It doesn’t matter whether you’re selling real estate,  interviewing for a job, recommending the lamb chops over the chili con carne, or giving the State of the Union address; you have to be fully connected in order for people to buy in and take action. Fully connected means people unconsciously feel, “I trust you, you make sense, and, most of all, you move me emotionally.”

Most people can deliver on one of these levels; some on two. Connecting on all three at the same time is the hallmark of an outstanding communicator.


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Convince Them in 90 Seconds or Less

FORMATS: Keynote/General Session 45 – 60 minutes or Workshop 3 hours

It’s all here…. Make meaningful connections with people – fast. At home, school, work in the areas of friendship, romance, sales and interviews.

Improve relationships at home, go to work happier and with peace of mind.

Establish deep rapport with individuals, customers and groups in less than 90 seconds.

Reveal skills you already have but are unaware of and do not put to good use.

Approach anyone with confidence, and sincerity and thoroughly enjoy the experience.

You Are Purpose-Built For Change


FORMATS: Keynote/General Session 45 – 60 minutes or Workshop 3 hours

Change is not just something we endure; it is something we are uniquely equipped to embrace, harnessing its transformative power to fulfill our greatest potential as individuals and as a species.

If you’re ready to embrace change as the catalyst for innovation and growth, then join me for “You Are Purpose-Built for Change.” Together, let us embark on a journey of discovery, inspiration, and transformation that will revolutionize the way you approach business and life.

“Bring Boothman into your organization, your place of work, and he will have a dramatic effect on everything: how you run meetings, how you solve problems, how you connect with clients, how you connect with each other, fun, morale and general health and well-being.”


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