An article published a few years ago by Cairncroft Management (run by Sean O’Dea) did a thorough assessment of how speakers got booked. Although the social media stat has likely increased, the rest of the stats are valid today. How Speakers Get Booked From Recommendations by peers … Continue reading STATS ON SPEAKERS GETTING BOOKED
As a speaker, you’re doing what you were born to do. Much like Joan d’Arc who, as she was going off to war, said “I’m not afraid. God is always with me. I was born for this.” The challenge ahead of you is not life-threatening and yet….it matters. A lot. Many people, instead of marching… Continue reading YOU WERE BORN FOR THIS
Your business is not sustainable if it’s based on one-offs. That’s true for bureaus as well. If you’re constantly searching for bookings with new organizations, it’s time to strengthen your repeat business strategy. Otherwise, your outreach is based on search and rescue! Some of the speakers we represent constantly get asked back or referred to… Continue reading GET MORE REFERRAL BOOKINGS
You’re priceless, I know, but seriously, how do you evaluate your worth in a marketplace that has its own peculiar measuring tool; one that varies from region to region? Do you let the market put a price tag on you? Or create your own and stick to it? The answer, of course, is both, unless… Continue reading KNOW YOUR TRUE VALUE
Has your income increased so far this year? Why not challenge yourself to double it in the next 90 days? If you live in an industrialized country, you have enormous opportunities, some that you’re not taking advantage of. We all get used to same-old, same-old until that becomes our norm. That norm diminishes over time… Continue reading I DOUBLE DARE YOU!
I’m amazed by how many speakers forgot something essential to their success – speakers with the intellectual capital and timely topics to make a big impact in the speaking world (with commensurate fees) who have what the market needs and a history of delivering on their promise. Yet there’s missing a platform and I can’t… Continue reading DID YOU FORGET SOMETHING?
Jeremiah Brown is not like other inspirational speakers. He’s a highly uplifting motivational speaker whose message is lasting. He gets rave reviews from clients because he inspires people to reconsider how they’re spending their time and effort and shows them the power of focusing on and accomplishing what matters most. Jeremiah, otherwise known as the… Continue reading ABOUT JEREMIAH BROWN
Chris Mathers worked undercover for the RCMP, the US Drug Enforcement Administration, and the U. S. Customs Service. Audiences are fascinated with his journey into the underworld and what he learned during his often hair-raising experiences. As an author, professional speaker, and trainer, Chris wrote a book about Money Laundering and became the President of… Continue reading ABOUT CHRIS MATHERS
I’m amazed by how many speakers forgot something essential to their success – speakers with the intellectual capital and timely topics to make a big impact in the speaking world (with commensurate fees) who have what the market needs and a history of delivering on their promise. Yet there’s missing a platform and I can’t… Continue reading HAVE A COMPELLING PLATFORM
There are many moving parts involved in organizing an event. Finding the right speaker is essential. With years of experience in the speaking world, I know who looks good on paper and who really delivers. It’s not hard to create a flashy profile and website. It’s less common, though, for speakers to promote themselves well… Continue reading THE PERFECT MATCH