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Category Archives: Tell Your Story

Yoda or Luke: The Key to Effective Storytelling that Gets You Booked to Speak

  As a speaker, are you more like Yoda or Luke? Are you more Katniss or Haymitch? Are you more Dumbledore or Harry Potter? Why do I ask? We’ve all heard the advice “Share your soul-stirring story.” Many speaking experts tell you that the  key to building a successful speaking business is your story. You’re […]

Take Your Speech from “That’s entertaining” to “How can I hire you?”: Tracey Warren Case Study

Does this sound like you? Me:  “Tracey, why don’t you tell me a little bit about your speaking career before we worked together?” Tracey: “First of all, calling it a career is very generous of you.” Although most of my clients, just like you and Tracey, wouldn’t lead with describing themselves as having a speaking […]

3 Steps to Create A Speech that Stands Out

  If you feel like you’re spinning your wheels a la Wile E. Coyote without any forward momentum on the road to being a paid speaker, I think it’s time for you to learn my little secret for speaking success. It’s the magic elixir to catapult you past the other speakers in your industry to […]

Is there a book lurking in your speech?

Speakers ask me all the time if “Do I need a book to be a successful speaker?” I get why they ask. Books are a lot of work, right? Hours locked in a room, toiling away at your computer to develop your SFD (shitty first draft…thanks Anne Lamott for that term). You feel like it […]

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