is an award winning professional speaker and storyteller who motivates and inspires people to be the best that they can be. With Paul you can expect anything and get everything you want for your conference. Hilariously funny, smart, motivating, inspiring and memorable, Paul creates conference summaries and keynotes tailored exactly to the needs of your audience.
- Communication Skills Coaching
- Conference Facilitators and Moderators
- Goal Setting Speakers
- Health and Wellbeing Speakers
- Inspirational Speakers
- Master Of Ceremonies / MC
- Motivational Speakers
- Thought Leaders
- Work / Life Balance Speakers
Testimonials for Paul Huschilt
You were a runaway success! Françoise Mathieu, Compassionate Fatigue Conference … a side-splitting, breath-taking, laugh-a-line closing keynote!
Sue-Ann Ramsden, Canadian Museums Association
You were my hoped-for secret weapon, and you were bang on the mark.
Barry Smith, Director of Events, SEIU Local 1
Paul does a remarkable job of researching the most recent happenings of an event, translating them in a hilarious way, and telling them back to his audience so that they all ask themselves, “how did he know that?” as they strain through their laughter. I would not hesitate to hire Paul again.
Matt Wood, Ontario Association of Youth Employment Centres
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Paul Huschilt's Biography
Paul Huschilt is an award winning professional speaker and storyteller who motivates and inspires people to be the best that they can be. With Paul you can expect anything and get everything you want for your conference. Hilariously funny, smart, motivating, inspiring and memorable, Paul creates conference summaries and keynotes tailored exactly to the needs of your audience.
Organizations are increasingly looking for unique opportunities to help their employees face the challenges in today’s busy work environment. Paul uses comedy and ingenuity to incorporate your key messages and objectives into a fun-filled, humorous keynote that will speak directly to your employees and their pivotal role in your company’s ongoing success.
Described by many as indescribable, he’s one of the most unique voices in the speaking industry. Paul’s talks are an adventure in content and laughter and song. He delivers his lessons and your messages with energy, passion, and fun.
Paul offers a range of funny keynotes, break-out sessions, and facilitates workshops focussed on workplace resilience, change, personal excellence, team building and recognition. His most famous keynote, The Ultimate Ending / Paul’s World Famous Conference Ending Summary, is a closing session he creates from each day’s presentations and activities. At the end of the conference, the audience is treated to an instant replay of their convention. They leave laughing, sometimes humming, and always remembering what you want them to remember most.
He’s a trained actor with degrees in Management and Theatre, a diploma in Career Counselling, training in Adult Education, has worked in an insurance firm, and has sung with the Canadian Opera Company. This strange wide and varied background and 16 years of professional speaking experience collide to give Paul a one-of-a-kind style and the ability to understand how to promote learning and excite every audience. This skill has just been recognized by his peers, and he’s a recent inductee into the Canadian Speaking Hall of Fame.
His words and talents put him in front of large corporations, small businesses, associations, governments, and his favourite charities. He works across Canada, the United States, Europe, and right around the globe to Australia, New Zealand and Japan.
Speaking Topics IncludeThe Ultimate Ending /Paul’s World Famous Conference Ending Summary
It’s a conference closing like no other. All of the key lessons, messages, and highlights of your conference are played back to your delegates in an amazing comic summary. Paul uses his sharp wit, imagination, and talent as a performer to play back your convention with comedy, summary and song. Imagine the impact of ending your conference with a comic wrap up that reinforces your content and leaves people feeling great about the event. Paul attends your conference and transforms the proceedings into an on-the-spot comic review. The Ultimate Ending is the perfect way to guarantee that you end on a high note. Paul’s insightful and hilarious spin on events focuses on your business content and your people. They’ll laugh until they hurt, and leave re-energized and remembering the important lessons of your sessions. Paul is a trained actor and singer and has degrees and diplomas in management, adult education and counselling. Add in 16 years of experience as a speaker and only he can create a closing keynote like this.
Seven Humor Habits for Workplace Wellness Paul’s most requested talk.
