I heard this in today's sermon and have paraphrased ... where do you see your message/ministry going? Is it to specific places, people, communities, or countries? What should you do to get it there?
How do you set your speaking fees?
If you don't have set speaking fees to quote to event planners, you need them. If you already have set speaking fees, this session will give you tips of how to better fit your fee to what you have to offer and why.
I do my best thinking either standing in the shower or standing at the sink washing dishes. Maybe it has something to do with water.
Today, I began thinking back on conversations I've had with friends, co-workers, speakers, authors, etc. as they got excited about something they wanted to do. Maybe it was start a class, do a video, or write an article or book. What've I've consistently noticed is there's a difference among those who do and those who don't complete what was discussed.
When Jesus left this earthly realm, he gave a command to his followers. As a Christian, we are His followers and this command is for us. God made it so simple. There’s only four clearly spelled out parts to this directive. Yet, we make it so complicated and then don’t do it.
Let’s Talk About Your Speaking Demo Video
You get one opportunity — ONE — to show an event planner who you are, what you do, how you do it, what your core message is, and who it is you’re trying to reach. If your speaking demo video doesn’t show them that within seconds, they move on to another speaker. That’s the harsh reality. If your speaking demo video does all that, your phone is ringing off the hook and your email is stacking up with speaking opportunities. If that’s not your reality, please keep reading.
Did you know the daily activities you do as a speaker (or writer) directly affect the harvest in speaking inquiries (or book sales)? As a Speaker (this applies to Writers too), every activity you do to build your business/ministry, connect with your audience, and develop products, programs, and promotional materials is the same as sowing seeds for the result of getting booked speaking events.
I've been helping Christian-minded communicators (speakers, authors, artists, etc.) and business owners share their products, programs, events, and reach their audiences around the world since 1994.