The Things Nobody Tells You About Speaking with Grant Baldwin

By Jane Atkinson

Today we are taking a deep dive into some things that are rarely discussed before going into the speaking business.  I am joined by Grant Baldwin who is a nationally known speaker, podcaster, and author who has helped thousands of people start and build their own speaking business through his Booked and Paid to Speak Training Course. Grant and I have both worked for many years training speakers on how to build a profitable and […]

[Podcast] How Do I Find an Agent or Hire a Coach?

By Jane Atkinson

Each episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast features a guest star in the speaking industry…someone who is ready to share knowledge about their specific area of expertise, whether it is marketing your speaking business, booking more gigs, perfecting your presentation, or something else. This week I decided to try something a little different. The featured expert in Episode 54 is none other than myself! In Episode 54 of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, I share wisdom […]

When Celebrity Trumps Style: Can High Profile Speakers Do No Wrong?

By Jane Atkinson

(Note: the use of the word “trump” in the title is in no way pertaining to any political candidate!) Sometimes you will find a speaker who is loved by audiences simply because of his or her bio, accomplishments or celebrity status. These celebrity speakers obviously have something great going for them, but I think even they could use an occasional tune-up. Here are a few examples from my career, along with five tips on how to […]

Kick It Into High Gear This Summer

By Jane Atkinson

You’ve heard me talking about my new course and now I want to officially launch it to you. We’ll be taking new registrations for the next session of 8 Weeks to Business Acceleration until Monday, August 3rd. Check out all the details HERE and drop me a line if you have any questions. [Tweet “#Speakers accelerate & position yourself as an expert to get paid what you are worth in just 8 weeks!!”] Our program is considered a […]