Lights, Camera, Action: Mastering Your Own Events

Speaker: Mothyna James-Brightful

Description
In this masterclass to be held on Sunday, April 29, 2018, you will learn how to:
→Top Reasons Why Events Fail and How to avoid them
→5 Secrets to Transform Your Next Live Event
→True Benefits of Live Events

Some will tell you that live events are dead. However, what does Amazon, Google, The Oprah Winfrey Show, and TEDx have in common? They all host live, in person events every single year. Why? Because nothing beats connecting with people face to face. If you’ve ever desired to host your own events or are currently doing yet want to do it better this seminar is for you. With over 15 years of experience hosting events small intimate to large-scale multi-day conferences, Sister Mothyna will share with you how she successfully hosts her own events. In Lights, Camera, Action we address not only the top reasons why events fail but how to avoid them. Sister Mothyna’s teach you the top 5 secrets to transforming your next live event. This is a true opportunity to leap 10 years ahead and avoid some of the pitfalls while reaping the benefits of in-person events.

About Your Speaker
Mothyna James-Brightful is described as “energetic, passionate and inspirational” by audiences. Affectionately known as Sister Mothyna, she’s worked as a professional public speaker for over 14 years, she has worked in the field of sexual violence prevention for the last 13 years. During that time, she has trained over 100,000 individuals and amassed over 44,000 hours of speaking experience. Sister Mothyna has honored speaking requests at numerous conferences, community programs and schools, including the University of Maryland systems, In Plain Sight Conference, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and Baltimore City and County Public School system.

Sister Mothyna is a co-founder of Heal a Woman to Heal a Nation, Inc. In recognition of her works, she has appeared in publications such as The Daily Record, Ebony Magazine, Be What I Want to Be Magazine and The Afro-American Newspapers. She is also the co-author of Because I am a Queen…100 Affirmations for Daily Living and her Amazon Bestseller Engage Inspire Prevent: Strategies for Educating Teens on Sexual Violence.
Sister Mothyna is a former adjunct professor at Coppin State University. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Journalism from Morgan State University and a Masters in Human Service Administration from The University of Baltimore. Mothyna was awarded the 2009 Governor’s Award for Volunteer Service in Maryland. In 2013, she was recognized as one of 50 Leading Women in Maryland by The Daily Record and received the Lifetime Service Award from the White House, signed by President Barack H. Obama. Click here to register.


How To Build A Thriving Speaking Business!

Speaker: Linnita Hosten

Description

New, novice or considering the pursuit of a professional speaking platform? Learn how to maximize your “Waived Fee” period as a new speaker.

This webinar will teach novice speakers how to build their professional speaking business from the ground up:
Participants will learn:
How to build and create content to develop quality marketing collaterals
How to solicit for skill-level appropriate opportunities
How to Leverage speaking inquires as a new speaker
How to maximize your “Waived Fee” period as a new speaker

About Your Speaker

National speaker, two-time author and student success enthusiast, Linnita Hosten, provides content-packed and researched-based —orientation and new student programing for high schools and colleges/universities.

With over 400 hours of presentation delivery, Linnita has championed students to always strap their seat belts, adjust their mirrors and drive from the driver seat of resilience. Linnita has been referred and/or re-booked to speak to hundreds of high school/college students, United States Army soldiers, Job Corp participants, and many other notable organizations, schools and community groups.

The hybrid-prenuer is an adjunct professor and education consultant. When not in the classroom or on the stage, Linnita can be found reading self-help books, volunteering in her community, cooking pescatrian meals, or spending time with her favorite college mentee-- her sister, MaKenzie. Click here to register!


How Booked 10 Speaking Engagements in One Week - Master Class

Speaker: Kiaundra Jackson, America's #1 Relationship Therapist (Kw Couples therapy) 

 

Click here to register
"In 2017, I booked OVER 48 speaking engagements!

10 of those engagements where booked all in one week. But trust me, it was not always that way. In the beginning, I didn't know I could make real money by speaking about what I love.So I did ALOT of free stuff, had no idea of my speaking fee, was unsure of where to find PAID speaking engagements, and no definitive message or target audience.

