Punch Up Your Program with Humor with Rik Roberts

By Jane Atkinson

They say laughter is good for the soul…it’s also a great way to make your audience relax and feel more connected to you as a speaker.  On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Show, we welcome comedian Rik Roberts to share his insight on how to inject a little humor into your keynote. Rik Roberts has performed comedy full-time since 1991. He is based in Nashville, TN with a wonderful wife, two young kids and […]

[Podcast] The Message of You with a Splash of Humor with Judy Carter

By Jane Atkinson

Being funny on stage can be a tough task, but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible. “The Goddess of Comedy”, AKA, author and speaker Judy Carter shares some of her wit and wisdom when it comes to infusing speeches with a little humor. Learn why you can’t spell “message” without “mess”. Also, we’re willing to bet that you will laugh more than once during this episode. Topics Discussed: 1:50 How did Judy go from stand up […]

Keynote Speaking: It’s not Brain Surgery!

By Jane Atkinson

I just hung up from a coaching call with one of my clients who happens to be a surgeon. It got me wondering, how hard is speaking, really? It may not be brain surgery, but you really do need some skills and techniques. While prepping my next book, “The Epic Keynote: Presentation Skills and Styles of Wealthy Speakers”, I’ve come to realize that not all keynoters are created equal. In fact, some of the talent that I have enlisted to provide ideas […]