Time to Vote: Best Virtual Demo Video Contest

Speaker Launcher

A couple of weeks ago, we announced our Best Virtual Demo Video contest, and all I can say is WOW! Thank you to all of the speakers who submitted their videos. Best Virtual Demo […].

The 2021 Best Virtual Demo Video Contest

Speaker Launcher

The post The 2021 Best Virtual Demo Video Contest appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Over the last 14 months we’ve seen some major shifts in the professional speaking industry due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Announcing the Winner of the Best Virtual Demo Video Contest

Speaker Launcher

Wow, we were just blown away by the response to this year’s best virtual demo video contest. The post Announcing the Winner of the Best Virtual Demo Video Contest appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

What’s Hot & What’s Not in Demo Videos with Chris West

Speaker Launcher

The post What’s Hot & What’s Not in Demo Videos with Chris West appeared first on Jane Atkinson. On this episode of the Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are talking about how to make an effective demo reel. Chris West is joining us to talk about the questions to ask to ensure that you are presenting a clear narrative in your demo video to help you get the gig. Listen the podcast below: Highlights you won’t want to miss: * Sizzle Vs Demo.

Tips for Everyday Videos with Matt Pierce

Speaker Launcher

Want great video that will help scale your speaking business? The post Tips for Everyday Videos with Matt Pierce appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Matthew Pierce from TechSmith shares his best tips for speaking on camera.

The Focused Hustle 5 | December 2019

Speaker Launcher

Emerging Speaker Focused Hustle 5 Rising Superstar Speaker Seasoned Speaker accelerate live 2020 business books Chris West gino wickman kindra hall professional speaker podcasts stories that stick storytelling traction - get a grip on your business trends in speaker demo videos

2019 52

Charli Jane Speaker Services - producing a demo video


They may not hire you immediately and it may be months down the road, but if you put together a professional and entertaining video clip that portrays you as an expert in your field, then they will remember you!

Using Video to Rock Your Speaking Business with Dan Thurmon

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are talking about how to use video to help grow your speaking business. Today we are so fortunate to be joined by my good friend Dan Thurmon, who is here to share his expertise on what makes great video and how to use it in your […]. The post Using Video to Rock Your Speaking Business with Dan Thurmon appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Why video is critical for me. Suggestions for phenomenal video.

2019 60

Does Your Preview Video Get You the Gig?

Speaker Launcher

preview videos. Then they choose the speaker based on fee, expertise, talent (as displayed on the video), and. In this scenario, a poor video could mean that you. If your video keeps you in the running, then it’s. Does your video show how great you are? For those of you who own ‘The Wealthy Speaker’, check out Chapter 4, for a full segment on video. called Creating Your Rock Star Preview Video.

2008 40

3 Steps to Build a Six-Figure Speaking Business

Succeed Speaking

This Thursday, I’m hosting a teleseminar with Waldo , where I’m going to ask him to share the real “levers” that have propelled him to where he is today — everything from how he got his first paid speech (you won’t believe how much he got paid) to how he built a recognizable brand to how he created a demo video that wins business, and where he finds leads (HINT: they’re free and open to the public).

2012 145

Crushing the Platform… Rocking the Video with Robin Creasman

Speaker Launcher

The post Crushing the Platform… Rocking the Video with Robin Creasman appeared first on Jane Atkinson. In this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, I’m talking to Robin Creasman about crushing the platform and creating a killer demo video to get more speaking business. In this podcast, Robin and I discuss how crushing the platform and creating a killer demo video or sizzle reel are two very effective ways in which you can get more business as a speaker.

Do you embed YouTube videos on your website? If so, you need this (in my opinion)

Succeed Speaking

You’ve got video on your website, right? Thankfully, it’s pretty easy to get video on your site these days — especially with YouTube. YouTube videos perform well — or can be optimized to perform well — in the search engines. There are some things I don’t like about YouTube, though — things that can actually undermine your success, specifically when you embed their videos on your site. YouTube Videos Are Ugly.

Interview: Madelyn Mackie – Career coach

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

As part of the class, she has created an intriguing demo video. Madelyn Mackie is a Professional Development and Career Advancement expert. Having successfully navigated careers in biochemistry research, Tony Award winning theaters and major nonprofit agencies, she brings experience, motivation and step-by-step action plans that will Activate Your Career Dreams! Ask any 5-year-old what they want to be when they grow up and they might answer, [.]

Coach 126

[Podcast] Accelerating Your Speaking Business with Kindra Hall

Speaker Launcher

21:46 Kindra discusses her most recent demo video. Kindra Hall has built her brand on storytelling. As a speaker and consultant (and soon-to-be author), Kindra has helped an impressive roster of corporate clients harness the power of storytelling to connect with their audiences. Kindra discussed some of the key decisions that have taken her from her early days to the in-demand authority that […].

2017 42

Wealthy Speaker U: Catapult Your Business

Speaker Launcher

A combination of private coaching with Jane, monthly calls with your group, and 10 fabulous audio and video learning modules, this program will help catapult your. MONTH #9 – Developing Your Rock Star Demo Video. The Wealthy Speaker University was a huge hit last year! And we’re starting our 2013 classes in January.

