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This App Sparked my Imagination

This App Sparked my Imagination

  Oh my gosh! No Joke! This App Sparked my Imagination. I came across this app that I couldn’t put down. I’m a very creative person, and any tools or apps I can find to help embellish my creativity are welcome and embraced. The app I share today allows me to use my imagination in […]

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A New Speaker Trying to Figure it All Out

A New Speaker Trying to Figure it All Out

This blog post is inspired by a question I received from Mike, thank you Mike! Mike writes, “Bottom line: I’m a newbie and still honing my craft and trying to figure out how to make a go of this.  I’ve been speaking, as an amateur, for a long time but have decided to put more […]

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3 Steps to Capture Offline Leads

3 Steps to Capture Offline Leads

As a professional speaker, you will be in front of live audiences repeatedly. Whether it’s a free talk at your local Rotary, or a paid keynote in front of thousands of people, you need ways to capture leads so that you can get people onto your email list, send them newsletters, product or event announcements, […]

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Cashing in as a contingency speaker

What is a contingency speaker and how do I promote myself as one? A contingency speaker is a “backup” for an event by the planner or other hiring party in case a speaker is a no-show, or cancels due to an emergency or sickness. If the planner is empty-handed for an important speaking slot, it […]

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