Funny Motivational Speaker Linda Larsen presents...

Linda's Positively Speaking Blog

Rants & Raves by Funny Motivational Speaker Linda Larsen

Mar
2019

Motivational Speaker Sees Dead People

By Linda Larsen - Wednesday, March 06, 2019
Featured Image

They ALMOST got me – those left-brained engineers. And while I laugh my boonda off about it now, it turned out to be one of the GREATEST lessons in my life about how to create the outcomes that you want. 

Read More


Feb
2019

Find the Funny - and I'm Not Kidding

By Linda Larsen - Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Featured Image

I said to my husband, as he was preparing to leave for the grocery store, "While you're there would you please get a half gallon of Edy's vanilla bean ice cream - no sugar added, half the fat." 

Read More


Jan
2019

But I Don't WANT to Rub Elbows

By Linda Larsen - Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Featured Image

I got the opportunity recently to practice a technique that is very effective in dealing with, as I have laughingly called them, "People who don't behave." 

Read More


Jan
2019

The Case for Kindness

By Linda Larsen - Friday, January 25, 2019
Featured Image

As a motivational speaker focusing on communication, my early work was with trial lawyers. I helped them communicate more effectively in the high stakes environment of the courtroom. So when I saw a report on a recent trial, it made me stop and think. 

Read More


Jan
2019

Erroneous Assumptions - the Stuff of High Drama

By Linda Larsen - Friday, January 11, 2019
Featured Image

Have you ever known, beyond a shadow of a doubt, that something happened a certain way, only to find out later that it didn't actually happen that way at all? Does the following story sound familiar?  

Read More


Dec
2018

For 2019 - Your WORD on Steroids!

By Linda Larsen - Monday, December 31, 2018
Featured Image

It's true. There's tremendous value in choosing a word that you want to define your upcoming year. A word that will act as a guiding principle for all your actions, choices and intentions. But after January 1, after you have selected your word, how do you make that word actually show up for you? How do you remember to consciously apply that word to your life each and every day? 

Read More


Mar
2018

How Your Rules Could Be Causing A Problem

By Linda Larsen - Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Featured Image

As a motivational speaker who talks a lot about what makes people happy and successful, it is CRYSTAL clear to me exactly what needs to happen in order for the world to run smoothly: 

Read More


Sep
2011

How to be Happy...or at Least Happier

By Linda Larsen - Thursday, September 15, 2011
Featured Image

Have you ever looked in the mirror and thought, "Whoa! Who IS that scary looking person?"  

Read More




Like this blog? Share it!



Recent Posts

Archive

Categories

Tag Cloud

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