Now that I’ve been speaking as a paid professional for several years, a lot of people ask me how to become a speaker.   By no means am I an expert on this topic and there are plenty of people and organizations that provide services and content specifically to help aspiring speakers (see partial list below.)  […]


Motivational speakers have been the butt of jokes by many people, including me.  (How many motivational speakers does it take to change a light bulb?  Only one really good one if they can get the light bulb to want to change itself.) People making a living by telling other people to get off their duffs […]