Tag Archives: adventure

Maria Witchell: Negotiation tactics – insights from a hostage negotiator

  Maria Witchell is a veteran of eight polar expeditions, the first completed when she was 17, including two crossings of Finnmarkvida, Arctic Norway, scaling Mount Newton on skis in Svalbard and reaching the North and South Poles. She was recently part of a team to successfully establish a new polar route traversing the narrow plateaux […]

Speakers Available for Virtual, Pre-recorded and Live Presentations

David Lim

With various social distancing requirements imposed in different countries, our speakers are ready to conduct their presentations in different formats, including speaking virtually from their own offices, pre-recording the presentations either at their own location or at a professional studio, or speaking live again, if permitted. Here are examples of Singapore-based motivational speaker, David Lim, […]

Popular Virtual Speaker During Pandemic: NASA Astronaut Dr Leroy Chiao

Dr Leroy Chiao

When clients asked us who are the most popular speakers during this pandemic, NASA astronaut Dr Leroy Chiao definitely is amongst the top of the list, and for good reasons. Executives are eager to learn from Dr Chiao on the following, from his own space travel experience: Coping with unforeseen challenges Leading remote teams Being […]

Ron Garan: Virtual Presentation Demo Video

Ron Garan

In his virtual keynote, Ron Garan uses original, larger-than-life footage captured from space to tell the story of how his perspective of the world and humanity changed after spending six months in orbit. Your team will walk away with a renewed sense of profound collaboration and the desire to set aside their differences and work […]

Dan Thurmon: Taking a Leap into the Unknown

Dan Thurmon

Dan Thurmon, motivational speaker, talks about taking a leap into the unknown in his recent weekly coaching video. Good lessons for all of us now in uncertainty! Dan Thurmon  is a peak performance expert, lauded author, and a lifelong student of success, happiness, and achievement. Dan is on a mission to encourage attendees’ uniqueness and contributions, […]

Maria Witchell, adventurer, corporate leader and hostage negotiator, available for corporate speaking engagements

We at Speakers Connect are delighted to share that Maria Witchell adventurer, corporate leader and hostage negotiator, available for corporate speaking engagements Maria Witchell is a veteran of eight polar expeditions, the first completed when she was 17, including two crossings of Finnmarkvida, Arctic Norway, scaling Mount Newton on skis in Svalbard and reaching the North […]

Ron Garan – Virtual Keynote Presentations

Ron Garan

NASA Astronaut, Ron Garan’s virtual keynote presentations provide incomparable perspectives and motivational lessons leaving audiences with inspiration, hope and concrete strategies to adapt and thrive during difficult times. Below is an example of Ron’s virtual keynote. Take a look: Having enjoyed an illustrious career that has cemented Colonel Ron Garan’s place as one of the world’s […]

Rob Lilwall – Virtual Masterclass for your next T&D program

Rob Lilwall

Topnotch motivational speaker Rob Lilwall offers a virtual masterclass that is totally different. It might be exactly what you need for your talent development programme. Unlike typical topic-based training, in the masterclasses, motivational speaker Rob Lilwall shares his real life adventure stories such as walking across the Desert of Death in China, or cycling across […]

NASA Astronaut Dr Leroy Chiao on Managing Stressful Situations During COVID-19 Pandemic

Dr Leroy Chiao

Dr Leroy Chiao was a guest at our recent virtual fireside chat. He shared insights on how to adapt to the evolving situation, lessons from spaceflight offer practical tools, coping mechanisms and inspiration for the new world. The coronavirus pandemic caught almost everyone off guard. Most people of the world are experiencing an unprecedented scale […]

David Lim: Negotiating to Win™

David Lim

David Lim is best known for leading the landmark first Singapore Everest Expedition. In addition, he is also a very seasoned negotiator. In this fireside chat, David would share his insights on how to negotiate more effectively, in particular: – Preparation needed before getting into a negotiation – The secrets of asking and giving concessions […]

David Lim – Negotiating to Win™ workshops

David Lim

David Lim, Mt Everest expedition team leader, author and speaker shares key secrets in succeeding at negotiating almost anything. As a 20-year veteran in helping organisations improve their bottomline, motivate their salesforce, David brings leading know-how improving in one underrated area that boosts the bottomline – negotiating. His Negotiating to Win™ workshops teach you how […]

Leroy Chiao, Former NASA astronaut, shared social isolation tips

Leroy Chiao

With social distancing quickly becoming the norm across the globe, former NASA astronaut Leroy Chiao shares his tips on how to make the most out of being isolated for long stretches of time, in his recent Forbes interview. Leroy Chiao 焦立中 worked at NASA for 15 years before he left the agency in 2005.  A veteran […]

Roie Galitz, Greenpeace Ambassador, Spoke at the United Nations

Roie Galitz

Roie Galitz, Award Winning Wildlife Photographer and Greenpeace Ambassador spoke at the United Nations in early March 2020. He shared with the audience including ambassadors, delegations and explorers his insights on wildlife biodiversity and threatened species and on why should we care. Take a look at some of the photos from the event: Roie Galitz […]

Engage Astronaut Ron Garan to Speak in Asia!

Ron Garan

We are most delighted to have Astronaut Ron Garan joining us at Speakers Connect! Please contact us to engage Ron to speak at your next event in Asia to inspire audience on leadership, risk management, embracing change and more! Having enjoyed an illustrious career that has cemented Colonel Ron Garan’s place as one of the […]

Dan Thurmon: Off Balance On Purpose – The Future of Engagement and Work-Life Balance

Dan Thurmon

In his TED Talk, Dan Thurmon delves into the concept of living off balance to purposely transcend constantly evolving life patterns and to achieve work-life balance. Dan is the author of two books, a renowned speaker, and a recognized expert in delivering peak performances — on stage and in the workplace. As president of Motivation Works, […]

Dan Thurmon: Off Balance on Purpose

Dan Thurmon

In his TED Talk, Dan Thurmon delves into the concept of living off balance to purposely transcend constantly evolving life patterns. Dan is a recognized expert in delivering peak performances both on stage and in the workplace. He is a renowned speaker, an author and the president of Motivation Works, Inc. He is a recent […]