You Like Me? You Really Like Me?

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Smile Sheets' are usually provided by the event planners, and even they are moving toward online surveys following the event in order to be less intrusive and more efficient (and, Green, I suppose). Usually they are designed to benefit the planner - should they bring you back? Meeting Planner Smile Sheets Feedback Forms Toastmasters Self Esteem Referrals Feedback National Speakers Association Audience FeedbackDo You Have Sally Fieldesque Esteem Issues?

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

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From website design to CRM software to Marketing and Copywriting services, we have you covered. Chris West is the owner and founder of Video Narrative, a production company that specializes in growing speaking businesses through brand clarity, speaker demo reels, and website design. . In this digital age, you need to have a near perfect video to make the meeting planner keep you on the short list and get the booking.

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Seating Strategies to Engage and Involve Your Audience… and Boost Back-of-Room Sales

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How do you specify and educate meeting planners to set the room to get more engagement from the audience? Are there better designs to give the planner and the hotel staff? utilize 4 state-of-the-art seating principles to design, set or troubleshoot or set any meeting room, and use 3 factors to fine-tune the room. put into action tips on design, A/V, traffic flow, noise, and lighting. with Paul O. Radde, PhD.

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Susan Speakwell My Street Address -My City, NE, 12345 Phone: 123 456 7890 |Cellular: 123 456 7890 Fax: 123 456 7890 |Email: susan@susanspeakwell.com Web: www.susanspeakwell.com February 8th, 2005 Karen Sharp Chief Meeting Planner SPEAK TO ME, INC. I can imagine that as a meeting planner at Speak to Me, Inc, one of your principal fears when booking public speakers must be to have them cancel on you at the last minute or even worse no show.

How to develop a paid public speaking career – V: What you need

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  That kind of thing – brief clips of you in front of a variety of audiences, or on TV – is not much use to speakers’ bureaus and meeting planners, because they figure that everyone can be brilliant for 30 seconds at a time.    The next place a meeting planner goes after watching your DVD is to your website.  Let’s talk about the marketing materials you need to develop a paid public speaking career. 

The Future of Conferences – Part Two: What are the current trends?

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  How long will it take for conferences and meetings to rebound from the financial meltdown of Fall 2008?   That seems to be the consensus in the conference world; from a low of 13% in June 2009, the number of meeting planners who think conditions ahead are favorable has only bounced back to 19% (in October, the latest figures available).   That’s according to Meeting Professionals International (MPI), one of the two big organizations of conference people.

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Charli Jane Speaker Services: 10 Tips to Help Position Yoursel

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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 will be looking for! Develop an eye-catching media kit Planners get hundreds if not thousands of proposals and media kits every year. Nothing else turns away a meeting planner or organization more than an unattractive, boring, and unorganized media kit. Talk to everyone you meet.

Charli Jane Speaker Services: What It Takes To Get Noticed By

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Relationships rule: Although there are many ways to get a planner to take notice of you, I want to focus on only one and the most important which are relationships. If you can honestly build and nurture your relationships with planners then your way ahead of the pack and I mean nurture in a good way, there is no such thing as phony relationship building (not that I know of anyway). Meeting planners are very keen on when theyre being played and yes it does happen.

Charli Jane Speaker Services - producing a demo video

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Charli Jane Speaker Services: Top 10 Do Nots When Working With

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Remember the meeting industry is well networked and word of mouth travels fast Dont put them on hold - Big mistake, if you have set up a phone meeting with a planner make sure you give them your undivided attention! Nothing bothers a busy planner more then when you have just put them on hold to answer another call. Dont call them unprepared - Out of the blue you get an email or letter from a planner who wants to set up a phone interview.

Public Speaking : BACKGROUND MUSIC

Great Public Speaking

Background music playing when participants enter a room is a great way to set the mood for a NO ZZZZZs meeting or event.It If you have no clue how to pick music, get some expert help or buy music designed for presentations from a training supply company that has labels that tell you when to use it. There have been many lawsuits between meeting planners and organizers and Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI) and The American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers(ASCAP).

