What a $12,500 speaking gig taught me about getting more gigs

What a $12,500 speaking gig taught me about getting more gigs

I’m going to tell you about a speaking gig I did in Finland and hopefully you have a big ‘aha’ moment when you’re done reading this. When I first got the call to do an event in Finland, I thought about how cool it would be since I’ve never been there. They called...
Speaking Resources

Speaking Resources

These are a list of resources you can use to help you grow your speaking business. Directory Of Events: This is a list of websites you can use to find speaking opportunities. Speaker Contract: This is the exact contract I use for my paid speaking gigs. Notice how...

Making Presentations So Good People Can’t Help But Notice

Have you seen a presentation or video so good that you couldn’t help but talk about it? We’ve all seen viral videos or a public speaker that makes a jaw-dropping presentation and we just want to tell others about it. But what makes a presentation so good?...

What should you do as a speaker if you forget your speech?

Have you ever seen the show Shark Tank? If you have, then you’ve probably seen the entrepreneurs mess up their pitch. And this got me thinking… If you’re a professional speaker and you forget your speech, what do you do? First, watch the video of...

4 Powerful Ways Professional Speakers Can Start A Presentation

The way a professional speaker starts their presentation is crucial to the success of it. If you start out bad, the audience will hate your guts (ok maybe not to that extent but you will have a hard time winning them over if they think you’re boring). Here are 4...