Why do companies hire motivational speakers?

Why do companies hire motivational speakers?

I get hired to do a lot of motivational speaking. But why would a company hire motivational speakers? Think about it. Why would a company hire you, if you’re a motivational speaker? If you ask this question to most speakers, they will give you answers like: …I’m there...
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...
What Should Speakers Charge For Their Speaking Fee?

What Should Speakers Charge For Their Speaking Fee?

So you’re a speaker and you’re wondering… “What should I charge to speak?” Most new speakers have no idea what to charge for paid gigs…especially that first paid gig. You know you’re worth it, and you know this is a...

How to build a speaking business on a budget

There are several professional speakers who want to get more speaking engagements but they don’t have much money to start with. Sure…if you had $50,000 to start your speaking business then of course you can hire people to do all kinds of things and get...

Why every professional speaker should get standing ovations

If you’re speaking at a conference then getting a standing ovation is a big ego boost but is there another reason why you should go after the big standing O? Smart speakers know that standing ovations are much more than an ego boost and smart speakers go after...

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...