What do you need to put on your site? How can you be heard above the thousands and thousands of other speakers to gain access to the new crop of meeting planners and bureau personnel? What are meeting planners and bureaus looking for now? Beth's mantra has always been "Make it easy for people to do business with you!" Join us at the Living Room Forum on February 26th and bring your ideas, experiences, and best practices to make your 2020 and beyond successful! This collaborative effort will help you answer these 4 questions:Continue reading
Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Could you do just one more thing? Can you identify what your time suckers are? Have you learned to say “No”?
January is the perfect month to ask yourself these time management questions as you put in place your 2020 business plans. Mary is an expert on time management and she has tried and proven techniques and steps to help you get back control of your time.Continue reading
Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019Continue reading
Your message needs a bigger audience! It would make for a perfect interview on local news or in the paper. But how do you get there? What’s the secret to a perfect story pitch? How do you break through the newsroom force field? And once you get that opportunity, how do you make the most of it? Some people will hire PR agencies to get their foot in the door. That’s great if you can afford it, but it’s still possible to pull off that first interview without any help. It just takes insight and persistence.Continue reading
What happens when someone Googles your name? Like it or not, people judge you based on your Internet presence and your online reputation. User reviews, Google results and web pages matter. However what matters with Google may not be what the web salesperson is trying to sell you.
This entertaining, highly interactive session starts with a ten-point quiz to determine your online footprint. We will then do some live searches, look at and evaluate participants' web pages, Google presence and social media. You'll find out who actually owns your web page. You will leave knowing much more about Google and the Internet—what to do and what not to do. More importantly you will have fun while you learn.Continue reading
When you log on to LinkedIn do you:
LinkedIn has changed—a lot! And it’s still where the decision makers go for recommendations, leads, and information. Consider:
If your profile looks like a resume, and you’re not strategically using LinkedIn for the express purpose of generating leads, join us for this Living Room Forum where you’ll learn how toContinue reading
“How can I improve my performance?”
“How can I truly connect to my audience?”
“How can I keep my speech fresh?”
If you have ever asked yourself these or similar questions, then you will want to attend this Living Room Forum. Natalie Sayer will share her story of transition from a “Proficient PowerPoint Presenter,” working in Fortune 150 companies, to “Personable Platform Professional,” who has spoken and facilitated in 16 countries and in two languages. She will share tips and techniques from live theater and other experiences to help you become a more powerful and relatable speaker. During this interactive session attendees will receiveContinue reading
Chrissy Barth will offer you real-life strategies for improving physical and mental performance by showing you how to have more energy while reducing the health risks associated with the demands of being an entrepreneur and professional speaker. You’ll walk away with your own Wheel of Life Plan for 2019, discover the gut-brain connection and how it impacts your overall health and performance, and receive travel tips and strategies for optimal health including nutrition-on-the-go, mindfulness-based practices, and tools to manage jet lag and getting a good night’s sleep virtually anywhere.Continue reading