October 21st, 2009
07:52 PM ET
5 years ago

George W. Bush wants to help people 'Get Motivated!'

George W. Bush wants to help people 'Get Motivated!'.
George W. Bush wants to help people 'Get Motivated!'.

WASHINGTON (CNN) – Former President George W. Bush has a new speaking gig.

Bush will be featured as the "special guest speaker" at an October 26 "Get Motivated!" business seminar in Fort Worth, Texas, according to an announcement on the organization's Web site.

Tamara Lowe, the Co-Founder and Executive Vice President of Get Motivated Seminars, Inc., said in a phone interview that the former president will appear live and in person at the upcoming event. Lowe estimated that Bush will speak for roughly 20 minutes. Lowe also said that the company has all the necessary safety precautions in place to host a former president.

Bush's former Secretary of State Colin Powell and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani are set to join Bush at the October 26 event.

The former president is also scheduled to participate in another "Get Motivated!" seminar in San Antonio, Texas on December 2, according to the company's Web site.

"For a limited time only," the Web site says, tickets are available to the October and December events for $4.95 per person or $19 for a group.

CNN is awaiting confirmation from a representative of the former president about the scheduled appearances at the seminars.


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soundoff (130 Responses)
  1. Boo Taubman

    Well, his old job was also as a cheerleader.

    October 22, 2009 12:32 am at 12:32 am |
  2. kobe

    whats all motivational about his life ? l dont get it

    October 22, 2009 12:35 am at 12:35 am |
  3. trishaw

    Are you kidding me? My son owns to businesses. He is married and has a baby on the way. As a business owner health insurance is out of the

    October 22, 2009 12:38 am at 12:38 am |
  4. Mike

    I feel sorry for anyone who pays $4.95 to hear him speak. And your whole office for $19? Classy. Has got to be some kind of cult for sure...

    October 22, 2009 12:41 am at 12:41 am |
  5. Texas Doc

    Business advice? From him? Y'all would be better off putting him on Dancing With the Stars. Even then, Maybe.

    October 22, 2009 12:49 am at 12:49 am |
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