How Much Should I Spend on Promotional Materials?

It's a rule of thumb that speakers need one sheets, right? A glossy, 8 1/2 x 11 sheet with a picture of you, a list of your topics, your tagline, and some testimonials. Google "Christian speaker" and "one sheet" and lots of examples will come up. And if you're just starting out, and you want to seem professional, it can be tempting to have some Continue Reading

Launch Your Speaking Ministry Teleseminar!

This Thursday, at 9:00 p.m. EST, I'm doing a one hour teleseminar that will help you launch your speaking ministry! You'll learn: * The Key Difference Between Speaking and Teaching * How to Develop a Life Changing Talk * How to Tell Your Story! * How to Generate Bookings * How to Create Promotional Materials * How to Record Yourself (and Continue Reading

Summer Speaking Reflections

A speaker's ministry priorities often change with the turning of the season. I find that I'm very busy late September to mid-November, and again mid-April to early June. The rest of the year is for reflection, rejuvenation, and talking to God. And so I always welcome the summer. It's when I do two things: strategic planning, and lots and lots Continue Reading