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Speaking Topics &
TRUE Change Programs

"Authentic and intriguing."

"We knew we had to find a speaker that would connect with our children. Thankfully, because we attended a webinar where several speakers had experience in youth development, we were able to reach out to one that we thought would make a great impact. We invited Kam Phillips to our Supporting Learning Success Back to School workshop for the students during a Zoom meeting. His presentation was authentic and intriguing. He was relatable for our young audience and the parents enjoyed his presentation as much as the children."

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Kay Holiday

Family Engagement Coordinator

Rainbow Village Inc. - Transitional Housing

 
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A RELATABLE SPEAKER FOR YOUR STUDENTS, STAFF, & EMERGING LEADERS?

Through his captivating story-telling, authentic approach, and relatability to current students, Kam is able to spark a true change in mindset and shift the perspective of his audience. Kam is available to speak to audiences both virtually and in-person.

Available Virtually & In-Person

Speaking Topics

Kam’s core speaking topics center primarily around Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) principles and can be integrated with PBIS framework.

It is essential to help students address these issues for them to have a productive learning environment.  

Authenticity

Going through school, especially in the time of social media, can bring even the calmest person loads of anxiety. Kam reminds students that even the “coolest” person can be nervous, scared, and have their quirks. Happiness come from being fully authentic and living out of love instead of fear.

Defining Success

Students are always told to strive to be successful, but what does that mean? This often causes youth to chase the wrong things then veer onto a dangerous path. Kam's messages on self-realization are essential to effective goal setting, knowing your "why", and keeping the big picture in mind.

Relationship Skills

Although classrooms can be impactful, the personal relationships students have outside of school can have an even larger impact on their learning. Kam discusses with students how to navigate relationships with friends, parents, mentors, and significant others so they can filter and reevaluate healthy intentions.

Overcoming Adversity

The ability to ask for help, forgive yourself, conquer addictions, persevere through adversity, and have gratitude for events outside of your control requires real strength. Kam shares personal testimonies so students can escape the power of shame, not judge themselves, and have the strength to elevate above their current circumstances.

Diversity & Inclusion

Kam has benefited from the privilege of attending extremely diverse schools and interacting with people of various cultures. Unfortunately, the diversity of the schools didn’t exempt them from the negative influences of systematic racial structures. Kam encourages students to get out of their comfort zones and discusses implicit bias, navigating the world as a minority, and empathy for others with different backgrounds.     

Conflict Resolution

Whether it’s aggressive behavior that leads to bullying or disagreements working within a team, knowing how to confront others in a respectful and productive manner is a habit that students must develop. Kam’s messages on acknowledging emotions, controlling reactions, and having respectful conversations will help students build communication skills and avoid unnecessary arguments.

Available Virtually & In-Person

 
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Monique Weathers | Maryland
Staff Accountant

"Kam came into my life at the right time. My thoughts, my goals, my personal life was in shambles...I would recommend Kam to anyone who feels like their life is chaotic and needs help putting the pieces back together." 

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Michelle Wooten | Idaho 
Founder of Crescendo Coaching
President of Junior League of Boise

"It's clear from the get-go that his passion is making a deep and lasting impact on whoever he comes into contact with...I enthusiastically recommend Kam to anyone looking to make a major impact in their own lives or in their community work."

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Jared Wilson | Georgia
MBA Student at Mercer University

"During our group zoom workshops, Kam was able to develop an instant rapport with all of us. By being an open book and sharing his trials and tribulations so eloquently, Kam enabled me to become the leader that I am today." 

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Kam provides professional development workshops and keynote speaking engagements for students, educators, and young professional audiences to inspire a TRUE Change in mindset. 

Great for Student or Professional Emotional Wellness

Mental Health M.A.G.I.C.

Personal Development is a never-ending cycle. Regardless if we're in the classroom or the workplace, external circumstances will cause us to have internal battles. In order to be sustainably happy, we'll need to address our emotional wellness throughout our journey.

 

In Mental Health M.A.G.I.C., Kam explains how Mindfulness, Attitude, Gratitude, Inspiration, and your Circle of Support can support you through those times of adversity. 

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Keynote and School Assembly

Values To Vision

Personal discovery starts by creating self-awareness through reflection. Once we establish a moral code to guide our decision making, it spurs internal motivation and provides the guide rails to reaching our goals.

Kam explains the importance of identifying your Core Values, Your Story, Mission Statement, Future Self, and Purpose Driven Goals and the impact they can have on the trajectory of our lives. 

Ideal for Cultural Sensitivity, DE&I, Generational Differences, or Bullying

5 C's of Connection

Establishing, building, and maintaining diverse and inclusive relationships are key both individual and team success. Kam engages his audience to focus on enhancing tools to effectively connect with people of different cultures, races, genders, and life experiences.

 

The 5 C's Kam includes are Communication Style, Confidence, Community, Conflict Management, and Crucial Conversations

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Available Virtually & In-Person