Darlene has developed her Circle of Influence based on those individuals who have most impacted her personal and professional growth – and her life. These individuals serve as a focal point for us all to embrace their intellect, their passion and their contributions to building our knowledge around goal setting, goal achievement, and living to our highest potential.
As the beloved originator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul® series, Jack Canfield fostered the emergence of inspirational anthologies as a genre - and watched it grow to a billion dollar market. As the driving force behind the development and delivery of more than 123 million books sold through the Chicken Soup for the Soul® franchise (and over 500 million copies in print worldwide), Jack Canfield is uniquely qualified to talk about success. Read More
Patty Aubery is the intrepid President of The Jack Canfield Companies. As the chief negotiator, rainmaker, developer, manager and champion of Jack Canfield’s career and companies, there isn’t a project, program, idea, opportunity, market or career move she doesn’t know intimately. Read More
The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Millionaire Messenger and The Charge: Activating the 10 Human Drives that Make You Feel Alive. Brendon's books, videos, newsletters, products, and appearances inspire two million people a month worldwide. His books have been #1 New York Times, #1 Wall Street Journal, #1 Amazon, and #1 Barnes Noble. Read More
Eason is a former NFL standout, acclaimed Broadway playwright and performer, and international presence/story coach. He has trained with some of the world’s most brilliant performance and movement coaches, logging in over 20,000 hours on stage crafting and presenting his personal story. Bo is now dedicated to helping others tap the power of their personal story and become effective, persuasive communicators. Read More
After growing-up in a small Pennsylvania steel-mill town near Pittsburgh as the son of a steelworker and a housewife – multi-millionaire James Malinchak is now one of most requested highest paid motivational and business speakers and business marketing coaches in America. Read More
Stedman Graham is chairman and CEO of S. Graham & Associates, a management and marketing consulting firm that specializes in the corporate and educational markets. Stedman delivers his leadership message throughout the country and globally to corporations, professional associations, government and civic organizations, colleges and universities, and community groups. Read More
Oz has been a professor at the Department of Surgery at Columbia University since 2001. He directs the Cardiovascular Institute and Complementary Medicine Program at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. With his collaborators, he has authored over 400 research papers, book chapters and medical books and has received several patents. Read More
Brian Tracy is Chairman and CEO of Brian Tracy International, a company specializing in the training and development of individuals and organizations. Brian's goal is to help you achieve your personal and business goals faster and easier than you ever imagined. Read More
Getting to know Shore is like getting to know the essence of who you are. While he is sharing his deep passion for “matters of the soul” you will find yourself mysteriously caught up in the fabric of your own life, laughing and crying with the heartfelt emotion that connects us all. Read More
Teresa's enthusiasm inspires people to transform dreams into reality. Her interactive presentations leave the audience feeling that they can achieve all they desire. Sharing quick and easy techniques that can be implemented in one's daily life leads to greater balance as individuals pursue goals. Read More
Just over 4 years ago Dina hit an emotional rock bottom, struggling with alcohol addiction, food issues and suicidal depression. Quite unintentionally she created what she calls "3x3 Meditation" (3 minutes, 3 times a day), which has been the catalyst for my own (and now my clients') transformation. Read More
Tory Johnson is all about spark and hustle at work, dating back to high school in Miami Beach where she joined her all-male debate team—and became the first girl to win a state debate championship. She dropped out of Emerson College for a chance to work at ABC News and then jumped to NBC News, only to be fired unexpectedly a couple years later. Read More
Boone attended the Abraham Lincoln Elementary School, then the now closed Booker T. Washington High School in Rocky Mount and graduated from North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina, where, in 1958, he received his B.A. and M.S. degrees.