Speaking Business Podcast

Each week I invite a Speaker from our bureau roster to share their journey, their expertise and a bit of advice for our listeners.

Jim Lawless

Jim Lawless is one of the world’s leading motivational speakers and a pioneer in the fields of change and performance shift. He has inspired and empowered over half a million people on five continents. Jim’s message is that change involves risk and uncertainty. The human’s evolutionary Fear Algorithm is designed to keep us away from […]

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Lovelda Vincenzi

International event MC and Moderator, Lovelda Vincenzi has been speaking and performing on stages since the age of 13.  With a background in event creation herself, Lovelda now specialises in MC’ing and moderating business conferences & summits for organisers who have want to create memorable events.  She is a professional, dynamic & versatile MC who […]

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Ben Renshaw Speaking Advice

Ben Renshaw is a global leadership expert specialising in purpose-led cultures. Ben’s focus on authentic leadership and high-performance is linked by his inspirational ‘purpose’ approach utilised by world-class companies. He is an engaging and inspiring keynote speaker, who transports his audience’s thinking beyond what they first thought was possible. Ben has written 8 popular books […]

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Tom Morley Speaking Advice

Tom Morley was the original drummer and a founder member of Scritti Politti, the 70s / 80s band who were pioneers of DIY music before appearing on the dance scene. Unlike other bands Scritti used to make half their songs up on stage. How is this significant to you? Simply because Tom creates INSTANT teams, delivering […]

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Dean van Leeuwen Speaking Advice

Dean van Leeuwen believes in challenging people to use the power of business to innovate and do remarkable things. He believes that the most amazing innovations of the 21st century are yet to be invented. But a remarkable century will not just happen, we have to create it. So, Dean is on a quest to […]

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Shawn DuBravac Speaking Advice

Dr. Shawn DuBravac is author of the New York Times Best Seller Digital Destiny: How the New Age of Data Will Transform the Way We Work, Live, and Communicate, which explores how the world’s mass adoption of digital technologies portends the beginning of a new era for humanity in the realms of business, healthcare, finance, transportation and culture. […]

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James Taylor Speaking Advice

James Taylor M.B.A. F.R.S.A. – who started his career managing high profile rock stars – is now an in-demand keynote speaker and internationally recognized leader in business creativity and innovation. For over 20 years, he has been advising CEO’s, entrepreneurs, educators, governments and leaders from Silicon Valley to Singapore on how to build innovative organizations, […]

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Geoff Burch Speaking Advice

Geoff Burch is an international business expert, best-selling author, master storyteller and TV presenter. Geoff is the leading authority on sales, customers, leadership and change. His credentials are impressive, working extensively with the world’s major blue chip and FTSE 100 companies to motivate and inspire their people – his humorous and entertaining presentations enabling him to […]

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Roger Fisk Speaking Advice

Roger Fisk worked both Obama campaigns, starting in January 2007 as Director of Special Events, a position that would take him through 30 states with Barack Obama. Along the way he helped revolutionise how data is gathered and used, how old tools like TV and radio are harmonised for maximum effect with social media, and […]

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Inma Martinez Speaking Advice

Inma Martinez is an industry acclaimed A.I. Scientist, Tech Pioneer and Venture Partner at Deep Science Ventures, a venture-focused science institute where audacious entrepreneurial scientists explore solutions to the world’s challenges. She is an advisor to both the UK Parliament and the EU Technology Commission in matters of digitalisation and Big Data. Fortune and TIME […]

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Ready Steady Websites

We’ve teamed up and designed a template in partnership with Ready Steady Websites. It’s designed for both the established speaker and someone who is just starting their speaking career.  Ready Steady Websites provide beautifully designed, pre-built WordPress website templates for entrepreneurs, coaches, start-ups and small business owners. With hands-on help from experienced experts to get […]

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Getting your speaker website right

Chris Wharton is Creative Director at 2nd Floor Chris has been working on a computer since he found MSPaint and created bank cards for his sister to play shop with. Chris has successfully managed, consulted and worked on projects for RBS, Renault, Coutts Bank, IKEA, WorldPay, Schroders, amongst others. Chris has a wide range of […]

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Speaker Showreels with Neil Armstrong

In this video Maria chats with Neil Armstrong about Speaker Showreels – Neil is our go to expert on the subject. Some of the things we talk about include: the biggest mistakes speakers make when creating their showreels, the biggest cost and what to do if you haven’t got quite enough footage. Neil Armstrong has […]

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ARRANGE Maria and Mary

Maria asked Mary to explain ARRANGE, a simple system to leave you with an attention grabbing presentation. From the thought process, to the assembly of your presentation and how it emerges on stage, this system works every time.

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WOMBAT Mary and Maria

Mary Tillson talks to Maria about WOMBAT. Not the animal, WOMBAT is an acronym for a really cool system that helps you to structure your speeches. It’s particularly helpful when you simply have too much content and don’t know where to begin, or if you are under time pressure to deliver something. Once you’ve used […]

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