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Charl iJane Speaker Services How to get bookings

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Walking the Talk - My Turn to Speak & Deliver

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Tuesday (yesterday), I got a call from a meeting planner for a weekly sales group I was scheduled to speak to next week. What's the worst possible outcome you can get after introducing yourself in a networking meeting? Their was no clock, and I brought no watch, and I didn't designate a timer. Monday, I wrote about 'Staying Ready'. It's a great concept. One of those rules of speaking its easy to talk about, but hard to follow.

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Public Speaking: Background Music

Great Public Speaking

Background music playing when participants enter a room is a great way to set the mood for a NO ZZZZZs meeting or event. If you have no clue how to pick music, get some expert help or buy music designed for presentations from a training supply company that has labels that tell you when to use it. There have been many lawsuits between meeting planners and organizers and Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI) and The American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP).

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Charli Jane Speaker Services: What is a Landing Page

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Charli Jane Speaker Services - how to create a media kit

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A brilliantly designed media kit is good, but although visual impact is important, your content is equally as important. Name: Email: FREE Speak-to-Me eZine for Speakers & Meeting Planners Includes great tips, Speaker of the month profile, and much more! Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

Speaking with Value

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Attending Special Events

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Effective public speaking: audience contact

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Get to the point

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20 Tips for new Professional Rising Star Speakers

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Treat your role as a mentee very seriously  for more tips on mentoring go to [link] Create a mastermind group  find 3-4 other speakers to meet each month - brainstorm ideas, provide tips and encourage each other. Dont be scared to ask for their help, opinions, and biggest learnings and just meet with them. Attend all National Speakers Association (NSA) meetings  make this a priority in your month.

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The symposiums senior event planner, along with the convention centers senior event manager, both recent CMP designation recipients as awarded through our meeting partner alliance, Meeting Professional International, brainstormed the theme for the February 12 date, and created Heart of A Woman. In just 21 days from original conception, the book was compiled, designed, and put to press to ensure the event release date.

Charli Jane Speaker Services: Speakers increase your credibility

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Be a writing whiz: market your articles

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But if you cant send out dozens of emails to prospective clients, or spend hours designing a website, what can you do to get people to hire you? Name: Email: FREE Speak-to-Me eZine for Speakers & Meeting Planners Includes great tips, Speaker of the month profile, and much more! Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

Who's on First:Selling Your Programs to Education Committees

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With the exception of sales meetings and incentive programs, vendors for customer service, TQM, CQI and other kinds of training are now being selected by education committees. (An Therefore, they build a linear process designed to remove the guesswork of selecting topics and vendors. In the past, the committees would decide the theme or topics and meeting planners would present a slate of recommended speakers. Others will wait to test the waters at the first meeting.)

Press Releases

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The profitable world of self-publishing

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The Self Publishing Deception

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Charli Jane Speaker Services: 5 Ways You Benefit When Speaking

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Charli Jane Speaker Services: Does Your Website Have A Purpose

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Charli Jane Speaker Services - how to define your niche

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Seven Simple Strategies To Increase Visibility

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7 Speaking Trends -- How to Make a Powerful Presentation

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Ten Tips for Launching Your Public Speaking Career

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Credibility: 15 Facets to speaking professionalism

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Apply Two Killer Presentation Truths to Boost Your Delivery, Credibility, and Image

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Do you waltz or polka for your audience?

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Free Book Publicity

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How authors can endure the promotional process

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Cruise jobs: 5 tips for getting hired

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Keynoting an artform unto itself

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Keynoters are hired to: Set the stage for a meeting - and build attendance with their name recognition (or a powerful subject) if it is an association or public event Wow the audience with insight, wisdom, humor and direct application to their challenges Make them laugh. Name: Email: FREE Speak-to-Me eZine for Speakers & Meeting Planners Includes great tips, Speaker of the month profile, and much more!