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Marci Shimoff        

Co-Author of "Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul"

Marci Shimoff is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, a world-renowned transformational teacher and an expert on happiness, success, and unconditional love.

Her books include the international bestsellers Happy for No Reason and Love for No Reason. Marci is also the woman's face of the biggest self-help book phenomenon in history, as co-author of six books in the Chicken Soup for the Woman’s Soul series. With total book sales of more than 16 million copies worldwide in 33 languages, Marci is one of the bestselling female nonfiction authors of all time.

Marci is also a featured teacher in the international film and book sensation, The Secret and the host of the PBS TV show called Happy for No Reason. She narrated the award-winning movie called Happy.

President and co-founder of the Esteem Group, Marci delivers keynote addresses and seminars on happiness, success, empowerment, and unconditional love to Fortune 500 companies, professional and non-profit organizations, women's associations and audiences around the world. Marci is currently leading a one-year mentoring program called Your Year of Miracles. Her opening seminar has been heard my more than 100,000 people.

Marci earned her MBA from UCLA and holds an advanced certificate as a stress management consultant. She is a founding member and on the board of directors of the Transformational Leadership Council, a group of 100 top transformational leaders.

Through her books and her presentations, Marci's message has touched the hearts and rekindled the spirits of millions of people throughout the world. She is dedicated to helping people live more empowered and joy-filled lives.

Speech Topics


Happy for No Reason

Having things and circumstances - money, success, relationships, health - brings a certain kind of happiness, but this temporary experience of satisfaction or joy soon fades and we have to hurry up and fulfill the next desire to feel happy again. To experience true and lasting happiness, we can learn to access the deep state of peace and well-being that already exists within us—beyond the reach of external circumstances. Then, no matter what is happening in life we are Happy for No Reason. In this powerful presentation you will hear moving, real-life stories of people who are Happy for No Reason, as well as the latest scientific findings about how to raise your happiness set point . This program will inspire and motivate you to create a life that is full of genuine happiness every day.

The Heart of the Secret

Whatever we think, feel and put our energy into, whether positive or negative, we magnetize to us. This is the Law of Attraction, and we see it at work in our lives every day.

Based on the best selling movie, The Secret, this life-changing presentation shares insights and strategies for working with the Law of Attraction more fully in your life. Designed to give you practical tools to understand how and what you are magnetizing, this program inspires and motivates you to transform your unconscious habits into conscious actions that will create the life of your dreams.

Chicken Soup for the Soul

In this powerful presentation you will hear moving, real-life stories that reveal simple truths and profound messages we've all learned—yet sometimes forget. Based on the best-selling book series, Chicken Soup for the Soul, this program will inspire and motivate you—and show you what is possible in your life.

This universally uplifting talk has inspired tens of thousands of people around the world.

Chicken Soup for the Women's Soul

In this powerful presentation you will hear moving, real-life stories that reveal simple truths and profound messages we've all learned—yet sometimes forget. Based on the best-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul books, this presentation will inspire and motivate you—and show you what is possible in your life. Specifically geared towards a women's audience, this talk will share include the most remarkable stories from Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul.

This universally uplifting talk has inspired tens of thousands of women around the world.

Living with Esteem: Becoming a Peak Performer

Two-thirds of all adults in America suffer from low self-esteem. During this presentation, we'll look at why low self-esteem has become a national epidemic, and how it affects our personal fulfillment, our family harmony and our job performance. We'll also outline powerful steps to develop greater self-esteem and increase effectiveness in all areas of your life.

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Login|Signup HomeNews Author tells women how to live happy in five steps

On Thursday, Oct. 6, Marci Shimoff, the woman's face of the self-help book series "Chicken Soup for the Soul," gave five ways to live happier during the 9th Annual Healthy Woman Anniversary Celebration.

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