How To Tame the Gremlins Holding You Back with Rick Carson

By Jane Atkinson

We all have that inner voice that tells us we’re not good enough, smart enough, or worthy of what we desire in this life.  On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Show, we are so fortunate to welcome Rick Carson who will discuss those nasty little “Gremlins” and how to banish them from our thoughts to create the world that we dream of. For nearly five decades, Rick has been a practicing psychotherapist, personal/executive coach, […]

Speaking Business Success Strategies Part II: The Rising Superstar (or Intermediate Speaker)

By Jane Atkinson

Last week we started our series on speaking business success strategies that will help you weave your way through the more challenging times in a speaking business. Part I of our series focused on the Emerging Speaker. This week we are focusing on the Rising Superstars or Intermediate Speaker, and the challenges they commonly face and strategies to help. And for you who are emerging speakers, take notes for the future. The Rising Superstar, or […]

Do You Suffer From FOMO?

By Jane Atkinson

FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out We’ve all felt it at one point in time – FOMO. There was that conference that you weren’t able to get to, that all of your speaker buddies were attending. There is this new technology that you just don’t seem to have time to figure out. But I’d like to beg the question, do you really need to? Do you need to hop on every single technology or new idea […]

Get Paid to Speak: 3 Keys to Getting Started

By Jane Atkinson

Many of our blog posts are for people who speak for a living. However, what if you are just getting started? Here are a few key ideas for those of you who have a desire to become a professional speaker and need to know the first steps to get started. For you seasoned speakers, these ideas can be used as a refresher checklist and something to share with emerging speakers who reach to you for help. Pick […]

5 Strategies for Overcoming Setbacks in Your Business

By Jane Atkinson

Have you ever had a moment in your career that you thought was going to sink the ship? Last week I was talking to a speaker friend named John who confided in me a recent setback. He started the conversation with, “Jane, I had a bomb!” He had been asked to do a multi-gig webinar for a client. The webinars were fairly lengthy, so he prepared some of the material but thought “that is good […]