IS EVERYTHING READY TO GO?

Since announcing my no-dessert year. I have received emails about nutrition strategies. Here is one tip about food: The best way to stick to a plan is to have one. Decide in advance what you will be eating and prepare it ahead of time so that it is there in your environment, ready to go. There […]

SPEAK FOR FREE AND MAKE MONEY

I was all excited! I had just gotten my first ‘real’ speaking contract to speak ‘on a stage’ in front of people that were not related to me!!! As I am discussing the details of the gig, my bubble quickly got burst when the event planner asked me where to send the invoice. I actually […]

HAPPY NEW YEAR

August 1991. I had just moved out of my parents’ house to live in my own apartment to attend high school in a different city. That was when I discovered Costco. I had no idea you could buy full boxes of chocolate bars. This was a revelation I took full advantage of eating one or […]

SET UP AND MAKE MONEY WITH ONLINE PROGRAMS

David Gouthro, Moderator extraordinaire, extracted extremely valuable content from experts Shelle Rose Charvet, Rhonda Scarf and Janet Stewart on online programs. Here are my notes from this amazing session at CAPS Vancouver 2018 called: E-LEARNING AND ONLINE PROGRAMS: HOW TO SET UP RUN MAKE MONEY AND PROVIDE VALUE – PANEL DISCUSSION   SHELLE ROSE CHARVET Expert […]

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT DO’S AND DON’TS

SHELLE ROSE-CHARVET WOW! Shelle Rose Charvet is a fountain of knowledge. Entrepreneurs, if you want to develop a new product for your business, keep on reading… Her first book is an International bestseller, available in 15 languages. Most recently, she transitioned her business to two large learning projects; one for women learders and managers and […]

SPEAKER. DO YOU WANT TO WORK WITH A BUREAU?

I met the Expert Michael Kerr at CAPS Vancouver Convention 2018. Here are my notes from his intensive session: The ins, outs, ups, downs & sideways of working with Speaker Bureaus. There are about 15 in Canada. Michael is represented by about 20 bureaus around the world. Some are exclusive, some do represent free agents. He […]

DO YOU WANT TO GENERATE REPEAT BUSINESS?

I had the privilege to meet the expert Speaker Jeff Mowatt, CSP, HoF at CAPS VANCOUVER CONVENTION 2018 in December at the Westin Vancouver. Here is what he had to say on Generating Repeating Business Spinoffs and Testimonials. The Speaking Business is easy to come in and harder to stay in. Here are Jeff’s tips on […]