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“Then he told them, ‘As you go into all the world, proclaim the gospel to everyone.’” ~ Mark 16:15 (ISV) When Jesus left this earthly realm, he gave a command to his followers. As a Christian, we are His followers … Continue reading →
Let’s Talk About Your Speaking Demo Video You get one opportunity — ONE — to show an event planner who you are, what you do, how you do it, what your core message is, and who it is you’re trying to … Continue reading →
The end of an era. Billy Graham crossed the River on Wednesday, February 22, 2018 at the age of 99 … just 8 months before of his 100th birthday (November 7, 1918 – February 21, 2018). Known as “America’s Pastor,” Dr. … Continue reading →
Did you know the daily activities you do as a speaker (or writer) directly affect the harvest in speaking inquiries (or book sales)? As a Speaker (this applies to Writers too), every activity you do to build your business/ministry, connect … Continue reading →
One of the best rules for how to dress for speaking presentations is this…dress one step above your audience. When in doubt, or better yet, always ask the event planner what the dress code will be.
Ask questions of the event planner about what they expect. Double check about denominational views too. Don’t get caught off guard because you failed to ask enough question ahead of time. Make a list of standard questions you ask every … Continue reading →
Do not play with your hair or clothing while on stage. If your undergarments, clothes or hairstyle are uncomfortable, change them.
Cultivate the skill that your words form pictures in the minds of those listening to you speak or reading the words you’ve written in a book or a song.
The early bird catches the worm! The earlier you start your book promotion the better. Starting 90 days before the book’s release date is recommended in order to sufficiently build buzz. A solid publicity plan can take up to 12 … Continue reading →
Prepare a written interview Q&A style. Post on the Media page of your website for easy access when you start booking media interviews.
Don’t try to be all things to all people. Be content to share your highest and best message with those God has called you to reach.
Some of the most important things in life are only accomplished if we have a sense of urgency. With regard to your speaking, writing, and other communication tasks, what are the things that you did to do sooner than others? … Continue reading →