A Motivational Speaker Who Delivers
Yvonne Camus is an astoundingly assured speaker. The hundreds of standing ovations she has collected testify to her enthusiasm for work and life. Camus was a participant in the Eco-Challenge, the world championship of adventure racing conceived by Mark Burnett of Survivor fame. (Hers was the first rookie team to complete the grueling competition.) Punchy, deeply moving, and often humorous, Camus draws on her experiences to show you how to rise to the challenges of training, preparation, and execution. In the process, she helps you to see—and to realize—the potential for greatness in yourself, in your co-workers, and in your entire organization.
Leading a High Performance Life
Yvonne Camus delivers a talk that will make you rethink workplace pressures, stress, and what it means to lead a high performance life. Despite daunting challenges, it is possible—in fact, it is absolutely necessary—to achieve high performance living. Stress, relentless and unremitting, is taking an enormous toll on our health. When our bodies and minds are exhausted, we find it hard to produce creative ideas. But it doesn't have to be this way. Drawing on the latest from nutrition, exercise, relaxation, and mindset—the four pillars of health—Camus presents a deeply relatable talk, full of effective real life strategies: the One Minute Meditation, the Mindful Eating Plan, and others. More than just a handful of tips on how to "reduce stress," this absorbing talk will help audiences fully incorporate healthy, high performance into every aspect of their lives.
Inside Eco-Challenge: Lessons for Survival in Life and Business
Yvonne Camus, a successful team member in Discovery Channel's "Eco Challenge" adventure race, shares with us her conviction that ordinary people (like herself) can achieve extraordinary things—if they know the true ingredients of success: teamwork, commitment and enthusiasm for life. Hear how her rookie team of amateur athletes used communication skills, respect for one another, and practical savvy to become the first inexperienced team to complete the gruelling competition—surprising challenge-designer Mark Burnett of Survivor fame. With amazing visuals and lots of funny, insightful stories, Yvonne will help us see the potential for greatness in ourselves, in our co-workers, and in our organization.
Sun Life Financial
Comments from the audience: - Excellent speaker. Very energetic. This was probably the most amazing motivation session I ever attended, with examples which were linked to business. - Yvonne was so captivating...it would be great if we could summarize and circulate her list of key messages. - Can we get copies of observations she had on the slides? - Yvonne was very effective in relating her experience to business. This made a very effective and meaningful message. - Very energizing, dynamic speaker…lots of great practical advice.
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