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Jun
2013

What Motivational Speakers REALLY Do

By Linda Larsen - Wednesday, June 26, 2013
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Feeling a little cranky at work lately? You are not alone. According to the new Gallup State of the American Workforce poll - 70% of American workers say they "hate" their job or are "disengaged." The cost to U.S. companies - up to $550 BILLION dollars per year in lost productivity.  

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Jun
2013

Please Let Me Give You More Money

By Linda Larsen - Sunday, June 16, 2013
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I am amotivational speaker by profession, but I used to be an actor for many years. As such, my favorite pastime whenever I'm not working is to go see live theater.  So last week I saw Noah Racey's Pulse at the Asolo State Theater. Four times. In one week. And if the show hadn't closed today, I would have seen it again. 

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Jun
2013

Thanks and Thanks and Ever Thanks

By Linda Larsen - Tuesday, June 11, 2013
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William Shakespeare could have been a motivational speaker in his time, because wow - did he have a way with words. In Twelfth Night, Sebastian doesn't merely toss a casual "thanks" in Antonio's direction after he has been extended such kind concern and thoughtfulness. Instead he says, "I can no other answer make but thanks, and thanks, and ever thanks." 

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