Let's not even get on negotiation, speaker contracts, and products.But now, I've used speaking to add more credibility as a therapist and author to take my personal and professional brand to a whole new level.

Whether you are a new or emerging speaker, I want to share with you my secrets to how I booked 10 engagements in 1 week!

 

In This 2-Hour Virtual Master Class, You Will Learn How To:

  • -Go From Free to Paid
  • -Locate Countless Speaking Engagements
  • -Identify Your Speaking Fee
  • -Separate Yourself From Other Speakers
  • -Create an Amazing Speaker Sheet/Media Kit
  • -Manage The Gig After You Have Been Booked
  • -Get Booked Over and Over Again
  • ….and so much more!

Click Here To Register

The Black Speakers Network (BSN) Speaker Development Webinar is a key educational resource for professionals who seek to leverage speaking to advance their career and grow their business.


How To Develop Your Speaker Brand

speaker: tiffany bethea

Description:

In this session you will learn how to separate yourself from other speakers by developing a unique brand that will have events hosts racing to book you. Have you ever felt a little confused on which topic you should speak on or what audience is the most appropriate for you? In this talk we will uncover how to nail down the perfect speaking topic and how to determine who is the best fit for you to speak to. You will walk away confident in how to package and promote your speaking platform to the masses.

What attendees can expect to leave with:
Attendees will walk away understanding the importance of having a brand as a speaker and how to develop theirs. They will gain insights on how to narrow down the right topics, audience and niche.

About Your Speaker: 

The KingdomBOSS Coach, passionately resides where Faith and business intersect. She is an author, speaker, coach, consultant combining her experience as a Minister of the gospel and marketing and branding expert to serve faith based brands and Spirit-led Entrepreneurs. She is the quiet force behind many men and women in business and several faith based brands. Through her holistic approach, Tiffany focuses on Spirit, Soul, Body and Business wellness so that her clients can sustain and enjoy the powerful brands they build. She is known as an innovator and one who possess immense creativity. Her specific expertise has been cultivated in Brand launch and development, Online Marketing Management, Media Content Development, Marketing & Sales Copy, Launch strategies, and Client Attraction and Retention. Her strategies are best for those looking to experience exponential growth in their businesses and in their lives. 

This training has passed but is now available to all BSN Silver Members in the  "Silver Members Only Section". If you are not yet a Silver Member learn more or upgrade to BSN Silver click here


Branding is King : Building an Online Brand that Sells!

Speaker: Dupé Aleru

Description

Thank you for attending Branding is King : Building an Online Brand that Sells. In this session you will learn to how: position and leverage your personal online brand; create content that sells; and build a community of partners that know, like and trust you. No more second guessing what to post, how to post, and how to grow your audience. This session will get you engaging with your network, keep you ‘front of mind’ in your network to get you booked to speak, and help you generate new exposure and opportunities.

What attendees can expect to leave with:
→Position and leverage their personal brand online
→Create content that sells
→Build a community of partners that know, like, and trust them
 

About Your Speaker

Dupé is a speaker, author, and highly sought after thought leader who focuses on curriculum development, content creation, and branding. She’s the founder of Tutors for Tots, Tweens & Teens— an education community that provides online courses, mentoring, and tutoring for students K-12. 

She is also the creator of a sustainable intervention program, SCALE High Program, a goal-setting curriculum that prepares students for life after high school by helping students identify their gifts and talents, create an action plan for goal achievement, and evaluate ongoing progress to ensure real-world success after graduation. Click here to register


Grow your Business with a Bestselling Book!

SPEAKER: Mwale & Chantel, The legacy project

Description

Tired of speaking for free? 
Ready to take your speaking business to the next level?

Join us LIVE Sunday, April 1, 2018 at 8pm EST as we discuss 5 Ways Every Speaker can Grow their Business with a Bestselling Book - even if you've never published before!

