Michael provides a variety of time-travelling motivational and educational programs for special events, civic organizations, schools, holidays, and corporate gatherings. Need a custom presentation, lecture, or event? Michael can design a program just for you! Read on to learn more. A Rock and Roll Yuletide Michael puts on a great Christmas show featuring classic Christmas favorites such as “O Holy Night” and “The First Noel”, lively holiday-themed tunes such as “Let It Snow” and “Rock Around the Christmas Tree”, and more. Contact Michael today for December 2017 bookings! Call 828-475-1322 or send Michael a message. The “Your Amazing Third Act” Series Designed for the 55+ set, Your Amazing Third Act shows folks how they can create a new career doing the things they always dreamed they could do. That’s what Michael did in his own music career after many years in the high-tech industry – in this program, he lays out everything you need to know and do to create a plan for your dream third act. It’s a life-planning and inspirational workshop guaranteed to get you into action on your dreams! Call 828-475-1322 or send Michael a message today for more information. The “Every Thing I Know…” Series Michael isn’t only an entertainer – he’s a facilitator and motivational event designer who’s worked with a number of organizations to design and deliver programs on diverse concepts, including critical thinking, aspirational problem solving, and employee motivation. The following programs are available in 15, 45, and 90-minute formats: Everything I Know About Critical Thinking I Learned from Rock and Roll Music Everything I Know About Employee Retention I Learned from Rock and Roll Music Everything I Know About Building High-Performance Teams I Learned from Rock and Roll Music Everything I Know About Motivating Teams I Learned from Rock and Roll Music Michael uses rock-and-roll music to illustrate key concepts in each area, creating a unique interactive learning environment that’s both entertaining and educational. “The music makes concepts stickier. Attendees internalize the ideas themselves rather than using rote memory. And the dancing doesn’t hurt, either.” Educational Programs on Bullying If you have a bullying problem in your school, bring Michael in for a special musical presentation designed to teach bullies why bullying is bad news, and to teach bullied kids how to respond non-violently. Michael was himself bullied as a boy and shares what he learned over the years about the steps children and adults can take to put an end to bullying. The program is called, “Everything I Know About Stopping Bullies I Learned from Music” and it presents positive stories and actions designed to put an end to bullying in your school once and for all. Short-Form Programs What better way to take a stroll down memory lane than a live presentation of songs and stories from rock and pop history? The following programs are 15- to 60-minutes in length: Top Stories and Songs from the 50s and 60s Top Stories and Songs from the 60s and 70s Top Stories and Songs from the 70s and 80s A Brief History of 50s and 60s Rock and Roll A Brief History of 60s and 70s Rock and Roll Rock and Roll Time Traveler Trivia! Contact Michael to learn more about hosting a Rock and Roll Time Traveler Trivia evening at your establishment, event, or party!