Humour Habits is an hilarious keynote which teaches wellness, celebrates accomplishments, and provides seven simple tactics for your people to use back at the office and in their personal lives. Motivational and funny. Participants learn strategies to focus on their business goals, stay balanced in a sometimes unbalanced world, and adapt to changes within your organization. It’s a high-energy presentation that reinforces your organization’s core values while promoting personal and professional growth. Seven Humour Habits is ideal for people who work in stressful environments. It’s an excellent way to say ‘thank you’ to your staff and show them that they are important to your organization. Your employees will leave with a greater sense of community and wellbeing, perfect ingredients for higher productivity and greater commitment to the success of the company. Paul works closely with you to understand your needs and personalize the keynote to reflect your uniqueness and goals.
Everybody Stay Calm – How to Thrive in Stressful Times
It’s time to step back, laugh, and learn techniques to stay calm when things get crazy. Paul will help relieve your business stress by teaching your group how to do more than just cope. They’ll learn to thrive on stress. The talk discusses what stress is, what happens to your body under stress, and what happens to your mind when it’s trying to make sense of it all. Your people will learn how to be well, work better together, and focus on how to stay calm even on the craziest of days. Everybody Stay Calm is also a lot of fun. It’s low stress learning and a great break from the usual serious sessions of a conference. It’s a sure way to show your team that you value them.
Climb Your Mountain – The unEverest Keynote
Follow Paul to the top of Mt Fuji, the perfect mountain to climb, because you can climb it too. It’s not Everest. it’s Mt Fuji, the mountain that 400,000 people – including grandparents and children – climb every year. Mt Fuji is the setting to learn about how to achieve your goals. The mountain forced Paul to face obstacles, stay focussed and laugh at challenges. It also gave him a great opportunity to learn to enjoy the view on the way to the summit. And if he can do it, you can too. Presented with breath-taking photographs and compelling video, this keynote is an awesome adventure that will inspire you to find opportunities, follow your dreams, and be your best. We can’t all climb Mt Everest, or Mt Fuji, but we can scale the mountains we need to in our own lives.
Humour, Resilience, and Change
Change at work is inevitable. Laughing at it is not, but it’s a great way to manage through difficult times. This talk teaches how to face the inevitable and turn your workplace back into one that’s productive and fun. Your group will learn how to deal with stress, change, and conflicting demands and not let the negatives get in the way of work. Create a resilient team, one that’s aware of individual change styles and able to move forward in any environment. They’ll also laugh throughout the session and won’t even know they’re learning. Paul Huschilt is a trained actor and singer, has experience as a corporate employee, and holds degrees and diplomas in management, counselling, and adult education. This unusual background ensures he can engage any audience and make them laugh.
Your company is an amazing story waiting to be told. Through interviews and on-site visits, Paul learns about you then creates a celebration that captures the pride of your accomplishments and inspires an exciting future. Paul Huschilt loves to tell stories. At an early age he began recounting events to make people understand things – and to make people laugh. He’s spent many years listening and weaving pieces together and creating stories that audiences want to hear. Paul’s unique Corporate Histories keynote lets you tell your story. It’s perfect for making your long term employees proud of their accomplishments through the years and to help newcomers understand your culture and how you got to where you are today. Of course, each history is a one-of-a-kind story. To create it, Paul will sit with you and key members of your team to learn about important developments, hardships you’ve overcome, and your successes that helped you become you. Add in the theme of your event, your important messages, and a good dose of fun and celebration, and you have a keynote that itself will become part of your history.
Master of Ceremonies
With years of speaking and acting experience, Paul is the hilarious and charming glue that holds your conference together. Paul draws on people’s enthusiasm, commitment, and sense of humour while supporting your agenda, content and timelines. You’ve put countless hours into the planning of your special event, now it’s time to find the perfect host to guarantee its success. Enter Paul Huschilt, Master of Ceremonies and consummate professional speaker. With a background in acting, counselling, and talking a lot, Paul engages his audiences with a mix of prepared and impromptu segments to support the flow of your event. As Master of Ceremonies, Paul raises the level of your meeting through his unique brand of humour, inspirational insights and clever antics, all within the limits of your carefully prepared structure. Acting as host for a one evening event or throughout the conference, Paul ties it all together. Paul works with you to develop an effective balance of hosting and reflecting on your key messages and business objectives.