Inspired words for speakers and others by Philip Seymour Hoffman

   Something Philip Seymour Hoffman said before he died rings true to me as a motivational speaker who works with others on humor, … [Read more...]

How Tabloids Help Me Get Business

When you're a motivational speaker, it's important to be able to connect to your market. You have to know who your best audience is, what … [Read more...]

Don’t Just Sell What You Can Do – Sell YOU

Working in the business of motivational speaking has taught me something about what clients buy when they are looking for a motivational keynote … [Read more...]

What Is The Message You Send When You Ask Women To Speak For Free?

As a motivational speaker, I get a lot of requests to come speak for free. We are a non-profit. We don't have a budget. … [Read more...]

Finding The Group Who Needs Your Story

This is a fascinating blog post by Seth Godin. And it should make all motivational speakers ask themselves these important questions. It has … [Read more...]

Motivational Speakers Case for Social Media – Part 2

Motivational speaker Kelly Swanson wrote a post titled: Motivational Speaker Raves About Power of Social Media – For Those Who Still … [Read more...]

Promo Videos!

Okay, you've probably already seen some promotion I'm doing for a women's wellness event in Georgia. Yawn. I know, all about me. Always … [Read more...]

Get to know your customers!

I have a contract with a fast-food restaurant chain that includes speaking and secret-shopping pre-work.  I'm having a blast visiting these … [Read more...]

The 3 Truths of Great Service

Some of us are born to be motivational speakers, some of us are better off fixing cars but all of us can benifit from the following advice I found … [Read more...]

Now THAT’S what I call Customer Service

I've heard for years that the Ritz Carlton sets the Gold Standard for customer service so it was fun to hear Alexandra Valentin, a corporate director … [Read more...]