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2019 Emmy’s Forgo Event MC – And The Shows Suffered

In 2019 the Academy Awards and the Emmys decided to skip having a master of ceremonies. They made this move for different reasons, but their attempts to play safe and save time left both live broadcasts coming up short of being entertaining. God forbid the engagement...

Power of Imagination for Business

The power of imagination is important for business success. While I am not sure I buy into all that is said about the “Law of Attraction”, there are many reasons to believe in the power of imagination in business success. I have met many who mock the ideas of...

I Love My Job

This week was fun.  I love my job. The last few days were spent serving as the master of ceremonies for a large trade association. It was the third year that I had worked with this organization. This was a big conference with several thousand people in attendance....

Corporate Event Host- An EmCee Sets The Tone

Hiring a corporate host is for a conference is a great way to bring up the experience of the event participants. Many companies who host large employee gatherings or customer summits skip the professional master of ceremonies. They think by using a company executive...

Workforce Training Program

Workforce training programs are not all the same. If you are seeking a workforce training program that will get you people fired up, then let’s talk. My presentation is an interactive look at the gap that exists between potential and performance for many individuals...

Help Others

In this episode of Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do he talks about his own issues, and how something as small as giving a dollar to someone in need can make his day feel better. While that dollar does not change the world (for him, or the other person), the small human to human interaction is enough to make him smile.

Serving Others On Your Own Way To Feeling Better

Serving others as a way to help yourself.  This is a thing. It is real. Life can be difficult and many people battle with feeling lost.  As an entrepreneur who works alone, I have had many ups and downs in my business, and those struggles often overlap into my whole...

Humor Meets Business – Rough Cut Comedy

When humor meets business, work becomes more interesting. We spend over half our waking hours in our jobs, and yet many people feel their workplace sucks. Who wants that? What if there were real things you could do to make work more engaging for everyone? I am working...

Civil Discourse – The Time Is NOW To Fix Our Society

The time has come for civil discourse. I recently heard a talk at a conference that championed this truth.  It resonated with me.  Then I began reading about the topic, and it is clear that we need to change the tone. We have let nasty words take the place of...

Giving Referrals – Your Secret Weapon to Get Referrals

Getting and giving referrals is the lifeblood to business. Many people would be out of business if it was not for “word-of-mouth”. I meet many people, across industry lines, who say that their business is a “relationship business”. This could not be more true for...