We all face obstacles on the job and in our daily lives. But while most people let obstacles stand in their way and stop them from doing what they want to do, others turn those obstacles into opportunities to learn, grow and get better. In this quick-paced, eye-opening keynote, George Tinsley Sr. gives practical, down-to-earth strategies that will help you and those within your organization turn obstacles into opportunities.
What happens to all athletes when their careers are over and the final whistle blows? The paychecks stop coming in, but the bills don’t. Unfortunately, this often leads to stories of rags-to-riches-to-rags. George Tinsley, former All-American and three-time NCAA Division II champion, has successfully made the transition from being an award-winning athlete to an award-winning entrepreneur. In this hard-hitting, nuts-and-bolts session, Tinsley gives athletes the inside scoop and teaches them the secrets of how to successfully make the transition from sports to business.
The best in business don’t achieve success by mistake. They achieve success by anticipating the needs in the marketplace, adjusting their strategies and outworking the competition. Drawing on the experience that has earned him three national championships in college and multiple awards in business, George Tinsley Sr. outlines the winning strategies that will help your organization stand head and shoulders above the competition.
It’s great to have big dreams, but it’s even better when you can turn those dreams into reality. Students of every age will be inspired and encouraged when they listen to George Tinsley Sr. share the story of how he has achieved his dreams despite the odds that were against him.
“Tinsley does a great job speaking from the heart, reliving his personal trials and tribulations and how he confronted the challenges that ultimately made him a very successful athlete, entrepreneur and leader.”
“George Tinsley is one of the most inspiring and authentic speakers I have heard. He is commanding, energizing and leaves the audience with clear examples and guidance on how to live your best life.”
“If you are interested in improving quality, delivering excellent service, and building a winning team, George Tinsley, Sr., needs to be in your board room, in your huddle and in your educational institution.”
“George is the consummate professional, both on the basketball court and in the business community. If he kept score of his accomplishments with the local youth, his scorecard would be incredible.”
“I was impressed with his on-court talents as a basketball player, but I am even more impressed with his business skills. George has attained a level of success in the business world that I admire and respect.”
The summarization of George Tinsley, Sr.’s continued road to success could liken to that of a rags-to-riches story. But faith, tenacity, education and a white-heat desire to turn obstacles into opportunities are the true gifts that catapulted his life to where it is today… Read More