Not only do his words inspire, his message telling people to live up to their greatness teaches how to enhance your career, build wealth and prosper.
Les Brown's youth laid the groundwork for his futureLes Brown was born in a low-income Miami, Florida neighborhood with his twin brother, Wes. Both Les and Wes were adopted as babies by Mamie Brown, a single woman with little education and money, yet a generous heart.In his school years, Les' limitless energy led to poor grades. His classmates and teachers thought of him as a slow learner, which crippled his self-esteem.
Though he had no formal education after high school, Les Brown's persistence and determination catapulted him to greatness. He quickly learned how to harness his own human potential, and he continuously shows others how they can harness their own. His passion to learn and his hunger to realize greatness in himself and others helped him to achieve greatness.Les Brown rose from morning deejay to broadcast manager, from community activist to community leader, from political commentator to three term legislator, and from a banquet and nightclub emcee to premier keynote speaker.
Today, his audio programs and seminars have made Les Brown one of the most sought-after motivational speakers throughout the world. His upbringing, his career experience, and his lifelong commitment to learning and growing are all abundantly clear when you listen to his passionate words.