We're dropping MAJOR industry secrets including:
→ How to connect your book title with corporate and non-profit budgets
→ How to 10x your speaking engagements by using the 3 P system: Past, Present & Profit
→ Best ways to leverage online communities to generate consistent income

What attendees can expect to leave with:
→ How to develop book titles that correspond with corporate/nonprofit budgets
→ Best practices for creating a movement around their book
→ Best practices for repurposing content for digital courses and online workshop

 

 

About Your Speakers

Mwale & Chantel are founders of The Legacy Project, an international publishing company which helps passionate people give birth to their books.

We have launched numerous bestsellers, first-time authors, and paid speakers. All have seen a 15-37% increase in book sales, speaking engagement and product development as a result of working with us.

We believe that everyone has an important story to tell and a legacy to leave behind. We are dedicated to getting your message out there, one book at a time.

The Black Speakers Network (BSN) Speaker Development Webinar is a key educational resource for professionals who seek to leverage speaking to advance their career and grow their business.

This training has passed but is now available to all BSN Silver Members in the  "Silver Members Only Section". If you are not yet a Silver Member learn more or upgrade to BSN Silver click here


PR Your Life to Increase Speaking Engagements and Grow Your Business

Speaker: Tonya mckenzie, Sand & Shores, PR

Description
Do you use Public Relations to get more speaking engagements? Well, you should. In this webinar, you will learn about PR, Identity Branding and how they work hand in hand to get you more speaking engagements and grow your business. 

Public Relations & Identity Branding is a method of building credibility, notoriety and keeping the public curious about what you are going to do next. Amplify who you are to attract more people to you for more speaking opportunities and to feed into your business.

 

About Your Speaker
Born and raised in The Silicon Valley (San Jose, CA), Tonya graduated from CSU Northridge, where she served as a Director in student government and a Marketing Coordinator. Tonya became a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc in 1995. Her professional experience includes helping to raise over $1million to open a new high-tech YMCA facility where she served as the Associate Executive Director and a middle school and high school competitive cheer coach. Tonya was elected and served as a Director for the Oakley Chamber of Commerce, appointed to the Youth Council for Supervisor Federal Glover of Contra Costa County and also served on the board of the Antioch Arts Council. Tonya and her family relocated back to Southern California in 2013 where she worked for Southland Publishing and went on to publish her own Real Estate Agent Magazine. Currently, Tonya resides in Redondo Beach, CA where she owns and operates a Public Relations firm serving speakers, authors, and entrepreneurs. Tonya is an appointed member of the City of Redondo Beach GPAC (General Plan Advisory Committee) and avid child advocate. Recently, Tonya was elected as the first African American to serve on the Board of Directors for the Redondo Beach Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau.

The Black Speakers Network (BSN) Speaker Development Webinar is a key educational resource for professionals who seek to leverage speaking to advance their career and grow their business.

This training has passed but is now available to all BSN Silver Members in the  "Silver Members Only Section". If you are not yet a Silver Member learn more or upgrade to BSN Silver click here


10 Cornerstones of Building Authority in 2018

speaker: Sadiq ali, Millionaire Manners academy

Description:

In this upcoming webinar, you will learn how you can leverage everyday tools to build your authority, including the #1 way to build it! 
→ Learn the top secret method to building a following quickly
→ Learn 3 ways authority can make you more money, no matter your industry, job, or business
→ Learn how to build or launch a new business based on your authority

Be prepared to walk away with the following:
→ Attendees will hone in on specific authority niche and how it can aid in booking
→ Attendees will learn 5 life-changing benefits from establishing authority in 2018
→ Attendees will learn 5 simple strategies for building (more) authority in 2018

 

About Your Speaker:

"When adults run out of answers they start blaming children.” - Sadiq Ali

As a staunch yet empathetic youth advocate, Sadiq is a natural-born teacher whose work revolves around making sure we never blame children. He has created many programs for schools, youth detention centers, non-profit and community organizations to engage more young people. He’s also a TV/Radio host and commentator, social entrepreneur, best-selling author, award-winning keynote speaker, trainer, and professor. Sadiq has worked with thousands of young people, their parents and youth practitioners all around the country on connecting better with their passions and building long-lasting confidence. Follow along @TheSadiqAliShow or @MillionaireManners!
 

