“All human beings are entrepreneurs. When we were in the caves we were all self-employed . . . finding our food, feeding ourselves. That’s where human history began . . . As civilization came we suppressed it. We became labor because they stamped us, ‘You are labor.’ We forgot that we are entrepreneurs.” —Muhammad Yunus The News Hour/PBS/1122.2006 as quoted by Tom Peters in his TedX talk on Innovation at Manchester Center Vermont.
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As a Corporate Trainer, Motivational Speaker and Executive Coach I have often quote Robert Cialdini’s list of Principle’s of Persuasion. Participants have often asked me where they can get more details, so this is for you guys. You’ll find the list here, a downloadable image and a wonderful explainer video by the Influence at Work Team. If you find this post helpful, you know where the share button is!
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As a business motivational speaker and a corporate coach, I have always been a strong believer that businesses can and should do more to engage and development their people. Howard Schultz, Founder and Chairman of Starbucks, a man who I deeply admire for his values and vision as an entrepreneur, shows the way with their newly launched Starbucks College Achievement Plan.
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Research proves that email and electronic communication erode trust and the most effective way to communicate is face-to-face. But that seems to be largely a relic of the past now. In almost every motivational talk that I give or every leadership session that I conduct, I stress the need for connection. Not the Wi-Fi connection but the Human Connection. This inspiring video by Gary Turk has a very powerful message for you – Get off your PC or your smartphone and go and experience the world. You only live once, so enjoy every moment of it. Life does not have to be lived for the approval or applause of others on Facebook and social media. Enjoy and do share this video with your friend
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In this stunning visual presentation, SAP has gathered 99 interesting facts that highlight the ruthless pace of change taking place around us. Some of these changes arrive with a bang and the others just quietly simmer under the surface, changing the world as we know it forever.
Now here’s an inspiring role model for young engineers and entrepreneurs – Elon Musk – Made money by selling PayPal to EBay and risked it all starting Tesla Motors (All electric car company) and SpaceX ( building world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft with the ultimate goal of extending human life to other planets). “Entrepreneur Elon Musk is a man with many plans. The founder of PayPal, Tesla Motors and SpaceX sits down with TED curator Chris Anderson to share […]
Once in a while, someone comes along and leaves an imprint on your life that stays with you forever. That is what motivational speaker Simerjeet Singh has achieved with his clients in Dubai, Jordan, Bahrain and other Middle East countries.
There might be several capable motivational speakers in Dubai, but never before has a keynote speaker ever offered the kind of value that Simerjeet Singh packs inside his inspirational talks. Having seen the life of Middle East at close quarters, Simerjeet Singh understands the cultural and aspiration sensibilities of the Gulf region and develops customised speeches that are truly and originally motivational in nature for the residents of the Gulf region. Going by the testimonials that Simerjeet has received, specifically from clients of this region, it is apparent that they have gained immensely not only in their careers but also in their personal lives.
Anyone can be an inspirational speaker but the one who connects with the audience in a two-way dialogue without sounding sermonizing is a true motivational speaker. In Dubai and across the Middle East, Simerjeet Singh has emerged as an inspirational speaker who takes ownership of the audience’s frame of mind and strives to elevate it to a positive and productive state, no matter what the event.
Whether his workshops are on Positive Attitude, Team Building, Leadership and Entrepreneurship, Simerjeet Singh sets the stage on fire with the active engagement of his audience – which is why Simerjeet is the preferred and recommended motivational speaker in Dubai and the Gulf region.
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Ed, from Clear Presentation Design, Ireland (www.clearpreso.com) has created this very powerful presentation on how to go about making ‘awesome presentations’! Great tips and great content! Thanks Ed! We’ve also found Nancy Duarte’s inputs on creating powerful slides to be very practical and useful. Nancy is the author of the “HBR Guide to Persuasive Presentations,” and she explains in the following video how to create slides that people will remember-