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HELPING YOUR  ORGANIZATION EXCEED EXPECTATIONS 

Dr. Hughes is an Inspirational Speaker with a True and Powerful Story, and a Leadership Trainer Who Has a Passion for Organizational Followers and Leaders Alike.  

I partner with organizational leaders, executives, and business owners to help their leadership teams and followers exceed expectations by sharing true, authentic, powerful, and personal messages on building resilience, overcoming adversity, developing a leadership culture, collaboration, and maintaining proper work-life balance. My inspiring and applicable messages resonate with teams across all industries and geographies. My life's challenges and background in business, law enforcement, and education help organizational leaders exceed expectations.

I look forward to helping your team Exceed Expectations!

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Dr. Ralph Hughes delivers inspiring and empowering keynote speeches and workshops that leave audiences energized and ready to take on new challenges.

BELOW REPRESENTS A PARTAL LIST OF CLIENT ENGAGEMENTS

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Liquidity Investment & Financial, Inc.

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"Where Affordability Meets Styles"

HERE IS WHAT 
DR. HUGHES CAN DO FOR YOU

Dr. Ralph Hughes is on a fierce mission to help organizational and aspiring leaders cultivate a culture of servant and transformational leadership, be resilient, embrace change, become more harmonious and empathetic, change the false perception of leadership, and be well-balanced, adaptable, relevant, and successfully competitive in the 21st Century. 

Dr. Hughes uses his skills and background to help organizational leaders create sustainable leadership development programs, become resilient, excellent, successful, and to survive and thrive. 

With a doctorate in strategic leadership, Dr. Hughes' work isn't just academic—it's woven into real-world practice. He prides himself on providing participants with tools that they can implement in the real world immediately.

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HELPING TO CHANGE WORK CULTURES

Dr. Hughes has over 25 years of combined experience and education in leadership and is a well-known, respected, and highly influential leadership expert, mainly in the areas of leadership development, organizational behavior, and organizational change. He has literally trained thousands of people, facilitated hundreds of classes and workshops, and delivered over one hundred empowering speeches on helping individuals and organizations achieve their goals through having a strategic and bold plan of action. 

HELPING TO SHAPE WORK-LIFE BALANCE

Dr. Hughes is a bridge between personal struggles and professional success. He understands the grit needed for excellence. His exemplary teachings in the areas of self-motivation, brand management, resilience, and living a life of excellence have proven to yield remarkable results for his audiences.

 

Dr. Hughes can help members of your organization become resilient, adapt to change, develop a mentally tough and winning attitude, foster a leadership mindset and a leadership culture, and become healthy and happy by using strategic insights and practical solutions with the goals of creating internal and external development and growth, while potentially helping to lower attrition. 

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HELPING TO FOSTER LEADERSHIP AND INCLUSION

Dr. Hughes will facilitate your organization on how to foster a culture of leadership and inclusion by sharing principles on:

  • Team Building: Structuring a positive community through  the development of cohesive and collaborative relationships.

  • Defining purpose from the organizational mission and vision: Clarifying and aligning goals.

  • Becoming creative and innovative through critical thinking.

  • Emotional triggers and detractors.

  • Maintaining a service attitude:  Focus on building and retaining healthy relationships with staff and clients.

  • Continuous learning from an organizational  context: Growth through the transfer of  knowledge and ongoing training and development.

  • Creating change agents: Organizational transformation due to perceived and actual threats and trends.

  • Strategic Leadership: Creating a leadership culture from the follower dynamic.

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WHY DR. HUGHES

A different approach, using the THINK leadership model.

Dr. Hughes' success is primarily attributed to his unique blended facilitation formula, a method that doesn't just skim the surface but delves deep into the subject matter. This approach, which has been proven time and again to yield tangible results, is what truly sets Dr. Hughes apart. His focus areas include:

  • Content - comprised of relevant and vital information

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  • Delivery - masterful facilitation and engagement

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  • Action - participants apply what they learn to the real world

EXPERIENCED SPEAKER & EDUCATOR

Major Speaking Events 

In addition to giving speeches at significant organizations, including Broward Health, Re/Max, The Diplomat Golf & Tennis Club, Progressive Insurance, Palm Beach State College, and DeVry University, to name a few, Dr. Ralph Hughes has spoken as an emcee before crowds from 1,500 to 20,000 at Amerant Bank Arena, formerly the BB&T Center, the Watsco Center, formerly the BankUnited Center, and the Broward Center for the Performing Arts.

Dr. Hughes' keynote addresses are not just inspiring, but also highly practical. They equip your audience with the tools and mindset to tackle new challenges, motivating them to exceed expectations and be prepared for any situation that may arise. 

Dr. Hughes' most profound signature speech is not exclusive to a select few; it's for everyone. It's a powerful tool that values each individual's journey, be it personal or professional, and helps them develop resilience. This speech is a testament to the fact that everyone's experiences, be it trials, tribulations, hurt, sweat, tears, or rejection, can be powerful tenets to create an attitude of fortitude. When everyone in the organization is inspired and motivated to do their part, the organization as a whole becomes elevated, many times beyond expectations. 

 

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20,000 PEOPLE (2013 & 2014)

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1,500 PEOPLE (2012)

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10,000 PEOPLE (2015 & 2016)

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Fort Lauderdale, FL (2012) 

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January 4, 2017 

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200 PEOPLE (2016)

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2017 

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Boca Raton, FL

(January 27, 2017)

Dr. Hughes is not only a passionate speaker who inspires, motivates, and boosts morale, he is a subject matter expert, a trusted guide who can help your organization build retention and achieve measurable results that go beyond the industry norm. His expertise instills confidence in his ability to deliver tangible outcomes for your organization. 

TESTIMONIALS

HERE'S WHAT PEOPLE HAVE TO SAY ABOUT DR. H.

Here are a few testimonials based on Dr. Hughes' speeches, workshops, and consultation. 

TESTIMONIAL

Plantation, FL

"Dr. Hughes is really passionate about making people's lives better. He has a very motivating and captivating personality.  He wants you to do better and tells you how to do better. He actually cares!" 

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