Resources for Speakers
Networking for Speakers
Get to know your fellow speakers. They can be one of your best resources.
Electronic Press Kit
Free site that let’s you create and send your EPK [Electronic Press Kit]
Speaking Topics Currently in Demand
Sports and Adventure
Campus Issues - NACA
Life Work Balance
Websites with More Great Ideas
for Speaking Topics
Need some more ideas for speaking topics? Here are some great websites with ideas galore.
Resources to Build Your Own
You don't have to spend a
lot of money for a website. Here are
some links to with easy instructions on how to build your website.
http://wordpress.com/(hosted for free by Wordpress.com)
http://wordpress.org/ (self-hosting - you hire a hosting company)
http://wordpress.lexty.com/ (how to
create your Wordpress site)
Once your website is up,
you want people to find you on the web. Here are some tools to find those
all-important keywords to place on your site, so that you will rank on the
first page of Google.
Websites to Help You Put Together
Need some pointers on putting together that speech, quickly? Here are some helpful links.
(sign up for a consultation with Judy Carter today!)
Samples of One Sheets and How to
Create a One Sheet
A "one sheet" is a
powerful marketing tool for any public motivational speaker, check out these
samples and instructions on how to make one!
one sheet - http://judycarter.com/pdf/one_sheet_planners.pdf
to for recording artist - adaptable -http://www.ehow.com/how_2321976_create-artist-one-sheet.html
Links to Affordable Video and
You don't need Hollywood
connections or tons of money for video and audio equipment, check out these great
Canon and Sony Camera for
Professional and Prosumer Use
Flip Cam - Inexpensive
Consumer Video Camera
Azden Wireless Lavalier
Powerpoint Remote Control
Gadget to Control Slides
Sony Vaio Laptop
Recommended iPhone Apps
iPhone apps can make your
life as a motivational speaker soooo much easier. Here are a few cool ones!
Google Voice (free app
which transcribes your voice mail and emails it to you)
Open Table (where you can make your
Flight Status (to immediately tell you if your
flight is late)
Perfect rhyme (use this on the plane ride for
the customized songs to put in your speech, as it doesn't need a wife
Layar (point your iPhone in a direction and it
will tell you what you're looking at with info from Wikipedia, etc.),
Run Keeper (help you keep
your exercise program going on the road).
Here are some websites to
get the latest and greatest IPhone apps.
Sample Contracts for Public
Don't get ripped off or
underpaid for your speaking, get it in writing.
Here are some real samples of public speaking contracts.
CRM Solutions For Speakers
Keep track of your clients and gigs in the palm of your hand with a
Find expert to help you
setup your crm - http://www.guru.com/
Samples of fee schedule
Companies That Create Customized
Merchandise (With Your Branding )
Turn yourself into a marketing
machine with fun items with your logo and name on them. These companies (below) will create the
product for you that your clients and potential clients will never forget!