4 Keys to Selling Profitable Virtual Speaking Engagements

By Jane Atkinson

Living in a pandemic may be one of the most bizarre, upsetting, and disruptive times we will ever live through. It has caused all of us to make major changes in our everyday lives and in our businesses. Many in my world have brilliantly transitioned to virtual work. Today, I’m sharing four keys to selling profitable virtual speaking engagements to help those of you struggling to make the transition find the same success. I’m so […]

How I Made My Dream a Reality… and You Can Too!

By Jane Atkinson

With coronavirus and all of the change in the world, it’s easy to forget about the dreams for your business and your life.  Many have been in survival mode.  Some hanging on by a thread. But what about your dream? Is now the right time to bring it back into your view?   I say, heck ya!   It certainly can’t hurt to focus on something inspiring and positive. In fact, I think it can help.  Today […]

Why Speakers Can Still Aim High This Year

By Jane Atkinson

The first five months of 2020 have challenged even the most positive person. Turn on the news, and there’s something even more disturbing than the day before. If it’s not pandemic related – more deaths and more economic fallout, it’s racial inequality leading to protests and demonstrations in neighborhoods all around. But amidst all this chaos, I’m here to tell that speakers can still aim high this year.  When we’re talking about our business, who […]

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 […]