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Motivational Speakers deliver inspirational speeches to audiences. Their role is to determine listeners to make an improvement in their lives; typical activities of a Motivational Speaker are conducting research, reading books, developing materials for their talks, traveling to various locations, delivering speeches, and looking for new jobs. Based on our collection of resume samples for Motivational Speaker, essential skills are excellent public speaking skills, self-confidence, stamina, being able to work under pressure, spontaneity, and self-promotion. Successful resume examples in the field do not necessarily display formal education; life experience is more important for this type of job.

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1

Youth Pastor/chaplain Motivational Speaker

  • Supervised youth ministry and children's ministry
  • Coordinated volunteers for Helping Hands Ministry, which included A food pantry, street ministry feeding the homeless and evangelism
  • Directed several fund raising events
  • Founded three non-profit organizations: (1) Women of Success (2) Hispanic Business Development Center and (3)Angels of hope Ministries
  • Conducted and help organized free seminars for the community and minority business owners
  • Weekly radio/TV hostess (Spanish)
  • As Chaplain visited the women's Dallas county jail and local hospitals
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
HS
National Honor Society / Voe
Public Relations
2

Motivational Speaker

  • Overcame a very severe stutter to become a national speaker
  • Created & sustained relationships with over 20 clients.
  • Book all of my engagements.
  • Have spoken with over 13,000 students from middle school, to high school and colleges.
  • Received over 55 testimonial letters from a total of 200 ninth grade students.
  • Have completed over 60 paid speaking engagements.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
Communication Disorders
3

Motivational Speaker & Mentor

Successfully utilized diplomatic communication and interpersonal skills to motivate internal and external customers.

  • Partnered with community and local schools to speak with adolescences, promoting "stay in school" programs, goal setting and life skills.
  • Developed and host weekly radio blog on diverse topics in personal transformation: life skills, mentoring and coaching.
  • Dynamic speaking ability to maintain audience attention in presentations.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Fashion Design
4

Motivational Speaker

  • Delivered motivational speeches to live audiences in a variety of conferences as requested.
  • Interacted with live audiences of 50-3000 people at once.
  • Planned and delivered self-development and religious speeches.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
English As A Second Language
AA
Business Administration
BA
International Business, Managerial Leadership And Entrepreneurship
5

Motivational Speaker and Leadership Trainer

Started business in motivational speaking, this includes selling to schools and youth programs.

  • Market the program and myself coming in to help encourage and inspire young adults
  • Spoken at 5 schools, created school programs, and was key note speaker at company functions such as Goodwill.
  • Networking, relationship building, and sales skills utilized selling my services
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice
6

Motivational Speaker

  • Born with ataxic cerebral palsy, I host awareness presentations that help my audiences understand that success comes with a positive attitude and an inner determination.
  • Specializing in the topics of peer leadership, diversity and multicultural awareness, character education, self-esteem enhancement, and human resource training seminars.
  • Audiences have included students at K-12 schools and colleges, parents and teachers, and corporate professionals in 20 U.S. states.
  • Presented at the United Nations, Special Olympics (keynotes), New Jersey State Police Academy (for 5 years), and U.S. Customs and Homeland Security. Keynoted at many employer leadership conferences.
Candidate Info
39
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
BS
Meteorology
MS
Meteorology
PhD
Environmental Science, Meteorology
7

Motivational Speaker

Motivational Speaker

  • Present to a variety of groups as it relates to overcoming obstacles, setting and achieving life-changing goals
  • Negotiated and secured speaking engagements with reputable national Universities & Corporations, and various Junior
  • Develop and implement marketing materials for target groups; prepare all presentation outlines, handouts, and supplies
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
BA
Liberal Arts
8

Teen Motivational Speaker

Motivational Speaker

  • Birth control options
  • STI education
  • Created workshops with interactive tools for teens/parents.
  • Designed several tools for better communication, self-esteem and goal setting.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
Education
9

Motivational Speaker

Motivational Speaker

  • Facilitates discussions and motivates multi-generational groups.
  • Assists with goal setting and goal attainment.
  • Stimulates multi-generational groups towards self-assurance and self-reliance.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Liberal Studies
10

Motivational Speaker

Motivational Speaker

  • Facilitates discussions and motivates multi-generational groups.
  • Assists with goal setting and goal attainment.
  • Stimulates multi-generational groups towards self-assurance and self-reliance.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Liberal Studies

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