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Tom Blaisse, Speaker

Tom Blaisse

    • Former Franklin Covey Trainer
    • Time Management and Performance Management Expert
    • Leadership Accountability and Personal Change Coach
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Fee Range

$7,500 - $10,000

Travels From

Pennsylvania

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Tom Blaisse is committed to “turning on lights so people can shine.” During his 30 year career as a speaker and seminar leader, Tom has delivered more than 3,000 presentations to over 100,000 people, in a variety of industries including technology, retail, manufacturing, health care, finance, and hospitality.

Blessed with a natural gift for inspiring and connecting with people, Tom’s audience members leave his presentations feeling energized, renewed, and committed to change. Tom’s clients describe him as engaging, dynamic and “edu-taining.” With a delivery style that creates a fun, upbeat learning environment, Tom’s customized programs help people discover their own areas for professional improvement and personal change, empowering them to implement new ideas and behaviors that will lead them to greater results.

Client Impact Strategies have included:

• Facilitating Personal Change,
• Building a Culture of Positive Accountability
• Cultivating Peak Performance
• Maximizing Productivity and Value-Based Time Management
• Increasing Employee Engagement
• Strengthening Leadership Capability
• Improving Communication Skills on all Levels

Some of Tom’s clients have included Morgan Stanley, Target Stores, Sanofi Aventis, GSA, Commonwealth of Penna., Carlisle Construction, Weidenhammer Computer System, Amerihealth Caritas, DBI, Bank America, Hershey Entertaining & Resorts, Rite Aid, Auto Training Institute, Manufacturers’ Association of South Central PA, Pfizer, Kilroy Realty Corp., Willis Insurance, Alcoa, Deloitte, Novartis, Baker Tilley. RHIMagnesita, Brentwood Industries, ExxonMobil, and General Electric.

Along the way, Tom has had the privilege of being mentored by several stellar authors and global thought leaders including:

• Hyrum Smith (Co-founder, Franklin Covey Co.; Speaker, author, 10 Natural Laws of Time and Life Management)
• Tom Smith & Roger Connors (Co-founders, Partners in Leadership; authors of The Oz Principle)
• Marjorie Brody (Founder, Brody Professional Development; author, Speaking is an Audience Center Sport)
• Henry Evans (CEO, Dynamic Results; author, Winning with Accountability)

With a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre and Speech from De Sales University in Allentown, PA, and a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Rider University in Trenton, NJ. Tom serves as the principal of TFB Consulting. He is the 2012 recipient of the De Sales Alumni Association Achievement Award, and author of “We Are Climbers, All,” an uplifting and inspiring book of poetry.

Stepping Up to the Plate™:
Getting the Job Done through Positive Accountability™

Positive Accountability™ is about creating a culture where everyone in the organization is proactively Stepping Up to the Plate™ to achieve clearly defined results. They Know About It, Care About It, Figure It Out, and Make It Happen.™

Leading for Peak PERFORMance:
7 Tools for Successful Goal Achievement

To PERFORM™ at your peak means being in control of your professional and personal life. It means having a strong sense of purpose and establishing clear goals and expectations. It requires knowing how you are doing, how you can improve, and how to reward and renew yourself.

It's About Time:
Increasing Personal Productivity by Focusing on What Matters Most

How we manage our time reflects our values, our priorities, and our skills. It has a direct bearing on our success, both professionally and personally. Your life, career, and happiness are at the mercy of time. "Time is the stuff that life is made of." (Ben Franklin)

The Challenge of Change:
Getting through the Tough Times and Coming Out on Top

Change may be inevitable, necessary, and for the best, but it's rarely popular. Navigating and managing change isn't easy and can be stressful for almost everyone. Too often, people resist change or mismanage it, which can have a strong adverse effect on their morale and productivity.

 

Speak Up and Be Heard:
How to Present Yourself So People Will Listen

Have you ever felt frustrated that people just aren't hearing you? Is it them or you? Yes, people are in a hurry; memos are too long; email is overwhelming, and the average person's attention span is only about 30 seconds. But they are listening to someone. It might as well be you.

 

We Are Climbers, All (based on Tom's book of positive and uplifting poetry)

Do the challenges of Learning, Loving, and Living sometimes seem insurmountable? Find some inspiration, clarity, and encouragement in We Are Climbers, All, a unique compilation of 30 of Tom's inspiring poems. In this motivational performance-based presentation, Tom shares several of his thought-provoking poems and interprets with the audience the key messages that help people open their hearts and stay focused on what matters most.

This Is The Moment (based on inspiring Broadway show tunes)

We all sometimes get stuck in the past or obsess over the future. The only real moment we have is the "precious present." The messages and motivation of Broadway show tunes come alive in this exciting performance-based presentation. Tom taps both his vocal and literary interpretation talents to bring to his audience a message of joy and abundance.

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