The Competitive Landscape of Speaking

By Jane Atkinson

A few years ago, my very wise friend Brian Palmer of the National Speakers Bureau in Chicago said, “Clients seem to be steering away from hiring someone who describes themselves as a speaker… preferring, instead, to engage a smart person who happens to speak.” Every day more and more people are getting into the speaking game. Bloggers, authors or coaches may add speaking to their business model. Every day, executives are departing corporate life to […]