Designing Your Dream Business with Peter van Stralen

By tscholes

A large part of The Wealthy Speaker philosophy is to build the business and lifestyle of your dreams.  On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are talking to a speaker who has taken that mantra to the next level and beyond!  Peter van Stralen is joining us to share his journey from a teenager with a lawn mower to living the dream everyday with his family! Peter van Stralen energizes and inspires audiences […]

5 Systems You Need to Run a More Efficient Speaking Business

By Jane Atkinson

I just realized I might be taking my own business systems for granted. The question came up, “Doesn’t everybody have templates in place to answer emails easily?” But my clients tell me that they don’t. Does it make me a freak if an efficient system gets me more excited than a fabulous piece of jewelry or handbag? If so, oh well! I’m all about getting a lot done in the smallest amount of time. And […]

Building the Business of YOUR Dreams with Dan Miller

By Jane Atkinson

We all strive to create a successful speaking business but are we truly living the life that we envision for ourselves? Today I am happy to welcome to The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, Dan Miller who joins us to talk about building YOUR ideal business model. Dan is the author of the New York Times best-selling 48 Days To The Work You Love, No More Dreaded Mondays and Wisdom meets Passion. He has been a guest […]

Speaking is a Numbers Game: 4 Tips to Boost Your Business and Get More Gigs

By Jane Atkinson

It’s true. Speaking is a numbers game. Think of it as a farmers field, you plant seeds, throw on some fertilizer (build the relationship) and after a period of time and enough seeds planted… Voila! You have a  harvest. My client, Kindra Hall, understood this right out of the gate when she entered the speaking profession, Eighteen months ago she set out a goal to send 600 emails to plant those seeds. She decided she […]

Has Technology Got Us All Scrooged Up?

By Jane Atkinson

There’s a new show on Oprah’s network called “Kidnapped by the Kids”. The show selects parents who are so engrossed in their work that their kids have to kidnap them to get their attention. Wow, how would you like to have that wake up call? Even though I don’t have kids at home (I’m a proud step Mom and G-ma), I tried a little experiment this year where from December 15th to January 3rd, I […]