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Keynote: “TAKING LIFE HEAD ON!”
Audience: Teen (High School) or Young Adult (College)
Length: 45-60 minutes
Hal Elrod has been known as “Yo Pal Hal” ever since he hosted his first radio show at age 15, when his mom gave him his “cool” DJ nickname. At 19, he became an all time record-breaking sales rep for a $200 million company. But his real triumph would come in the face of unimaginable tragedy before his 21st birthday.
Imagine… Being on top of the world at age 20, a college student making a six-figure income and living the life of your dreams. Then, one night your world ends when, driving down the freeway, your car is hit head by a drunk driver on at 70 mph… You’re found dead at the scene, with no heartbeat for six minutes. Six days later you wake from a coma to face the unimaginable reality that you’ve broken 11 bones, suffered permanent brain damage, and you may never walk again…
This tragic tale does not end in tragedy. It shows young people how each of us can rise above our challenges and limitations to create extraordinary success in our lives.
You will be amazed at the emotional journey that Hal will take you on, in merely 60 minutes. Your students will not only leave inspired beyond belief, but they will be forever equipped with powerful, practical strategies guaranteed to immediately improve the quality and results in their lives.
The Not-So-Obvious Secrets Hal Will Share With Your Students Include:
- Hal’s unbelievable and inspiring TRUE story: After being hit head on by a drunk driver, being found dead at the scene, and told he may never walk again, Hal proved that no matter what the obstacles we are all capable of overcoming our adversity and achieving extraordinary results.
- How To Love the Life You Have While You Create the Life of Your Dreams
- The A-B-Cs of Taking Life Head On…
A = Accept All Things You Can’t Change
B = Be Grateful For Everything
C = Create Consistent Progress Toward Your Dreams
- The 5-Minute Rule: Discover how to overcome any NEGATIVE emotion and transform a negative attitude into a positive one… in only 5 minutes! (literally)
- And Much, Much More…
Watch “Yo Pal” Hal’s Motivational (Youth & College) Keynote Speaker Preview:
After being hit head on by a drunk driver and found dead-at-the-scene at age 20, Celebrity Bestselling Author & Award Winning Youth & College Keynote Speaker “Yo Pal” Hal Elrod now shares his powerful message with tens of thousands of High School and College Students, as well as Corporations and Non-Profits each year.