Adult, Young Adult, Motivational
The Positivity Tribe
Rarely does life go exactly how we plan it to go. In this fable about "The Power of Positivity," rising stars Christopher J. Wirth and Chris Wilberding take you on a journey that demonstrates how life doesn't happen to you; it happens for you!
Jennifer, Mike and Pete turn their challenges as high-school students into opportunities to pay it forward for others. A constant theme throughout this story is "We Rise By Lifting Others Up."
The "Power of Positivity" is real, and it is something we can all do - one person at a time!
This is a great book to read and discuss as a team.
Author: Christopher J. Wirth is the Founder and President of No Quit Living, a Speaking, Coaching and Training Company.
No Quit Living works with individuals, teams, and corporations to help improve accountability, effectiveness, and efficiency. No Quit Living looks to motivate and inspire their clients to never give up on themselves, their goals, and their dreams.
Christopher is the host of the No Quit Living Podcast which has been rated as a top 50 Podcast on iTunes in three different categories: Business, Health, and Self-Help.
Christopher is a sought-after Keynote Speaker. If your need is for a dynamic speaker to motivate, inspire and captivate your audience—look no further!
Christopher began his coaching career as an AAU Basketball Coach, Collegiate Basketball Coach, as well as a High School Basketball Coach.
He lives in Greenwich, CT with his three children—Zachary, Emily, and Mason.
Author: Chris Wilberding – Fundamentally, Chris believes that PEOPLE are put on this earth with one sole PURPOSE and gain their greatest happiness when their PASSION impacts others in a POSITIVE way.
Chris’s passion for helping individuals achieve their personal and professional goals started as a social studies teacher and men’s college basketball coach. This passion carried over to an extremely successful 25+ year career in the field of proprietary education focused primarily on start-up and turnaround opportunities.
Throughout his career, he has excelled in establishing positive and engaging environments for people to become the best versions of themselves. As part of this, he has developed on-going accountability models for academic, athletic, and corporate teams focused on driving individual and ultimately team success.
Currently, Chris is the Vice President, Student Onboarding & Retention for Trilogy Education Services, a 2U Inc. brand. Chris has played an integral role in scaling the growth of the fastest-growing EdTech company in history.
Prior to joining Trilogy Education Services, Chris served as Director of Midwest Operations for Educational Services of America; Director of MBA Relations for Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, Regional Director for Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions; and most recently as the Senior Vice President, Alternative Education at Edison Learning. Throughout his professional career, Chris has had created positive impacts on the lives of well over 100,000 students.
Chris resides in the northern suburbs of Chicago, IL with his wife and two kids. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Dayton, and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Organizational Behavior from the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.
Interest Level: High School & Adult
Paperback, 92 pages, 5" x .25" x 8"