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Maximize your leadership potential by turning your problems into purpose.

How to grow your leadership ability and make a greater impact  by changing your perspective (Look), growing from the problems you face (Learn) and turning your adversity into an advantage (Launch).

 (Look, Learn & Launch)

 How successful leaders handle challenges.
 The dangers of a negative attitude.
 The importance of perseverance & never giving up.

Purpose Under Pressure Workshops for Businesses, Non-Profits, & Churches:

Created by Purpose Coach Yannik Mckie & Dr. Michael Perry from Catalyst “Purpose Under Pressure” will help your leadership team maximize their potential in the midst of pressure. A team that remains focused on purpose will reduce conflict, retain talent and produce more results with less resources. 

With Yannik McKie’s amazing book and life story, “Adversity Creates Purpose” as a backdrop and Dr. Michael Perry’s proprietary  coaching & leader development model as a tool,  your team will learn how to fulfill their purpose even when pressure is high.

To arrange for Yannik McKie to speak to your group on a topic of your selection, kindly fill out the form below and an associate will contact you with scheduling details.

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“We brought Yannik in to speak to the football team and his talk was about having character, integrity & mental toughness. He is building a new legacy for families daily!”
Thomas C. Settles III, Chaplain
UGA , Fellowship of Christian Athletes
“Author Yannik McKie was an excellent and informative key note speaking sensation! Speaking to an audience of faculty, administrators, business professionals, and students would be a difficult challenge for any professional; however, Mr. McKie handled this with care and professional efficiency. Having him at our event was an absolute joy, and we really look forward to hiring him again.”
Nashia C. Whittenburg
Associate Director of Multicultural Affairs
St. John’s University
“It has not only been an honor to develop a business relationship with Yannik Mckie, also a friendship based on integrity and commitment. Yannik’s ability to commit exemplifies true leadership.” 
Jerry M Cantrell, President 
Marketing Resources,Inc.

“We invited Yannik to be the keynote speaker at our Maximize Potential Conference and we were extremely pleased with the outcome! We would highly recommend Yannik for any event.

Nic Panghorn
Assistant Director Residential Programs
Clemson Youth Learning Institute

“Yannik is a dynamic individual. When working with him, you quickly realize how much he can add to any business that he touches. Yannick has a sharp business mind and he’s able to see future possibilities where others see none. Rarely are individuals are so willing to freely share their own personal and professional wisdom to help others be successful. Yannik would be a great asset to any organization that he works with.” 

Paul Griffen 
District Sales Manager at Nationwide Insurance and Financial Services

“We invited Yannik in early this Spring to speak to our young men during our Bow ties and Blue Jeans mentoring matchup event. He delivered an inspiring message about finding your purpose in your problems! His message resonated with the entire audience, challenging us all to find our purpose and BE GREAT!”

Kim Evans
CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of the CSRA

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