DAVID MILN SMITH

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,500 and under
 
TRAVELS FROM: California

VIDEOS:

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS

  • Risk and Reward
  • Teambuilding
  • Quality of Life--Quantity of Years

Categories

Adventure | Motivation | Sports | Teamwork | Inspiration

Biography

David Miln Smith, Ph.D., is a multi-faceted entrepreneur. Few others, if any, have the wide variety, diversity, and longevity of athletic adventures in the most exotic and sacred places on the planet.

Most athletes and adventurers hone specific skills to high-level excellence. While confidence comes from skill, courage comes from learning to manage fear in first-time experiences. Dr. Smith has faced that kind of fear. He has literally put his life on the line, many times, and along the way become an authority on managing fear and overcoming self-imposed limits.

Motivational speaking comes naturally to Dr. Smith. His lack of inhibition and sense of humor, coupled with his remarkable real-life experiences, never fails to captivate and inspire audiences. Enthusiasm overflows as he describes his personal metamorphosis from unfulfilled businessman to professional adventurer. He presents guidance and insights about overcoming fear and self- imposed limits. Audiences return to their organizations with courage and confidence, ready to take action.

Risk taking is invaluable as an everyday tactic, not just an occasional strategy. Today's business environment is like perpetual white-water. Navigating rapids of change requires risk oriented management skills. Dr. Smith teaches how to convert the fear of change from an enemy to an ally, and reframes risk from aversion to excitement.

David Miln Smith joined the ranks of fellow Washington High, San Francisco alums Maya Angelou, Danny Glover, Johnny Mathis, and Lee Ann Meriwether in receiving The Hall of Merit for his outstanding achievements in exploration and humanitarian deeds.

Dr. Smith is the author of three books, entitled The East/West Exercise Book, Healing Journey: The Odyssey of an Uncommon Athlete, and Hug the Monster: How to Embrace Your Fears and Live Your Dreams.

David Miln Smith was awarded England's "The Spirit of Ecstasy" award for "Personification of Mind and Body." He was twice selected the Adventurer of the Year, and is a member of The Explorers Club. He went back to university later in life and graduated summa cum laude (with highest honors) from the University of West Florida and holds a Ph.D. in Health and Human Services.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • The East/West Exercise Book
  • Healing Journey: The Odyssey of an Uncommon Athlete
  • Hug the Monster: How to Embrace Your Fears, and Live Your Dreams

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Jeff Salz

Jeff Salz, Ph.D. creates the foundation for adventurous thinking in any organization by presenting a unique perspective on taking risks.† It's not the adventure that only occurs at rarefied air that he talks aboutóit is the
More>>

Brian O'Malley
Before becoming an accomplished speaker Brian O'Malley was a full-time professional Paramedic-Firefighter. He has been featured on the CBS network television program, Rescue 911, and has worked as a police officer, SWAT team member and rescue specialist. Brian
More>>

Stefan Swanepoel

Stefan Swanepoel is an acclaimed international best-selling author and a profoundly inspiring motivational speaker. With his British accent, passionate personality and abundant energy, Stefan is an engaging, powerfully inspiring and captivating presenter. Whether you are looking
More>>

Steve Donahue

Change your narrative and you can change anything. Thatís why Steve Donahue is in global demand as a speaker, consultant and thought leader. He has worked with over 500 organizations to accelerate change, transform culture and energize teams from the
More>>


TRANSLATE:
Cartier's achievements in Fine fake rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. Its past as an inventor and designer has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. The same swiss replica watches drive can be seen in the Maison's technical concepts: their freedom and importance have enabled Cartier to revolutionise the representation of time with replica watches Watchmaking pieces that adhere to the rolex replica Manufacture's highest breitling replica standards.