Top 20 Countries Where I Want to Travel for Paid Speaking Engagements

I just finished reading the book: Keynote Mastery by Patrick Schwerdtfeger and was inspired to create a list of my top 20 destinations for paid speaking engagements. Patrick has a Google map on his website with geo-markers on cities where he has spoken before. It’s a brilliant way of showcasing instant credibility. If you have travelled to that many places (over 50 for Patrick) to speak, you must be doing something right. Let’s get to it. In no particular order, these are cities where I will have paid speaking engagement in the years to come: Seattle in Washington, USA New York Continue reading Top 20 Countries Where I Want to Travel for Paid Speaking Engagements

Turn pain into pleasure with rejection therapy

Human beings love to be validated, and yes, shamelessly including my handsome self. Like Anthony Robbins specifies in many of his seminars and audio programs, everything we do is either to seek pleasure or avoid pain. Those are the two main drivers of human behavior. When you stay in your box and do not take action on something that you know you have to do, you avoid the pain of a potential failure if action is taken. Thus, your box provides you with a pleasurable environment where there is no pain, but more often than not no gain as well. Continue reading Turn pain into pleasure with rejection therapy

10 Action Steps to Get Your New Business Started

Today more than ever before in human history, it is very easy to start a business. As an entrepreneur (someone who makes things happen) I love coming up with business ideas that could be implemented to solve problems, and make profits. Getting a business started is easy once you have a product or service to sell, and a customer willing to pay for the value derived from using your product or service.  I have come up with a list of action steps I can use every time I want to market a new business. This list is designed for those Continue reading 10 Action Steps to Get Your New Business Started

Interview with William Lee: Author, Speaker, Youth Leader, Entrepreneur

william lee

Below is a transcript of a phone interview I did with William Lee. William Lee is an author, speaker, youth leader and entrepreneur based in North Carolina. He not too long ago published a book titled: Breaking The Mold: “WHY WASTE TALENT?“. The book is available on Amazon. William can be contacted through his Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/williameleejr How would you introduce yourself to someone who has never heard of you and you have never heard of? Who is William Lee? First and foremost I am distinctly different, I am unique, I am a bonafide business man. William Lee is a person who Continue reading Interview with William Lee: Author, Speaker, Youth Leader, Entrepreneur

Interview with Christian Okoye: Founder of www.cokoye.com

Christian Okoye

I am always on the lookout for people who have stories to tell and I had the opportunity to interview the founder of the information hub and open forum www.Cokoye.com, Christian Okoye. Here are the interview question and his answers. 1. How old is the platform Cokoye.com and what was the idea that lead to its creation? Cokoye.com was created on 5th July 2009 i.e. it will be 4 years old on 5th July, 2013. Many things led to the creation of Cokoye.com such as ability for Africans to discuss their issues the way they want it, how they want and when Continue reading Interview with Christian Okoye: Founder of www.cokoye.com