Global Citizen Workshop

Do you want to review and consolidate your strategic plans? At the same time encourage greater teamwork and staff motivation? I received an inquiry from Global Citizen NPC. They wanted a team building session with a motivational talk using their strategic planning needs as the context. I was so impressed with the organization and [...]

Seven steps to great team building and a binding culture

It was such a pleasure to be the facilitator for a team building and culture workshop with old friend and more importantly coach Chester Williams and his UWC Rugby Team We have had three successful years together as his team's motivational speaker and mental toughness consultant. We  addressed: Great teamwork - what is it? Drawing on passion, courage and grit The details behind being [...]

Is your motivational speaker an example of good leadership?

When searching for the best motivational speakers, find one who has a mind for leadership and can teach leaders to develop a mind for leadership. A mind for leadership I recall the euphoria and optimism in South Africa during the Nelson Mandela presidential era. Most South Africans expressed pride and the country was set for [...]

By |2018-08-08T09:11:03+00:00August 8th, 2018|Motivational speakers, Leadership|

What is a Motivational Speaker

THE SPEAKER AS A CATALYST FOR CHANGE – DR. STEVE HARRIS Be aware that motivational speakers are cast in a variety of roles. These include: erudite sages, oracles with accurate forecasts, experts with the ability to entertain or shock, who can instil confidence or fear and galvanize a coalition. The [...]

A Mind For Wellness

A MIND FOR WELLNESS – DR. STEVE HARRIS How well are you? Are you surviving by treading wellness water or are you thriving? Are you compromising your wellbeing and success because you are not treating yourself and your mind with the same dedication as your job? A mind for wellness is not [...]

A Mind For Change

A MIND FOR CHANGE – DR. STEVE HARRIS Our plans attempt to introduce change in managed way. But we also experience unplanned change. At times people resist change. Do your people have a mind for change? Do they attitudinally manage change in ways that are beneficial to the organization and themselves? That [...]

What Makes Me a Unique Motivational Speaker

FINDING YOUR FOUNDATION FOR CONFIDENCE – DR. STEVE HARRIS A motivational speaker is usually someone who has a unique message that is seen as valuable and they use it to inspire others towards success, significance or happiness in jobs, community issues, sport or relationships. Their message is interpreted from a [...]

Key learnings, reflections and actions gleaned from Motivational workshop by Dr. Steve Harris.

What is it like going to a motivational course by Dr Steve Harris. Below we've got a just a brief summary of what some people have learned... A: Specifications Manager  There are many more keys learnings I took from yesterday but these are the ones that stood out. “The strongest will survive and the most [...]

By |2018-05-19T07:12:34+00:00March 16th, 2018|Mental Toughness, Leadership|

Motivating Staff: People Support What They Help to Create

I am a believer in a workplace where staff feel they are valued and their inputs are taken seriously. This means they need to be involved at all levels of the business process from the very beginning. In a workplace the beginning is strategy. The strategy aims to make the organization both successful and [...]

By |2017-09-27T09:12:12+00:00September 27th, 2017|Leadership, Motivational speakers|

A Mind for Technology – Motivational speakers

Developing a mind for technology does not imply you become a techno geek or techno slave. Consider the groupies who follow Apple products. They provide a vivid illustration of the significant numbers of techno-junkies who blindly follow a product because its techno cool. A mind for technology, on the other hand, is about recognising and exploiting [...]