2 Hacks for Your Biggest Challenges in Getting Booked to Speak

A Few Reasons Why You Aren’t Getting Booked  I have heard from hundreds of speakers on The #SpeakEasy Podcast, who share their stories on the #OurVoiceMatters Blog and even clients who say that they aren’t getting the speaking opportunities they really want. It’s odd because there are so many opportunities available for speakers. That growing…

The Principles of KWANZAA are Crucial to your Speaking Business!

Learning and implementing should always be key elements in your strategy for success in any industry. No gimmicks…no cheat sheet and no easy way through it. So when one of my team members mentioned that today was the first day of KWANZAA I made a confession and a commitment. Confession: I have never celebrated KWANZAA…

3 Ways that speakers can have the greatest impact with storytelling

The power of the story is one that has influenced cultures for generations. Whether they were handed down through word of mouth or documented with videos and pictures, they hold a significant place in the speaker toolbox. Top name speakers use this tool to build trust with audiences leading them to a call to action….

Creating a Beautiful You on the inside by Winona Thomas

    I can remember the day in July of 2013, not many days after my 43rd birthday, waiting – in fear – to hear the results of my mammogram and biopsy.  I could feel two lumps in my right breast and I allowed fear to hinder me from going to the doctor sooner.  When I received the call from my PCP, I…