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There are many motivational speakers, and then there is the one, the only, the incomparable Dr. Willie Jolley.

Dr. Willie Jolley has achieved remarkable heights in the speaking industry, having come from humble beginnings of being a fired singer, who was replaced by a karaoke machine! He has gone on to be named “One of the Outstanding Five Speakers in the World” by the 175,000 members of Toastmasters International.

Dr. Willie Jolley uses his public platform to pursue his mission of encouraging people to rise above their circumstances and maximize their potential!

That mission has taken him round the world and gotten him inducted into the prestigious Speaker Hall of Fame of The National Speakers Association. He has received many accolades - among them being named “The #1 Motivational/Inspirational Speaker/Singer in The World” by the Business Ad Hoc Committee and receiving the Honorable Ronald H. Brown Distinguished Leadership Award. He has been described simultaneously as a world-class, award-winning speaker, best-selling author and media personality.

No matter the venue, from television or radio, to corporate audiences like Wal-Mart, Ford, GM, Comcast, Verizon or Marriott, to television and radio audiences around the world, Dr. Willie Jolley keeps it moving with high energy and enthusiasm, as he delivers nuggets on how every person can live a better life, one day at a time!

Dr. Willie Jolley is the author of several international best-selling books including It Only Takes a Minute to Change Your Life, A Setback Is A Setup For A Comeback, Turn Setbacks Into Greenbacks and An Attitude of Excellence, which was called “brilliant” by Dr. Stephen Covey, the author of “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”, who wrote the foreword for Dr. Jolley’s book. His next book is due out in early 2014.

You can hear Dr. Willie Jolley weekly on his popular radio show on SiriusXM Radio, and he can be seen globally with his “Live Better With Willie Jolley” motivational messages. Dr. Willie Jolley resides in Washington, DC with his wife, Dee.