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Getting Hired to Speak: What's Their Why?

Speak and Deliver

You're an Award-Winning Toastmaster/CSP/Hall of Fame Speaker. It's a great question, and can help us find our ultimate motivations. Not yet.

Laughing All the Way to the Bank: Ways to Add Humor to Speeches

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Howard Putnam: Top-flight speaker Howard Putnam took a struggling airline called Southwest and turned it into one of the most [.].

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Supercharging Your Speaking Business: Tips and Techniques from the Best and the Brightest

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

NSA/NC Meeting Report: Saturday January 12, 2014 Last Saturday the Northern California Chapter of the National Speakers Association hosted NSA National President Ron Karr, CSP, and the best and brightest of NSA/NC, including Chapter founder Patricia Fripp, and a brains-trust of experienced, successful speakers.

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Secrets to Building a Successful Speaking Business

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

It is getting the speech” – Shep Hyken The National President of the NSA, Shep Hyken, CSP, CPAE spoke to members of the NSA Northern California Chapter on Saturday. It is getting the speech” – Shep Hyken The National President of the NSA, Shep Hyken, CSP, CPAE spoke to members of the NSA Northern California Chapter on Saturday.

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Public Speaking : PREPARE BUT AVOID SCRIPTS by Terry Paulson, Ph.D.,CSP,CPAE

Great Public Speaking

Some people script out their entire message. Some people are even successful doing it that way. But most speakers lose far more than they gain by preparing exact wording for an entire speech. Craft and shape your opening and closing, but don't fall victim to scripting the whole thing. You don't take cue cards to a party. Look into their eyes.

Meeting Report: Systems for Professional Speakers

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Ruby shared many of the tips and tricks she has learned while building her speaking business in the sports, leisure and entertainment industries.

Jessica Pettitt: Be Yourself, Everyone Else Is Taken

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The afternoon speaker at Saturday’s Northern California NSA Chapter meeting was our own chapter member from Eureka in the far north of California (and National NSA Board member) Jessica Pettitt, CSP. Jessica’s program challenged us to consider what differentiates us from other speakers or trainers in our niche.

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Lady & the Champs Speakers’ Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

This Saturday, February 28 & Sunday, March 1, 2015 award-winning keynote speaker and speech coach Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE hosts a weekend of intense learning that can transform your speaking. Fripp will host World Champions of Public Speaking Mark Brown, Ed Tate, Darren LaCroix and other world-class professional speakers.

[Podcast] ROI of LOL: Adding Humor to Your Presentation with June Cline

Speaker Launcher

June Cline, CSP, is the Southern, sassy and savvy, Harley riding humorist who passionately shows people and teams how to add more humor and happiness.

Tip: The value of blogging

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

It’s an invaluable form of content marketing and SEO, so clients find you online. Marketing Social Media Gerard Braud

Standing Out from the Crowd: The Secrets of Interactive Meetings

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Sarah Michel, CSP is a meetings architect with over 15 years of experience designing one-of-a-kind meetings that matter. [.].

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2 Keynote Home Study Courses: Books 37 & 38 of 52 in 52

Speak and Deliver

The question now is -are these the right programs? While this can be perceived as a value add, it came up too many times for my personal tastes.

Tough Economic Times: Professional Speakers Panel (3 of 4)

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

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Tough Economic Times: Professional Speakers Panel (4 of 4)

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

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How to book more business and own your niche

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

She is endorsed by none other than Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE. Stephanie Chandler is a Silicon Valley refugee who left a stressful job on the [.]

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Fripp Interviews Gene Perret, Emmy Award-Winning Writer

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE. Sales Presentation Trainer, Keynote Speaker, Executive Speech Coach. 527 Hugo Street San Francisco, CA 94122.

Video: Deanna Turner - Anatomy of a Sales Call

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, Arizona, I had the opportunity to see Deanna Turner, CSP give a talk on the best practices of top sales performers. In her presentation “Anatomy of a Sales Call,” she discusses a number of concrete steps to manage the sales cycle and ensure you close sales [.].

Video: Deanna Turner - Anatomy of a Sales Call

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, Arizona, I had the opportunity to see Deanna Turner, CSP give a talk on the best practices of top sales performers. In her presentation “Anatomy of a Sales Call,” she discusses a number of concrete steps to manage the sales cycle and ensure you close sales [.].

Video: Deanna Turner - Anatomy of a Sales Call

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, Arizona, I had the opportunity to see Deanna Turner, CSP give a talk on the best practices of top sales performers. In her presentation “Anatomy of a Sales Call,” she discusses a number of concrete steps to manage the sales cycle and ensure you close sales [.].

Awesome Storytelling Secrets - Patricia Fripp

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, AZ I had the opportunity to see Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE, give a talk on storytelling. Fripp discussed the inside secrets of how you can tell totally awesome stories to emotionally connect with the audience.

Shift Your Expertise to a New Industry in Less than a Week! - Michael Soon Lee

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, AZ I had the opportunity to see Michael Soon Lee, MBA, CSP, give a talk on ways a speaker can re-market their expertise to a new industry. In his presentation “Shift Your Expertise to a New Industry in Less than a Week!&# Michael discusses the expertise [.].

Shift Your Expertise to a New Industry in Less than a Week! - Michael Soon Lee

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, AZ I had the opportunity to see Michael Soon Lee, MBA, CSP, give a talk on ways a speaker can re-market their expertise to a new industry. In his presentation “Shift Your Expertise to a New Industry in Less than a Week!&# Michael discusses the expertise [.].

