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TED Talk: A story of survival, resilience, and hope

Presentation Zen

I''m not saying it''s technically the best TED talk ever, but it''s certainly one of my personal favorites. And Hyeonseo Lee has overcome a lot. I was.

Audition for a TED Talk: Entries due April 24

The Eloquent Woman

Then send a link to your video along with an application. Your one-minute video is due April 25, 2011 by 11:59 pm Eastern time. video TED conference

The Difference Between Good and Great

Speaker Launcher

When you’re getting 2-3 spin offs from every engagement, then you might be able to relax. Greatness. The same goes for speaking.

"Breaking Bad" - Saul Goodman will be left standing, maybe even be star of sequel

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In fact, there is a very good possibility that he will star in a spin-off.  He may be right.  " Television

Guest Blog: Lessons from Bethenny Frankel of The Real Housewives of New York City – How to Build Income

DeFinis Communications

It’s where your audience shows you the money, and it’s where all your idea-generating and influence-building pays off—literally. Got Platform?

"Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior" - Female Serial Killers, Miscreants Compellling

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A spin-off from "Criminal Minds," the program "Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior" seems to be pulling out all stops in trying to make the series work.  I'm rooting for the spin-off to make it.   For example, it imported the crackerjack IT person Penelope Garcia.  Television

"Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior" - Female Serial Killers, Miscreants Compellling

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A spin-off from "Criminal Minds," the program "Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior" seems to be pulling out all stops in trying to make the series work.  I'm rooting for the spin-off to make it.   For example, it imported the crackerjack IT person Penelope Garcia.  Television

PepsiCo w/o Pepsi - That new generation got old

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Activist PepsiCo shareholder Nelson Peltz wants the company to spin off the beverage division. John F.  He's on the money.

Are you Consciously Competent?

Speaker Launcher

You give a good speech, but it's not getting you as much spin off as it should. Conscious Competence. Say that 10 times fast!

USA Today - Can it make it financially on its own?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Gannett Company is spinning off its print businesses. Here is the coverage of this move in The New York Times. Digital runs cheap.

Power: Edward Snowden, Nelson Peltz, Carter Mario Law Firm are the new front lines

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 What is setting off the power evolution is much broader.  Also, the status quo got stale, off its game.

Current Speakers and their Books – VI: Michael Mauboussin

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  I finally tracked him down talking in a spin-off interview at an Economist conference:  [link].  I had to dig a little to find any video of Michael J. Mauboussin speaking, and that’s a shame, because he does a good job of explaining some very complicated business subjects. 

Sunday’s sound-byte: How to Create Emmy-Worthy Presentations That Set You Apart from the Competition

Pivotal Public Speaking

Everything else springs from that: referrals, spin-offs, product sales — everything. Name the three best speakers you know. Are *you* on your list? If not, are those other speakers better than you? If you ask your clients to name the three best speakers they’ve had at their meetings, are you on *their* list? public speaking

Are You Asking for the Business?

Speaker Launcher

Whether it be from the platform, or in follow up with clients, most of us are lousy at asking for the business. That’s it. Why does this work?

50 Ways to Leave Your Lover… but Only Three to Grow Your Speaking Business

Succeed Speaking

If all you offer is live speaking engagements, then of course you can still increase the value of each client engagement by securing spin-off speaking opportunities. As my dear friend Byrd Baggett says, “You’re either green and growing or ripe and rotting.&#. You can’t put it on cruise control. Raise your fees.

How Memorable is Your Speech?

Speaker Launcher

I believe this to be the key to more spin off). It’s rare that they remember the speaker’s name. link]. link]. Comment below!

Horrible historian David Starkey has also got it in for the Scots, Welsh and Irish

Max Atkinson

For Starkey himself, an important spin-off of his 'celebrity' status is that he presumably sells far more history books than most professional historians. I tweeted that I don't think he's 'bonkers' because it's difficult not to be impressed by the way he's managed to carve out a niche for himself as an all-purpose rentamouth.

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. You can just see all the spin-off business – and then reality hits. Unfortunately, many don’t get past the free-speech circuit. It happens all the time.

Claptrap 5: In the right places at the right times

Max Atkinson

Part 2: Eureka! One result of this was that some of my earliest publications had penetrated as far as the ‘A’ level syllabus. A kindred spirit?

Dear Speakers - James Duncan Davidson - James Duncan Davidson

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

I’ve even seen speakers pull a 360 spin off a few times. Attendees in the audience at eComm2009 / ©2009 James Duncan Davidson Please take off your name tag. You don’t want to go off the edge of one. It tapers off more in the corners. In any case, for whatever reason, I started posting my thoughts.