Tagged: "motivational speakers"

July 01, 2011

Can Your Motivational Speaker Multi-Task?

We now present the fourth in a series of articles about: How to work with your motivational keynote speaker to get the most from your conference investment Looking for a motivational speaker for your event? Contact me here. Brad Montgomery, Motivational Speaker, Keynote Speaker, Loves to Multi-Task Related Articles and Videos: Getting more bang for […]

June 02, 2011

Not Hiring a CSP? You are an Idiot!

Hire a Certified Speaking Professional to Guarantee Your Success Okay, maybe not guarantee but definitely improve the likelihood of your meeting being awesome. What is a CSP?  Certified Speaking Professionals have earned the highest designation awarded by the National Speakers Association. To be a CSP is a big deal.  You’ve got to do way more […]

May 07, 2011

Close To Home

Three Reasons To Hire a Colorado Speaker 1) If your event is in Colorado, you can lower your stress by booking a speaker who is already there.  To be honest, after doing   this job for two plus decades, I’ve NEVER had a problem getting to a job.  (Ok, one time…but only once.)   But […]

April 28, 2011

Do You Want to be a Swirling Vortex of Negative Energy?

No! You Want to be Positive….You Want to be Upbeat! The science is clear that individuals can influence the dynamic of a group, or a team, or an organization. Scientists have created the following study: They add an individual to a team and then they measure the effect, and no surprise here, a positive upbeat […]

April 12, 2011

How You Can Know if Your Motivational Speaker is Any Good

How to Choose the Best Motivational Speaker I just finished working for the State of Wyoming Department of Transportation or WYDOT, and I was struck with an epiphany when my meeting planner told me how he judges success for his professional speakers – the people that he hires.  And here’s the deal, it was a […]

April 03, 2011

How to Hire a Motivational Speaker #3 | Funny but Irrelevant

We now present the third in a series of videos called… Top Mistakes Made When Hiring a Motivational Speaker. For those of you who would rather read than watch, here is the transcript: This is Brad Montgomery, of www.bradmontgomery.com with the third in a series of top mistakes people make when choosing or hiring a […]

March 16, 2011

How to Hire a Motivational Speaker #2 | Are they REALLY funny?

We now present the second in a series of videos of… Top Mistakes Made When Hiring a Motivational Speaker. For those of you who would rather read than watch, here is the transcript: Hey, it’s Brad Montgomery from Brad Montgomery.com, with the second in the series of top mistakes people make when booking or choosing […]

March 13, 2011

How to Hire a Motivational Speaker #1 | Fooled by the Video

This is the first in a series of videos we put together about… Top Mistakes Made When Hiring a Motivational Speaker. Today we talk about speaker’s preview videos… a necessity but the source of some problems. Check out the video… For those of you who aren’t interested in watching the video, here’s the transcript: Hey, […]

January 24, 2011

Change? Laugh or Cry; Your Choice.

When we as organizations or individuals deal with change there are two certainties. First, it's going to be something new. Duh. Second, it's going to happen whether we want it to or not.