An award-winning speaker, Tom Guetzke has engaged and entertained audiences around the globe. Traveling to over 65 countries, Tom has studied the psychological similarities and differences of happiness. Today Tom is on a mission to change minds, hearts and lives by helping others to discover how they can create more happiness in their own lives.
Recognized with the highest designation awarded by Toastmasters International, Tom holds the distinguished Toastmaster Award (DTM) and was named Toastmaster of the Year. Tom achieved membership as a professional speaker in the National Speakers Association (NSA) in 2003 and was President of NSA-MN. Tom is featured in Who's Who in Professional Speaking and is the honored recipient of the prestigious Mark LeBlanc Award.
Tom was part of a NCAA National Champion Football team, loves popcorn and sipping a great bourbon. He is most proud to be the husband of Julie for over 30 years and being father to three incredibly talented, confident and beautiful women, Lauren, Danielle and Nicole. How can I not be Happy?
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The Pursuit of Happiness: 5 Secrets to a Healthier & Happier You.
Happiness is not something that happens to you. You can't just decide to be happy. Happiness is an emotion that is created by a million momentary choices. Even though we are on our own unique journey, research has shown that we can actually positively influence our happiness. Learn the secrets to promote the positive in your everyday life. Understand how to focus on the things you can control in your live instead of obsessing on what you can't control. Your thoughts, words and actions can generate waves of happiness that pays dividends well beyond your own life.
Hello Happy!™: Habits of the Happiest People in the World.
From a farmer in the hills of Costa Rica, to a suburban social worker in Denmark, to an executive in the city of Singapore, we all share a common thread in finding happiness. Our cultures may be very different but each of us can arrange our home, nurture our social community, manage our finances, optimize our work life and ground ourselves in meaning and purpose to create a more joyful and fulfilling life. We can all make changes - weaving the strands of happiness into a strong durable rope – of lasting happiness!
The Happy Factor at Work: Unlocking Productivity, Wellness & Success.
We spend countless hours and dollars training people how to do their work but forget to teach them how to enjoy their work. Yet research has shown that happy employees are 85% more productive! This upbeat program delivers an inspiring message that helps the audience to discover the true happiness that lies within themselves for both their personal and professional lives. Learning the secrets of creating more happiness will have a positive impact on the success of you and your company.
Self-Care for HealthCare: Your Prescription for Happiness.
Long hours, difficult patients and stress all contribute to the high burn-out rate among healthcare workers. Taking care of ourselves must be a priority if we want to provide the best health care to others. Research has shown the power of positive attitudes on patient care. Learning the habits for happiness will inspire you to new found happiness. Your happiness has a positive impact on your health as well as those you care for.