Funny Motivational Speaker Linda Larsen presents...

Linda's Positively Speaking Blog

Rants & Raves by Funny Motivational Speaker Linda Larsen

Apr
2014

Are You Having Fun Yet?

By Linda Larsen - Monday, April 07, 2014
Featured Image

His exact words were, "I don't go to work every day. I go to fun." 

Read More


Jan
2014

Feeling Crappy? Put on a Wacky Hat

By Linda Larsen - Monday, January 06, 2014
Featured Image

Okay - so I am a motivational speaker NOW - but I used to be a professional actress, performing on stages in lots of plays where the characters were VERY colorful and the costumes were straight from periods of long ago.  I remember rehearsing for weeks learning all the nuances of my character, but it wasn't until we started rehearsing in costumes - that the magic really began to happen.  I remember playing the role of Celia in As You Like It and what happened when I first put on the costume. From the moment I put them on, there was something about that dress, and that lovely little hair piece that made me FEEL like the character. I moved differently, I started THINKING differently, and I actually FELT different.   

Read More


Jun
2013

Please Let Me Give You More Money

By Linda Larsen - Sunday, June 16, 2013
Featured Image

I am amotivational speaker by profession, but I used to be an actor for many years. As such, my favorite pastime whenever I'm not working is to go see live theater.  So last week I saw Noah Racey's Pulse at the Asolo State Theater. Four times. In one week. And if the show hadn't closed today, I would have seen it again. 

Read More




Like this blog? Share it!



Recent Posts

Archive

Categories

Tag Cloud

achievements motivational speaker Linda Larsen defensiveness patient service bipolar disorder bucket list best bed for bad back lying in politics high self-esteem unhappy employees truth in politics what you name the thing how to deal with negative people encouragement Christine Cashen listening successful dental practices Hillary Clinton bill cosby Dr. Phil fear of trump presidency whiners Conrad Hall funny motivational speaker Linda Larsen personality types Broadway motivational speaker on customer service difficult people bad drivers Hamilton political anxiety mans search for meaning managing stress goal achievement multi-tasking positive perspective power of a smile motivation positive attitude cheerleading confidence feeling good Changing perspectives mattress recommendation listening skills dental practice strategies cell phone addiction Shakespeare, thank-you notes Asolo State Theater personal responsibility understanding Lin-Manuel Miranda linda larsen losing weight humor self confidence happy customers beauty dental practice actors motivational speaker on communication husbands who don't listen parenting self talk joy criticism depression personal development handling fear getting to yes motivational speaker success complainers humorous motivational speaker customer service training effective communication finding humor habits acting Tim Gard customer service goal setting Lenscrafters success southern accent motivational speaker Brad Montgomery how to have high self-esteem gripers Bill Stainton liking happiness motivational speakers communication skills building rapport difficult patients selling happiness raving fans latex mattress review coping with anxiety laughter reframing fact checking stressful elections dr. john gottman Noah Racey's Pulse anxiety compassion stonewalling funny motivational speaker personal achievement shakespeare panic attacks mental illness time management change raising happy children appreciation aging tension attitude how to listen remodel stress healthcare American Idol gender communication attitudes divorce statistics holiday stress Meryl Runion Gary Marachek contempt Donald Trump marshmallow test building character self-image motivational speaker controlling your emotional state changing behaviors conflict management back relief the business of motivational speaker chronic back pain passion proactive people overcoming adversity how to become a motivational speaker funny video facebook activity achieving success communication model sleep costumes flying eyebrows negative thinking speaking nightmares how to strengthen relationships PhotoShop Brian Walter election 2016 nonverbal communication Tim Richardson speak up Dr. Brene Brown, The Wholehearted Parenting Manifesto Politifact funny motivational speakers how to happy gift ideas good night's sleep Colette Carlson brain chemistry clinical depression zig ziglar how to get what you want stress management iPhone4S trust in relationships Viktor Frankl changing habits expectations Kelly Swanson happiness at work gratitude National Car Rental vision boards magic act truth airline pilots friendships personal growth marriage communication bottom line improvement advertising public speaking horror stories relationship building