Who is Eric Thomas?
Handsome Eric Thomas motivational speaker, author, and minister who hails from America. He garnered a lot of fame and popularity for his motivational speeches. Moreover, his inspirational videos are popular on YouTube.
Eric Thomas’s early life, childhood, and education:
He was born to Gerald Mundy and his wife Vanessa Thomas on September 3, 1970. He was born in Chicago, Illinois and he spent his childhood in Detroit, Michigan. However, not much is there regarding his earlier days and childhood. Much of the attention and fame he earned over the years is entirely focused towards his work and talent.
Talking about his education, he dropped out of high school after having arguments with his parents. After getting inspired by a preacher, he attended Oakwood University and finally graduated in 2001. Later on, he enrolled at Michigan State University and completed his master’s degree in Educational Leadership. In 2015, he completed his Ph.D. in Education Administration.
Eric Thomas’s career, salary, net worth, awards:
He initiated his career as a preacher at Oakwood University. After that, he landed himself a paid job at Michigan State University in 2003. Later on, he worked as an academic adviser for disadvantaged students in the same university.
Moreover, he opened his YouTube channel in 2008 to inspire people all around the world. He started posting videos from 2009 and right now has a lot of subscribers to listen to his wise and inspiring words.During his career, he published three books: The Secret to Success (2012), Greatness Is Upon You: Laying the Foundation(2014) and Average Skill Phenomenal Will (2016)
The exceptional talents he displayed in his career inevitably amassed him some recognition. In the same way, he generated enough income from YouTube and books to increase his net worth. Thus, his net worth as of now is around $2 Million.
Eric Thomas’s Rumors, Controversy
During his entire career, he always maintained a top-notch professionalism over his work. His work was always admirable, and his hard work reflects on how well he did in his career. He always maintains a decent and admirable image in his entire career without attracting any rumors and controversy. Instead of attracting unwanted attention, he made everyone believe that he has no interest in becoming a controversial figure.
Eric Thomas’s body measurement
He has a well-maintained body structure with the decent height of 5 feet and 11 inches (1.8m)matching his body. However, there is no information regarding his exact body figure in detail.
1 “The only way to get out of mediocrity is to keep shooting for excellence.”
2 “I use pain to push me to greatness.”
3 “Don’t make a habit out of choosing what feels good over what’s actually good for you.”
4 “When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful.”
5 “Done is better than perfect if perfect ain’t done.”
6 “I do not take constructive criticism from people who have never constructed anything.”
7 “Success, meaningful success, begins when we take ownership and actively take responsibility for our part in the shortcomings of our life.”
8 “Be more intentional about the direction we allow our minds to go. Meaning, when you catch yourself thinking negatively, stop! Redirect to something positive.”
9 “Maybe, just maybe, I was pointing the finger because it was easier to make excuses than it was to make adjustments.”
10 “Information changes situations.”