Terry Paulson is a high-content, motivational speaker who will make you look great and inspire your people to leverage optimism to make change work. You get a fired up audience, and you'll look like a hero. More importantly, you'll see people implement what they have learned long after the conference is over.
Terry Paulson is a PhD psychologist and a leading authority on change management and in turning positive psychology research into practical insights that produce real-world results. He’s a national columnist and author of The Optimism Advantage: 50 Simple Truths to Transform Your Attitudes and Actions into Results. He’s brought us practical, easy-reading insights in books such as They Shoot Managers Don't They, Leadership Truths One Story at a Time, Making Humor Work, and Speak Like a Pro. Terry will motivate your audience through his unique and memorable personal stories and engaging humor, teaching them leadership and life lessons that they can use for years to come. He will help your people transform challenges into choices, obstacles into opportunities, and setbacks into stepping stones to success.
Terry delivers more "meat" per minute in a fun way than most speakers you could hire. He moves with remarkable ease from one very different field to another, working with clients in different businesses, industries and professions.
Terry makes sure his programs fit your organization and your situation. His unique, inspirational stories could be told by no one else. Your people receive a program, that's fast-paced, fun, and relentlessly packed with usable information they put to work right away. He brings practical real-world insights, knowledge, and passion to everything he does.
Dr. Paulson received The National Speakers Association's Cavett Award. It is the association's most cherished award presented annually to the member whose accomplishments over the years have reflected outstanding credit, respect, honor and admiration in the association and the speaking profession. He’s past president of both the National Speakers Association and the Global Speakers Federation. He has attained NSA's Certified Speaking Professional designation (CSP) and has been inducted as a lifetime member of the (CPAE) Speakers Hall of Fame.
Make your next event a smash hit! Terry's tasteful humor and down-to-earth style have earned him a deserved reputation as one of the nation's best keynote speakers. He brings knowledge, enthusiasm, and a refreshingly unique approach to every presentation. Give Terry the opening keynote and kick off your conference with a proven winner. Or have him as your closing keynoter and send your people out the door energized into focused action. Either way, your conference will be more successful, your people will thank you, and you'll look good for arranging it.
- Change! Love It and Lead It!
- The Optimism Advantage
- Claiming Your Communication Edge: The Art of Listening, The Power of Speaking
- Motivation Is Your Job
- Reclaiming the American Dream
- The Assertiveness Advantage: Dealing with Difficult People
Change, Leadership, Balance, Motivation
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$7,500 - $9,999
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