When is your next public speaking engagement?

Manner of Speaking

It could be a five-minute status report on your project at the next team meeting; it could be saying a few words about a colleague … Continue reading → Motivation Leonardo da Vinci Nike public speakingIt doesn’t have to be a TED Talk or a formal presentation at a conference.

Why You Should Never Be Late for a Speaking Engagement

Manner of Speaking

In fact, I had the honour of being the very first person to go to him for confession … The moral of the story: Never be late for a speaking engagement! The humorous story below is a slightly modified version of a joke forwarded to me by one of my contacts on LinkedIn, Daniel Bernstein. Thanks, Daniel! All public speakers should appreciate the humour. And, as is often the case, wrapped inside the humour is an important lesson.

International Speaking Engagements: Equipment Photographs

Great Public Speaking

I've talked about this tip before, but ran into the same situation again this month while doing a public speaking engagement in Morocco. The manager of the gigantic ballroom could not speak English and because of tight scheduling of other events, I was not able to be in the room early as I always am. Tips when speaking in a foreign environment: 1. Getting upset will only make things worse for you and your speaking engagement will suffer

Positioning Yourself For More Speaking Engagements

Pivotal Public Speaking

With all due respect, love and admiration, why do you, some of our planet’s best teachers (professional speakers) think that all you have to do is throw up a website to get invitations to speak? If you’re excited about building your speaking business, this is one of the most important articles you’ll read. These steps are based on my experiences in booking more than 2,200 paid engagements. A DVD of you in action, speaking.

How to Triple Your Back of the Room Book Sales Every Time You Do a Public Speaking Engagement

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

In fact, just this month I did three speaking engagements at multi speaker events and I outsold all the other speakers put together. You might use the three best parts if you are speaking for several hours. 10 Myths of Public Speaking 1) I can wing my presentation. No you can’t – The 10 Truths of Public Speaking In a recent post, I spoke about the 10 myths. Tags: Books Guest Posts Speaking sales back of room sales Guest post by Tom Antion.

Room 100

Let go instead of holding on (to your content)

Speak Schmeak

"Perfection is finally attained, not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away." ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, aircraft designer and author of The Little Prince I'm fortunate that, in most of my speaking, I'm not required to be particularly concise.

2018 160

3 Conversations You Must Have to Get Big-Fee Speaking Engagements

Pivotal Public Speaking

Many experts who want more big-fee speeches start off with all the right tools: great topics, fabulous speaking style, and a book with a lot of buzz. Their book and publicity get people to take their call, but their conversations cause them to lose the speaking engagement. Any expert who wants big speaking fees has to be adept at handling three conversations in the sales process. You just know that you’re going to speak to this group.

Buyer 43

Why you need to take every speaking opportunity

Speak Schmeak

The topic wasn't new; it's a module that I usually teach as part of my Shake Up Your Speaking retreat. As I started speaking, I came to the slow realization that my notes looked nothing like the slides I was clicking through. It's your time now , to say YES to speaking opportunities.

2017 176

Eight Steps to Getting Speaking Engagements : MarketingProfs Articles

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

Home Marketing Resources Online Seminars Conferences Research Store Members Only Forum Blog Jobs Resources Home How-to Articles Case Studies Online Seminars Downloads Quick Reads Daily Chirp (0) items My Cart Email Print Save Text: A A Eight Steps to Getting Speaking Engagements by Steve Markman Published on October 28, 2003 Marketing and PR efforts should be in the forefront of your organization, especially in todays competitive climate and the uncertain economy.

Lose the Grocery List

Kate's Voice

…and every statement is spoken with “up-speak?” This approach is attributed to Aristotle, minus the up-speak, who said, “Tell them what you will tell them, tell them, […]. Content Public Speaking engagement practicing presentations public speaking tips storytelling

Marketing Through Speaking Engagements - Nolo's Legal Marketing Blawg

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

Nolos Legal Marketing Blawg Published by Home Website Practice Areas Contact Us « Previous | Home | Next » Jan 14, 2009 Marketing Through Speaking Engagements Virtually every guide on marketing a law firm recommends speaking engagements as an effective way to generate clients. So thats the focus of this weeks post: How to make the most of speaking engagements to market your practice.

