speaking engagement

Are You RESILIENT?

When was the last time you reacted (not as your best version) to a situation in front of you? Was it last month? Two minutes ago? On today’s episode of CLARITY TV, we sat down with Tracey Grove of Pure Symmetry to [...]

5 Models to Monetize Your Talk

Congratulations! You have been featured on some of the most coveted stages in the world. Perhaps it’s a TED, TEDx, 99U, SXSW or other prestigious events, and if you are a professional speaker this exposure will only [...]
Are you Invisible?

Are you Invisible?

Yes, I see this all the time. I get clients to come to me because they have almost given up trying. They have a calling, they have a desire to do meaningful work, but they can’t figure out how to STAND OUT. [...]
ANATOMY OF A TED TALK: Kelly McGonigal

ANATOMY OF A TED TALK: Kelly McGonigal

It’s Fall in the Northern Hemisphere! With four children back in school this means: applying for college, (my oldest son is a senior), work, school dances, raking leaves, AND organizing a TEDx event for 1,200 [...]
Anatomy of a TED Talk: Shawn Achor

Anatomy of a TED Talk: Shawn Achor

Last Saturday my husband and I were invited to my friend, neighbor, and Editor-in-Chief Linda’s party. She had designed a gathering especially to celebrate her daughter, Sarah’s “Going [...]
THE ANATOMY OF A GREAT TALK: SIMON SINEK

THE ANATOMY OF A GREAT TALK: SIMON SINEK

In a previous post, I introduced my FRAMEWORK that I share with clients to use to create their TED talks. It breaks down the presentation into different key elements that contribute to an overall great talk.  I [...]