The Breakthrough Speaker: How to Build a Public Speaking Career


SHARE YOUR STORY, STAND IN YOUR WORTH, SHAKE UP THE SPEAKING CIRCUIT.A Practical Guide for the Next Generation to Break into Public Speaking.From the bestselling author of The Quarter-Life Breakthrough comes a groundbreaking guide for a new generation to take over the speaking industry. Millennial workplace expert and internationally renowned keynote speaker Adam Smiley Poswolsky shares the lessons he learned in his journey from an unpaid storyteller to a paid speaker. Now, he’s regularly paid $10,000 for 30-minute presentations and wants to help you do the same. Part I: Speak your truth will help you discover your story, craft an anchor to earn credibility, and discover how to align your zone of genius with a top-of-mind hook that organizations care about and are willing to invest in. Part II: Share your truth will give you the marketing tools to spread your message, reach a wider audience, and make your work stand out from the crowd. Part III: Get paid for your truth provides tips for you to break into the corporate speaking industry, stand in your worth, negotiate higher speaking fees, and become a speaker who clients love. Public speaking has become an essential life skill. The lessons in this book will help new speakers looking to break into the corporate speaking industry, as well as entrepreneurs, creatives, and influencers who want to gain exposure, build their personal brand, and make a greater impact. This practical guide provides helpful lessons, tools, interviews, and workbook-style exercises for speakers to start earning money from sharing their story.THE BREAKTHROUGH SPEAKER is the first guide for the next generation to take over the speaking industry from Boring Old White Dudes. There has never been a better time to break in and shake up this archaic industry.