Darryl’s

Video Blog

Subscribe to Darryl’s special email list and keep yourself smiling every day!


Take the Time to Work ON Your Life

Sometimes it’s good, especially in business, to not be so reactive. From time-to-time we should slow down, stop being so...

Increase Your Happiness Baseline

Have you ever gotten really happy and excited about something, then shortly after, you go back to where you were...

Live a Life Worth Smiling About

I’m excited to be delivering my SMILE Keynote for 120 State Tax Examiners in a couple of months. They admit,...

Video 100 Days to Greatness

www.DarrylSpeaks.com Here is the secret to making changes in your life for a new and improved you in 2016. #KeepSmiling 🙂...

How Great Can Be The Enemy Of Good

www.darrylspeaks.com Sometimes in the pursuit of greatness we forget to appreciate all the good we have in our life. Shout out...

Appreciate Anticipation

www.darrylspeaks.com What if I told you that actually achieving the goal is not as rewarding as the anticipation of the goal....

Video – Change the Channel

Happy Monday!!! I hope this video helps you stay FOCUSED on the correct channel in your life! #SMILEDOSE...

Video – You Are What You Think

A company did research on how to help their staff be more creative.You may be shocked with their findings #SMILEDOSE...

Change it Up

If you feel like you’re in a rut, doing the same things over and over again, try changing it up....

Get Rid of Your Baggage

When we hang on to the pains & hurts of the past, it kills off the possibilities that exist in...

Take a Step Back

Sometimes we are so close to our lives we can’t see things clearly, and because of that, when we are...

Video The Secret to Smiling

I figured out the simple secret to designing a life worth smiling about, and in this video I share the...

Reinvent Your Life

Saw a great Broadway Show, Kinky Boots. Of course I can never stop working because as I watch the show,...

Video – Accept the Gifts

The universe wants to give you gifts. Don’t be humble and reject them. Accept them with open arms #SMILEDOSE...

How to Melt the Stress Away

http://darrylspeaks.com/ If you are going through any stress right now, this simple powerful technique will immediately make it...

Appreciate the Moments

I was going through some old videos and came across this one of my son and I. I’m missing him...

Smile Moments in Business

Whether you are a business owner, employee, or salesperson, this video will help increase your revenue and/or job security....

Be a Single Cell Organism

I know this sounds a bit strange but we can learn something about achieving goals from a single cell organism...

Life Does What Life Does

The Longevity Project studied a group of people over their life to see if there are right & wrong choices...

Learn From Your Breakdowns

Challenges can actually help us get closer to our goals #SMILEDOSE #KeepSmiling 🙂 www.DarrylSpeaks.com...

Proper Planning Produces Progress

When we cut corners, sometimes it takes more time, steals our energy and robs our smile. #SMILEDOSE #KeepSmiling 🙂 www.DarrylSpeaks.com...

Oxytocin: The Bridge Between Human Connection and Happiness

When’s the last time you hugged someone? Do you remember how you felt after hugging them? Warm, fuzzy, and maybe even a little euphoric? It might be funny  to call “warm and fuzzy” feelings a scientific phenomenon, but the truth is that it is! The......

What Day Are People 10% Happier

Studies show this day of the week is when people are 10% happier. #SMILEDOSE #KeepSmiling www.DarrylSpeaks.com...

Why Your Brain Is the World’s Best Radio Station

David Guetta, Tiesto, Skrillex – what do these people have in common? They’re some of the world’s best DJs, of course! Well, what if I told you that you had something in common with them as well? You, too, are the world’s best DJ; however,......

Keep Smiling: How to Improve Your Life in 3 Simple Steps

There’s no right answer to the question: “How do I improve my life?” The tomes of self-help books on this subject are a testament to this, but what most people forget is that when it comes to your life, you are your own best resource.......

The Recipe for Success Begins With You

Imagine you’re told you need to make a lasagna. Sounds simple, right? Now imagine you’re told you can only use what you have in your fridge right now. You might be lucky enough to pull it off, but without the proper time and ingredients, it......

Spend Your Time Wisely to Achieve Happiness

How do you put a value on time? Time is certainly measurable, but it means something different to each person. Just as your own definition of happiness is a personal one, so is the value of the currency of your own time. I’m here to......

Dealing With Monday Morning Blues

Recorded this on Saint Patricks day but this video is to help deal with the Monday Morning Blues. Have a GREAT week and #KeepSmiling...

What Cats Teach Us About Smiling

I’m not a cat person (although I’m becoming one) but I have learned 3 things about having a life worth smiling about from my 2 cats. Hope you enjoy. #KeepSmiling 🙂...

