Student Leadership & Success


Vernice "Flygirl" Armour
Showing On: 10/15/2012 - 10/29/2012
"Who Needs A Runway? Take Off From Where You Are!"
Vernice "FlyGirl" Armour knows a little something about focus, commitment, and defying the odds. She became an officer in the Marine Corps at the age of 24 and three years later became America's first African-American female combat pilot. Vernice has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show, CNN, Tavis Smiley, NPR, and much more. Her fresh style and presentation methods have inspired hundreds of organizations and individuals. FlyGirl will show you how to accomplish your life's mission to be authentically who you are with Bravery, Clarity, and Power. Learn how to transform your fear to fuel utilizing FlyGirl's proven 7-Step Battle-Tested Method for accomplishing Goals That Matter. These are the exact steps she used to start her company and go from Zero to 6-Figures in her first year of business.

    Highlights include:
  • Go from Settling to Getting What You Want
  • Transform Your Fear to Fuel
  • Re-Engage in Life by Learning to Review, Recharge, and Re-Attack
  • Re-ignite Your Spirit and Open the Door to Prosperity



Hilary Duff
Showing On: 10/29/2012 - 11/12/2012
"A Conversation with Hilary Duff"
Hilary Duff is a multifaceted actress and recording artist whose career began on the popular Disney sitcom Lizzie McGuire. She has since appeared in many films and TV series, including a guest appearance on Gossip Girl. She has sold more than 13 million albums worldwide and has a clothing line, Femme for DKNY, and a bestselling fragrance. Hilary's humanitarian work is recognized throughout the world, and she is actively involved with many charities that benefit children and animals. She has served on The President's Council on Service and Civic Participation and was named ambassador to the youth of Bogota. She is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels Elixir, Devoted, and True.

    Highlights include:
  • Discover what it takes to be entrepreneur
  • Make a positive difference in the worldFind your passion



Hill Harper
Showing On: 11/12/2012 - 11/26/2012
"The Wealth Cure: Putting Money In Its Place"
Hill Harper is an accomplished film, television, and stage actor. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Brown University and received graduate degrees in both law and public administration from Harvard University. As a star in the hit CBS drama CSI: NY, he portrays Dr. Sheldon Hawkes. Hill is a volunteer for the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization in Los Angeles. He is also the author of several books, including Letters to a Young Brother, Letters to a Young Sister, and The Conversation: How Men and Women Can Build Loving, Trusting Relationships. His latest book, The Wealth Cure, is helping young people change the way they view money so they can utilize it as a tool to find bliss.

    Highlights include:
  • Lay a sound financial foundation
  • Increase the value of interactions in your life
  • Use money as a tool to follow your passion
  • Invest in yourself



Rudy Giuliani
Showing On: 2/18/2013 - 3/4/2013
"Principled Leadership: In the Face of Change and Crisis"
Rudy Giuliani is the renowned 107th Mayor of New York City (1993-2001). Under his leadership, he reduced the overall crime and murder rate to make New York City the safest large city in America. Just when New Yorkers were beginning to enjoy the city's revitalization, the unimaginable hit on 9-11. Giuliani swiftly marshaled his remarkable leadership skills to pull his city, and perhaps the entire nation, through the crisis. As a result of his accomplishments, he was named "Person of the Year" by Time magazine, received an honorary knighthood by the Queen of England and awarded the "Ronald Reagan Presidential Freedom Award". He has been touted as one of the most effective chief executives in modern American history.

    Highlights include:
  • Learn leadership principles based on his best-selling book
  • Inspire excellence from the team around you
  • Develop and communicate your strong beliefs
  • Stand up to bullies



Brad Meltzer
Showing On: 03/11/2013 - 03/25/2013
"How To Write Your Own Obituary"
Brad Meltzer is the author of the #1 New York Times bestsellers The Inner Circle and The Book of Fate, as well as six other bestselling thrillers. His new novel The Fifth Assassin will be published in January 2013. He is also the author of the non-fiction best seller Heroes For My Son; the host of the History Channel TV series Brad Meltzer's Decoded; and is the #1 selling author of the comic book Justice League of America, for which he won the prestigious Eisner Award. Brad is also the co-creator of the TV show Jack & Bobby and co-founder of City Year Miami.

    Highlights include:
  • Communicate and collaborate
  • Admit and overcome limitations
  • Captains are still part of the crew



Peter Bregman
Showing On: 04/1/2013 - 04/15/2013
"18 Minutes: Find Your Focus, Master Distraction, and Get the Right Things Done"
Peter Bregman is CEO of Bregman Partners, Inc., a global management-consulting firm that advises CEOs and their leadership teams. He speaks, writes, and consults about how to lead and how to live. He is the author of 18 Minutes: Find Your Focus, Master Distraction, and Get the Right Things Done, winner of the Gold Medal from the Axiom Business Book awards, named the best business book of the year on NPR, and selected by Publisher's Weekly and the New York Post as a top 10 business book of the year. Peter has been featured on PBS, ABC, and CNN. He is also a regular contributor to Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, Forbes, National Public Radio (NPR), Psychology Today, and CNN, as well as a weekly commentator on Fox Business News.

    Highlights include:
  • Identify your strengths, weaknesses, uniqueness, and passions
  • Replace the typical "To-Do List" with a new system that really moves you forward
  • Avoid unproductive distractions
  • Get traction on what matters most