Welcome to Black Speakers Network Silver Mic Membership Page!
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If you are new, you should know that our mission is to equip, connect and inspire the next generation of Black Professional Speakers. You are about to join an elite network of over 2,000 current and aspiring professional speakers around the world. You are not on this journey alone. We look forward to partnering with you on your journey to the top. Speak Up! Your Audience Awaits...
BSN Silver Mic Membership is for speakers who are ready to take their speaking to the next level. General membership (also known as BSN Bronze Mic Membership is free. If you are on our mailing list you are considered a Bronze Mic Member). The next step beyond Bronze is BSN Silver Membership which starts at just $15.00 per month.
10 Benefits of Your BSN Silver Mic Membership
#1) You Get 1st Priority emails for Speaker Opportunity Alerts - Speaker opportunity alerts are notifications that are delivered to you via email anytime we received a request for speakers. These include paid and unpaid opportunities. As a silver member, you will receive these alerts 48 hours prior to being shared with the BSN Bronze Network (that's what you are in now)
#2) Priority selection for speaking at BSN Virtual and Live Events - We need speakers! BSN Silver members will receive primary consideration when we are in need of speakers for our #BSNLive Events, Virtual Training, Interviews or publication opportunities.
#3) Access to Master Speaker Development Forum. Learn proven strategies from, a respected consortium of expert professional speakers our "Masters Circle" who have built profitable and sustainable speaking businesses. Only silver members will receive invitations to join these virtual learning experiences to listen, learn and ask questions from the speakers with proven success at no additional cost.
#4) Enjoy Exclusive Discounts to our network of high-quality Speaker Platform Partner Services. We are a one stop shop to jump start or supercharge the growth of your speaking business all the things you need to build and market your speaking business including
- Development of Your Speaker Website
- Speaker One Sheet
- Business Cards
- Speech and Business Coaching
- Videography and Video Editing
- Publishing & Editing Services
- Public Relations, Branding and Marketing Support
- And Much More!
#5) Get Your Profile Added To BSN Speakers Directory - Your name, location and link to your website will be included in our exclusive BSN Speakers Directory shared with meeting planners and organizations
#6) Your Speaker Profile added to BSN Website. - Your photo, name and link to your speakers website will be featured on the BSN Members Page.
#7) Post To Our Members Only BSN Calendar - Hosting an event? We will give you access to add your seminar, workshop, conference or virtual training to our members only event calendar to increase visibility.
#8) BSN Silver Member Private Facebook Group - Members here will get exclusive access to information, training and resources from our elite Masters Circle Speakers
#9) Permission to use the BSN Membership Badge - Let the world know you are serious about speaking. Use our logo on your website, email signature and speaker related marketing materials branding
#10) Reduced or Complimentary Access to Speaker Development Products - Silver Member will enjoy free or reduced cost access to Books, E-Books, Audio Programs, Webinars and admission to select BSN live events.
If you are a brand new BSN Silver Member, please complete the following steps below. You should also have an email with this information as well. If you did not receive an email within 10 minutes of joining, please email info@BlackSpeakersNetwork.com
#1 Update Your BSN Members Profile
Click Here To Submit Your Information (Allow 1- 3 days for your information to updated)
Let the World Know that you are a BSN Member! Use the link above to submit your photo, and contact information to us so that we can:
- Add Your Speaker Profile to the BSN Website. - Your photo, name and link to your speakers website will be featured on the BSN Members Page.
- Add Your Profile To the BSN Speakers Directory - Your name, location and link to your website will be included in our exclusive BSN Speakers Directory shared with meeting planners and organizations
#2 Join BSN Silver Mic Member Community
This community is open only to BSN Silver Mic Members. We will use it to share exclusive content, Q&A, resources and more. Please click the link above to join today. Drop your photo and intro to the group to start connecting.
#3 Download and Use the BSN Logo in Your Website and Speaker Materials
Let the world know you are serious about speaking. Use our logo on your website, email signature and speaker related marketing materials branding
BSN Silver Member Resources
BSN Silver Mic Member (Free Products)
Download all products below are available as part of your membership at no additional cost
Speaker Development Classes
The Black Speakers Network Speaker Development Series is a key educational resource for current and aspiring speakers who seek to advance their career and grow their speaking business. Each virtual class is designed to be a concise, value-driven, and inspiring segment that addresses an important topic within the professional speaking industry.
