Is Your Speaker Website Getting You Gigs?

By Jane Atkinson

Your speaker website can either do one of two things. It can get you into the “maybe” pile. Or it can eliminate you from the competition. Let me explain. A decision-maker identifies that they need a speaker. They may meet with the team to bat around ideas. They may call the speaker’s bureau. They may off-load the task to someone else and then have a meeting. Or if it’s urgent, they might just hop on […]

5 Lessons Learned Building My New Website

By Jane Atkinson

I recently launched a fully redesigned website. Since you are a business owner who has likely gone through this process once or twice before, I’m sure you can sympathize with the pain and stress I went through to bring this new project to a close. It was, to say the least, a challenge. And at moments, it was not much fun. But we made it through! For those of you who are planning to either […]

How to Build a Massive Social Following in 30 Days With Brendan Kane

By Jane Atkinson

On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are discussing how to gain followers on social media.  Joining us today is Brendan Kane, author of One Million Followers, How I Built a Massive Social Following in 30 Days.  He’s here to share his framework for leveraging digital platforms to grow your brand quickly and effectively. Brendan is a business and digital strategist for Fortune 500 corporations, brands, and celebrities.  He started his career in […]

Marie Forleo Agrees, Clear is Better Than Clever

By Jane Atkinson

Don’t you love it when someone you admire reinforces one of your ideas? For years, I’ve been talking to my clients about how to make their websites clearer. I’ve also been saying that “clear is more important than clever” when it comes to the copywriting, the promise statement and your tab names. Well, I just watched a webinar by Marie Forleo, who I think has some terrific ideas for business owners and she reinforced this […]

Why Aren’t You Getting Booked More?

By Jane Atkinson

Whenever we do a survey of our clients, the same results come back time and time again. Speakers say they don’t get booked enough. So, what might be the cause? Let’s explore a few key areas to get your ideas flowing and taking action in the right direction. 1. THE PRODUCT– Whenever my clients aren’t getting enough business, we take a look at how good the speech really is – like really. Not what people […]