Tag: inspiration

08 Aug

Student Affairs: Changing Lives Since 1823 [Slides & Video] – #SAtechBOS Keytalk

As promised, here are the slides and video (thanks HigherEd Live) from my closing keytalk at the #SAtechBOS conference. Since I’ve already shared my thoughts on the talk, I’ll just keep it short and sweet and end here. Enjoy!

04 Aug

Extremely Humbling Experience at #SAtechBOS

A-Ha Moments, Speaking No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

Over the past seven years, I’ve spoken at a lot of schools with our Dance Floor Theory Student Leadership Training program. I’ve always considered myself more of a theory/practice type of speaker than motivational/inspirational. It’s not that I don’t value the motivational/inspirational type talks, it’s just that every time I tried to go down that […]

11 Apr

I Dare You To Watch This Every Morning [VIDEO]

Inspiration, Videos 4 Comments by Tom Krieglstein

“Here’s the thing that makes life so interesting. The theory of evolution claims that “only the strong shall survive”. Maybe so, maybe so. But the theory of competition says, “just because they’re the strong doesn’t mean they can’t get their asses kicked”. That’s right. See, what every long shot, come from behind, underdog will tell […]

15 Jan

Who inspires me?

Inspiration, Self Insight 2 Comments by Tom Krieglstein

Speaker friend, Jon Vroman, asked me this question on Facebook, and since it’s something I’ve actually thought about a lot, I knew it needed more than just a Facebook response. Going back to the beginning of my college career, I had this idea planted in me that I’d find “the one.” Not in terms of […]

21 Dec

How Bad Do You Want It? [VIDEO]

Inspiration, Leadership, Videos No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

“When you get to the point where all you want to do is be successful as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful.”

06 Oct

Here’s To The Crazy Ones… [QUOTE]

Creativity, Inspiration, Quotes No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

“Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can’t […]

22 Jun

Inspiring Song V.15 [VIDEO]

Inspiration, Music No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

K´naan – Wavin’ Flag

08 Apr

Digging This Song Right Now V.14 [VIDEO]

Rarely does a commercial engage my creative senses the way the FAGE (fa-yeh) Yogurt commercial below does. “Plain was the same as it ever was the same. Plainly plain, samely same… But then someone lit the flame. Plain rode away on lion’s mane. Where plain met fruits with strangely names. Such wonderful things they did contain. A […]

20 Feb

Digging This Song Right Now V.11

Creativity, Inspiration, Music, Videos 2 Comments by Tom Krieglstein

Gregg Breinberg’s work at PS22 continues to show me the impact one teacher can have on a whole group of students. Kudos to him and the work he’s doing with these kids. The Oscars better get ready because I know he and his students are going to rock the house. Click here to see all […]

06 Jan

Digging This Song Right Now V.10 [VIDEO]

Family, Music, Videos No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

In full disclosure, this is my brother who’s written and preformed a ton of amazing music and continues to impress and inspire me with his creativity. Click here to see all the songs I’ve dug at some point.