As a leading authority on achievement for audiences as large as 80,000—Les Brown energizes people to meet the challenges of the world around them. He skillfully weaves his compelling life story into the fabric of our daily lives. The thread is forever strengthened, touting why you can’t afford to be complacent and to aim high, achieve and actively make an impact on the world.
Les Brown never tires of using his energies to transform the world, well-beyond the podium and public appearances, meshing traditional and social media to empower his audiences. Hundreds of thousands are watching him on YouTube and tens of thousands interact with him regularly on Facebook. He has a keen way of turning what he touches into gold. Over 20 years ago, he won a Chicago-area Emmy® for his unsurpassed fundraising pledge drive for the Public Broadcasting System. Followed by several bestselling books and hosting popular national talk shows on television and radio.
Addressing audiences from Denmark to Dubai, Canada to the Caribbean, Les Brown is invited back again and again for his powerful message and the ability to connect deeply with people from all walks of life. It isn’t just his great smile and his way with words that motivates people to take action like never before; when people face roadblocks or adversity it is the depth of his knowledge on achievement that creates lasting results.
Les Brown’s straight-from-the-heart, passion and high-energy, motivates audiences to step beyond their limitations and into their greatness in many ways. Over the past decade, Les has expanded his role from keynote speaker to Master Trainer, creating the kind of workshop learning experience that got him committed to personal-and-professional development many years earlier. His charisma, warmth and humor have transformed ordinary people into extraordinary achievers by using his own life, and his in-depth study of others’ challenges, to build an understanding of what works, what doesn’t work, and why.
Revered as an icon by his colleagues, Brown received the National Speakers Association coveted Council of Peers Award of Excellence (CPAE), and ultimately, its most prestigious Golden Gavel Award for achievement and leadership in communication. Toastmasters International also voted him one of the Top Five Outstanding Speakers. Worldwide. Legions of followers flock to stadiums and arenas to hear a man who never stops believing that with proper guidance and training you can achieve anything you desire in life.
A stumbling block in elementary school was when he was mistakenly declared, “Educable mentally retarded,” teachers did not recognize the true potential of little Les Brown. However, he used determination, persistence and belief in his ability to go beyond being a sanitation worker to unleash a course of amazing achievements including broadcast station manager, political commentator and multi-term state representative in Ohio.
Les Brown is committed to motivating and training today’s generation to be achievers and leaders as he introduces new audiences every day to It’s Not Over Until You Win, Up Thoughts for Down Times and Fight For Your Dream. Les Brown’s audio series,“Choosing Your Future,” remains his all-time bestseller for its acclaimed impact worldwide.
In business as in real life there are always going to be ups and downs. However, where there is a will, there is always a way to achieve amazing results for your organization when Les Brown fills the room with his high-impact, customized message and standing ovation performance!
- Put a Powerful Tool to Work for You!
When you can rise to the platform and speak well, you can make great things happen. Not only for the audience but for yourself and your career. Speaking can help you change lives, including your own. No matter what career path you are on, your ability to command audiences can help you succeed.
- Make a Living and Make a Difference!
Use speaking talents to make a living, promote your business, build sales, attain a new position, strengthen your current one, or promote your cause. Your speaking skills can distinguish you from all the others who have the same dream but are lacking your ability to impact an audience when the situation calls for it. Speaking can help you influence people and the people you influence and help you succeed.
- Learn from the Best!
As you know, when you learn from the best, you increase your chances of doing your best. If speaking is your passion, you can’t leave the results to chance. A missed opportunity can mean the difference between mediocrity and greatness. Motivational speaker Les Brown was a seasoned workshop trainer before he became a professional speaker. So, he knows training and Les has built a successful career and a powerful reputation as a speaker. Now he is allowing his protégés to help you learn the techniques he used to move audiences and change lives.
- Learn by Doing!
You can’t learn to speak by hearing about it, no matter how hard you listen, no matter how smart you are. You have to do it and do it poorly before you can do it well. Les Brown’s team has proven steps to help you become a commanding speaker and it can begin for you in the “I Have to Speak” workshop. Act Now! Get Things Going!