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 […]

THE FUTURE IS PERSONAL

Do you have 5,000 friends on Facebook, 20,000 followers on your business page, 10,000 LinkedIn connections and yet, these ‘leads’ are not converting into money in your pocket? Gina Schreck is the Founder of SocialKNX  & DYI.social. Co-founder of 4 kids from Littleton, Colorado. She is a social media guru that rocked our world at […]

BE THE GIFT

Be the Best Gift this Holiday Season. Choose to give the best of yourself to your loved ones. BE a great friend, a great spouse, a great parent. Listen to them. Use their name when talking to them. Smile. Make them feel good. Give genuine compliments. Find something you like about them and share it. Make […]

HATE IT OR LOVE IT!

As I was sitting in the living room handwriting my Christmas Cards, (yes, I like the old-fashioned way), I got suddenly overwhelmed when I looked at the pile of blank cards. I felt like I did not ‘have time’ for Christmas this year. Like I have a choice. It’s happening anyway, whether I get on […]