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Scott Burrows, Healthcare Speaker for Nurses Week

Our ‘Superheroes’ in Healthcare Need Our Compassion   “In compassion, when we feel with the other, we dethrone ourselves from the center of our world and we put another person there.” – Karen Armstrong, Author and scholar Recent research as to healthcare worker stress underscores what I have been saying…

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Scott Burrows, Resilience Speaker for Associations

We Need Our Associations, We Need One Another   As a motivational speaker on resilient associations, I was naturally interested in the 2022 Global Meetings and Event Forecast as reported on November 9, 2021 by Janeen Christoff for American Express Travel. Some numbers that came out from the forecast were…

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Scott Burrows, Motivational Workplace Safety Speaker

We Will Never “Be Over” Safety   Recently, as I was delivering a talk as a workplace safety speaker, I was asked if we would ever be at the stage where workplace accidents would cease to become a problem? “Unfortunately, workplace accidents are based on poor decision making. Unless there…

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Scott Burrows, Building Resilient Sales Teams Speaker

What Does a Resilient Sales Team Look Like?   The most frequent question asked of me as I am about to deliver a motivational speech on building resilient sales teams is: “What is the one thing all resilient sales teams have in common?” It is an honest question, but as…

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Scott Burrows, Automobile Leasing & Sales Speaker

Automotive Sales & Leasing Professionals: The 2022 Difference is You   As a motivational sales speaker who closely tracks automotive sales and leasing trends, I tell my many friends in that industry, “Nothing in automotive sales is ever a given, you must be the difference maker.” In a January 27,…

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Scott Burrows, Goal Setting and Resilience Speaker

Most Resolutions Guarantee Failure. So, Now What?   “Professionals stick to the schedule; amateurs let life get in the way.”  – James Clear, Author   Forbes magazine just ran an insightful article (December 31, 2021) on the importance of goal setting rather than making resolutions. One of my favorite observations…

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Scott Burrows, Grit, Change and Resilience Speaker

What Were Your 2021 Resolutions, Anyway?   After my last keynote speech on Grit, Change and Resilience, I asked the participants a simple, yet revealing question: “What were your 2021 resolutions?” The question was met with lots of nervous laughter. The typical answer was “to forget about 2020.” But that’s…

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Scott Burrows, Insurance and Financial Sales Speaker

Financial Sales are Being Tested as Never Before. Be Exceptional.   As an insurance and financial sales speaker, I have seen, first-hand, the challenges affecting our industry from the start of the pandemic until now. I am not only a motivational speaker on the industry, but I started my career…

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Scott Burrows, Motivational Safety Speaker

Safety Did Not Take a Pandemic Holiday   As a workplace safety keynote speaker, it is sad to report that during the pandemic period, safety did not take a holiday. In fact, certain measures worsened. While those outside of the safety “industry” predicted a lowering of workplace accidents, in fact,…

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Scott Burrows, Resilience Keynote Speaker

Don’t Confuse Resilience with Elasticity   “Resilience is very different than being numb. Resilience means you experience, you feel, you fail, you hurt. You fall. But you keep going. – Yasmin Mogahed, Author   As a motivational resilience keynote speaker, I am puzzled when people confuse resilience with elasticity. Resilience…

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