40 and Counting

Now at forty speaking gigs and counting, I can say this: Professional speaking is not what you think it is. It is so much MORE than you can even imagine right now. And you don’t truly know, until you try it for yourself! For me, professional speaking has: Empowered me...

First Paid Speaking Gig

I have lived it. And I know it for myself. Like many speaker, I first started speaking at my alma mater and at local churches. You know: panel discussions and casual events. Sometimes I received honorariums, sometimes I did not. Sometimes they paid for my gas to get...

Exciting, Empowering, Amazing, Secure!

So why am I so excited about your story and about becoming a professional speaker?  I am so excited about it because I have lived it. And I know for my own self: How exciting it feels when someone books you to speak How empowering it is to share personal stories with...

Don’t run from your calling

When you feel called… When you feel called, that sense of calling will never go away. It will continue to gnaw at you until you do something about it! So do something about it now. Don’t run from your calling. Run TO your calling! And embrace the possibility… Embrace...

Nobody but YOU

“And you know what… Nobody is going to do it for you. It is your story. It is your life. It is YOU. Only you get to decide. And only you know who you are and what you are called to do!   “Let me tell you something… Life never settles down. And if something matters to...