“Make Yourself a Master of the Platform Now”

December 12, 2013

  Make Yourself a Master of the Platform Now Discover these strategies: Deliver more value and delight to every audience _______________________________ 1. Start by crafting a compelling session description for the Conference Brochure: When you’re hired to speak or educate at a conference, you are virtually always asked to write your own session description for [...]

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The Power of Your Presence

November 18, 2013

  “The Power of Your Presence” The towering significance of your presence, your state of being and your words on your audiences: There they are. All 50 of them. All 500 of them. Or all 5000 of them. Or all 50,000 of them. Your audience sits yearning for your words. Looking at you. Waiting for [...]

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How to Create a Wow Audience Experience

October 18, 2013

How To Create a WOW! Audience Experience Engage these breathtaking techniques that boost your delivery to star quality now! Your preparation: 1. Get plenty of sleep,  Breathe deeply.  Groom yourself flawlessly.  Look your sparkling best.  Breathe from your belly.  Walk in like the matador you are, tall and proud.  Inhale deeply——all the way down to [...]

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“Do You Engage Your Divine Spark as You Speak”

September 24, 2013

The what, the how and the wow of your speaking business breakthrough 1. The What: What makes the difference between speakers? Some, only a few, soar to recognition and demand for their services. Most struggle and sweat, just getting by.   I call the difference the divine spark. It’s an ineffable essence emanating from the [...]

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How Your Core Values Magnetize Bookings

August 28, 2013

  How Your Core Values Magnetize Bookings   Every great speaker was once a neophyte. Nido Qubein got off the boat without a word of English. Bill Gove hustled product for 3M corporation. Rosita Perez was a social worker. How did they, and hundreds of other successful experts who speak, rise from obscurity to success [...]

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Do You Engage These Sabot Secrets to Spark Your Gigs

August 12, 2013

In this article you see how to engage the winds and tides of your life to propel yourself from where you are as an aspiring public speaker to anywhere you please: The twin engine Chris Craft tears along about 20 feet away on my port side. I am wide-eyed, fascinated by its sleek lines and [...]

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Do You Reveal Your True Magnificence to Your Audiences This Way

July 9, 2013

Do You Reveal Your True Magnificence To Your Audience This Way In this article you see the secret sauce that enlivens your impact on your audiences. You harvest 7 strategic actions. These actions, wisely engaged, yield you a magnificent public persona that raises your perceived market value as a paid speaker. Every outstanding achievement starts [...]

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On Being a Master

June 25, 2013

“On Being a Master” The Divine Key Faith leaders since the beginning of time tell you they have the way. The way to heaven, the way to forgiveness of your sins, the way to the holy grail, the way to immortality. This is their attitude. Do not allow it to be yours. And always, as [...]

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“Got Gigs?”

June 18, 2013

  Got Gigs? 11 savvy actions to take now——in today’s new realities ——to protect and to build your speaking business “Tough times don’t last. Tough people do!” So said Robert Schuller. This issue is for tough people. Readers who are determined to engage today’s new realities to get more bookings at higher fees starting tomorrow. [...]

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“Being in the Speaking Business”

June 11, 2013

  “Being In The Speaking Business” 1. We’re talkin’ about being, your state of being, your beingness as you stand before your audience. “It’s not what you’re saying, it’s who you’re being.” This was the theme of the very first Inner Circle Boot Camp that I created and hosted in December 1997. 2. It’s not [...]

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