Rhett Laubach works with associations, corporations and student organizations interested in developing leadership potential. Rhett is a professional keynote speaker and trainer, author, leadership expert, owner of YourNextSpeaker, LLC and PLI, Inc. and a 2014 brain tumor survivor. This experience has added a multitude of profound and powerful lessons that few presenters have the opportunity to share. (Learn more here.)
Rhett's speaking career has taken him to 48 states, the Bahamas, Canada and to over one million audience members. He is also the co-creator of Each1 Only1, a personal college recruiting training program.
Drawing from his 20+ years of speaking and training experience, Rhett's ability to connect with his audience, whether students or professionals, and his unprecedented stage energy are second to none. Rhett's clients include corporations, state and national youth student organizations, chambers of commerce, professional associations and schools.
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Rhett's Program Descriptions
Rhetts speaking interests have taken him to 48 states, the District of Columbia, the
Bahamas and Canada. He has presented to more than one million
audience members. 50 percent of his work is geared toward
student leadership groups and 50 percent is to corporate,
professional organization and association clients. His programs
focus on leadership, but extend to presentation coaching, customer service, communication training and pageant interview skills and platform coaching. Rhetts programs include
conference keynotes, in-house training seminars, one-on-one
coaching sessions and full-blown conferences/camps.
For the past twenty years, Rhett has been actively involved in the world of Career and Technical Education. Rhett served as the 1991-1992
Oklahoma FFA State Vice-President and the 1992-1993 Oklahoma FFA
State President. He has also been awarded honorary member status
in the Oklahoma FCCLA. Every year, Rhett trains hundreds of FFA,
FCCLA, FBLA, BPA, HOSA, TSA, SkillsUSA and DECA students and
advisors across the nation. His continued involvement with the
CTSO system is one of the highlights of his speaking and
training career. Rhett has released his first solo book project, Leaders in Gear. He has also co-authored three leadership and
motivational books for students and adults:
Possibilities II and
Teen Power and Beyond.
Rhett grew up on a small farm in
northwest Oklahoma and currently lives in Arcadia, Oklahoma, a small town north of Oklahoma City. He is a dedicated Christian,
husband, father and community leader.
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20+ years experience presenting in 48 states, the District of Columbia, the Bahamas and Canada to more than one million audience members (Download Past Clients List for Education or Corporate)
Presents over 150 programs per year
Magee-Stovall High Impact Professional Speaker Recognition
Co-author of Teen Power and Beyond, Possibilities and
Leadership Edmond Graduate and VIP Award Winner
American FFA Degree Holder
Honorary American FFA Degree Holder
Oklahoma FCCLA Honorary Member
Oklahoma DECA Honorary Member
Alabama FCCLA Honorary Member
Oklahoma BPA Honorary Member
Former Oklahoma FFA State President and State Vice-President
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Student Organization/Teacher In-Service Topics
The first speaker I have encountered who is not only
inspirational, but also gives extremely valuable information and
resources. I have heard Rhett speak three times and have NEVER
been disappointed and neither will you!
~ Shellee Beatty, Human Resources Coordinator, Stillwater
I attended your Torchbearer program in Athens. Thank you so
much for what you shared with us. I am a 22-year veteran teacher
who had been considering throwing in the towel. I left your
workshop with a new motivation and a new determination to
fulfill my call as an educator!
~ Bertha Chatman, Georgia HS Teacher
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