.
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