Ready. Set. Speak! (Paperback)

31 Activities to Jumpstart Your Speaking Career

By Karen R. Power

Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 9781530835935, 146pp.

Publication Date: April 7, 2016

List Price: 9.95*
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Description

Ready. Set. Speak guides speakers of any level to take their next steps from what they only imagine to reaching their goals. Creating a speaking career doesn't happen overnight. It doesn't happen because you are able to stand on a stage, give a great presentation, and hear the applause of the crowd. It happens when you are ready through planning your next steps; when you have set goals and do specific tasks; and, then when you take action to make it happen. Ready. Set. Speak has 31 activities designed to focus your dreams of being a professional speaker into making it a reality. Jumpstart your speaking career because it's time for you to get Ready. Set. Speak.


About the Author

Karen has worked with thousands of Christian communicators and event planners across the country as the founder and owner of Christian Speakers Services - a speaker bureau with a ministry heart. She has been providing technology support and promotional services since 1994 to speakers, authors, entrepreneurs, ministry leaders, and business owners. Karen has 40+ years experience in the Christian communication industry. She started at the age of 11 as a drummer and later served as a bass guitar player for Christian music bands and church praise teams. She has been on virtually every side of events and the stage as a musician, songwriter, speaker, author, event planner, concert promoter, coach, book tour manager, speaker bureau owner, and booking agent. Her technology and curriculum development skills have helped develop and launch a national support group, delivered hundreds on live webinars, and designed promotional and other support materials for internationally-known Christian speakers, authors, and teachers. While Karen has been focused on helping speakers and authors take their messages to the world, she has also written several stories that appear in the following books: Your Spiritual Personality by Marita Littauer, Making the Blue Plate Special by Florence Littauer, Marita Littauer, and Lauren Littauer Briggs, and The Authentic You by Anita C. Lee. She has also managed virtual book promotion tours for New York Times best-selling authors such as Francine Rivers and Cecil Murphey and for other top authors in the CBA market such as Carol Kent, Thelma Wells, Kathi Macias and more.