Moving from Frantic to Freedom in Your Speaking Business

By Jane Atkinson

The COVID-19 pandemic has allowed us to put everything that we do in our speaking business under the microscope. Oddly, this crisis has presented an opportunity for us to examine all parts of our business and evaluate what’s working and what’s not. Doing this strategically can help you move from frantic to freedom in your speaking business.  There’s this saying (I don’t know who said it) that when the tide goes out you see who’s […]

Where to Find the Money in Speaking with Jane Atkinson

By Jane Atkinson

Recently, one of my private coaching clients shared that somebody told him “there is no money in speaking”.  And I thought about that for a minute. And I’m like, what, what do you mean there’s no money in speaking? So, on this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Show, I’m gonna SHOW YOU THE MONEY! If there was no money is speaking, there wouldn’t be world renowned speakers like Joe Calloway, Ryan Estes & Brené Brown.  […]

Is Your Speaker Website Getting You Gigs?

By Jane Atkinson

Your speaker website can either do one of two things. It can get you into the “maybe” pile. Or it can eliminate you from the competition. Let me explain. A decision-maker identifies that they need a speaker. They may meet with the team to bat around ideas. They may call the speaker’s bureau. They may off-load the task to someone else and then have a meeting. Or if it’s urgent, they might just hop on […]

Feeling Stuck? Remember Your Resilience!

By Jane Atkinson

On my way to the cottage last week, I was binge-listening podcasts. With 3 hours in the car, you want to make it productive, right?  I stumbled across Marie Forleo’s speech “Everything is Figureoutable” on Super Soul Sundays with Oprah, so I gave it a listen on the drive. It was a terrific message about having the resilience and finding ways to make things work, even when it’s not looking good. That got me thinking […]

What Are You Devoted To?

By Jane Atkinson

Devotion can come in different forms. When it comes to business, where do you devote your time and energy? And is that devotion paying off? These past few months, I’ve been devoted to putting together a program for speakers like nothing else available in the speaking world. It’s designed to help people just like you move towards, and achieve, your dream speaking business. Have you got a clear vision of what that business looks like? […]