About Robert

Robert Little is a nationally-recognized, award-winning motivational speaker, researcher, and best-selling author. Having a master’s degree in Educational Psychology and a PhD Candidate in Educational Psychology with research interests in Motivation, Cognition, and the academic underachievement of African American males (specifically early learners), Robert knows motivation! He travels the country delivering motivational speeches and skilled-packed trainingĀ at professional development conferences and schools.

A highly sought-after speaker, Robert has dedicated his life to the personal and professional growth of others. Having spent sometime as a voice-over actor and a radio talk show co-host, he instantly connects with his audiences.

Robert has earned the coveted title, CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) from the National Speakers Association (NSA). This is the highest earned designation presented by NSA, an accomplishment achieved by less than 10% of its worldwide membership. Certified Speaking Professionals are recognized as dedicated professionals with a proven track record of continuous speaking excellence.

A powerful motivational speaker and seminar presenter, Robert possesses the unique ability to speak to the minds and spirits of any audience. He presents life changing principles and information in a practical manner that can be instantly implemented. An encounter with Robert leaves a lasting impression and empowers audiences to reach for their dreams.

Robert’sĀ latest title, DreamPower: Using Life Lessons, Research-based Practices, and the Psychology of Motivation to Win in Education, is a must-read for every educator. He devotes a sizable portion of his time and travels each year to youth. With an insatiable desire to motivate youth and to keep them inspired long after his speeches, he authored four children’s books. His books have been selected as Accelerated Reader (AR) books, which is a reading program widely used by schools throughout the country.