Why Speakers Should NEVER Photoshop Your Headshot

Imagine you’re in the market for a car. Let’s say you’re into cute and classic – like this sweet little blue Volkswagon Beetle pictured here on the right. You do all your homework. You search the internet, call dealers, ask loads of questions, read reviews, and are SO happy to have found THE ONE. After … Read more

Where to Find Speaking Opportunities for International Events

Professional speakers often have the same or similar questions. The most common of those is: “where can I find speaking opportunities?” Today’s question comes from a Facebook group of professional speakers. The woman who asked the question added a twist. She wondered about international speaking gigs. Here is the question and my answer, which seems … Read more

Speaker One Sheet Question: How Many Pages Should A Speaker Sheet Be?

Speaker one sheets are a powerful tool professional and emerging speakers need to market their businesses. Many speakers know this, but they aren’t sure where to start, how to use them, what should be on them, etc. You can see that confusion in a question recently posted to Facebook (recognize the blue background as one … Read more

Felicia Slattery Named Top 50 Social Media Influencer by Joel Comm – Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Felicia Slattery Named Top 50 Social Media Influencer [Knoxville, TN] — [May 6, 2017] – Knoxville social media, speaking, and communication expert, Felicia Slattery, has been listed in the number seven position on a list of top 50 social media influencers published by Joel Comm, New York Times best-selling author of “Twitter … Read more