I am a firm believer that everybody should have a dream
A dream of what they would like to achieve
As someone who can often be described as a motivational speaker I think it is important to provide content in my presentations that encourage those listening. To inspire. To lift up.
This kind of inspiration comes with a caveat.
I REFUSE to tell people to follow their dream without a sense of context. This context is that they should push hard for what they want to achieve and realise it is a combination of hard work, talent, skills, network and sometimes luck.
When I first embarked on my journey as a speaker a lot of my style was influenced by the rhetoric of dynamic preachers and motivational speakers. I loved the way they could make you believe that anything was possible. I still love the charisma and encouragement they provide…
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