Thanks but no thanks: when to turn down a speaking engagement!

Nick R Thomas - A Public Speaker's Blog

Five Tips to Make Speaking Engagements Pay Off

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

);} else {document.write( );}return true;}LoadMenus(); NAME E-MAIL ZIP CODE Resources Articles Events Online Tutorial FAQs Links Article: Five Tips to Make Speaking Engagements Pay Off For Communication World, May 2003 By Vickie K. Sullivan Public speaking delivers powerful marketing opportunities. Like any other tool, public speaking works only when its done effectively. Put your speaking schedule on your Web site.

I did everything wrong

Speak Schmeak

My own experience of almost 25 years of speaking, teaching and training, plus my background in theater, my M.A. in Education, and my ongoing study and practice of the subject of public speaking are what I base my training and coaching on, and I consider myself an expert and an authority.

2016 174

Are You In For The Long Haul? Commitment Makes all the Difference

Speaker Launcher

Speaker Marketing Speaking Business Strategy Speaking Profession podcast podcasting public speaking as a business speaker industry speaking engagement speaking industryPatience. It’s not my strong suit. Is it yours? I have a few clients who want things to happen quickly.

2018 52

Come see me this weekend in Santa Barbara!

Speak Schmeak

On Monday, March 10, I''ll be speaking at workzones in Paseo Nuevo. The topic is " Speak to Engage: Make your Presentations Meaningful and Memorable. " Fun Stuff General Comments Speaking Engagements Sneak peek at what''s in my Speakers Survival Kit!

2014 130

Take every opportunity to be uncomfortable

Speak Schmeak

Preparation Video Public Speaking Anxiety The Business of Speaking Taking Risks Speaking Engagements

2013 137

Getting and keeping the audience's attention - interview

Speak Schmeak

Engaging the Audience Pet Peeves Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Interviews Mehrabian Speaking EngagementsIf you missed my interview by Sharyn Abbott on August 31, you can listen here. We talked about how to get and keep the audience's attention. among other things. It's about an hour long. Listen to internet radio with VoARadio on Blog Talk Radio.

2012 102

Want to build confidence muscles? Listen to my interview!

Speak Schmeak

Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Public Speaking Anxiety Resources Speaking EngagementsDon't miss my interview on Thursday with Debbi Dickinson of The Professional Woman's Virtual Summit.

2012 130

So many great learning opportunities -- Join me!

Speak Schmeak

My presentation is on September 30 , on audience engagement, and this is not a presentation that you will ever see online or for this low price, as it''s reserved for corporate and conference clients. Speak to Engage: 7 Step Shortcut to Public Success is coming!

2014 130

Will you meet me on the East Coast this September?

Speak Schmeak

Since I rarely get to the East Coast, I thought I would take the opportunity to schedule some speaking/training or coaching appointments while I'm there. Here's a link to my speaking page with more information. Here I come!

Will you meet me on the East Coast this September?

Speak Schmeak

Since I rarely get to the East Coast, I thought I would take the opportunity to schedule some speaking/training or coaching appointments while I'm there. Here's a link to my speaking page with more information. Here I come!

[Quick public speaking tip] Who cares?

Pivotal Public Speaking

What about your speaking success? audience in public speaking public speaking engagementWho cares? Do you? Does your audience? Do you care about that? If you care about being successful, you are going to have to consider your audience. Success is all about them. Consider your audience if you want to be successful. Show them you care. They have to feel that [.].

2016 43

Reminder: One day left to sign up for my free teleseminar

Speak Schmeak

There's one more day to sign up for my free teleseminar, " 3 Surefire Ways to Glue Your Audience to Their Seats Without Krazy Glue, Hot Glue or Mod Podge! " * Do you always feel like you're not prepared enough when you speak? *

2012 130

Hi, my name is Lisa. I'm a paranoid preparer.

Speak Schmeak

I've been behind on blogging this week as I'm finishing up projects and prepping to travel to the World Tea Expo on Friday, speaking on Saturday about business networking. This can be a bummer for women, because we don't always want to wear an outfit with pockets or waistbands when we speak.