How to Milk More out of Every Media Interview | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

If a reporter calls me and wants to do a telephone interview, I ask the following “Would you mind if we did the interview via Skype video? If that’s OK, then I will record the entire interview and send you the video file to do with as you please.” I’ve posted the Skype video interview I did with him below. You are giving the reporter something of value, the video file, so more goodwill is created with the reporter.

2014 40

Is there a place for video in your presentation?

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

I recently had an inquiry from a reader regarding the embedding of my avoiding death by PowerPoint video. I quite often use video clips within a presentation for a number of reasons. It’s very difficult and a short demo video does the job much more effectively. I use video clips of Steve Balmer and Steve Jobs to illustrate how different presentation styles can and are equally effective. I would however counsel against over use of video.

2010 53

Ask Your Future Into Existence

Speak and Deliver

You can spend a fortune on one-sheets, brochures, and a demo video of you in front of an audience, assuming you can get one together - then spend another fortune getting in front of people you think will pay you to speak. "How do I get speaking gigs?" This is a primary question for speakers just getting themselves started in the business. It feels like an 800 lb gorilla.

Website Contest, we have our winners!

Speaker Launcher

Solid video. The demo video on this site is well done and the speaking clips within are a solid representation of Toni’s platform talent. The video is high energy and solid and Dan’s home page is very effective with many effective features. With over 80 entries for the best speaking-expert website contest, the panel and I had our work cut out for us! And it was a very tough decision! Drum roll please…… THE WINNING WEBSITE IS: www.toninewman.com.

Observational Humor — Case Study #139

Humor Power

She mentioned a person’s demo video which opened with high-fiving the audience. I’m recording a demo reel for my CSP application. (I The laugh came after the demo-reel comment, which I added, but which was not on the script. 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.

Are Bureaus “Just Not That Into You”?

Speaker Launcher

Wait until your fee is over $3,500 and you have a demo video that rocks before thinking about bureaus. You never want your first impression to be a ’so-so’ video). He’s just not that into you. A phrase first made famous by Sex in the City, turned book, now very popular movie. The reason for its success? It allows you not to take it personally when someone rejects you. The same goes for speakers bureaus.

MP3 40

Might See TV

Raise Your Profile & Your Profits!

New video footage. Use TV appearances such as this to get a great new clip for your demo video. I got a call from a client the other day who was very excited that she had gotten herself booked for an interview on Channel 8. Channel 8? I asked. You mean the community access station? Indeed it was true. What may surprise my faithful readers is that I said, Great!

2006 40

Speaking of Self-Sabatoge.

Speak and Deliver

Practice comes in a lot offorms, but one of the best is still speaking in front of your coach,and going over the HD video. Oh yeah, I need a demo video too!” by Lina Scarfi I've coached a lotof speakers over the last decade. I meet them all where they are in the moment. Some are brand new - they've heard speaking is the wayto pump up their business, and want to get going. Others areToastmasters looking to turn their hobby into a profit, or justfinally win a contest.

2011 55

Charl iJane Speaker Services How to get bookings


MEMBERS LOGIN Home SPEAKER SERVICES Speaker services Membership info Proposal generator Profile listing service Coaching services Video trailer ads Interview transcripts Teleclasses Online shop MEETING PLANNERS Planner services Find a speaker RESOURCES FAQs about CJ Free articles Useful links TOOLS Subscribe to eZine Search this site GENERAL INFO About us Testimonials Advertising with us Wendis blog Contact us How to get bookings Dont get discouraged.

Charli Jane Speaker Services - how to create a media kit


Speaking for Dollars by Vickie Sullivan


Did the demo video catch me right away?’” 4: Get a demo video The marketing tools of the seasoned keynote speaker are also different. The tools of the keynote trade are demonstration videos, promotional “one-sheets” and, of course, Web sites with a focus on identity and ideas. Buyers want to sample before selecting, so be prepared to give them a 10 minute video of your best material.

Expressing your uniqueness in print


Continuity is key The true value of any marketing piece is that it supplements the rest of the targeted efforts, offers value and retainable information, from a Web site, demo video, streaming video and direct mail campaigns, etc. This video with PDF samples will help you answer those questions. The Demo Video Tape, Bio Sheet, Fee Sheet and List of Clients are all important.

Print 24

From Free to Fee The Consultant's Guide to Becoming a Paid Speaker


Another way of showing your stuff is by providing a demo video. );} else {document.write( );}return true;}LoadMenus(); NAME E-MAIL ZIP CODE Resources Articles Events Online Tutorial FAQs Links Article: From Free to Fee The Consultants Guide to Becoming a Paid Speaker Published by IMC Times Magazine, July/August 1999 issue By Vickie Sullivan You’ve been giving concurrent session programs for years at state and national association events.

Keynote & Training:Before you start, it's time for a reality check


Sounds easy too: You already have the program and promotional materials, including audio and video. A demo that is captivating to a training director may not be captivating to a meeting planner who’s been exposed to NSA’s master keynoters. One of the worst mistakes a trainer can make is to send out a training demo in a bid for the keynote slot. A training video does not convince him that the presenter can, even with keynote references.