Speak So Others Listen

Speak So Others Listen

Do you sometimes feel like talking to a wall? Like nobody is listening or paying attention? If you wonder how you could speak more powerfully so your kids clean their rooms, your partner takes out the rubbish and your boss considers you for a pay rise, try out the...

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How Do I Get MORE Speaking Gigs

How Do I Get MORE Speaking Gigs

"If it's BOTH - terrifying and amazing - then you should definitely pursue it." This post won't get you over the fear of public speaking, only training, practice and experience will BUT it will help you getting started. THE ONE question I hear most from speakers...

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How to Land a Game-Changing Speaking Gig

How to Land a Game-Changing Speaking Gig

We had TEDx Clapham curator Alex Merry on our stage this month. Enjoy Alex's words of wisdom and let us know as soon as you land you FIRST or NEXT game-changing speaking gig. Alex Merry: Want to share your story on stage? Think again! Last night I was invited to give...

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How To Get Started With Speaking Gigs in London

How To Get Started With Speaking Gigs in London

It’s Annik from PONY Express Speakers, coming to you from the stunning co-working space, WeWork, Tower Bridge. Today, I want to talk about an experience I had at one of our events that are part our 6-month Speaking Accelerator. It was all about storytelling and...

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How Do I Get On A TEDx Stage?

How Do I Get On A TEDx Stage?

I hear it on a weekly basis, the question: 'How do I get on a TEDx stage?' Well, SPEAKER Express member Lizzy has done it (and some other members too BUT Lizzy is the only one who wrote about her experience). Pay close attention to the 'clucking like a chicken' bit...

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Fu*k Perfection

Fu*k Perfection

Boldness is a way to becoming MORE of yourself by deciding to be DONE with bending over backwards for EVERYONE! I always say: 'No matter who you are and what you do, there will ALWAYS be someone who won't like what you say, the way you say it and sometimes even your...

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How It All Started – Two Years of Speaking Without Limits

How It All Started – Two Years of Speaking Without Limits

Two years ago, back in May 2011 – a pub in Islington, twenty people in the audience, three speakers – three judges, the ‘getting your heart racing’ Impromptus and PONY Express Speakers Club was born. It’s our BIRTHDAY this month – two years of PONY Express – two years...

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