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Keynote speakers are individuals who motivate.
I teach and have the potential to influence meaningful
change. These speakers are known for their
incredible accomplishments, inspiring life stories.
Q unique perspectives. and most importantly. their
| ability to communicate a powerful message that can
‘ make a positive difference in the lives of others.
Where might a keynote speaker be of benefit?
Keynote speakers are commonly sought out to speak at the following events:
Keynote speakers can be
used to underscore the
overarching theme of the
Speakers may be hired to
address audiences at
Companies may Invite
notable speakers to
launches to help promote a
Notable keynote speakers
are often hired by
universities to address universities to encourage
new graduates and impart campus engagement or
advice. ignite student discussion
about Important topics.
Keynote speakers can
serve as ways for
Professional keynote speakers represent individuals from a variety of backgrounds
and positions, including CEOs, professional athletes, entertainers/ celebrities,
ndustry experts, and lifestyle coaches.
Given the diverse backgrounds of our speakers, any organization will be able to find a keynote
speaker that can address a topic relevant to their cause. Common keynote speaking themes include:
Many professional organizations turn to keynote speakers to
deliver insight as to ways to improve leadership skills or
foster a greater sense of leadership in the workplace.
Speakers with authority on this subject, like Mark Thompson
of Virgin Unite Mentors, will often present audiences with
specific values and skills that make for great leaders.
Team Building/ Personal Improvement
Finding ways to sustain a culture of teamwork is a topic
applicable to almost any organization. Keynote speakers that
address team building may also talk about subtopics like
diversity, interpersonal skills, and communication. Adventure
racer Robyn Benincasa is one example of a popular keynote
speaker that combines her experiences with teamwork and
leadership while competing around the world to inspire
audiences from various walks of life.
Motivation/ Overcoming Obstacles
Whether speaking about facing adversity in our personal lives
or in the workplace, a keynote speaker like Stephanie
Decker, a mother who lost both of her legs saving her
children from a tornado, can inspire any audience to move
forward with newfound passion.
Companies often turn to keynote speakers that are leaders in
their respective industries, such as management author and
executive coach Marshall Goldsmith, to share information
about recent innovations in the field or provide new ways to
think about providing services.
THE IMPACT OF KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
How do keynote speakers benefit organizations?
A keynote speaker can:
7 Inspire employees to approach work with a more positive outlook.
7 Increase productivity as a result of renewed enthusiasm and confidence.
7 Change a company's perspective, leading to more efficient operationslprocedures.
V Reinforce organization objectives and long-term goals to employees.
7 Increase attendance and participation at future company conferences or events.
DID YOU KNOW?
of responders of a recent survey stated that
their company has hired a professional
speaker for its meetings.
of those that believed their meetings were
highly successful said they had relied on a
speakers bureau to hire a keynote speaker.
inspire. educate. entertain.
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