Staying motivated is difficult, especially during the current times. Every other day, you get to see some unpleasant political, climatic or general situation plaguing the world. In Pakistan’s context, there are issues such as poverty, gender inequality, ignorance, corruption etc. that have made the lives of many Pakistanis difficult. However, this is where motivational speakers come in. They inspire the audience, especially the youth, that despite all sorts of problems, it’s possible for them to change their lives for the better and inspire others to do the same.
In this article, you’ll get to read about motivational speakers that you should absolutely look up to if you want to gain valuable insights regarding success and prosperity.
- Fahad Khan
Fahad Khan is the CEO and co-founder of CanadaPrimeMarketing, and he is also a motivational speaker who believes in the motto “Life is about giving, and giving is our lifestyle.” As a business coach and motivational speaker, he’s extremely passionate about helping people succeed in their life goals and make their dreams come true.
Fahad Khan’s philosophy is that we all have an ‘Unstoppable’ force within us. He believes that many of the youth these days are dissatisfied with their lives, because they tend to listen to the naysayers around them, instead of really following their dreams and listening to their inner calling. He urges his listeners to believe in themselves despite where they live, where they were born, and what financial situation they may be.
Fahad Khan stands out amongst many contemporary motivational speakers because he empathizes with his audience and doesn’t treat his listeners as strangers. He loves to refer to them as “Unstoppables” because he believes that they are already unstoppable, they’ve just yet to realize it.
- Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs was one of the most successful entrepreneurs of our time, and his story is an inspiration to many. He was a visionary leader who changed the way we live and work with his innovative products and services. His philosophy was that product design has the power to change the way he world thinks and interacts with everyday surroundings.
As the CEO and co-founder of Apple, Steve Jobs designed gadgets and products, particularly the iPhone and Macbook, that revolutionized technology and started a whole new movement of innovation and user-centric design. Even when people questioned his visions and ideas, he believed in them and went forward with his unique design approach.
Steve Job’s life experiences teach us that every human being has the potential to influence the world, whether on a large scale or a smaller one. One of his famous quotes is, “your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.’
- Tony Robbins
Tony Robbins is a world-renowned speaker who has helped millions of people achieve their goals. His high-energy style and powerful messages have helped people overcome fears and achieve greatness. He has earned various titles such as “The CEO Whisperer” and “Outstanding Humanitarian” and is famous for his self-help books that have helped millions of people around the world believe in their latent potentials.
When people often see successful personalities, all they see is an outer facade of success and happiness. What they fail to realize is that behind all that success, there were episodes of depression, helplessness, struggle and unending toil. Tony Robbins was born in a downtrodden family and experienced child abuse, but he used that as motivation to achieve endless success in his entrepreneurial career.
- Erum Saeed
Erum Saeed is an emerging Pakistan-based motivational speaker whose main audience is Muslim women, particularly those from developing South Asian countries. She fights for women empowerment, and inspires Muslim women to be fearless in their lives, and gain success in both worldly life and the hereafter by maintaining a balance between worldly life and the hereafter.
She shares motivational lectures on Islamic spirituality and links them with women empowerment. As someone who has suffered bankruptcy and two divorces, she knows how it feels like to feel powerless in life. She helps other women gain independence in their lives so that they can achieve wonderful things, despite cultural stereotypes.
- Lizzie Velasquez
Lizzie Velasquez is an American motivational speaker who mainly fights against unrealistic beauty standards that have been propagated by popular culture and Hollywood. She suffers from an extremely rare disease that prevents her from gaining body weight. In spite of that, she remains a fearless personality who inspires her audience to own themselves and never let their physical disabilities or appearances hold them back from achieving success in life.
She still experiences online bullying for her disease, however, none of that holds her back from delivering motivational lectures and influencing the lives of millions of women around the world who are the subject of objectification due to outdated beauty standards, that are often unaccommodating towards women who don’t fit the stereotype.