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Build Your Audience through Professional Speaking

Build Your Audience through Professional Speaking

Though it may be among people’s top fears, speaking has many advantages. As the featured speaker at an event, conference, or meeting, you are perceived as the ultimate authority in the room. Speakers have a tremendous amount of influence with an audience, which removes a great barrier from purchasing your services. Speaking also allows you […]

The Basics of Breaking into Professional Speaking

The Basics of Breaking into Professional Speaking

At some point in your author career, you will likely be invited to speak at an event. Though it may be among people’s top fears, public speaking has many advantages. As the featured speaker at an event, conference or meeting, you are perceived as the ultimate authority in the room. Speakers have a tremendous amount […]

Teleseminar: Jane Atkinson – Presentation Skills and Styles of Wealthy Speakers

Teleseminar: Jane Atkinson – Presentation Skills and Styles of Wealthy Speakers

Event Date: August 13, 2014 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST ***WE REGRET THAT THIS EVENT HAS TO BE RESCHEDULED SINCE JANE NEEDS TO ATTEND A FUNERAL ON 8/13. WE WILL GET THIS BACK ON THE CALENDAR SOON. PLEASE WATCH FOR AN UPDATE!*** Author and speaker coach Jane Atkinson will join us to discuss […]

How Authors Can Break in to Professional Speaking

How Authors Can Break in to Professional Speaking

Public speaking is always near the top of people’s worst fears. Though even the thought of talking in front of an audience might make your palms sweat and your legs buckle, there are many resources to help get you started and banish the fears and stigmas associated with it (see our “Professional Speaking Resources” post […]

5 Ways Professional Speakers Can Make More Money with Books

5 Ways Professional Speakers Can Make More Money with Books

If you’re a professional speaker, instructor, or lecturer, writing a book can lend credibility, raise interest in and awareness of your brand, and promote further speaking opportunities. Here are some easy ways to leverage your book. 1. Create Bundles Sell books at the back of the room at your speaking engagements. But don’t stop there. […]