Technology & Other Fun Stuff for Speakers with Scott Klososky

By Jane Atkinson

Do you ever wonder where technology is heading and how it will affect the speaking world?  On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are joined by Scott Klososky who will share his expertise and give us a glimpse into the future to see what we can expect in technology.   Throughout his career, Scott has lived on the leading edge of technology innovation and its impact on the business world and society in […]

Why a CRM is Essential for Growing a Speaking Business

By Jane Atkinson

As a speaker looking to grow your business, you must think about building an infrastructure that will support that growth. Often this means that in place of the Excel spreadsheets, post-it notes, legal pad, or folders in your email program you have been using to manage your business, you will need to opt for more sophisticated tools and solutions. One tool every speaker should consider is a CRM, or Customer Relationship Management system. Here’s why […]

Expand Your Speaking Platform: Complimentary Webinar Recording

By Jane Atkinson

The idea of using a new technology for our webinars was a bit scary, so we didn’t tell anybody about the class. Those who saw it on social media signed up and we had a small beta testing group. I’m happy to report that the “Expand Your Platform” webinar (our first) was one of our best classes. And the technology was no problem. If you are curious, we’re now using Start Meeting. Robert Stover shared […]

Growing Pains Equal New Heights

By Jane Atkinson

As you may recall, we have been going through some transition over here at Speaker Launcher and The Wealthy Speaker University. Going through change in your business in order to kick it up a notch is not always easy. One of our big transitions is our technology platform which houses our CRM, our shopping cart and our broadcast marketing systems. They are now all under one roof with Infusionsoft. The more I work with the […]

Has Technology Got Us All Scrooged Up?

By Jane Atkinson

There’s a new show on Oprah’s network called “Kidnapped by the Kids”. The show selects parents who are so engrossed in their work that their kids have to kidnap them to get their attention. Wow, how would you like to have that wake up call? Even though I don’t have kids at home (I’m a proud step Mom and G-ma), I tried a little experiment this year where from December 15th to January 3rd, I […]