I can find speaking gigs for you but…

I can find speaking gigs for you but…

If I told you that I can find speaking opportunities for you, then out of these 3, what would you say? “You’re so sexy Benji” “How much wood could a wood chuck chuck?” “Hmm…what’s the catch?” The answer is obvious right?…You would say number 1. Ok…ok…you would...
What if they want to pay after you speak?

What if they want to pay after you speak?

Not too long ago, a speaker bureau told me that they wanted me for an event. Ok cool. But after I get all the information for the event, and I’m ready to go, they say, “Oh, we’re going to pay you the full fee after the event. We just need to make sure you show up.”...
Negotiating your speaking fee (the right way)

Negotiating your speaking fee (the right way)

What do you do when you quote your speaking fee and they want to negotiate? There are two ways you can go about it: Let The Godfather do the negotiations for you Watch the video above Unfortunately, not everyone has connections with Don Corleone. So if they ask you to...
How I record my content videos

How I record my content videos

Several people have sent me an email asking how I make my content videos for Speaking Lifestyle. People often say, Hey Benji, I sold my kids to buy one of your programs. But I wanted to know, how do you make your videos for Speaking Lifestyle? Ok…maybe I added the...
This ONE thing contributed to my speaking success

This ONE thing contributed to my speaking success

If someone told me in high school that I would be able to charge $10,000 and up for a speaking gig then I would have said, “Liar liar pants on fire.” But now it’s a reality. So if there’s one thing that contributed to my success then it’s this… Awhile ago, I learned...
A non-obvious way to find speaking gigs

A non-obvious way to find speaking gigs

Most speakers have a hard time finding speaking gigs…but why? Finding gigs isn’t hard as long as you think about it right. In the video above, you’re going to see what you’re doing wrong when you’re looking for speaking gigs and how to...
How To Find Paid Speaking Gigs And Get Booked Consistently

How To Find Paid Speaking Gigs And Get Booked Consistently

By the time you’re finished reading this, you’ll know exactly how to find tons of speaking opportunities so you can fill up your calendar. (Watch the video above to get more ideas) And if you do this right, you’ll have more events in your database than you can...
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...
Speaker Notes on Zero To One By Billionaire Peter Thiel

Speaker Notes on Zero To One By Billionaire Peter Thiel

So I just read an amazing book called Zero To One by Peter Thiel. He’s the billionaire who started Paypal and I wanted to talk about a few things he mentions in this book and how it relates to your speaking business. I don’t know about you, but when a billionaire...
Can’t Get Paid Speaking Engagements? This Is Why

Can’t Get Paid Speaking Engagements? This Is Why

Whenever I ask speakers what their number one problem is with their speaking business, it’s almost always, “How do I get more paid speaking engagements?” So if you’re a speaker and you want to get more speaking gigs then listen up. Right now, you have a problem and...
Getting Past Gatekeepers To Book More Speaking Engagements

Getting Past Gatekeepers To Book More Speaking Engagements

I always send emails out to see what kinds of videos you want and one person asked if I could make a video about ‘getting past gatekeepers.’ Now when it comes to sales, you’ve probably heard all kinds of different ways to get past gatekeepers and all kinds of things...
4 PowerPoint Presentation Tips That Rock

4 PowerPoint Presentation Tips That Rock

You’ve probably seen a million powerpoint presentations…and almost all of them are pretty boring. But because you’re nice you don’t say anything and you sit through the torture. You never tell the speaker how boring their powerpoints were, you just silently think...
How To Improve Your Public Speaking Skills Really Fast

How To Improve Your Public Speaking Skills Really Fast

There are tons of people out there who want to get better at public speaking and improve their presentation skills but they’re not exactly sure how to do it. In this video, I’m going to show you how to become a better speaking a short amount of time. Now you probably...
Marketing Yourself As A Speaker – Getting Paid Speaking Gigs

Marketing Yourself As A Speaker – Getting Paid Speaking Gigs

All speakers have a problem. Speakers want to know how to market themselves so they can get on stages and make money. The problem is…how do you do that? How do you get a company to pay you $10,000 or more to speak on stage for 60 minutes? One of the things I’ve...
Want Me To Book Speaking Gigs For You?

Want Me To Book Speaking Gigs For You?

If you’re listening to this now then it’s because you want me to book speaking gigs for you. I’ve been on stages for companies like AAA, HIlton, Best Buy, and a ton of others. I know how corporate companies hire speakers and there’s no limit to the amount they will...
Creating Presentations That Motivate

Creating Presentations That Motivate

Most speakers know that they should create content that motivates. Even if you’re not a motivational speaker, at some level, your presentation needs to have inspirational messages in it because it opens people up to your message. Inspirational messages get people to...
How To Command A Room As A Speaker

How To Command A Room As A Speaker

All great speakers know how to get in front of an audience and just control the room. They know exactly what to do the instant they step up on stage. If you know how to command a room then you’re seen a more confident speaker and someone that people pay attention to....
How To Memorize A Presentation Really Fast

How To Memorize A Presentation Really Fast

Lots of people want to get better at public speaking and they try to write out a presentation but then they can’t really remember exactly what they wanted to say. I mean, it’s one thing to come up with a presentation but how do you actually memorize your presentation?...
The most important thing that will get speakers gigs fast

The most important thing that will get speakers gigs fast

Transcript: When it comes to getting booked as a speaker, there’s one thing that’s going to get you the gigs faster than everything else and it’s something that puts people into the right psychology when they’re visiting your website and checking you out. Most...