Speaking Legend Tribute: The Great Larry Wilson

I’ve been lucky enough in the past 17 years to share the stage with the biggest names in the business, and this post is the first in a series of tributes to the one skill or technique that made makes them so unique. I start with the best of the best, none other than the...

Single Most Important Speaking Secret

After speaking professionally full time for the past 17 years, I’ve found that one there is one thing you must have to be successful. Watch this short video and see if you agree. Watch on YouTube  

Siebold Speaking in New York City

I’ll be speaking in NYC on Friday, May 11, 2012 from 9am-12noon for the New York City Chapter of the National Speakers Association. I’ll be speaking on behalf of NSA’s Million Dollar Speakers Group (as past chairman) about the money making strategies of the richest speakers in the world. While most speakers have 1-2 income...

Speaking to Fortune 500 Companies

If you’ve ever dreamed of speaking at national conventions for Fortune 500 companies, this might be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. Watch this short post and visit CSSS View Video on YOUTUBE

Meet Me in San Diego Nov. 30/Las Vegas Dec. 1

I’ll be conducting a FREE 2-hour seminar on “How To Launch a Professional Speaking Career” in San Diego from 7-9 pm on Wednesday, November 30 and in Las Vegas on Thursday, December 1, from 7-9 pm. Watch this short video for more information and email dawn@ssnlive.org to reserve your FREE ticket.

Are You a Thought Leader or Thought Follower?

This may be the most important question you ever answer as a professional speaker. The speaking business is going through a massive and necessary correction, and the people who will thrive and survive in the post recession era will be the thought leaders. Watch this short video I shot in London, England and I’ll look...

Agents Seeking Professional Speakers

We have 171 referral agents searching for professional speakers, trainers, coaches and consultants, as well as people who aspire to be in this business. If you’re looking for more speaking business, we can help you generate more leads than you can handle. If you’re a new speakers interested in breaking into the industry, we can...

Speakers Opportunity of a Lifetime

It’s every speakers dream to deliver speeches in sold-out auditoriums packed with thousands of people chanting their name. It was my dream back in 1996, and it came true. But the truth is it only happened because I got my big break from Bill Gove, not to mention mentoring from platform legends like Larry Wilson,...

Can You Make it As a Professional Speaker in 2011?

We are living in unprecedented times. The economy is in turmoil. Corporate America is sitting on two trillion dollars in cash, ( 7.4 % of their total assets, the largest percentage since 1959) unsure of what to invest in or how to move forward without going broke. I’ve traveled around the world this year, reaching...

Speaker’s Contrast Creates Excitement

Bill Gove used to tell me over and over: “Always remember, kid: contrast creates excitement.” I’ve never heard any other professional speaker say this. Details like this is what made Bill Gove the master of the keynote speech. Watch this short video and I’ll look forward to your comments. Steve Siebold (2:25 )