Qualities To Look For In A Motivational Speaker

The main purpose of hiring motivational speakers is to take advantage of their abilities to inspire people in an organization to succeed. After a period of time, employees sometimes become disheartened and stop working at their best. They feel uninterested in pursuing something further if they believe they have already accomplished the specific standard. A motivational speaker will do wonders in bringing back the enthusiasm of these employees.



Because of different professional and personal reasons, the morale of employees often falls and sometimes, to really low levels. After a point, not even the bosses higher up the chain can inspire their employees. When this happens, it is time to hire a speaker that can boost their morale. After hearing that speaker, employees are bound to change their ways and get back their lost spirits.


Motivational speakers would recommend new strategies to find other ways of maximizing profitability or to have more sales. Their speech should inspire employees to start discussions. They will come up with new ideas based on the knowledge that the speaker passes on.

So, if your organization is considering hiring a motivational speaker for a convention, meeting, company event, or any occasion, check out the rest of this article to know what you should look for.

Understand the Audience

It is important that a speaker understands their audience – what would strengthen their mind, what they want to hear, how they would respond to the speaker, and so on. The speaker should be someone who is an expert in the field that the company belongs to, or even better if they are considered as an authority in that industry.

Create a Relaxed Atmosphere

Normally, a business conference is held in an extremely charged atmosphere, which puts added pressure on the employees who are already stressed out. For this reason, the first thing the speaker should do is to create a relaxed ambiance. They must know how to have a friendly atmosphere and make sure people are comfortable so they would listen. This way, the speaker always wins the trust of the audience because of their modest manner of speaking.

Listen to Their Past Gigs or Watch Their Videos

Watch out for the style of the motivational speaker in delivering their message. It should not sound agenda-like or preachy. The employees deserve a speaker who is better than that. For a company-wide convention, the speaker should be a good storyteller. Their speech should be sprinkled with stories that represent success, which employees could relate to and not a generic advice that will temporarily “solve” everything that needs attention. These success stories that the speaker must share are those achieved after great efforts so the employees would feel that they can beat their challenges. The speaker should also be able to analyze the problems of the employees, get to the root cause, and offer practical, lasting solutions.

Talk About Personal Goals


Your company needs a speaker who is also a thought leader. They must have a supplemental material that the employees can refer to during their talk. Motivational speaking is a lot like a good film or theater. If it has a good script, it would sound personal to the audience and the idea of motivational speaking is to get everyone in the audience to reconsider their own aspirations and motivate them to make a change or act what they have been thinking all along.


Action-oriented Technique


The motivational speaker must be completely aware of what the end-result should be. For example, you may want a speaker that would inspire the audience to face the present circumstances at work. You need to make sure that the speaker ends with a powerful technique that pushes the employees to follow through when the motivational effect begins to fade. This is the key takeaway so that the speech would have the greatest impact.


For many people, passion is everything and if the speaker does not have it, you need to look for someone else. If motivational speaking has a formula, then passion is the most important element that could totally be a game-changer for the occasion or anyone in the audience. Passion for success, life, and work is the best in changing people’s perceptions – this is what you need for your audience.

Not Just a Job

While motivational speakers are being paid for their services, the best ones do not perceive it as just a job. They consider it as an art, a pursuit that must draw from life. The story of the motivational speaker must instill solidarity with the members of the audience. A listener can only rewrite their own story when they can relate to the speaker’s story.


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We offer an extensive range of colors, styles, and options so that you can fully customize your silicone wristbands and make them look exactly the way you want them. Read on and explore the various possibilities for your custom wristbands.


Types of Wristbands


Whatever purpose your wristbands are for, we have the best solution for you. Check out these wristband types to find something that perfectly suits you.


Debossed Wristbands


Debossed-WristbandsDebossed wristbands are our most popular type of wristbands and are the most commonly used style on the market. Available in a variety of colors, debossed wristbands will carry your brand, logo or slogan effectively so as to catch the attention of the people. You can choose swirled, segmented or solid color to enhance the appearance of your silicone wristbands and turn them into something more memorable.


Embossed Wristbands


Embossed wristbands are your choice if you want to add some special effects to your bands. Instead of being engraved, the design is raised above the surface of the wristband to make it more noticeable. Our wristbands are of 100% hypoallergenic, medical grade silicone so they are guaranteed safe and sturdy.


Color Filled Wristbands


Color-Coated-WristbandsWith this wristband type, you can add a layer of stunning color to the standard debossed bands. We will paint the depressed areas of the design with a stunning color to create a contrasting effect. Through this, the design of your silicone wristbands will appear as if it’s popping off the band! What an awesome way to spread brand awareness!


Color Coated Wristbands


This is our newest wristband type and we are proud to offer it to you. With color coated wristbands, the design is engraved into the band over the surface that was coated beforehand. This results to a sharper contrasting effect that is sure to catch attention. Go with color coated wristbands and make your brand name and logo stand out from the background.


One Inch Wristbands


One inch wristbands are your perfect choice if you want to go with a large design. With these bands, your design will have a bigger room and you can include other elements to it. This wristband type can be debossed, color-filled or silk-screened.


Three Quarter Inch Wristbands


If you find the standard half-inch too small and one-inch too large, then three quarter wristbands are for you. With an extra space that isn’t too big, you can enlarge your design to just the perfect size. Three quarter inch wristbands can also be debossed, color-filled or silk-screened.


Segmented Wristbands


With the segmented type, you can have two or three colors embracing your custom wristbands. These are excellent for sports teams, businesses or schools whose logos include multiple colors.


Swirled Wristbands


Silicone wristbands that have swirled colors look tie-dyed and can certainly turn heads. This type is also great for organizations with multiple colors. You can include swirled colors to your debossed, embossed, silk-screened, or painted wristbands.


Silkscreen Wristbands


Silk-screened wristbands are ideal if you want to incorporate an intricate design or logo. We use the standard silkscreen process to imprint your design onto the band, no matter how elaborate the design may be. Silk-screened bands are a cost-effective alternative that lets you include specialized design to your wristbands.


Keychain Bands


If you want to go beyond wristbands, then get our keychain bands. We add a unique mechanism to a regular wristband so you can carry it as a keychain. This is a smart way to raise brand awareness and make customers remember your name.


Micro Wristbands


Rubber-braceletsMicro wristbands have an increasing popularity at fundraising events and schools. Since the size is only half of the standard silicone wristbands, many people tend to wear many micro bands at once. This wristband type is always the silk-screened style. And due to their small size, they are not recommended if you plan to have an intricate design as it will not be legible.


Finger Bands


Finger bands are another new style we carry. This is an easy way to promote your organization or business. And since this type is pretty small, it might not be able to accommodate large designs. If you want something simple yet unique, then finger bands are your best choice.


Can’t decide which one to get? Feel free to contact us and we will be happy to help you.