Archives for July 2016

Ten Things I Wish I Knew Back Then

Ten Things I Wish I Knew Back Then While I am in a constant state of running towards the next opportunity in my life, today I stop and find myself in a moment of reflection. I am standing in a moment of awe at how far I have come – in disbelief that I would […]

Why Retreats Are Good For Your Speaking Business

Story Crafting Summer Camp 2016 As you may already know, I am a big believer in working on your craft.  It amazes me how many people focus on the marketing, and how few people focus on their actual speech. The speech is our product. The speech is our best marketing. Good speakers do more than […]

How To Connect With Your Audience

Why Connection Matters In the years that I have been studying and coaching speakers, I have watched hundreds of them focus on what to say and how to say it, while leaving out the most important ingredient – the art of connection.  Standing on a stage and telling people what to do isn’t what it […]