Learning to Laugh Again
Education can be serious business. Deadlines. Decisions. Children. So let international best-selling author and humorist Phil Callaway help you discover how to bring laughter to life and to the classroom. Educators from Canada to Hong Kong have loved this practical workshop. With stories and informal interaction, you'll discover secrets for relieving stress, how to chase the stuff that lasts, and how to live life with a permanent grin. You'll receive handouts for note-taking, but better yet, you'll receive a 90-minute vacation and an unforgettable experience. One Edmonton teacher said, "I expected to laugh, but I didn't expect to cry. This session reminded me why I do what I do and how I can do it so much better." Don't forget to bring your funnybone!
Making Life Rich Without Spending Money
With gentle wit and wisdom, Callaway shares 5 fascinating characteristics of truly rich people—characteristics that have nothing to do with money and everything to do with real wealth. You'll nod your head knowingly and sometimes laugh out loud as you're reminded that the best things in life are not things, after all. New York Times best-selling author Max Lucado says, "Need a shot of sunlight on a cloudy day? This guy's for you." Author Chris Fabry says, "This is like playing in Holy Sand. You're having so much fun, you don't realize how much has gone into your shoes and is sticking to your life."
Slowing Down In a Speeded-up World
Too often the demands of life bring stress, fracture families, and steal the joy we were intended to experience. With practical insight and generous laughter, Callaway teaches 6 practical secrets to balancing your life, your work, and your family. Presented to corporations, leadership teams, and workshops, attendees have dubbed this motivational talk "inspiring," and "life changing."
Raising Your Kids Without Raising Your Blood-Pressure
This hilarious presentation traces the joys of parenting from the early daze through toddlerhood and on into the white knuckle teenager years! Laugh with award-winning storyteller Phil Callaway as you learn practical parenting solutions, and are reminded of the lessons even our children teach us when we listen. Brimming with hope, this talk inspires confidence in listeners, and hope that even at the worst of times, the best is coming. "I am better equipped to pray for my children now," says Betty Dunn of Oregon, "and I am filled with hope. Thank you so much. This is exactly what I needed."
How Do You Spell Success?
Popular at corporate events, this talk inspires listeners to turn obstacles into opportunities, learn from failure, ignite their passion, and discover a time-proven formula for true success that will lead to fulfilling work and outrageous joy. "You have no idea how this has improved things in our company," writes one CEO (a repeat customer). "The stories not only amused us, they touched our hearts. We walked away with a new perspective on life, with a sense of the impact we can have on others, and knowing that someone gets what we do and values us. In the end we were brought to tears by Phil's stories of love, compassion, and loss."
Couples' Night Out
Three C's to a Fabulous Marriage
Marriage is no laughing matter. Until now! Popular across the country at Valentine's and all-year round, Phil offers practical insight from "a husband in progress" about sticking together during tough times, communicating when your husband appears to be deaf, and discovering a faith that changes everything. One warning: People have fallen off chairs laughing during this performance. Better yet, they have laughed until the tears come, as they are reminded of the lasting legacy of a godly marriage, and the keys to staying committed even when our world is falling apart.
Phil has spoken at educators' conferences in the U.S., Canada, and Hong Kong. Topics include...
Finding Hope For Crazy Kids
If you've ever felt like letting the air out of the tires of one (or three) of the kids in your classroom, you'll be inspired and relieved to hear the advice of the Phil, the Founder of ADHD. Be inspired by the example of others who have turned the little challenges in their classrooms into great assets. Discover sneaky techniques only ADHD kids understand, and leave brimming with hope.