Don’t Take Things for Granted

I was a little cranky while I was food shopping and I had a realization about looking at our lives as if everything is a miracle....

Be a Single Cell Organism

I know this sounds a bit strange but we can learn something about achieving goals from a single cell organism 🙂...

Transform Your Weaknesses Into Strengths

Your Perspective Dictates How You Deal With Challenges You’re the star player of your high school’s basketball team, the score is tied, and the seconds are ticking down. Just as you’re about to make the winning shot, you slip on your shoelace and collapse onto......

Smile Moments in Business

Whether you are a business owner, employee, or salesperson, this video will help increase your revenue and/or job security....

Appreciate the Moments

I was going through some old videos and came across this one of my son and I. I’m missing him while he’s at college so I thought I would post it again 🙂...

How to Melt the Stress Away

If you are going through any stress right now, this simple powerful technique will immediately make it go away!  ...

Why A Real Smile Begins in Your Brain: An Introduction

There’s an art to determining whether someone has a genuine smile or is simply faking it. Most sources will tell you to look for wrinkles around the eye – if the wrinkles are there, the smile is real. However, the art of determining whether or......

Change it up

Sometimes we can get in the habit of doing things the same way over and over again. Although there are some benefits to this, it can also “kill off” new ways that could even be better....

Don’t Let People Hold You Down

As you grow as a person, the people closest to you sometimes can hold you down. It’s not because they are necessary a bad person, but it could be from something deeper than that. Hopefully this video will give you a better understanding of it....

Reinvent Your Life

Saw a great Broadway Show, Kinky Boots. Of course I can never stop working because as I watch the show, I started thinking of this video for you 😉 I hope it helps....

This is not my hula hoop

My cousin Nina Repeta gave me this analogy on how not to get crazy with problems or other people. Shout out to my favorite hooper, Rachel Lust 🙂...

How To Not Let Negative News Bring You Down

I have a secret…I am not only Mr. Smiles 🙂 So let me share just a couple of things you can do to SMILE more, even when you don’t feel like it. #KeepSmiling 🙂...

Keep the Butter Separate From The Sugar

There is the problems and then there are our thoughts and feelings about the problems. Hopefully this video will help you in keeping them distinct which will help you in having a breakthrough in your life. #KeepSmiling 🙂...

Appreciate Anticipation

What if I told you that actually achieving the goal is not as rewarding as the anticipation of the goal. While there is actual studies done on that and I hope this video inspires you to have more anticipation in your life. #KeepSmiling 🙂...

How Great Can Be The Enemy Of Good

Sometimes in the pursuit of greatness we forget to appreciate all the good we have in our life. Shout out to my friend, Jim Marks who help bring this to the surface for me. #KeepSmiling 🙂...

Remember The Alamo

If you ever have a tough day, don’t ever let it get you down. Remember, that if you lose the BATTLE, doesnt mean you lost the WAR. So keep on pressing on… #KeepSmiling 🙂...

The Secret to Smiling

I figured out the simple secret to designing a life worth smiling about, and in this video I share the 2 parts to this secret… #KeepSmiling 🙂...

Your Thoughts Create Your Actions

Your thoughts are the genesis of any actions. Whatever you do, any action you take, is spurned by a single thought. These thoughts – simple, sometimes complex –are what lead to the actions that define your life. Even the inactions – those things you don’t......

You Too Are a Motivational Speaker

The words we use are very much like the sun. The sun hits the petals of a flower, encouraging it to open up and bloom, bringing out the best and the beauty that exists as it unfolds. The words of encouragement we receive in our......

Your Character Hasn’t Been Written Yet

Hey I'm Darryl Davis, coming here to talk about designing a life worth smiling about. So I'm at a conference here, I found an empty room where I can scoot in here to do this video for you. ...

Lower Your Stress & Increase Your Joy

It’s scientifically proven how important it is to our happiness that we have healthy relationships and positive interactions with others. Hope this video helps. Thanks for watching and sharing 🙂 Keep Smiling 🙂...

Recipe for a Successful Life

I was at a friend’s restaurant (Ciao Baby Restaurant – awesome food) and Chef Franko showed up 🙂 Hope you enjoy it. #‎KeepSmiling smile emoticon...

You Have Superhero Vision

There may be an area in your life that you feel you’re not strong at…but that weakness also gives you strength in someway. If you were to find the positive from your weakness, what would it be? Focus on that strength…that positive…and not the weakness.......