Episode 15

[What's My Story] Dr. Delatorro McNeal II

Published on: 29th July, 2021

They say it takes money to make money. But what do you do if you don't have money, how do you get ahead? How do you make it happen? How do you accomplish your dreams and your goals without the cash?

What's In Store For You

Dr. Delatorro L. McNeal II is ranked as one of the best motivational speakers in the world. He's a best-selling author of seven books, has spoken in 49 out of the 50 states, and has delivered well over 4,000 paid presentations. He's also been on the alphabet soup of all the networks: Fox ABC, NBC, BET, TBN, Daystar, Oxygen.

He's best known for his life- and destiny-transforming life events, training experiences, including Crush the Stage, Speaking Business Mastery, and the Full Throttle experience. Let Dr. Delatorro, tell us his story and inspire us to greatness.

  • [04:37] What's happening in Dr. Delatorro's world at the moment and how is he handling the impact of COVID?
  • [06:15] Dr. Delatorro shares with us how he constantly grows and evolves.
  • [08:08] What is the biggest room in the world that we all should get into?
  • [09:13] How did he grow into and develop his love for oratorical excellence?
  • [10:31] What life event turned him from a corporate professional into a "necessity entrepreneur"?
  • [13:53] What is one thing that Dr. Delatorro would like everyone to understand about passion and purpose?
  • [17:53] What is one of the most challenging moments that he's had to face and how did he navigate it?
  • [20:44] We hear another powerful story from Dr. Delatorro about how the power of adversity, hardship, and challenge made him into a better speaker, influencer, and communicator.
  • [25:25] Lesson #1: "Life isn't happening to us, it's happening for us."
  • [25:55] Lesson #2: "Life is not happening to you, it's happening through you."
  • [26:53] "Package your process!"
  • [28:05] How can we become a "stage crusher" like Dr. Delatorro?
  • [30:42] Be part of the Full Throttle Conference or pre-order a copy of his book inspired by the principles of this conference!
  • [31:55] "Your audience doesn't care about your story; what they really care about is the value of the takeaways in your story."


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  2. Support the show, buy Robert a coffee!
  3. Storytellers Growth Lab - get guidance about how you can CONFIDENTLY CONNECT, PRESENT POWERFULLY & ENGAGE EFFECTIVELY!
  4. Crush the Stage Event - Join the 3-day masterclass in expert-level public speaking and presentation skills.
  5. Full Throttle Experience
  6. Shift into a Higher Gear: Better Your Best and Live Life to the Fullest by Dr. Delatorro McNeal II - pre-order your copy now!
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    What's Your Story? What's My Story? This podcast will focus on pivotal moments in people's lives that helped propel them towards success. We will explore mindset, motivation and inspiration through the lens of story.

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