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How to Get Started as a Public Speaker

If you are wondering how to get started as a public speaker, universities can be a great place to start! I had my very first speaking gig at Georgia State University more than a decade ago. How did I land my very first speaking gig? It...

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How to Get Results from Public Speaking

Public speaking has positioned me as an expert and given me extreme confidence. That's right - I didn't say I was confident before I was a speaker, I said speaking has given me confidence. Seriously, there's nothing better for your ego than a standing ovation...

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9 Tips For Pitching For Publicity

The first time I pitched myself for a media opportunity, I had no idea what I was doing. I rambled on and on, and I'm not sure the recipient had any idea what I was asking to do for them. I wasn't a public relations or...