Fun is something that unfolds on it's own; it's tough to force. Forced fun isn't really fun at all, it's more like mild irritation beneath a fake smile. However, you can take steps to encourage people to loosen up.
Two years ago I listened to a motivational business speaker talk about the virtues of social media and I thought, I don't want to get into that.
A vision of the ideal employee would always lend itself towards total engagement and inspiration.
I was a generational guest speaker for HR professionals last week where we discussed the virtues of Generation Y parenting. Gen Y out numbers the baby boomer generation by over 1.3 Million people. This generation will have a strong impact and their parents will remain very involved.
On March 8, 2012 I am a health care inspirational luncheon speaker for the CREOG & APGO Annual Meeting. This event sponsored by Dr Martin L. Stone is a Medical Student Educators' luncheon.The audience will mostly be comprised of OBGYN physicians who are also medical teachers. They split their time between clinical rotations, teaching medical students and residents and program administration.
One day your star employee seems content and well adjusted, the next day he hands you his resignation. Huh? Was he a good actor pretending to be content- but beneath the facade he was plotting his escape plan?
I was an inspirational speaker for an educators conference. One of the other education guest speakers shared startling statistics that recesses in schools across north America are being cut back or eliminated.
I was recently an inspirational speaker at a healthcare conference. The other canadian keynote speaker was funny man, Brent Butt - former star of Corner Gas.
4 AM is usually when the cab picks me up to go to the airport to fly out and give another motivational talk.
Motivational speakers are often accused of teaching what we most need to learn.
Recently I listened to an old recording of motivational speaker Dr Murray Banks.
On February 24, 2012, I am an inspirational speaker for the National Hearing Conservation Association at the Astor Crowne Plaza / French Quarter
New Orleans, LA.