Popular Speaking Topics

Vision and Goal Setting

Vision and goal-setting have the power to bring the future into the present. Great leaders must know how to use vision and goals to accomplish their dreams.

Success and Happiness

Success and happiness are available to everyone but it won’t just happen on its own.

Who are you and why does it matter?

The most important person to understand, and sometimes the hardest one to understand is the person you see in the mirror every day. That person will have more impact on your future than any other person in your life.

Teachable Moments; lessons from Togo, Africa

Sometimes life’s biggest lessons come when we least expect them. Our ability to create and recognize those life-changing moments will have a tremendous impact on us and the people around us.

Overcoming Challenges

We all have challenges and many people don’t understand that challenges can be a really good thing, if we know what to do with them. People who are willing to embrace challenge will be miles ahead of those that won’t.

Importance and Value of Thankfulness

Thankful people are happier, healthier, and live longer. Thankfulness brings stronger relationships and a contagious positive atmosphere. It sounds too simple to be true but thankfulness is very powerful. Learn how and why to make it a part of your culture.

Believing in Yourself and Others

We all have belief systems, and they have a profound impact on what we do, and who we become. All people have a purpose and a destiny, and what we believe will impact when and if they happen.

Change Your Habits, Change Your Life

We choose our habits and then our habits determine us. Our habits are really important, they will determine much of our future. A large percentage of our actions and behaviors happen without us even realizing it, so it is a great idea to learn how to use them to our advantage.

Leadership and You

Many people think that leadership has to do with other people, and it does. But, the most important person you will ever lead is yourself. In fact, how you lead yourself will determine your ability to lead others.

Importance of Being a Lifelong Learner

Every person is born with incredible potential, and continued learning is the only way to come close to living it out. See how focused, deliberate, and intentional learning can put you on a fast track to your maximum potential.


When we think about leadership, family rarely comes to mind. The leadership positions in our family are likely the most important ones we will ever have. Our ability to lead at home will directly affect every other area of our life. Great families don’t just happen, learn how leadership can not only change the present, but generations to come.

People and Relationships

The most important and valuable thing on this planet is people. All of our lives are filled with people and relationships. Our choices and perspective regarding people have a big part in our level of success, happiness, and fulfillment. See how making people count can completely change the course of your life, business, organization, school, or community.

Servant leadership, how to get people to do what you want them to do!

Many people think that leadership is power, and that it is position or power that gets people to do what is needed. Positional structure is needed, but it is not the only way to lead.

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Leadership Begins with YOU!

What is leadership? What do you have to offer as a leader? Where do I start to be a leader? How can you be a great leader?

These (and more) are questions Hank and Laura can answer for you. Hank gives us an example of his Leadership Begins with YOU! speaking event and answers a few of these questions for us.

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“I love Hank’s enthusiasm and he can relate well because he is a dairy farmer”

“Powerful lesson – to realize our potential and to be a great leader.”

“Very excited about what he does – made it fun to listen to.”

“Hank was very helpful in understanding the importance of leadership. Made me want to write down and think about my goals.”

“Great enthusiasm and understanding of subject matter. Very inspirational speaker.”

“Kept me engaged the whole time.”

“Very instructive on leading yourself first.”