Communication Rebel Blog

The Nuts & Bolts of Becoming a Sought-After Speaker

If you’ve read last week’s post, you’ve taken the first step of becoming a sought-after speaker by proclaiming: I AM A SPEAKER. (say it loud and proud). You’ve started to make decisions like a speaker, writing a signature talk (or refining your talk) like a speaker, and knowing your conditions so that you’re successful on […]

What does it take to be a speaker?

Recently, I recorded an episode of the podcast, Power. Profit. Pursuit. hosted by Tara Gentile. (I’ll totally let you know when it’s out because it was an amazing conversation about how to use speaking to grow your business). At the end of the interview, she asked me what my advice is to speakers who been […]

3 Steps to Create A Speech that Stands Out

  If you feel like you’re spinning your wheels a la Wile E. Coyote without any forward momentum on the road to being a paid speaker, I think it’s time for you to learn my little secret for speaking success. It’s the magic elixir to catapult you past the other speakers in your industry to […]

3 Compelling Reasons To Read the New Book Speak for Impact

It’s a big week here at Rebel Headquarters. I released my second book, Speak for Impact: Write a Speech That’s Your Next Best-Selling Product. It quickly became a bestseller on Amazon but… …you might be thinking: “Michelle, there’s so many books on public speaking out there? Does the world really need another one?” My answer is: […]

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