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Positive Thought Solutions, LLC is a company that provides motivational speaking and educational programming services. Our core instructive expertise centers on training students in academic success strategies and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects. In addition, we offer corporate personal and professional development services. All of our training seminars and speaking engagements will use positive thinking as a foundation to reinforce the topics discussed. Let us know what your need is and we will put together a plan to help you achieve your goals.
Founder and CEO
Chris Scott is an award winning engineer and the Founder and CEO of Positive Thought Solutions, LLC. He was born and raised in Detroit, MI and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, from the University of Detroit Mercy, a MBA from Lawrence Technological University and a Masters in Automotive Systems Engineering from the University of Michigan. He has over 13 years of experience performing Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programming with students in grades K-12, over 16 years of experience as an Electrical Engineer for the Department of Defense and over 10 years’ experience as a motivational speaker. He also was an adjunct professor and has taught undergraduate physics at the Art Institute of Michigan. Chris is very active in the community and has been working extensively with students in the inner city, to get them excited about science and technology careers, through teaching and experiments. As a result of his professional accomplishments and community involvement, he has been blessed to win a national Black Engineer of the Year Award, the US Army Achievement Medal for Civilian Service, the US Army Commanders Award for Civilian Service, the Detroit Young Professionals Vanguard Award, the University of Michigan Young Alumnus of the Year Award and a Crain’s Detroit Business Top 20 in their 20s award, among others. Helping people is core to the foundation of who Chris is, which is what led him to create Positive Thought Solutions, LLC. He wanted to find a way to bring out the best of what people already have inside. He has been able to do that, through teaching, training and speaking encouragement to those that have witnessed him at various engagements.
Founder and CEO
Chris Scott is the Founder and CEO of Positive Thought Solutions, LLC. He was born and raised in Detroit, MI. At a young age Chris knew he wanted to be an engineer. He was the typical kid that wanted to find out how stuff worked and would take things apart and build things. Working with electronics was one his favorite thing to do growing up. His parents saw his love for math and science and enrolled him in extracurricular activities to increase his aptitude and passion for engineering. With a continuous love for learning, Chris enrolled in college and received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. After undergraduate school he decided to further his education and received a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Automotive Systems Engineering. During his matriculation through college, Chris began to work as an intern for the Department of Defense. 16 years later as a Senior Electrical Engineer, he has done technologically groundbreaking work, including building and integrating high performance computing systems.
He also led a team of over 100 engineers and scientists in government, academia and industry that produced the first and only Department of Defense interoperability profile. The profile allows the military to quickly field enhanced robotics capability, to soldiers at a reduced cost to the government. In addition, he has worked as the Assistant Product Manager, for the MRAP All-Terrain Vehicle (M-ATV). In this role, he had the responsibility of managing the entire acquisition life cycle and materiel release, of over 5,000 vehicles all around the world, to make sure the vehicles were safe, suitable and supportable for the soldiers, before they’re fielded. His duties included managing a diverse team of 22 government professionals, a quarter of a billion dollar budget, managing engineering change proposals, logistics and sustainment and all contracting efforts, for the program. He also has taught undergraduate physics and is very active in the community. In his spare time he works with kids in the inner city to get them excited about science and technology through teaching and experiments. Helping people is core to the foundation of who Chris is, which is what led him to create Positive Thought Solutions, LLC. With over 20 years of oratory training, to continuously sharpen his gift of speaking, he wanted to find a way to bring out the best of what people already have inside. Chis has been able to do just that, through training and speaking encouragement to those that have witnessed him at various engagements.
Speaking and Training Event Videos
I was impressed with the way Mr. Scott embodied the message. It isn't just inspirational, it's personal. He walks it like he talks it and that's what makes it next-level motivation! It was funny, lively, and a great use of real world headlines to touch my inner self. He made me self-reflect and I immediately began to empower myself from within.
I received some great inspiration and motivation from Christopher Scott’s positive thinking seminar today. I left out thinking I can achieve anything as long as I do the work and have a positive mindset.