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7 Questions to Find Your Meaningful Team Purpose

May 29, 2017

I got hold of a one-sheet of a speaker who sells himself as a comedian motivational speaker. His claim is that nobody sleeps in his talks and everyone likes him because he is funny.

I understand. Many speakers are agents of boredom. Boredom kills.

Funny sells.

But funny is not the alternative to boredom. Funny is the smokescreen to shallowness. Speakers who strive to be funny fear boredom. Take out the “funny” feature in their speeches and you will see nothing.

People whose passion is to help others do not worry about boredom. They are inspired. They are enthusiastic. They have infectious dreams that will make a difference in the world of those who listened to them. You do not have to be funny when you are having fun adding value to the lives of others.

The antidote to boredom is engagement.

If you are a motivational speaker, then your job is not only to get belly laughs. You must move people. Sell to them the Promised Land. Give hope to those who are afraid. Enable them to act. And be their leader.

If you are a leader, remember that you do not need to get a motivational speaker to get your people motivated. Don’t look too far.

The answer is within you.

Team building, when done right, can help you improve the performance of your team. When you need a professional team building facilitator, contact me and I will help you.

Jef Menguin

Jef Menguin

Speaker and Facilitator on Team Development

I work with clients in designing and implementing team development programs which are aligned to their business objectives.

Each month, I have opportunities to speak about teamwork and team building for company strategic planning, culture building, and sales rallies.

I also facilitate team building exercises, both indoor and outdoor, to help employees develop team skills and adapt to new winning team behaviors. I am the President of Business Innovation. I live in Los Banos, Laguna.

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