Tag Archives: writing skills

What’s The Difference? | Karen Power

I do my best thinking either standing in the shower or standing at the sink washing dishes. Maybe it has something to do with water. Today, I began thinking back on conversations I’ve had with friends, co-workers, speakers, authors, etc. … Continue reading

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Go … Into All The World … Has Never Been Easier | Karen Power

“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

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If You Are A Speaker, This Is A MUST HAVE Item | Karen Power

 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

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Memories and Reflections of Billy Graham

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

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It’s Time to Sow Seeds | Karen Power

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

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Quick Tip: What’s the Dress Code?

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.

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Quick Tip: Event Planner Questions

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

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Quick Tip: Don’t Fidget

Do not play with your hair or clothing while on stage. If your undergarments, clothes or hairstyle are uncomfortable, change them.

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Quick Tip: Form Pictures

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.

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Quick Tip: Be an Early Bird

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

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Quick Tip: Prepare Questions and Answers

Prepare a written interview Q&A style. Post on the Media page of your website for easy access when you start booking media interviews.  

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Quick Tip: Highest and Best

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.  

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