Eagles Talent’s Best Videos of 2018

Posted by Alexis Washington

Earlier this year, Eagles Talent reached a significant milestone — our YouTube channel surpassed 5 million views!


Packed with original content, such as our Tuesday Tips and 30 Second Speaker segments, our channel is the one place where you can really get to know a speaker before you decide to book them. On our channel, you’ll also find popular speaker videos, interviews and podcasts with tons of acclaimed keynote speakers.


Continue reading for Eagles Talent’s top videos of 2018 straight from our YouTube channel — and don’t forget to subscribe!

1. Interview with Amputee Activist, Inspiring Mom & Keynote Speaker – Stephanie Decker!

Posted: March 7, 2018



In one of our most viewed podcasts, we had the pleasure of interviewing Stephanie Decker, a motivational keynote speaker with an inspiring backstory. In March 2012, a category four tornado hit Stephanie’s hometown of Henryville, Indiana. In an effort to keep her children safe, Stephanie herself became injured when a 20-foot beam came crashing down on her, which resulted in the amputation of both of her legs.

On our podcast, Stephanie spoke about the maternal instinct she felt when saving her children, the Stephanie Decker Foundation, as well as what exactly planted the seed in starting her public speaking career.


2. Amy Purdy in 30 Seconds!

Posted: August 14, 2018



Eagles Talent’s YouTube channel is home to a plethora of original content, including our 30 Second Speaker video series. This segment highlights popular speakers and explains why you should book them — in just 30 seconds!


Second on our list of “Best Videos of 2018” is a 30-second recap on Amy Purdy, a three-time Paralympic medalist and survivor of an illness that nearly took her life. She is the co-founder of Adaptive Action Sports, an organization that helps those with permanent disabilities get involved in sports. Her story of strength and perseverance resonates with audiences everywhere, making her an inspirational, powerful and motivational keynote speaker.


3. Start, Grow and Reinvent Any Business w/ Johnny Cupcakes

Posted: April 27, 2018



Third on our list is another Eagles Talent podcast, featuring Johnny Cupcakes. The founder of his own brand, Johnny Cupcakes gradually grew his multi-million dollar t-shirt company from what began as him selling t-shirts out of the trunk of his car at the age of 19. Named America’s #1 Youngest Entrepreneur by BusinessWeek, Johnny is an innovative and successful entrepreneur. On our podcast, he spoke about what it takes to build and reinvent any business, despite the experience one has in the field.


4. Bill Rancic in 30 Seconds

Posted: July 17, 2018



Apart from being a successful entrepreneur and New York Times best-selling author, Bill Rancic is also a motivational keynote speaker who speaks to organizations and audiences around the world on various business topics. Bill is a hit among attendees as he motivates them to succeed both in business and in life.


5. Coach Ken Carter in 30 Seconds!

Posted: October 4, 2018



Coach Ken Carter’s story is the subject of the 2005 film “Coach Carter,” starring Samuel L. Jackson. As a coach, Ken Carter instilled the importance of education in the minds of each team member. His goal was to show them that they must be prepared for anything life throws at them, and not to rely solely on basketball and other sports as their ticket to success. As a motivational speaker, Coach Carter gives hard-hitting advice about accountability, integrity, teamwork and leadership to succeed both on and off the basketball court.


6. Olympia Lepoint Podcast Reveals Secrets from her Past and Plans for the Future

Posted: January 16, 2018



Another one of our esteemed podcast guests from this year was Olympia LePoint, a NASA rocket scientist and an advocate for STEM education. Olympia discussed her #metoo story, as well as how she overcame failure, survived a natural disaster, and broke through tough barriers and obstacles to rise to success. Watch her videos today!


7. How to Predict Future Business Trends

Posted: June 5, 2018



Episode 22 of our Tuesday Tips segment highlighted keynote speaker Rohit Bhargava’s tips for predicting future business trends. In his keynotes, Rohit emphasizes the importance of engaging your curiosity and recognizing patterns you may not have noticed before in an effort to help you predict the future of your business.


8. The Benefits of Planning Your Event With Psychic Entertainment

Posted: January 16, 2018



In a special episode of Tuesday Tips, Gil Eagles, former star mentalist and one of the founding members of Eagles Talent, sat down with us to share some tips on planning an event with psychic entertainment. During the segment, Gil clarified the difference between mentalists and magicians, and discussed the benefits of booking a mentalist for a corporate event.


9. Contest for Guinness World Record Art

Posted: September 5, 2018



Earlier this year, Eagles Talent held a contest in which contestants had the chance to win a replica of multimedia artist Phil Hansen’s Guinness Word Record breaking art. As part of the contest, contestants were able to enter for a chance to win the record-holding artwork — a connect the dots piece featuring 52,901 dots. The video below details contest rules as well as the history behind the artwork.


10. Alex Sheen in 30 Seconds!

Posted: September 27, 2018



The final videos on our countdown is all about why you should book Alex Sheen, a keynote speaker and advocate for humanitarian efforts. Alex is the founder of “Because I Said I would,” an international social movement and nonprofit organization aimed at the betterment of humanity. He uses his insightful keynote as a way to motivate and inspire attendees to keep their promises and better themselves, both personally and professionally.


The new year is quickly approaching, so be sure to visit our blog tomorrow for our final recap of 2018!

Interested in booking any of our exceptional speakers for an upcoming event? Visit or call 1.800.345.5607 for more information, including speaker fees and availability. 

Posted by Alexis Washington
Alexis Washington writes about expert keynote speakers and Motivational Speakers, as well as tips and tricks for corporate meeting planners. If you need a guest professional speaker or corporate entertainer for your next convention or conference, you can visit

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