Corporations have pretty much started the trend of hiring motivational speakers for the events they organize for their employees. Moreover, it is going great for them.
Nowadays, small businesses have embraced this idea as well. Employees need constant motivation so that they accomplish their tasks and contribute to the growth of the company.
Sometimes, a big paycheck is simply not enough because we are human beings, and we are driven by other things when it comes to being productive. From time to time, your employees will need a little morale boost, and hiring motivational speakers might just be the key.
In this article, we will talk about the benefits and the reasons why corporations choose speakers for their regular events and why you should do it too.
Motivational speakers – Bringing life to every corporate event
1. Routinely is not good for the employees
In a corporation, or in any company for that matter, employees will get caught up in a routine at some point. If the person responsible for HR or the one who organizes events for the employees know when this might happen, then an event where a motivational speaker is brought onstage might be exactly what they would need.
A good speaker will help the employees see beyond their everyday repetitive tasks and bring the ideas that remained at the back of their minds to light.
2. New ideas can come out of anything
Motivational speakers truly have a gift. They have a way of talking to an audience and of emphasizing certain words that get people listening.
Moreover, sometimes, a great idea can be born out of a simple phrase someone said. A suggestion, a new perspective – All of these are welcomed when they come from a person your employees have never met before.
3. Increasing productivity
Because motivational speakers articulate words in a certain way, they have the power to inspire an audience and make them feel energetic, enthusiastic and happier overall.
When people feel this way, they tend to give their best at their job. They work harder and accomplish more in a shorter amount of time. In the end, this leads to improved teamwork and better results for the company.
4. Emphasize the values and the goals of the company
Before a speaker presents themselves in front of an audience, they need to know why they are there, what the purpose of them being onstage is.
So, whatever your goal for bringing a motivational speaker at an event is, it can be achieved. Seeing someone who is not part of the company focus on that particular company’s values will have a greater impact, as opposed to having the CEO onstage saying almost the same things.
5. Boosting morale
A 9-5 job may not be ideal for some of us, but sometimes all we need is someone who will remind us that there’s more to it than just that, that may be all we need is to take it as a challenge.
It is not a burden if we do what we love and if we are surrounded by a great team.
Joe Castillo – an inspirational storyteller, and an artist
Joe Castillo has been a finalist on America’s Got Talent. He sold his advertising company to do something that makes him happy: Creating stories with sand.
You can watch the video below to see a small glimpse of how powerful his words are.
Joe Castillo has worked with plenty of Fortune 500 Companies, so he has plenty of experience with corporate events.
Feel free to contact us if you want to find out more about how you can have him entertain your employees at your event.