Awesome Storytelling Secrets - Patricia Fripp

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent National Speakers Association (NSA) Convention in Phoenix, AZ I had the opportunity to see Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE, give a talk on storytelling. Fripp discussed the inside secrets of how you can tell totally awesome stories to emotionally connect with the audience.

Five Tips to Deliver Exciting Speeches

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE. I received this article in Patricia Fripp’s email newsletter, and I have reposted it with her permission. Five Tips to Deliver Exciting Speeches. Open Hot, Close Hotter. To grab audience attention and be remembered, start the presentation with a bang, not a limp “Thanks, it’s nice to be here.”

ROI of LOL: Adding Humor to Your Presentation with June Cline

Speaker Launcher

June Cline, CSP, is the Southern, sassy and savvy, Harley riding humorist who passionately shows people and teams how to add more humor and happiness.

Humor Teleconference

Humor Power

Tim Gard, CSP, CPAE, Mark Mayfield, CSP, CPAE, George Campbell, CSP, CPAE. We Can Make a Funnier You! A live teleconference. Featuring three top humor experts. Tuesday, October 9, at 7:00 pm EST. There’s not a presentation that can’t be made better with a little (or a lot) more humor. Sponsored by Speaker Net News.

Do you need a Competitive Edge in Your Job Interviews?

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Then listen to these free mp3’s , in which Patricia Fripp, CSP interviews Al Hops, creator of The Interview Edge. Al Hops is an award-winning sales professional who has consistently developed innovative ideas leading to success in job interviewing and closing sales. Thanks to World Champions Edge for making them available.

How to Capitalize on Your Uniqueness to Ensure Repeat Business

Pivotal Public Speaking

with Glenna Salsbury, CSP, CPAE. The Anatomy of a Remarkable, Convention-Maker Keynote” with Joe Calloway, CSP, CPAE. Length: 60 minutes.

eLearn: Best Practices

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15 Tips for Webinars: How to Add Impact When You Present Online By Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE July 7, 2009 Whenever you open your mouth, whether youre talking to one person or a thousand, you usually want to get a specific message across. How do you do that best when you are communicating through a webinar? Here are 15 tips. Think Hollywood!

4 Types of Audience Tension or A Review from an Evening with Ed Tate

Speak and Deliver

Last night, I attended a 90 minute training session by the 2000 Toastmasters World Champion of Public Speaking, and CSP, Ed Tate. Audience v.

Beat Your Nerves and Communicate at Your Best in Any Situation

Pivotal Public Speaking

‘Packed with simple, enjoyable, workable ways to overcome speaking anxiety and project a strong persona’ – Dottie Walters, C.S.P.,

Storytelling Secrets from the Masters

Pivotal Public Speaking

These questions and many more will be answered in this trio of teleseminar recordings. • “Digging for the Treasures in Your Stories” with Emory Austin, CSP, CPAE. • “Add Oomph to Your Stories by Bringing the Characters Alive” with Jon Schwartz, a.k.a. Enthralling speakers interweave captivating stories into their key points. Special price!

Get Your Audiences Involved and Get More Business

Pivotal Public Speaking

with Karen Lawson, Ph.D., Today’s audiences are different. Audience involvement requires a different approach. They may want to, but don’t know how.

Observational Humor — Case Study #139

Humor Power

A speaker told us about qualifying for the CSP Designation. I’m recording a demo reel for my CSP application. (I Here are jokes used at an NSA Las Vegas chapter meeting. We’ll look at the set up. The then look at the jokes and examine why they were funny. She said it was not a recommended opening. just to be entertained.

Be More Funny, Make More Money

Pivotal Public Speaking

To Prop or Not to Prop: If, When and How to Use Props in Your Presentations” with Tim Gard, CSP, CPAE. Be More Funny, Make More Money ®. Period.

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Learn to cultivate 6-figure clients

Pivotal Public Speaking

Brian Lee CSP is a master at the long-term model. Cultivating $100,000/Year Clients™: How to Stop Chasing Single Speaking Events and Start Creating Wealth. Selling individual speaking events gets tiresome, and you can go broke on this model. Leveraging your client relationships makes much more sense as well as being more lucrative.

Presentation Tip: Deeper Voice

Executive Speech Coach

CSP Treat yourself to an entertaining, informative session with award winning speaker, Jeff Mowatt B.Comm, CSP. Jeff knows his stuff.

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Speaking Mastery

Executive Speech Coach

CSP, HoF “I know I am looking at it when I am not aware of it unless I am looking for it. Warren Evans, CSP, HoF “There is flow – integrated, flawless and seamless. Linda Tarrant, CSP, HoF “By their level of confidence and engagement. Perhaps you have noticed that speakers range from awful to amazing. Enjoy their comments.

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Audio Lesson - How to Create An Experience - Fripp Interviews the Opportunity Guy

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

Patricia Fripp , CSP, CPAE. How to Create an. Experience. Fripp Interviews. The Opportunity Guy. A World Champions' Edge Weekly Audio Lesson.

Creating Distinction in the Speaking Industry:How to Make the Marketplace Irrelevant

Pivotal Public Speaking

with Scott McKain, CSP, CPAE. What if there was a way that you could stand out and move up, even while others are facing difficult times?