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Charles M.'s Profile

Motivational and Inspirational Keynote Speaker and Author
Charles, originally from England, spent over 20 years in a sales and service industry, winning international awards for outstanding customer service and sales achievement, increasing sales in one 18-month period in his territory by 346 percent and opening 242 new accounts.

He later became a corporate leader with a major corporation and finally an award-winning entrepreneur. Today, Charles runs his own successful professional speaking business and is the author of the best-selling book Success Is Not a Spectator Sport. What is truly remarkable is knowing where Charles came from. For many years Charles could not do what most of us take for granted—speak.

For 25 years, he lived with a severe stuttering disability, suffering much ridicule, rejection and prejudice. He sometimes went for long periods not being able to speak at all, living in a world of virtual silence and dreaming of one day speaking fluently in public. Charles realized his dream after making an important decision: to take full responsibility for his life and to confront his challenges and fears head-on. His powerful story of refusing to give up in the face of adversity, overcoming obstacles and winning against the odds, has been featured in the international press and media.

Since 2000, Charles has been delivering customized motivational and inspirational keynote presentations and seminar programs on peak performance, change, leadership, relationship selling, customer service and success to organizations all over the world.

Using illustrations from his own personal and professional experiences, Charles connects with his audience in a way that empowers them to face the challenges and change in their own lives with renewed confidence and a determination to succeed. Charles’ message and presentation will leave a lasting impression and will continue to benefit his audience long after the event is over.

His clients have included American Express, Canadian Tire Financial Services, Bank of Montreal, Clarica Financial, T.D. Canada Trust, Freedom 55 Financial, International Association of Administrative Professionals, The North American Association of Asian Professionals, Mercedes-Benz, The Special Olympics, Remax Realty and Sherwood Communications (U.K.)

Charles: Overview

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Charles's Clients

Bank of Montreal
Canadian Tire Financial Services
Clarica Financial
Freedom 55 Financial
International Association of Administrative Professionals
Mercedes Benz
Remax Realty and Sherwood Communications U K
T D Canada Trust
The North American Association of Asian Professionals
The Special Olympics
American Express

Fluent Languages



Several Best-Selling Books
Magazines and newspaper articles

Career Highlights

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Charles's Work Experience

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Charles's International Experience Visualised
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Charles: Insights

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Delivery Styles

In Person

Expert Category

Business Speakers

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Toronto, Canada

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Dual Citizen

United Kingdom




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Charles's Fees

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Customization Of Material
Customer Focus
Dedication. Credibility. Connects With His Audience. Consumate Professional. Dynamic Speaker. Results Focused And Take Home-Value For Audience.


Time With Family

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Charles's Expertise

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Success Building

42 Years of Experience
Consistent success in the corporate and entrepreneur world over the past 20 years. Also overcoming tremendous adversity in my life to achieve success.
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Sales - General

42 Years of Experience
Achieved 346% increase in sales in my territory over one eigtheen month period whilst working as a sales professional. Worked in the sales and service industry for 20 years achieving international awards for sales and customer service excellence.
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42 Years of Experience
By sharing my motivational story of overcoming a 25 year severe stuttering disability and going on to much success in the sales industry and business world, and now making my living as a professional speaker, doing the one thing I used to fear the most, I have the honor of motivating people to achieve their goals and overcome their challenges by relating my story to their own situation.
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Business Articles by Charles

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1 High-Value, Free, Ad-Free & Full-Text Article

Six Successful Habits To Increase Productivity And Your Client Base

New Year is that time of year when we all make commitments to do things differently or change a habit. For those of you in sales, this may include new ...
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