Motivation from a Van Down by the River

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This SNL classic video will crack you up, and more fun in your day is a good thing.  In this video Matt Foley (a.k.a. the late Chris Farley) commits all seven of the Motivational Speaker Deadly Sins (Over-sharing, low credibility, over the top enthusiasm, condescension, all inspiration and no application, sleazy “back slappin” salesman tactics, and finally, thinking that since you stayed for the whole speech that you agree with his ideas).

Post a comment if you think I missed a deadly sin!



Andy Core is a credentialed, award-winning thought leader on increasing employee engagement, productivity, and wellness motivation. His talent lies in helping hard-working, conscientious adults thrive at work and in their personal lives.

Andy also wrote the book Change Your Day, Not Your Life, a guide to sustained motivation and more productivity.

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