2018 Public Speaking Report – Chapter 4

2018 Public Speaking Report – Chapter 4

Ever wondered what public speakers post online to draw attention to themselves? So did Speakersbase. We dedicated a slew of questions to their personal marketing! Not only to figure out how public speakers handle their own marketing, but also to find out what works...
2018 Public Speaking Report – Chapter 3

2018 Public Speaking Report – Chapter 3

THE PUBLIC SPEAKING INDUSTRY TRENDS In this chapter, we collected information on trends we had heard about from our community or have first-hand experience with. We will discuss a wide range of topics, like what industries public speakers are most active in, the types...
2018 Public Speaking Report – Chapter 2

2018 Public Speaking Report – Chapter 2

WHAT ABOUT TRANSPARENCY? One of the reasons why Speakersbase launched the survey is to find out more about the secretive market of public speaking. And it seems like the public speakers that participated in the survey wanted the same thing! We found that there is a...
2018 Public Speaking Report – Chapter 1

2018 Public Speaking Report – Chapter 1

Introduction to the 2018 Public Speaking Report At the end of 2018, Speakersbase launched a survey to get data from the public speaking community. Because it really is a field that is fairly uncharted and could do with more research! The reports are scarce and far in...
Six tips for introverted public speakers

Six tips for introverted public speakers

One of the most persistent misconceptions on public speaking is that all public speakers are, or rather, must be, extroverts. When people are nervous about public speaking themselves, which is very common, they tend to think it must be tenfold worse for introverts....
Why messing up on stage is a good thing

Why messing up on stage is a good thing

It is the worst nightmare of a lot of public speakers… messing up on stage in a significant way. Not a little stumble as you go up the stairs, not tripping over the same word a couple of times, not trying to use the pointer and it does not work from the first try on....