How about … to change lives … to sell truckloads of books … to make money … to go places you never thought you would … to make a difference … to have fun.
Did you know that for authors, speaking is the #1 way to sell thousands of books? You’ve written a book, you KNOW the content, and you are passionate about the topic/message. NOW, go share it.
In How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech, you will learn:
How to pitch to the decision maker.
How to move from “free” to “fee.”
How to identify your key points and create stories to engage your audience.
How to hook an audience within the first few minutes of your presentation.
How to create a closing that delivers the “buzz” factor.
How to discover sponsors and secure them.
How to market your speech to meeting planners.
JUDITH BRILES is The Book Shepherd®, working with beginning and already published authors for over two decades. She’s knowledgeable and entertaining.
Her 37 books have been translated to 16 languages; sold a combined 1,000,000 in copies and generated in excess of $5,000,000 in revenues from combined book sales and speaking fees. Judith knows publishing inside and out from both the traditional and independent sides. As an advocate for authors within her blogs, podcasts and speaking engagements. What’s her pet peeve? Two words: publishing predators.
The kiss of death for any speaker is to think that he or she can speak or any and all topics. Don't.
Narrow it down. Stick to what you know. Now what you've read about. What you have lived and and breathed. That's where you wisdom comes from--wisdom that delivers value to an audience.
How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech
The truth is: the more you niche yourself and your work; the more you “drill down” into that niche; the greater the success you have in your marketing and in the reception of your presentation.