Posts tagged "paid speaking"

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Professional Speaker Speaking can be your best marketing strategy ever! Here are the three best ways to make money as a speaker: Speak for free, but convert a hefty percentage of every audience into customers, clients, patients or customers. How This Works: People buy from people they like and […]

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Professional Speaker Some “regular people”* speakers can attract $15,000, $25,000, even $30,000 or more for the same 45 minutes of speaking time that others are lucky get just a few hundred bucks for. * = speakers who are not celebrities, famous athletes, presidents, etc. Basically, people like you and […]

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Professional Speaker Are You Ready? The most common question beginning speakers ask me is, “How do I get someone to hire me to speak?” Honestly, the answer to that question is pretty simple: Promote Yourself. The very idea of having to promote yourself is one that makes most new […]

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Professional Speaker Want to grow your consulting business faster? Consider speaking engagements. Whether you get paid to speak or decide to speak for free, this highly effective marketing strategy can attract as many consulting engagements as you can handle. If you’re willing to stand in front of a room […]

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Professional Speaker It’s easy to find places that will let you come in and speak for free. But how do you turn public speaking into a career move – one that makes you money? There’s an unending need for knowledge in the world.  If you’ve got something to say […]

By Wendy Keller, Literary Agent and Professional Speaker Got something interesting and valuable to say? Want to share it with the world? Could speaking grow your business, your reputation or your brand? If you fancy yourself getting paid to give speeches, here are TEN important questions that will help you get your goal faster. What […]

Written by Wendy Keller So you’ve got a message you want to spread and you’ve got the moxie it takes to stand in front of a room of strangers and talk.  Now what? Some people want to become professional speakers because they want an exciting new career.  Others have a burning topic they just have […]