Posts Categorized: Speaking

How To Structure Your Message

When designing a killer presentation, you will want to structure it in a particular way that allows the audience to absorb and retain your message. Consider the following as you assess every segment of your presentation:   CONTEXTUALIZE Consider where you are in the presentation. Where are you going from there? How does this segment… Read more »

How To Mess It Up And Keep Going

His palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy There’s vomit on his sweater already, mom’s spaghetti He’s nervous, but on the surface he looks calm and ready to drop bombs, But he keeps on forgetting what he wrote down, The whole crowd goes so loud He opens his mouth, but the words won’t come… Read more »

How to Land Big Speaking Gigs

So you’re a great speaker and you have an amazing message to share with the world. But no one is knocking on your door and begging you to talk at their conference. So instead of waiting for the opportunity to come knocking, how about you try these simple ideas and go out and get some… Read more »

3 Simple Ways to Make Money Speaking

There are many ways to be paid as a professional speaker. As they say, “Stage time is wealth time”. But how does one go about it? Well, here are a few ideas for you.   Get Paid To Speak. This involves networking and knowing people who need speakers. You can ask people if they need… Read more »

5 Steps to Stop Treading Water and Start Making Progress

Even though you’re busy, you might not be making progress. Progress is determined by results. If you are getting a result that is moving you forwards, that is progression.   Follow these 5 steps to start making progress.     1)    Where are you right now?   Take stock of your current situation. Look at… Read more »

10 Secrets of Incredible Leaders

“A leader is a dealer in hope.”  - Napoleon Bonaparte   The purpose of being a leader is to inspire others to get a particular outcome. The others form together in a team and are the most important element of a business - and so the leader must lead. This is how the best do… Read more »

Stuck? How to get your mojo back!

  Life is like a bareknuckle boxing match with Mickey the Pikey from the movie “Snatch” – You’re guaranteed to get knocked down. How do you like those “dags”? When you have been knocked down in any area of life (be that relationships, health, business etc.), the only way to get up is to get… Read more »