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Futurist Jim Carroll’s new talk promises opportunities, hopeful trends and a bright outlook for 2017 and beyond.
He says, “With economic, political, career and business model volatility all around us, it’s all too easy to fall prey to a swirl of negative thinking — with the result that you lose sight of the fascinating opportunities from what comes next. It’s time to turn your mind to the future once again, restore a sense of hope and optimism, and link yourself to the fast paced trends which energize your outlook on opportunity!”
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We’re happy they trusted our suggestion. What a way to start a conference the day after the election! Hire PREFERRED SPEAKERS FAVORITE Jim Gaffigan! Here’s what the audience had to say:
Preferred Speakers is always on the look out for great new speakers! Check out our newest addition, Amy Morin, author of the best seller, 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do In case you weren’t one of the 30 million people who already read the list of the 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do, here’s the quick run-down so you won’t feel left out:
1. Waste Time Feeling Sorry for Themselves.
2. Give Away Their Power
3. Shy Away from Change.
4. Waste Energy on Things They Can’t Control.
5. Worry About Pleasing Others.
6. Fear Taking Calculated Risks.
7. Dwell on the Past.
8. Make the Same Mistakes Over and Over.
9. Resent Other People’s Success.
10. Give Up After Failure.
11. Fear Alone Time.
12. Feel the World Owes Them Anything.
13. Expect Immediate Results.
Our non-profit client in Houston, with a mission to provide services and support for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, needed the right speaker/celebrity to address their donors at an annual event. Preferred Speakers suggested Lauren Potter, aka Becky Johnson on the six time Emmy winning show Glee. The television sensation attracted a record attendance, raising awareness and fun.
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