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Speakers on Overcoming Obstacles & Challenges

You’ll hear “no” a thousand times until you finally get a “yes.” But you don’t have to blaze a trail by yourself. WSB’s list of speakers includes innovators who overcame the odds, achieving their goals in spite of the slim chances of success. Book philanthropists, politicians, Olympians, and celebrity speakers to show your attendees how they can overcome any obstacle in their path. Available for in-person or virtual events and meetings.

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Lt Col. Dan Rooney, USAF

Motivational Speaker, Fighter Pilot, Patriotic Philanthropist, PGA Professional, Golf Course Developer, and Author, A Patriot's Calling: Living Life Between Fear and Faith and Fly Into the Wind, How to Harness Faith and Fearlessness On Your Ascent to Greatness.

Under $25,000
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Leon Panetta

U.S. Secretary of Defense (2011-2013), Director, Central Intelligence Agency (2009-2011), Chief of Staff to President Bill Clinton (1994-1997), Director, U.S. Office of Management and Budget (1993-1994) and Co-founder, Panetta Institute for Public Policy

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Josh Linkner

Five-time tech entrepreneur, hyper-growth CEO, New York Times bestselling author, venture capitalist, professional jazz guitarist, host of Creative Troublemakers Podcast, and keynote speaker on a mission to drive creativity, innovation, and reinvention.

$25K - $40K

Scott Barry Kaufman

Cognitive Scientist and Humanistic Psychologist; Founder & Director, Center for The Science of Human Potential; Honorary Principal Fellow at the University of Melbourne’s Centre for Wellbeing Science; Host: The Psychology Podcast

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