SPEAKER: DR. WILL MORELAND
Are you ready to stop struggling to grow your Speaker Business? This evening, we will learn the proven system that the most successful Speakers are using. Using Dr. Will's P.A.M Formula, you will walk away with the courage to build your business.
Dr. Will is a 15 time bestselling author. Named a Top Speaker in America. And one of the most strategic business minds in the industry. With over 1100 presentations under his belt, he trains other Speakers to master the Speaking Industry. Click Here To View Replay
Communicating A Compelling Message Calmly, and With Confidence - Dr. Sharon Porter
Description: Want to book more speaking engagements...polish your presentation. As we know, the best form of marketing as a speaker is a great presentation! This program provides strategies for delivering effective speeches and presentations. Get ready to learn practical strategies that will equip speakers with confidence and effective communication.
Dr. Sharon H. Porter (Dr. Sharon), Educator, Author, Entrepreneur, and Speaker is the owner of PerfectTime SHP, LLC, founder of the GRIND Entrepreneur Network and Write the Book Now! Dr. Sharon hosts four podcasts and is the host of The I Am Dr. Sharon Show, an in-studio interview show, that features, educators, authors, and entrepreneurs. She is a NAESP certified principal mentor, a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach, and a member of the Forbes Coaches Council.
Description: In this session, we were joined by Aurora Gregory for a Live Ask the Expert Q&A Session. This will be your opportunity to ask any questions related to growing your speaking business.
Aurora Gregory knows the speaking business. She has spent nearly two decades working with speakers at all levels get booked as professional speakers. She is the co-author of the book Get Picked: Tips, Tricks and Tools for Creating Irresistible Speaker Proposals. Some of the biggest brands in business have worked with her to get their message right, create communications programs that connect with target audiences and set marketing strategies – all achieving stellar results. Aurora’s gotten high marks as a communications trainer, helping people develop skills to deliver their most important messages to customers, media and presentation audiences. She has years of experience in leading speaker’s bureau programs that have placed hundreds of speakers at local, national and international conferences.
Speaker: (Rob "YB" Youngblood)
For nearly 25 years Rob "YB" Youngblood has leveraged his Communication, Leadership and Networking skills to create awareness, empower leaders, promote philanthropy, and facilitate connections that produce outstanding outcomes. As a Strategic Consultant YB empowers Solopreneurs, Speakers, Sales Professionals and College Students to overcome their fear of selling and become a Sales Magnet by leveraging LinkedIn to attract their ideal client. In many circles, I am known as The LinkedIn Locksmith. Attend this event to learn why LinkedIn is the platform you want to invest your time into if you are serious about attracting speaking opportunities. This webinar will enhance Speakers awareness, confidence and power when using LinkedIn, while offering insight on how to attract opportunities.
Platform Partner Services
120 Design Studios (Use Discount Code BSN1 for 10% Off Your Order) - Black Speakers Network is proud to bring you direct access to the highest quality graphic design resources trusted by the top professional speakers on the market today. 120 Offers premium web, print, graphic design for authors, speakers and coaches.
- Speaker Electronic Press Kits Design
- One Sheet Design
- Book Cover Design
- Business Card Design
- Web Design
Add Your Events To Our BSN Events Calendar
As a BSN Silver Member, you know have exclusivie access to to add your seminar, workshop, conference or virtual training to our members only event calendar to increase visibility. The live link to this calendar is on our BSN website and will be shared each week with thousands of BSN Members around the world. Click Here To Add/Update Your Events
Important Note: The link above to add event to the calendar is for your use only, please do not share it with anyone else.
Frequently Asked Questions
What happens if I no longer want to be a Silver Member?
· You may cancel your BSN Silver Membership at anytime. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org
Will I still be a BSN Member if I don’t join as Silver Mic?
Yes, you will now be considered a BSN Bronze Mic Member which is Free. As part of this you will receive:
- Updates about BSN Information, Events, Products and Resources
- Access to the general BSN Facebook Group
- Speaker Opportunity Alerts up to 2 - 5 days after the BSN Silver Mic Group
- Digital Access to Monthly Speaker Magazine
- Access to Select Silver Member Products and Content (for an additional fee)
I have another question about my BSN Membership
Feel free to drop us an an email anytime to email@example.com