Get your Speaking Business off the Ground as a Side Gig with Alex Swire-Clark

By Jane Atkinson

Have you been struggling to get your speaking business started while still working your “regular job”?  Today on the Wealthy Speaker Show, we welcome Alex Swire-Clark who is here to talk with us about balancing it all…work, speaking, and family, while creating the speaking business of your dreams.    

Alex Swire-Clark is an emotional intelligence expert, author, and award-winning speaker and has been providing dynamic tools for improving communication to audiences around the country. He uses the powerful concepts from his presentation to recruit, build, and lead successful virtual teams all over the US.  Prior to running his company, Alex spent eight years as a transformative educator, having graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He earned his B.A. in Education from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, having received a full scholarship in the North Carolina Teaching Fellows Program. 

It can’t just be about facts and it can’t just be about fluff, it has to be a balance of both.” ~ Alex Swire-Clark

Listen to the podcast below:

Highlights you won’t want to miss:

  •     The cliff notes of Alex’s journey.  [1:30]
  •     The key to getting started.  [5:45]
  •     Taking advantage of Vistage.  [11:00]
  •     Balancing fun and business in your keynote.  [15:20]
  •     Making your speech your superpower.  [18:15]

The upstate of South Carolina is home for Alex, his wife and their 5 kids.  When not performing his CEO duties, speaking, and being a husband and Dad, Alex has served as Captain of the east coast’s most well-known Scenario Paintball Team, Capital Offense.  He has worked with companies/organizations such as Make-A-Wish SC, Tenet Health, and Vistage International.

If you’re working hard to create a successful speaking business while making time for your work and home life, you simply can’t afford to miss this episode!

I hope you’ll download and learn.

Podcast Resources:

Alex’s website:  https://www.alexswire-clark.com/

Alex’s podcast:  https://www.alexswire-clark.com/about/podcast/

Wealthy Speaker 2.0:  https://www.speakerlauncher.com/bookstore/

Vistage:  https://www.vistage.com/


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