The pause that refreshes from National Speakers Bureau on Vimeo.
Pause before you actually invite people to speak at your events to help insure the invitation includes that detail of your vision for the gathering.
Tell people why they were selected from National Speakers Bureau on Vimeo.
An ancillary use of your event and speaker criteria can be as part of your speaker preparation. Share your objectives for the gather, why the person was selected and what you want them to help you accomplish.
Mike Rayburn from National Speakers Bureau on Vimeo.
Brian Palmer explores creative ways to utilize a very creative speaker.
To the degree that you can, manage a speaker selection process to arrive at a first and second choice. That way, should you not be able to secure your first choice you have another person to turn to and will not have to start over.
Focus on the Future from National Speakers Bureau on Vimeo.
Model and foster optimism by including messages and event themes which lifts ones gaze and focuses down the road.
Criteria Creep from National Speakers Bureau on Vimeo.
It’s common for criteria or parameters to change or evolve between the time an assignment is given and a report is expected. Present a review of the criteria so your recommendations are considered in the context of the assignment.