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5 Ways to Blow a Business Speaking Opportunity
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5 Ways to Blow a Business Speaking Opportunity

If you don't entice the audience on stage, you'll fail miserably off stage.
Jill Schiefelbein
Why You're Not (Yet) a Great Public Speaker (and 5 Things to Do About It)
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Why You're Not (Yet) a Great Public Speaker (and 5 Things to Do About It)

Ever listen to a speaker who employs a plodding pace and maddeningly steady monotone? Don't let that be you.
Morag Barrett
10 Strategies to Prepare for Speaking Engagements
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10 Strategies to Prepare for Speaking Engagements

Prepare carefully for your speech but, remember, everyone is there to see you. Let your personality show.
Rocco Baldassarre
3 Secrets to Mastering the Art of Public Speaking
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3 Secrets to Mastering the Art of Public Speaking

Learn to read the cues from the audience and adjust accordingly.
Michael Mamas
Everyone Has a Story: Here's How You Can Get Paid to Share Yours
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Everyone Has a Story: Here's How You Can Get Paid to Share Yours

If you've transformed yourself from mess to success, you might have the makings of a new career helping others as a motivational speaker.
Judy Carter
6 Success Tips From the Man Who Built a $150 Million Speaking Agency
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6 Success Tips From the Man Who Built a $150 Million Speaking Agency

Bernie Swain had no experience in his field when he quit his job and started the Washington Speakers Bureau in 1980.
Stephen J. Bronner
10 Timeless Tips for Giving Effective Presentations
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10 Timeless Tips for Giving Effective Presentations

Because public speaking shouldn't be scarier than death.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Speak Your Mind, But Know Your Facts
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Speak Your Mind, But Know Your Facts

Consider counterbalancing your freedom of speech with your right to remain silent. Both are precious.
Phil La Duke
How to Get Paid As a Speaker
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How to Get Paid As a Speaker

Why not set yourself up to get paid to share what you know?
Wendy Keller
How to Market Yourself as a Speaker
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How to Market Yourself as a Speaker

It's going to take more than a wish and a vision board to transform yourself into a successful paid speaker.
Wendy Keller
How to Get Started as a Public Speaker
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How to Get Started as a Public Speaker

If you want to start speaking, here's what you need to know to avoid wasting your time.
Wendy Keller
3 Entrepreneurial Lessons Learned From Speaking in the Dark
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3 Entrepreneurial Lessons Learned From Speaking in the Dark

You need a plan for when your plan isn't working, and then another plan for when nothing is working.
Corey Poirier
The 5 Steps to Marketing Yourself as a Speaker
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The 5 Steps to Marketing Yourself as a Speaker

Preparation, packaging, and promotion will make the difference between whether you get paid to speak or not.
Wendy Keller
Getting the Money Applause -- Even When You Have Laryngitis
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Getting the Money Applause -- Even When You Have Laryngitis

A successful speaker should deliver content that will impress, amaze and excite an audience.
Issamar Ginzberg