Tag: public speaking

Top 5 Women Speakers to watch in 2021 by @KerryHeaps

We’ve compiled a list of the top 5 Women Speakers to watch in 2021, watch for these ladies coming to a stage near you! Audrey L. Walleser. This mix of Clara Allen-Beth Dutton-Cady Longmire-Elizabeth Cady Stanton-Calamity Jane & Xena is making her way onto the stage with a message of safety and disaster preparedness.  This […]

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Top 3 reasons you should DOUBLE marketing efforts for your speaking business NOW by @KerryHeaps

by Kerry Heaps  | Featured Contributor These are turbulent times, and the event industry is no exception. If you are considering halting your marketing efforts, here’s three reasons why you shouldn’t. Meeting planners are more accessible.  Even though most people are required to work from home, they are still answering emails and phone calls. After a few […]

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Would you hire you to speak? by @KerryHeaps

by Kerry Heaps  | Featured Contributor Taking inventory of how meeting planners can connect with you. Sometimes we try to protect ourselves from an onslaught of unwanted calls, emails and solicitations, however, when we place a protective shield up, it can make the process difficult for others to do business with us. After a recent […]

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Secure more stages in 2020 with these 3 Tips by @KerryHeaps

by Kerry Heaps  | Featured Contributor If you want to secure more speaking engagements this year, make sure that you are not only providing great content that solves a problem, ensure that you are helping the meeting planner make the event as successful as possible. These three tips can be implemented with very little effort […]

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I’ve applied, now what? by @KerryHeaps

by Kerry Heaps  | Featured Contributor The process of applying for speaking engagements can be tedious, and frustrating because it does have a long turnaround time for a response. I’ve compiled a few tips on how to create a follow-up system after you’ve had a conversation with a meeting planner. Keep in mind after you […]

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6 Ideas To Connect With The Audience

by Elaine Slatter Last week I was pacing up and down my kitchen rehearsing for an hour presentation on “standing out from the crowd”.  A branding talk.  My dilemma was how to connect with the audience. I had all the facts, but since I wrote a script and was trying to follow it, the delivery […]

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Top 5 ways to find PAID speaking gigs for FREE by @KerryHeaps

by Kerry Heaps  | Featured Contributor Here is a list of resources that you can use when searching for speaking engagements online. Some of these resources have an upgraded option, however I find that the free versions work just fine. When utilizing these resources, it’s important that you put together your own database, you can […]

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5 things you need PRIOR to applying for speaking engagements by @KerryHeaps

by Kerry Heaps  | Featured Contributor Almost every event that you apply to will require the five following items. Any topic that you are an expert on, you should have the following items in place. A Topic(s) that is eye catching.  The topic of your speech is very important. It’s the first thing most Meeting […]

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Want More Speaking Gigs? Do This.

If speaking is one of your must-do goals, then you need to plan now for  success. Whether you want to speak more, get paid to speak, or double your speaking fees having a solid, strategic plan will get you started on the path to achieving your ambitions.   Here’s a start on building your plan […]

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