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Inspiring storyteller and speaker Scott Burrows delivers success strategies to help your organization stand up to any challenge. By embracing adversity and ongoing change. Scott has delivered his keynotes in 45 states and in countries all over the world including Australia, Spain, India, and Canada.
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No matter what challenges you’re facing, the true measure of success is how well you respond to change, self-doubt, setbacks, and fear. If you’re not equipped to conquer obstacles to your personal and professional growth, you—and your organization—will be left behind.
As audiences worldwide have discovered, Scott Burrows’ compelling story is the hero’s journey, providing what will be an unforgettable and lasting memory to inspire your audience to stand up to any challenge. Using his physical paralysis as a visual metaphor, Scott reveals how to drive results using the same mental focus that helped him reinvent his life after his catastrophic accident.
Growing up, speaker Scott Burrows was a star athlete and fierce competitor. By the age of 19, he played college football at Florida State University and was a top-ranked kickboxing Black Belt Champion whose victorious last fight was broadcast on ESPN.
On the night Scott celebrated this thrilling achievement, his life suddenly changed forever. Involved in a catastrophic car accident as a passenger in his friend’s car, Scott broke two vertebrae in his neck and suffered a serious spinal cord injury that left him paralyzed from the chest down and diagnosed a quadriplegic. But Scott refused to be limited by any physical challenges.
After graduating from college, Scott’s was as a Financial Advisor in the Insurance and Financial Industry for Northwestern Mutual. He specialized in life and disability insurance planning as well as retirement, estate and wealth planning. In his 5th year, he hit a huge goal and qualified for the prestigious Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), the Premiere Association of Financial Professionals.
Scott was so inspired by the keynote speakers at the MDRT conference in 1994 that he made the tough decision to leave a profession he had so much passion for and instead pursue speaking and motivating others to achieve their highest goals—a career that has impacted many lives for the better.
In his talks, speaker Scott Burrows will show you firsthand how to apply the same timeless principles of VISION, MINDSET & GRIT that have had a profound impact on his life. These three simple yet powerful words can absolutely change the direction of both your personal and professional life. Setting the stage for developing cutting-edge ideas and leadership strategies that will benefit your entire company.
Success Strategies to Help You Stand Up to Any Challenge
Scott’s keynotes can be delivered on diversity and inclusion, pharmaceutical industry, sales, financial industry, health industry, education and safety.
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