JOEL FREEMAN ***** 30 Five-Star Reviews -- "Smart-Fun-Sizzle" for Your Next Event

GIVE the next 156 seconds to WATCH the sizzle video below. Your time will not be wasted. EVENT PLANNERS give enthusiastic 5-star-ratings to Dr. Freeman for: • Value • Punctuality • Responsiveness • Professionalism • Audience Engagement • WOW Factor! With travels to 55+ countries, Joel is a seasoned professional with a growing number of 5-star reviews written by enthusiastic event planners from around the world to show you "engaging, smart and funny..." Read a few of those reviews below. You need to be able to rely on your speaker to meet your exact needs -- positively impacting your audience. And he will deliver. When you call (410.991.9718), ask Joel why there is a big Shaq shoe on the podium (picture at top of page). And while you're at it, ask if he will be bringing that same shoe when he speaks at your organization. His most requested topic is: "Dealing With People Who Drive You Crazy!"® Joel Freeman has earned a solid reputation. For more than 25 years, he has been called upon by meeting planners and executives from Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, educational institutions, non-profit organizations, Heads of State, civic organizations, and professional associations to provide the message that can make a difference. And in critical situations where the message really does need to make a difference. _____________________________ PERSONAL NOTE from Joel.... "For 20 NBA seasons I served as player development mentor and character coach to the Washington Bullets/Wizards team -- surviving 6 coaching changes. "These types of experiences have given me a unique inside perspective into team chemistry, leadership, stress, change management, cultural competency, conflict resolution, emotional intelligence and winning/losing at the pro level. "Because of my rigorous training and eclectic life experiences...meeting/event planners from around the world call upon me to facilitate top-knotch events and keynote addresses for all types of organizations. Perhaps even yours..." Joel's Most Requested Keynotes: • Leading With "Why" • The Curiosity-Driven Life • Connecting Now With Later • Diversity: The Value of Mutual Respect • Enhancing Your Emotional Intelligence • All Stressed Out And Nobody To Choke! • The Surprising Benefits of Unselfishness • Dealing With People Who Drive You Crazy!® • IGNITE (or re-ignite) Your Entrepreneurial Passion • Lessons From Blades of Grass in a Concrete Jungle • How Your Personality Impacts Your Personal Success • When "Hurricane Bigotry" Collides With Common Sense • Business Wisdom and Life Lessons from an NBA Chaplain • The Mysterious Rosetta Stone: Cracking the Code to Your Team's Success • Professional Bloodsuckers: Dealing With the People Who Drain You of Your Time, Energy and Patience A seasoned, well-traveled veteran, Joel has an impressive list of satisfied clients ranging from the Prime Minister of Grenada (and his senior advisors), top government official & business professional of Nigeria, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Permanent Secretaries of Barbados to the White House Communications Agency (WHCA), Keller Williams, Secret Service, Defense Security Service (DSS), Rutgers University, National Security Agency (NSA), E! Entertainment Television, Blacks In Government (BIG), NASA, Verizon, FBI, GE, Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), EMI Music Group, Ikea, NRC, CDC, NTSB, YPO, DISA, NIH, Coakley & Williams Hotel Management, Association of International Schools of Africa (AISA), National Counterterrorism Center, US Sentencing Commission, Billboard Music Group, National Counterterrorism Center, Nigerian National Assembly Service Commission, Black Public Relations Society, European Council of International Schools (ECIS), many pro athletes and executives around the globe. For full information on Joel's unique presentations and executive services click on his "JoelSpeaksRealGood" website link below!

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30 Reviews
Silver Spring, MD

Joel presented a very dynamic, thought provoking, interesting event for our organization. He took time to learn about our organization's mission and vision and incorporated unique artifacts to illustrate his major points. The staff was thoroughly engaged. We would welcome Joel back for future training events

April 2019

Wow! Karen, thank you for your kindness. It was my honor to spend the day with you and everyone else on the team.

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Stephen Lyons
Dr. Joel Freeman

Dr. Joel Freeman's presentation "A White Man's Journey Through Black History" was powerful!!! So many lives were impacted by the information he presented, the passion that had for truth, and the quality of his communication. We are scheduling him for February 2020. This is a must see!!!!

March 2019

It was a FANTASTIC evening! Thank you for providing me the opportunity to communicate my journey.

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Ismael M. (Carrier Corporation)
Dr. Freeman did an outstanding job....

Dr. Freeman did an outstanding job as our keynote speaker. The presentation was inspiring, thought-provoking, and great at connecting with the audience in a straightforward manner on leadership, team building, and career issues. We would have him back to present in a heartbeat!

February 2019

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