5 things speakers should ask the meeting planner

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I asked Jennifer to share her insights for speakers--perhaps the most practical advice you'll ever get--from her vantage point as a meeting planner. Being a public speaker is more than just hanging out your ‘shingle’ and advertising that you’re now available for gigs.

Charli Jane Speaker Services - how to create a media kit

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Dont waste your time, energy and money on developing a niche that just isnt going to get any recognition because it isnt something that planners or organizations will be looking for! Planners and organizations get hundreds if not thousands of proposals and media kits every year.

Be a writing whiz: market your articles

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Some marketing experts refer to this as your unique selling proposition, or your USP, the promise of fulfilling an unmet need. All you have to do is advertise well and frequently, and make your writing shine.

Speaking Business

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Dottie Walters, CSP, refers to add-ons as accessorizing. Two of the first books out of the shipment were presented to the meeting planners  they loved it!

Charli Jane Speaker Services: 5 Ways You Benefit When Speaking

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Gain more exposure  Not only are you gaining more exposure as a professional speaker while doing your free event but you will be able to use this engagement as a client reference  be sure and get a testimonial from the hiring party before you leave and add it to your speaker website.

Charli Jane Speaker Services - speaker representation

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Speakers refer to agencies and bureaus as being the same  BUT they are not. Name: Email: FREE Speak-to-Me eZine for Speakers & Meeting Planners Includes great tips, Speaker of the month profile, and much more!

Being Productive During Summer

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Networking Success

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My clients see me as a resource, and maybe Id be able to refer business to you in the future. If I know someone looking for your type of services, then I would know whom to refer them to.

You can accomplish anything in your speaking career.virtually

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Youll want to begin to think about the time-traps that you have in your business, and then cross-reference that with the tasks that translate into good revenue sources.

Public Speaking and PresentingPublic speaking and presenting: making this your best year ever!

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You see, we do business with, hire, hang out with, do favors for, send referrals to, make introductions for, recommend, give references for, do more business with people we like.

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How to Start Speaking at Events | chrisbrogan.com

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90% of all marketing are done by advertising agencies, and I don't see them switching their strategies anytime soon to embrace (especially) inbound marketing as the strategy and not an add-on to the strategy. I refer to this as "fee integrity."

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Web Ink Now: Top ten tips for incredibly successful public speaking

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TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Top ten tips for incredibly successful public speaking : Comments You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post. It helps meeting planners and speakers.

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Designing Choreographies for the New Economy of Attention

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the advertisement does not simply support the product), but the fluff itself becomes the commodity. More importantly, however, is the way Sanchez consistently refers to these participants, quoting them and taking their questions.

Make Better Presentations - The Anatomy of a Good Speech | chrisbrogan.com

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Love the tips - am definitely bookmarking this one for later reference. svalskis Barbara Rozgonyi Here's what works for me: I always ask the meeting planner: what do you want your attendees to walk out with?

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How to Successfully Moderate a Conference Panel, A Comprehensive Guide " Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

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as we speak so that I will have it available as a future reference guide. As a former conference planner, I’ve pulled together a lot of panels over the years and selecting the moderator is often more important that the panelists. Posted by Jim Storer on January 30th, 2008 at 9:57 am Jeremiah, an extremely valuable post especially for event planners.

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How to Present While People are Twittering | Pistachio

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But control the time spent on that so that the advertised information that brought people to the presentation in the first place is indeed covered. Getting everyone on Twitter to use the reference point makes it so much easier for tracking and monitoring purposes.

Creating Passionate Users: Give users a Hollywood ending

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Then I should end with what the sales/ad/preachers refer to as an inspiring Call To Action. *

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