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Learn What Shakespeare and Your Business Have in Common

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What You Will Learn:
  • Find out about the scarcity and abundance mentality, and what you should be doing with your money
  • Learn how knowing your vocabulary makes you a smarter person
  • Learn how to memorize a Shakespeare poem along with a valuable lesson

Hyrum W. Smith, co-Founder of Franklin-Covey, Co.,  talks about how to be smart by discussing a few simple steps to make you a smarter person, and thus, making you smarter with your business.  In a matter of minutes he teaches a ballroom packed with hundreds of people how to memorize and recite a Shakespeare poem...all in unison, all to prove how anyone who is determined and focus can become their greatest self.   

Hyrum W. Smith

Hyrum W. Smith is a distinguished author, speaker, and businessman. He is the Co-Founder and former CEO of Franklin Covey, Co. For three decades he has been empowering people to effectively govern their personal and professional lives. Hyrum’s books and presentations have been acclaimed by American and international audiences. He combines wit and enthusiasm with a gift for communicating compelling principles that incite lasting personal change.

Hyrum is the author of several nationally-acclaimed books, including The 10 Natural Laws of Successful Time and Life ManagementWhat Matters MostThe Advanced Day Planner User’s Guide, and The Modern Gladiator. He also co-authored Excellence Through Time Management. Hyrum’s most current work is The Power of Perception: 6 Rules of Behavior Change.

Hyrum has received numerous honors and community service awards, including International Entrepreneur of the Year by Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management, three honorary doctorate degrees,  SRI Gallup Hall of Fame and Man of the Year Award, and Silver Beaver Award from the Boy Scouts of America.