Global thought leader Dr. Willie Jolley embraces many talents and speaks to comebacks. He is a Hall of Fame speaker, an award-winning singer and a popular national radio and television personality. In addition, he is the author of several international best-selling books.
Willie came from a humble homelife. He put himself through college with his singing after his father died when he was in his teens. He became a multi WAMMIE (Washington Area Music Association) Award winning nightclub performer. Yet, at the top of his nightclub career, he was fired and replaced by a karaoke machine.
Willie went into motivational speaking and was named “One of the Outstanding Five Speakers in the World” and “Motivational & Inspirational Speaker of The Year” by the 175,000 members of Toastmasters International. In 2005, he was inducted into the prestigious Speaker Hall of Fame and received the CPAE Award.
Dr. Willie Jolley is the author of several international best-selling books including, It Only Takes A Minute To Change Your Life, A Setback Is A Setup For A Comeback, Turn Setbacks Into Greenbacks and An Attitude of Excellence. And contributing author of Chicken Soup for The Christian Soul, where he is featured on the front cover with Joyce Meyer, Dr. Tony Campolo and Naomi Rhode. Dr. Jolley is co-author, with his wife of 37 years, Dee Taylor-Jolley, of the popular marriage book, Make Love, Make Money, Make It Last – 10 Secrets To Shape A Great Marriage!
Achieve More with an Attitude of Excellence
Dr. Willie Jolley answers the age-old question of, what are the key secrets that sustain successful organizations through difficult times. His answers are born out of his work with helping Ford Motor Company go from the brink of bankruptcy in 2006 to being positioned to reject the Government bailout in 2009, and on to billion profits every quarter since 2009. Success magazine called him “Ford’s Secret Weapon!” In this program Dr. Jolley shares strategies and ideas that your attendees can employ to transform their businesses as well.
The five areas of development that can be used immediately to change your thinking and change your business.
Upon completing this program, participants will:
- Pursue a workplace culture of excellence
- Seek leadership development – no matter their position in the organization
- Embrace change as a positive factor
- Build teams as the lifeblood of the organization
- Serve the internal and external “customers”
Change Is Good…When Your Attitude is GREAT!
“The best way to build your future is to build yourself. And the best way to build your organization is to build your people.” -Dr. Willie Jolley
In this program, the audience is sold on the positive perspective of change! Change is essential to any growth process. Everybody wants progress, but nobody wants to change!
Dr. Willie Jolley shares his patented “VDAD” (vision, decision, action, desire) Formula for successfully embracing change. You will leave this program viewing change as an ally – not an enemy. You will leave ready to implement the formula to drive change. You will leave believing that change “truly” is good when your attitude is great!
Participants will learn:
- The attitude necessary to positively adapt and embrace the inevitability of change
- The four-step process for “winning with change!”
- How a change in perspective can positively change results
- The success strategies that outstanding leaders have used to turn problems into possibilities, and setbacks into comebacks
- How to successfully navigate the winds of change by working as a team
- How to create an all-star team where everybody is an MVP!
Turn Your Setbacks into Comebacks!
Taken from his popular television special, Turning Setbacks into Comebacks, Dr. Willie Jolley explains how in these times of uncertainty, high anxiety and fear for financial security, we can survive, and dare we think, thrive!
Dr. Willie Jolley is right on time with this message of how to turn your setbacks into comebacks! He has interviewed people of all walks of life on how they came back from great adversity. He shares their techniques, ideas, principles and strategies that proved successful! And furthermore, he explains how to apply those principles to your life’s trials and tribulations to achieve success!
While others may speak of turning setbacks into comebacks, Dr. Jolley wrote the international best selling book…A Setback Is A Setup For A Comeback!
Participants will learn how to:
- Develop the mindset that winners use to overcome tough times
- Implement step-by-step strategies to immediately use to turn setbacks into comebacks
- Prepare an action plan to bulletproof their future!
Motivate Your Youth: Dare 2 Dream Dare 2 Win
Many complain of the challenges with today’s youth and the negative influences
(alcohol, glorification of violence, striving for low achievement), which often cut their lives short. Willie Jolley is doing something to change that statistic. He is doing something positive to reach the hearts and minds of students and help them have greater success in school, home and community! And most importantly, he gets RESULTS!
Dr. Willie Jolley helps students to:
- Make the decision to stay away from drugs and alcohol
- Make the decision to stay away from negative people
- Make the commitment to pursue academic excellence
- Make wise choices and accept the fact that if they believe, they can achieve
Parents and educators alike have called Dr. Willie Jolley “a life-changing force of
- Would you like to be the one to influence your friends?
- Do you want to be courageous?
- Do you want to do great things in your life?
Then…don’t make decisions for today! Join TV and radio personality, Dr. Willie Jolley for your road map to building your successful future!
Learn how to:
- Make a first good impression
- Stay away from negative people
- Stay away from drugs
- Focus on academics
- Build self-esteem!
“Your message of the importance of taking a positive approach to a less than desirable situation was refreshing and inspirational, and exactly what the employees needed to hear. The professional style in which you delivered your message gave you instant credibility and allowed the audience to value the information that you were providing. Your willingness to adjust to adverse speaking conditions at several venues was greatly appreciated, as was your flexibility exhibited in accepting last minute changes to both scheduled dates and times.”
N.H.M., STRATEGY ANALYST, FORD MOTOR COMPANY
“Dear Willie, THANK YOU … not only for your inspiring message of hope and tenacity, but for making our real estate team feel so very special. You obviously did your research and listened to our challenges. Real estate people, like many others in our country, have been suffering. You tailored your message to our professional needs. But you also touched our hearts by your profound personal message and willingness to spend additional time at our reception and afterwards to recognize and encourage so many of our group.
If you need a personal endorsement, have anyone call me. YOU DESERVE TO BE LABELED ONE OF AMERICA’S VERY BEST SPEAKERS! Thanks for making our convention one of the very best. You delivered!”
M.J.R., REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATE, WEICHERT REAL ESTATE AFFILIATES, INC.
“This conference was the highest rated conference to date and that is over 6 years. You hit the ball out of the park!”
“Please let me express to you the impact you made at our meeting last week. You are an exceptionally inspiring, highly energetic, forward-thinking, motivational speaker. I knew it was the right decision to have you speak to my fellow team members when at the end of the presentation you received a standing ovation. Willie, I look forward to your return to give us our six-month check up. However, a week after the presentation our team members are still talking about your insight into exceptional service and what it means to each of us personally as well as professionally.”
Hyatt Regency Baltimore