22
Nov

30 Tips For Better Speaking From 30 Meeting Planners

The Speak Off is consistently one of the highlights of Reach Academy Live. It gives 40 speakers the opportunity to compete and get their message in front of the entire audience. The winner of the Speak Off gets a guaranteed speaking gig, but the true value comes from the process of the competition and the …

25
Oct

Powerful Speaking Techniques From Three World-Class Talks

When we watch outstanding public speakers do what they do best, it often seems that most of what they do comes quite naturally and effortlessly. In actuality, even the most gifted public speakers are extremely practiced in techniques that all speakers, from beginners to pros, can benefit from. In this post we’ll examine 3 particularly …

13
Oct

Storytelling Secret Weapons – How To Create A BHAG

BHAG stands for Big Hairy Audacious Goal. It represents the impact you want to make on the world through your business. It’s the future that you are manufacturing day by day with the work you’re doing.

5
Oct

Storytelling Secret Weapons – A Proprietary Process

Your proprietary process is your “secret recipe” for how you get results for your customer. It’s a narrative for you to communicate the “what” and “how” behind the results you bring people.

22
Sep

How LaVonna Roth Lands Stages With Confidence And Focus

LaVonna Roth is the creator of Ignite Your S.H.I.N.E.®, an organization that is making an impact in education and corporate settings throughout the United States, particularly amongst women. Previously a teacher for 10 years, Roth used to lack the confidence necessary to speak in front of others. When she was asked to train other employees …

18
Sep

10 Steps To Book Your First 10 Stages This Month

Your first 10 stages are crucial for building your speaking career. There will be extra challenges landing stages when you first start out because you need to learn how to work with meeting planners, and you need to build up some social proof and promotional materials with these first stages.

In this post, we’ll share some quick action steps you can take to land your first speaking gigs, test out your talk and build out some social proof.

11
Sep

The Anatomy Of A Great Speaker Page

A speaker page is essential for anyone looking to land stages and grow their business with speaking.

But what exactly do you need on your speaker page to make yourself irresistible to meeting planners?

27
May

Key Takeaways from Reach Academy Live – Day 3

Day 3 of Reach Academy Live focused on creating a business and offers that make it possible to create much more value from the stages you land.

25
May

Key Takeaways from Reach Academy Live – Day 2

Day 2 at Reach Academy Live was all about stages. This is where Pete Vargas is truly in his element. The focus of all the discussion and topics was how to get on more stages and find the stages that are the most lucrative for you.

24
May

Key Takeaways From Reach Academy Live – Day 1

The first day at Reach Academy Live was focused on storytelling. Story is an essential tool for speakers to master, not only for speaking from the stage, but for helping them relate to their customers, the work they do and themselves.

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