Accelerating Your Speaking Business with Kindra Hall (Part 2)

By Jane Atkinson

Kindra Hall has been a storyteller almost all of her life. Stories are the core of her focus and what she has built a profession around, both in her former corporate career and now as a professional speaker. Last March,  Kindra sat with us to discuss how she has so successfully made the transition to professional speaker and the many strategies she has used to become a highly sought-after speaker. Lucky for us, she was […]

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 […]