How about … to change lives … to sell truckloads of books … to make money … to go places you never thought you would … to make a difference … to have fun.
Did you know that for authors, speaking is the #1 way to sell thousands of books? You’ve written a book, you KNOW the content, and you are passionate about the topic/message. NOW, go share it.
In How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech, you will learn:
How to pitch to the decision maker.
How to move from “free” to “fee.”
How to identify your key points and create stories to engage your audience.
How to hook an audience within the first few minutes of your presentation.
How to create a closing that delivers the “buzz” factor.
How to discover sponsors and secure them.
How to market your speech to meeting planners.
JUDITH BRILES is The Book Shepherd®, working with beginning and already published authors for over two decades. She’s knowledgeable and entertaining.
Her 37 books have been translated to 16 languages; sold a combined 1,000,000 in copies and generated in excess of $5,000,000 in revenues from combined book sales and speaking fees. Judith knows publishing inside and out from both the traditional and independent sides. As an advocate for authors within her blogs, podcasts and speaking engagements. What’s her pet peeve? Two words: publishing predators.
Websites are essential "must-haves" for speakers. Does yours have the elements you need to satisfy the needs of a meeting planner.
In How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech, the latest elements are included with graphics to illustrate what every speaker needs.
Outside of YOU, your website is your global business card. Most likely, it's time for a makeover.
How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech
Is your website noticeable? Does it clearly say who you are? Does it reveal what you want a meeting planner to know about you? All this and more needs to be on your website. Of course, you will have an ABOUT YOU tab. BLOG tab … but what else? If you are doing any media, add a MEDIA tab. Press releases will go in here. If you have books or other products, a STORE tab. If you have a NEWSLETTER or EZINE, add a tab as well. You need a SPEAKER tab for sure. Within the SPEAKER tab will be a variety of items that are created for the meeting planner.