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Out of the Grind and Back to Life

Posted by Julie Morris on Tue, Feb 20, 2018 @ 04:07 PM

Just because you have a career doesn’t mean you can’t have a personal life, too. It’s time to take control of your day so you can enjoy each aspect of your 24 hours. Keep reading for tips and tricks to own your career before it owns you.

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Stereotypes and Your Bias Toward Yourself

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Feb 13, 2018 @ 12:50 PM

Funny motivational speakerStudies reveal we are naturally drawn to people who are most like us.

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Motivational Speaker for the NC Epic Users Group

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Feb 12, 2018 @ 02:59 PM

funny motivational speakersOn February 22, 2018, I am a motivational speaker for the North Carolina Epic Users Group Meeting.

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Stop Hoarding and Let Go of the Past

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Fri, Feb 09, 2018 @ 12:34 PM

funny motivational speakersBecause something is not used, it’s not useless. However, holding onto stuff can hold you back and keep you from evolving.

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How to Deal with​ ​Public Speaking Anxiety

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Feb 06, 2018 @ 04:22 PM

funny motivational speakersA common question I get as a motivational speaker is how to control nervousness when speaking.

A great tip that has stuck with me over the years is that fear and excitement are nearly the same emotion, just on different ends of the spectrum. It's hard to tell if you are excited or scared. Thus, it is far better to label this feeling as excitement.

Why not channel your nervous energy into enthusiasm for the speech and the audience? The moment you mark your sweaty palms and the knocking of your knees as fear, it becomes fear and intensifies.

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Resilience: You Can’t Have Up’s without Down’s

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Fri, Feb 02, 2018 @ 01:08 PM

hire a motivational speakerThe unpredictably of life sucks. One minute you seem to be riding high and the next moment you ‘re torn up by stress. Transformation is an inevitable process, just like the sun will set, it will rise again.

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Motivational Speaker for the NAMIC Claims Conference

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Jan 30, 2018 @ 12:43 PM

logo.jpgOn February 8, 2018, I am a closing motivational speaker for the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) Claims Conference.

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Refuse to Change- Who is in Charge?

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Jan 29, 2018 @ 03:22 PM

leadership motivational speakersThere are many ups and downs in life. Some people weather these changes better than others. It requires an entire team to accept change for it to go smoothly. 

Change. You wouldn't think one single word would have the ability to provoke intense fear in others. And yet it does, people avoid change because they lack knowledge or skill,  it creates discomfort and extra work or because of fear of the unknown.

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Motivational Speaker for Royal Le Page Lethbridge

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Jan 25, 2018 @ 03:51 PM

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On January 26, 2018, I am a motivational speaker for Royal Le Page Lethbridge, Alberta, Annual Meeting and Celebration.

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Motivational Speaker for Achieve Michigan Realtors

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Jan 22, 2018 @ 03:41 PM

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On February 1, 2018, I am a motivational speaker for the Michigan Realtors Association, Achieve Conference

The event held at the Westin Book Cadillac in Detroit will attract over 240 realtors from across the great state of Michigan. 

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