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Online-Virtual-Keynote-Motivational Speakers for Colleges, College speaker for freshman orientation

It's Not About The Knockdown,

It's About The Get-Up!

Motivational Speaker for College Students 

Inspirational Speaker and Author Ian Humphrey:

Motivational speaker Ian Humphrey knows what it's like to be knocked down by life. Born premature, abused in foster care, losing his mom at an early age and his own eventual incarceration. However, today his mantra is "It's not about the knockdown, it's about the get-up!


This presentation takes the audience on his journey through his own life story showing how one can turn their life around when they refuse to give up!



Your students will learn...

  • Avoiding the excuse making trap
  • How to turn adversity into opportunity
  • Strategies to cope with tough times

  • Take personal responsibility for your life and future

Choosing to lead

5 V.I.T.A.L. Keys to becoming a better leader in College

Keynote Speaker on Leadership for College Students

Everyone is chosen to lead, but not everyone chooses to. 
In this presentation, Ian offers 5 confidence building steps that will encourage, inspire and motivate students to step up and become the leader's others can respect and follow. 

Your students will learn...


  • 5 V.I.T.A.L. Keys to becoming a better leader in college

  • How to make the move from follower to leader

  • How to create and achieve goals  

Diversify Your Squad!

(Appreciating the differences of others)

Motivational Speaker for Colleges on Diversity and Inclusion

Valuing diversity is an important step to success.

This keynote provides students with the different advantages of appreciating today’s diverse environment.


Your students will learn...


  • Discovering the power of diversity

  • Working in a diverse environment

  • Gaining Knowledge and Experiences through diversity

Be Alive

In this presentation on gratitude, Ian shares the journey
of his inspiring life and shares the story his grandmother
taught him about appreciating life in spite of adversity.

Your students will learn...

  • Gratitude and Attitude: The keys to success and               happiness

  • Learning to see adversity as an opportunity

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