THE ART AND BUSINESS OF SPEAKING

  • Up Your Platform Game Using Content and Technology

    No matter how good you are on the platform, there’s always room for improvement. By taking full adva...

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  • On the Contrary

    My first several years as a speaker, consultant and entrepreneur were spent focusing on what everyon...

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  • 6 Tips to Reload Your Internal Database

    Backstage before a concert, you will find the professional musicians rehearsing the well-known numbe...

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  • Content Strong: How to Strategically Showcase Your Content to Build Your Brand

    After many years working with speakers, I’ve noticed a curious trend related to their content: They ...

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  • Pod Publishers: Scams and Frauds

    Authors and professional speakers have been contacted lately by organizations offering “self-publish...

    Pod Publishers: Scams and Frauds
  • 10 Tech Travel Tools Every Speaker Should Know

    Unless you’re a webinar wizard, you probably travel now and again (or all the time) for live present...

    10 Tech Travel Tools Every Speaker Should Know
  • Public Speaking Tips for Introverts

    Public speaking isn’t just an extrovert’s game. If you’re soft-spoken, here’s how to prepare for and...

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Join The Fun of Laughter Week 2018

Join The Fun of Laughter Week 2018

NSA Community Group LaughNSA is hosting a week full of unity, humor tips, and fun—all based around increasing laughter. January 8–12 is an opportunity for all NSA members who want to participate. It’s a great time to re-energize for the new year! To ...

Don’t Miss Influence 2018

Don’t Miss Influence 2018

Are You Ready for Influence 2018? Corey Perlman and Jill Schiefelbein (aka Neo and Trinity), Influence 2018 co-chairs, took to the main stage at last summer’s Influence 2017 to build excitement about this year’s big event, which will take place July ...

How Four Scored: Four NSA Legends Share Golden Nuggets for Generating a 7-figure income

How Four Scored: Four NSA Legends Share Golden Nuggets for Generating a 7-figure income

Remember being that new professional speaker with big dreams to change the world with your message? Then you wondered how you would promote yourself, get booked, run your business and hire support? Well, Four NSA CPAEs experienced those thoughts and feelings 25-plus years ago and created impressive speaking empires. Check out the words of wisdom fr...

Clearing the Decks

Clearing the Decks

How do busy professionals find the time to write their books? I recently spoke with Steve Bustin, a speaker colleague from Brighton in the United Kingdom. I learned from Facebook that he had written his book in one week, so I had to talk with him to ...

International Travel

Savvy Traveling

International travel can be an exciting experience when we are invited to speak in other countries. We are often asked what to think about when traveling and speaking overseas. Here’s a quick checklist of things to consider before, during, and after ...

Announcing NSA’s New CEO

Announcing NSA’s New CEO

In April 2017, NSA’s long-serving and respected CEO, Stacy Tetschner, accepted a new position with the United Motorcoach Association. With interim CEO Chris Packard at the helm, the NSA Executive Committee began a national search for NSA’s next CEO. ...

The Picture of Success

The Picture of Success

I interviewed five fabulous speakers on how they use Instagram for their business. Not too surprising, they had five completely different strategies for how they use the app and how they determine results. There were two consistent messages in the in...