Polly Letofsky left her home and headed west across 4 continents and over 14,000 miles - by foot - to become the first woman to walk around the world.
As an awareness campaign for breast cancer strangers welcomed her into their homes. But is was never an easy road; Polly struggled with earthquakes, muggings, languages, even religious riots. The ultimate challenge came in the middle of Polly’s journey when September 11 flung us all into a crossroads in world history.
Your audiences will walk away with a renewed commitment to achieve the seemingly unachievable, determined to move past the unexpected obstacles and embrace a new spirit towards their lives and work.
"Polly delivered her inspirational, challenging story in a down home, neighborly way. All of us walked away with new skills to overcome adversity and [more]
Polly inspired our team to not focus on how to quit, but rather how to restructure and reach out –when facing your difficult issues. [more]
Polly's presentation was AWESOME!! Literally, everyone loved her presentation and walked out of the room with their moods pumping. She was a HUGE [more]
"Our members took the message of commitment, dedication and overcoming obstacles into the workplace, which has boosted our collective energy. Thank you so [more]
"Her presentation had an impact on our lives and [more]
“We received an explosion of positive feedback from the attendees that your presentation was “a nice human touch to a technical conference” and “keynote [more]
"Polly was just what our women’s division was looking for...an intelligent, engaging and humorous speaker. All ages, 25-88 yrs old, were unanimously mesmerized by [more]
"Polly spoke to a crowded house leaving the audience captivated for 45 minutes. She received a standing ovation, something that has never happened for [more]
"Something I will remember and use for the rest of my [more]
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"The best speaker we’ve ever had...Inspiring in a very relatable [more]
“You were a hit! Our engineers responded to your presentation with: ‘A nice human touch to a technical conference’ and ‘Keynote speaker was phenomenal!’ [more]