motivating people Archive

  • Former British Table Tennis number one Matthew Syed talks to SWHS pupils about effort

    Former British Table Tennis number one Matthew Syed talks to SWHS pupils about effort

    Matthew Syed, author of the best British Sports book 2011 BOUNCE and as featured on the Maximise Potential Podcast, talks to SWHS pupils about effort. FURTHER RESOURCES: Motivating interview: Click here to listen to a motivating interview with Matthew Syed Articles and Resources: Click here to view more articles on Matthew Syed

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  • Max#31: Andy North – Endurance Athlete

    Max#31: Andy North – Endurance Athlete

    The Maximise Potential Podcast, brought to you in association with the Award-winning Recruitment Group Jenrick, is pleased to release its latest interview with Andy North as he approaches the Sunshine Challenge 2011 – Yorkshire to Gibraltar. Welcome to episode 31 of the Maximise Potential Podcast. In our last episode with Bremont Watches, Nick English used […]

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  • Transcript: Jora Gill – global CTO (Max#27)

    Transcript: Jora Gill – global CTO (Max#27)

    Welcome to the latest transcript of an inspiring interview with one of the very best CTO’s on the globe. He is renowned for being successful in applying effective management techniques from other industries within his own departments, resulting in him achieving a highly successful Company and career. Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Terry Fox – a Canadian Hero

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Terry Fox – a Canadian Hero

    Terry Fox was and still is an inspiration to all who know his story and this is one that has stuck with me. It will always be remembered what he has done for not only cancer research, but in showing love to others he did not even know. Terry is a great example of someone […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Clay Dyer – The Most Inspirational Fisherman Ever

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Clay Dyer – The Most Inspirational Fisherman Ever

    The inspiring story of Clay Dyer- the most inspirational fisherman ever. This may be the most important 10 minutes of your life. Watch this video and realize that your problems are small compared to others. If this video inspired you, here’s another inspiring story of Nick Vujicic, also very motivating and humbling and is sure […]

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  • CONGRATULATIONS to David Weir as he wins New York Marathon wheelchair race

    CONGRATULATIONS to David Weir as he wins New York Marathon wheelchair race

    Congratulations to David Weir, British Paralympic Champion for winning his first New York Marathon wheelchair title. Here is an extract taken from the BBC Sport website on his fantastic achievement, inspiring people all around the World. Paralympic champion David Weir claimed his first New York Marathon wheelchair title after edging out Japan’s Masazumi Soejima in […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Father and son race in the Ironman (Team Hoyt)

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Father and son race in the Ironman (Team Hoyt)

    A son asked his father, ‘Dad, will you take part in a marathon with me?’ The father who, despite having a heart condition said ‘yes.’ They went on to complete the marathon together. However, the son, Rick, was born a spastic quadriplegic with cerebral palsy, which means that entering a race together is far removed […]

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  • Transcript: Greg Searle – Olympic and World Championship Rower (Max#15)

    Transcript: Greg Searle – Olympic and World Championship Rower (Max#15)

    Here is the transcript of the motivating interview with inspiring sports star Greg Searle, Olympic and World Championship Rower sharing his inspiring story helping other people be successful in life. Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast to educate and motivate through a range of original interviews designed to help you maximise your potential. […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Nick Vujicic – “no arms, no legs, no worries!”

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Nick Vujicic – “no arms, no legs, no worries!”

    Nick Vujicic is a truly inspiring person in so many ways and thank you to everyone for suggesting Nick as a source for your personal inspiration. I’ve posted one of Nick’s most popular You Tube videos below, but I would urge everyone to go and check out his others because they are so motivating and […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Man with no arms and no legs crosses Channel 10 hours ahead of schedule

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Man with no arms and no legs crosses Channel 10 hours ahead of schedule

    I saw this article over the weekend and just had to share it with everyone on Maximise Potential. I think it’s a great inspiration to us all. Last updated at 11:28 AM on 20th September 2010 A man with no arms and no legs was today celebrating becoming the first to swim across the English […]

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  • Transcript: Pen Hadow – Life after Solo (Max#13)

    Transcript: Pen Hadow – Life after Solo (Max#13)

    Here’s the transcript of the final motivating interview with famous explorer Pen Hadow. To be successful in life, Pen shares his inspiring story on the lessons he learnt from his explorations and his ventures to help him to succeed in his personal and business life, inspiring people to become successful in their own life, career […]

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  • Transcript: Pen Hadow – “you can achieve any goal you set your mind to” (Max#11)

    Transcript: Pen Hadow – “you can achieve any goal you set your mind to” (Max#11)

    Here’s the transcript of the second installment with famous Explorer, Pen Hadow. In this motivating interview he discusses how you can achieve any goal if you put your mind to it inspiring people to be successful in life. Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast to educate and motivate through a range of original […]

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