Hi. Winnie Griggs here, with the next installment in my posts about speaking engagements. So far we’ve covered why book speaking engagements, dealing with butterflies, selecting a topic, creating a speaker resume and finding speaking venues. Today we’re going to talk about how to actually pitch your talk.
Once you have selected your topic, have your resume together and have located possible speaking opportunities, how do you let folks know you’re ready and willing?
Well, first you need to make certain you can effectively convey what it is you’re offering. You do this in two steps: