All professional speakers, and indeed virtually all speakers, have had days when they’ve been at less than their best. They’ve had days when illness has made it really, really difficult to keep going. And they’ve had days when travel problems mean that they are unable to be physically present at the gig. None of these […]
How much is a public speaker worth? A fellow blogger recently tabulated the top ten here: http://bit.ly/9kSPj1 Who are they? Following is the (short) list with their per speech speaking fee: Donald Trump, $1-1.5 million Ronald Reagan, $1 million Tony Blair, $616,000 Bill Clinton, $150,000- $450,000 Rudy Guiliani, $270,000 Alan Greenspan, $250,000 Lance Armstrong, $100,000 […]
What is the single most powerful way to increase your persuasive connection with an audience – and your charisma at the same time? Listening.