This training has passed but is now available to all BSN Silver Members in the  "Silver Members Only Section". If you are not yet a Silver Member learn more or upgrade to BSN Silver click here


The Benefits of Legal & Identity Theft Protection

speakers: Reginald and Hennither Gant

Description:

LegalShield has been in the legal services and identity theft protection industry for over 45 years and proudly boasts as an industry leader protecting the lives of over 4.6 million across the US and Canada. This session will fully explain how speakers can protect themselves/families, their identities, and their speaking businesses with affordable legal services and identity theft protection. The Black Speakers Network (BSN) Speaker Development Webinar is a key educational resource for professionals who seek to leverage speaking to advance their career and grow their business. Click on the photo to register for the event.

About Your Speakers:

 

Reginald and Hennither Gant are a dynamic husband and wife duo who are proud to be Servant Leaders. Through their HR Consulting firm, Career Image Solutions, they proudly educate and equip career seekers and business owners with the services they need the most. LegalShield is their latest offering and is a rapidly growing segment of their company today. This training has passed but is now available to all BSN Silver Members in the  "Silver Members Only Section". If you are not yet a Silver Member learn more or upgrade to BSN Silver click here


Are you ready for a va?

speaker: tamara L. Lewis

The Black Speakers Network (BSN) Speaker Development Webinar is a key educational resource for professionals who seek to leverage speaking to advance their career and grow their business. This webinar will be cover the following:

  • What is a Virtual Assistant?
  • How can a Virtual Assistant help you and your business as a professional speaker?
  • What is the cost of adding a Virtual Assistant to your team?
  • How do you secure a Virtual Assistant?

Meet Our Speaker: In 2014, Tamara took her one-woman “helper” role mainstream and ventured out as a Virtual Professional Assistant. Her background is diverse and ranges from a Barista to a Corporate Trainer; all of the skills attained in those roles have given Tamara the drive and know-how to provide unsurpassed, detail oriented service in a high volume business. The 'Work Smarter, Not Harder' business "lifestyle" was designed by Tamara and her team to teach individuals and small businesses tips, techniques and shortcuts to maximize their work/life balance ratio. In addition to providing virtual assistant services, Tamara is also a personal assistant, virtual consultant, customer service and business fundamental trainer and a speaker. Tamara currently resides in Raleigh, NC where she can often be found hiding out at the library or bookstore turning the pages of her next great read. Check out more about Tamara Lewis & Co., Virtual Professional Assistants at www.virtualassistantlewis.com. Click on the photo to register for the event. 

This training has passed but is now available to all BSN Silver Members in the  "Silver Members Only Section". If you are not yet a Silver Member learn more or upgrade to BSN Silver click here


How To Build A Thriving Speaking Business

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. This training has passed but is now available to all BSN Silver Members in the  "Silver Members Only Section". If you are not yet a Silver Member learn more or upgrade to BSN Silver click here


Free Speaker Development Virtual Training

Level Up On LinkedIn: How to have Confidence & Power when using LinkedIn

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. This training has passed but is now available to all BSN Silver Members in the  "Silver Members Only Section". If you are not yet a Silver Member learn more or upgrade to BSN Silver click here


Classes On-Demand (Watch Now) 

Unlock the Power of Social Media (Tammira Lucas) 

Does leveraging social media effectively to grow your speaking business still stress you out? Learning the tools, tips and strategies to grow your business online can be a challenge for any entrepreneur. At Black Speakers Network, we host free monthly webinars just like this one our members just like this one. To receive notifications of future webinars, click here

 

5 Common Mistakes Speakers Make With Their Speaker Proposals (Aurora Gregory)

We have all been there...you find the perfect event that has your target audience. Your content is ready, your slides are ready, you are ready but there is just one problem; you still need to Get Picked To Speak! Aurora Gregory knows the feeling all to well. 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. At Black Speakers Network, we host free monthly webinars just like this one our members just like this one. To receive notifications of future webinars, click here