Tom Krause - CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL - Motivational Speaker
Tom has presented before thousands of people over the past ten years speaking at conferences around the world. His topic, YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE, has been highly praised by Business, Volunteers, Fundraising, Corporate, Educational audiences nationwide.
Tom's motivational presentations feature heartwarming/humorous true stories that make audiences feel appreciated for their contributions to those around them.
Tom is a twenty time contributing author to the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series. He is also the author of Touching Hearts-Teaching Greatness, The Little Boy's Smile, A Teen's guide to NOT Being Perfect. His book, GO BIG BLUE, The Story of the 1974 Boonville Pirates, is currently under movie production. Tom was a caption of that inspirational team.
Tom's poem, VOLUNTEER'S CREED, is featured in the Chicken Soup for the Volunteer's Soul which makes him a sought after motivator for volunteer groups.
Many of Tom's motivational quotes can be found online. They have been used world wide in publications. Most notably appearing in the book, Inside Seal Team Six,(The Team That Captured Osama Bin Laden) by Don Mann.
Tom's published articles on leadership, business, and education have appeared in international and national publications such as The School Administrator, Global Study Magazine, Leading Today Magazine, Leadership Values, Academic Leadership Today and others. Tom has spread his inspiring message at conferences including the International Lion's Club Leadership Conference, European Council of International Schools, National Speakers Association Convention, Future Business Leaders of America, Insurance Leaders Conference, National SADD, National TREND, Missouri Department of Secondary Education, Missouri State Teachers Association, U.S. District Attorney's Victim Conference, Central States/ Canada Regional 4H Leadership Conference. All these clients and many others have all labeled Tom's presentations as "Outstanding!"