Only 4 days left to register for public speaking group coaching in Santa Barbara!

Speak Schmeak

A recent Wall Street Journal article highlighted successful entrepreneurs who discovered that improving their public speaking skills enabled them to gain more clients and grow their businesses. News General Comments Resources Speaking Engagements

2010 130

Only 4 days left to register for public speaking group coaching in Santa Barbara!

Speak Schmeak

A recent Wall Street Journal article highlighted successful entrepreneurs who discovered that improving their public speaking skills enabled them to gain more clients and grow their businesses. Tags: News General Comments Resources Speaking Engagements

2010 130

Meet me in Las Vegas, October 9-10!

Speak Schmeak

Training Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Public Speaking Anxiety Fun Stuff General Comments PowerPoint Speaking Engagements

Meet me in Las Vegas, October 9-10!

Speak Schmeak

Training Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Public Speaking Anxiety Fun Stuff General Comments PowerPoint Speaking Engagements

Hi, my name is Lisa. I'm a paranoid preparer.

Speak Schmeak

I've been behind on blogging this week as I'm finishing up projects and prepping to travel to the World Tea Expo on Friday, speaking on Saturday about business networking. This can be a bummer for women, because we don't always want to wear an outfit with pockets or waistbands when we speak.

Webinar reminder: Promote your business without sounding like a commercial

Speak Schmeak

How do you promote your business through public speaking -- without sounding like a commercial? News General Comments Speaking EngagementsSign up now ! Come to my webinar next Tuesday, April 6, at 10 a.m. pacific, and find out! Registration is just $29 -- this is a STEAL, peeps!

Webinar reminder: Promote your business without sounding like a commercial

Speak Schmeak

How do you promote your business through public speaking -- without sounding like a commercial? Tags: News General Comments Speaking Engagements Sign up now ! Come to my webinar next Tuesday, April 6, at 10 a.m. pacific, and find out! Registration is just $29 -- this is a STEAL, peeps!

What's the relationship between confidence and nervousness?

Speak Schmeak

Last week, I gave a 10-minute presentation based on some of the challenges in my 12 Speaking Challenges for 2012 program. This is a group I speak in front of regularly, and I'm frequently trying out new material on them.) Speakers Public Speaking Anxiety Speaking Engagements

2012 137

New audio clips on my website

Speak Schmeak

Tags: News Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Speaking Engagements

2007 130

Build your confidence with The Confidence Course!

Speak Schmeak

Starting in September, I will be running a six-week class in Santa Barbara with local vocal coach and opera singer Carol Ann Manzi that will cover all aspects of presenting yourself effectively, whether in interviews, public speaking engagements, networking events or other one-on-one or group presentation opportunities. News General Comments Resources Speaking Engagements

2009 100

Build your confidence with The Confidence Course!

Speak Schmeak

Starting in September, I will be running a six-week class in Santa Barbara with local vocal coach and opera singer Carol Ann Manzi that will cover all aspects of presenting yourself effectively, whether in interviews, public speaking engagements, networking events or other one-on-one or group presentation opportunities. Tags: News General Comments Resources Speaking Engagements

2009 100

Workshop video

Speak Schmeak

Tags: Fun Stuff General Comments Resources Speaking Engagements

2009 130

What's the relationship between confidence and nervousness?

Speak Schmeak

Last week, I gave a 10-minute presentation based on some of the challenges in my 12 Speaking Challenges for 2012 program. This is a group I speak in front of regularly, and I'm frequently trying out new material on them.) Speakers Public Speaking Anxiety Speaking Engagements

2012 130

PresentationCampLA is this Saturday!

Speak Schmeak

If you're looking for a fun, unconventional and inexpensive way to learn about public speaking, this is it! It's a great value at only $10 for a day of public speaking and presentation exploration with some amazing speakers, coaches and authors.

2009 130

PresentationCampLA is this Saturday!

Speak Schmeak

If you're looking for a fun, unconventional and inexpensive way to learn about public speaking, this is it! It's a great value at only $10 for a day of public speaking and presentation exploration with some amazing speakers, coaches and authors.

2009 130