Category: 101 Tips to Successful Paid/Public Speaking

Secrets to Paid Public Speaking Success #6 (of 101) – Build a Following of 1000 True Fans

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Secrets to Paid Public Speaking Success #5 (of 101) – Build a Relationship with Your Audience Members; Always Get Your Audience Members’ Contact Info!

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Secrets to Paid/Public Speaking Success – #3 (of 101) – How to Set Your Speaking Fees

I regularly meet speakers who’ve been speaking for years – mostly speaking ocasionally – but never got paid.  Several of these speakers, spoke at annual conferences to rather large crowds, yet never got a penny for their efforts. What I found in my years of speaking is that some organizations – especially federal funded social […]

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Secrets to Paid Public Speaking Success #4 (of 101) – Shamelessly, but Subtly, Promote Your Services

To get more paid speaking engagements, make sure to let your audience know about your availability for public speaking engagements and about your coaching or other services…

During your presentation, include success stories with your coaching/consulting clients (or whatever profession you have), just to plant the seed that you are also a solo professional who’ll be able to help the audience members in person as well. ALSO mention casually that “Whenever I speak to groups….

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Secrets to Paid/Public Speaking Success – #2 [of 101] – How to Get More (or your first few) Speaking Gigs

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Secrets to Paid/Public Speaking Success – #1 [of 101] – Be Authentic

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