How To Get Speaking Engagements – The Psychology

If you’re a professional speaker and you want to get speaking engagements then this is the first thing you must do. Before the marketing, before the social media, before the…everything…you must do this. In fact, if you don’t have this then no...

Getting Speaking Gigs [infographic]

This is a simple infographic on how to get speaking gigs and what it’s like inside the mind of an event planner. If you’re a professional speaker and you want to get more gigs then you have to make sure you’re on top of your game. The infographic...

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?...

5 Things Great Speakers Do Naturally

You’ve probably seen great speakers and you’ve probably seen horrible speakers. There are speakers who you wish would keep going and then there are speakers who you’re practically begging to stop. So what separates the two? What do the great speakers...

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...

How do you handle clients who want you to speak for free?

Getting asked to speak for free is like a pimp slap to professional speakers. People wouldn’t ask their dentist to work for free and they wouldn’t expect others to ask them to work for free…but they have no problem asking a speaker to work for free....

The top skills every professional speaker should learn

As a professional speaker, you need a certain set of skills that will keep you ahead in the speaking industry. But which skills are the best for you to learn? Here are a few skills you should focus on which will help you book more speaking engagements: Copywriting Oh...

How to write your book so you get more speaking engagements

Most speakers write a book to position themselves as an expert and to get more speaking gigs. But if you’ve tried to write a book then you might realize how hard it can be. You’re sitting there, staring at your computer, wondering where to start. So how do...