Jane Atkinson is a Speaker Coach and author of The Wealthy Speaker and The Epic Keynote.
I have read The Wealthy Speaker as have quite a few of my speaking friends. It has become The Bible of Public Speaking.
I was blessed to interview Jane, a fellow Canadian, for my Journey To Success Radio. My friend Brad Szollose who recommended Jane's book to me co-hosted the show with me.
Jane Atkinson has been helping speakers catapult their businesses for over 20 years. As a former speaker’s agent, she has represented numerous speakers, celebrities and best selling authors.
Today, Jane coaches some of the industries hottest stars, who have vaulted to the top 3% of the field. Her clients are the who’s who…. Executive VP’s of Fortune 100 companies, Editors-in-Chief of Top Magazines, Bestselling Authors, Adventurers, Ivy League Professors and regular everyday people who have a strong message.
In Jane’s former life as an agent, she often took speakers from 0 to 80 engagements per year at very high fees. What was her secret? Her ability to choose speakers with high levels of talent, combined with her marketing formula. Jane worked with them to develop focused and effective marketing materials, and then implemented a consistent, long term sales and marketing strategy.
Currently, Jane is a full time business coach and consultant dealing exclusively with professional speakers, celebrities and CEO’s. Her clients are the who’s who and the up-and-comers of the speaking world. She is often asked to speak at National Speakers Association and Canadian Association of Professional Speakers conferences and Chapter meetings.
In today's high tech climate, it's difficult to know how to spend your time and money.
With more than 200 updates, new success stories, and several new features, The Wealthy Speaker 2.0 helps you navigate through the minefield of costly marketing mistakes.
With this up-to-date edition, you'll learn how to: - Position yourself in the market as a valued - Develop language that will get you noticed by decision makers - Design a website that is heads above the others - Put together an easy to follow social media strategy - Move your fees up the ladder more quickly by doing the right things consistently - Use The Wealthy Speaker 2.0 to find and train agents, assistants or marketing staff. You'll walk away with the tools to launch, or relaunch your successful speaking business.
The Epic Keynote is where craftsmanship meets style.
Don t leave your presentation to chance, take the steps required to make it EPIC!
The most impactful speakers have a high level of relevance for their audience, customize to make it meaningful and tell stories that make people laugh and cry.
Do you have what it takes to deliver The Epic Keynote?
Are your stories crafted and vivid for the listener?
Is your style one that engages the audience from minute one?
Do you take people on a journey and inspire them think about things in different ways?
Does your keynote result in more speeches do you get asked back again and again?
Jane Atkinson has put the wisdom of her speaking colleagues The Wealthy Speakers with her own to deliver a book that every person who gives speeches must read. Whether you are a professional speaker, or the head of a company, taking these tips and techniques onto the stage with you will ensure superior results.
Jane Atkinson is the author of The Wealthy Speaker 2.0 and the founder of The Wealthy Speaker University where she coaches speakers on how to catapult their businesses.