What You Need Behind the Scenes: Speaker Support for a Successful Public Speaking Career

By the time a professional speaker takes the stage, gives an engaging, relevant keynote address, and leaves to thunderous applause, a lot of things have had to happen in order to prepare that success.  Every speaker needs a great deal of support, beyond the speech itself, the great delivery, and everything that happens on the […]

Why speakers shouldn’t try to be funny

Anyone who grew up after the 1950s, but especially who came of age in the last couple of decades, has absorbed an astonishing amount of marketing.  Today, everything is branded from your underwear to sports stadia, and you are barraged with 5K to 10K marketing messages per day, depending on who’s counting. It’s natural to […]

Should You Publish Yourself? An Interview with Author-Speaker-Publisher Phil Simon

Phil Simon is a sought-after speaker and the author of five  management books, most recently Too Big To Ignore: The Business Case for Big Data. A recognized technology expert, he consults companies on how to optimize their use of technology. His contributions have been featured on NBC, CNBC, Inc. Magazine, BusinessWeek, The Huffington Post, The […]