22
Sep

How LaVonna Roth Lands Stages With Confidence And Focus

LaVonna Roth is the creator of Ignite Your Shine, 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.

13
May

Inside the Mind of a Meeting Planner

Insights from 15 Industry Leaders on Making an Impression, Booking Stages, and Getting Invited Back Next Year Speakers are always asking us how to make a good impression with a meeting planner. How do you go from a total unknown to a booked speaker? Where should you invest your time when you’re just getting started? …

5
Apr

The Ultimate Guide To Video Email

Classic email restricts us to text, and words make up only a small portion of how we as humans communicate.

Using video in your emails is the next best thing to a face-to-face conversation. It gives you the power to convey that extra meaning and emotion in the messages you send and to put a face to your name.

23
Mar

How The Best Speakers Use Storytelling As A Business Growth Tool

The single most powerful tool to grow your business is storytelling. Ironically, in this world where technology offers us unlimited information, people are starved for true, authentic stories.

Your story is unique, and no matter who you are, you’ve got something in your story that can help people. Inside you, there is story that is relatable, shows who you are and speaks to universal emotions.

16
Mar

Unstoppable outreach strategies that cut through the noise

Entrepreneurs today are obsessed with leveraging the latest digital tool to grow their businesses. Sites like Product Hunt launch new applications daily. Every one with the promise to “double your revenue in a month” or reveal the latest “hack” to get more customers. This is especially true when it comes to outreach strategies. With all …