Category: Speak to Grow Your Business

Here Are The FIVE Golden Rules Of Authenticity

…..adding with a little wink knowing that nothing worth truly embracing is summed up in only FIVE rules. A couple of years back we had Nick Bolton on the Speaker Express stage – founder of Animas Institute, adventurer and authenticity guru. We love Nick’s wisdom. What does the word authenticity mean and how does one become more authentic? […]

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Speaking Business Models – 10 Ways to Monetise Your Speaking

Let’s talk Business Models: There are 10 different business models you can use to make money as a speaker [well, there are more . but let’s focus on 10 here]. This article will help you understand a range of opportunities that you may already be familiar with and probably some that you haven’t explored yet. […]

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Little Script to Ask for Speaking Gigs

If you want to get on stage more often, use this ‘SECRET ingredient’ – something only a few people know and do. The SECRET ingredient is: TO ASK! …and of course add value. DON’T WAIT and don’t think it’s easy! Create opportunities. Be proactive. Take action to expand your circle of influence! RESEARCH groups and […]

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How To Find Your Message & Meaning

SOMETIMES people say: ‘…once I have found my message I will start speaking’ or ‘…I have worked through processes to find my message but nothing came out of it’. Here are our thoughts on this: ‘We get old and die but in between we need some meaning!’ Find meaning through using your voice and doing public speaking. […]

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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 (aspiring and professional ones) is: HOW DO I GET MORE SPEAKING GIGS? (OR HOW DO […]

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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 a talk on what […]

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Storytelling & Storytelling Loops: A conversation with Clinton Swaine

Clinton Swaine, Founder of Frontier Trainings is known as the World Leader in experiential business trainings. He’s spoken on many of the world’s top stages and produced over 200 games and processes which teach business, personal development and speaking skills to countless individuals and organisations. Clinton is in conversation with Annik, in an obviously windy […]

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How To Get Started With Speaking Gigs in London

It’s Annik from Speaker Express, 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 accessing emotions and after the training, everyone was like, “Oh my god! I […]

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