Coach Michael Taylor is an irrepressible optimist with a passion for the impossible. He overcame being a high school drop out, divorce, bankruptcy, foreclosure, depression and homelessness and was able to create his version of an extraordinary life, and now he speaks and coaches men and women to overcome adversities in their lives and build extraordinary ones.

> Entrepreneur

> Author (15 books)

> Professional Speaker

> Certified Life Coach

> Podcaster

Books by Coach Michael Taylor

5 Keys To Turn Adversities Into Allies

If you're dealing with any of life's adversities right now and are looking for ways to overcome them, gain access to my powerful FREE Masterclass video and E-Book titled 5 Keys To Turn Adversities Into Allies.

Signature Keynote Speeches

The Good News Is...

In this presentation, you will learn:

  • The top 10 reasons why the future is brighter than most people think.

  • Why race relations are getting better not worse in society and why diversity is the key to ensuring America maintains its position as the greatest country in the world.

  • Why technology will improve the quality of people’s lives and create more jobs for the future.

Adversity Is Your Greatest Ally

In this presentation, you will learn:

  • The five keys to turning any adversity into an ally that supports you in your transformation and growth.

  • Why the key to dealing with any adversity is a positive mindset and attitude.

  • How to use adversity as a stepping-stone to live the life of your dreams.

Find Your Truth About God...

In this presentation, you will learn:

  • How to be spiritual but not religious.

  • Why spirituality is loved based and most religions are fear based.

  • Why so many people are leaving the church and becoming Atheist.

  • Why science and spirituality aren't mutually exclusive and why they are two sides of the same coin.

Shatter The Stereotypes

In this presentation, you will learn:

  • How mainstream media perpetuates negative stereotypes about black men which contributes to racial division.

  • Why DEI programs are critical to healing the country and how they can remove the hatred and divisiveness.

  • Why black men are actually thriving and experiencing unprecedented levels of success in America.

Coach Michael Taylor Featured In The News!

Coach Michael Taylor discusses his new book: The Good News Is... The Future Is Brighter Than You Think.

Coach Michael Taylor discusses his book: 

Shattering Black Male Stereotypes.

Coach Michael Taylor discusses his 

Shatter The Stereotypes Summit

 to empower black men.

Coach Michael Taylor discusses his book: 

A New Conversation With Men

Coach Michael Taylor discusses his book: 

Adversity Is Your Greatest Ally.

Coach Michael Taylor discusses the changing roles of manhood and masculinity.

Coach Michael Taylor has a mind as deep as the cosmos and he is using it to help make the world a better place.

Brandon Peele

- author of Planet on Purpose

Coach Michael Taylor has a way of inspiring and motivating individuals to reach deep within themselves and discover the greatness that is within.

Arthur J. Johnson

- CEO & Thought Leader

Coach Michael Taylor is a dynamic inspiring and powerful speaker and man on purpose.

Vanessa Petronelli

- Spiritual Teacher

Not only is he a powerful dynamic speaker but his willingness to speak so openly about emotional issues for men was truly heartwarming.

Anita Charlot

- Women's Coach & Speaker

Coach Michael Taylor delivers with conviction, style, voracity at times and a heart. Let him light up your team!

"Tom Kelley

- Podcaster, Workshop Faciliator

Coach  Michael Taylor Blog

The Good News Is   …  The Future Is Brighter Than You Think

There are a lot more things than are right with the world than are wrong with it. Now more than ever people need reasons for hope and optimism.

Shatter The Stereotypes

Back in 1995 I was in a restaurant when I overheard a conversation between two very intelligent, well dressed, well spoken, professional black men. 

The Real Reason  America Is No Longer A Racist Country

Despite current racial tension, this blog explains why America is no longer a racist country.

The Cure For The Epidemic Of Loneliness In Men

Men lead the nation in suicides, addictions, and senseless acts of violence. What can be done to support men in dealing with these challenges?