You really MUST listen to this podcast post from NSA if you are serious about speaking professoinally. The first part is an interview with a speakers bureau out of Dallas, TX.
This is a fabulous post. It not only explains what I do and how a bureau works, but also about what many speakers do WRONG in their marketing. Those are just the first two interviews. Third is about sales. And more about NSA.
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It’s story time! Dig out your favorite story and bring them to the Storytellers Cafe’ this Thurs Jun 10 at Common Grounds – 7pm.
Do you find good ideas in a conference room? Read Seth Godin’s blog for the answer. http://ping.fm/Iwoh5
Steve Martin said, “Talking about Music is like Dancing about Architecture”
So what’s the secret to effective storytelling? Annette Kramer would say that it’s all about empathy, engagement and a narrative that has
personalization and meaning both for the storyteller and the audience. A well-crafted and well-told story with meaning will go a long way to dispense any semblance of lack of confidence, self-regarding ego or dry pomposity. The passion and meaningful context of the story will shine through. It’s a bit like skiing. To be successful you have to marry technique with self-confidence and improvisation on the hoof. Read more at http://tinyurl.com/2a36e8d
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