Helping Speakers to be more bookable and charge higher fees

All the Tools you need to Build a Profitable Speaking  Business

If you take a look at Speaker Bureaus – their speaker pages are awash with celebrities, politicians, astronauts, Olympians, adventurers, best-selling authors, former spies, professional poker players, cybersecurity wizards, and experts. It’s a competitive market out there and you need to find a way to stand out and get booked.

How do you stand out? How do you build or grow your speaking business so that you can be one of the speakers who don’t just sit on a website – but actually get booked and paid to speak, again and again, and again?

Some of the most highly paid speakers in the marketplace today are likely to be people you have never heard of, yet they are booked solid.

Some of the better-known names that you imagine have a huge advantage because of their platform, are not as booked as they could be. Why not? Because they don’t know what it takes to be bookable.

Start with my free guide to getting more paid speaking gigs. 


It all starts with one simple thing ...

Being more bookable

After running and working in international Speaker Bureaus for over 2 decades I’m now sharing what I’ve learned about running a successful speaking business.  Helping speakers make more money and create a profitable business for themselves.


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Resources for every stage of your Speaking Business

Online courses

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"So much of who I am today as a speaker is because Maria was and continues to be in my life." 

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How to create a Speaker Showreel that will get you booked.

The most popular guide.  Created for you from years of viewing showreels and the ones that made our bureau team want to register and hire speakers.

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How to get listed with a Speaker Bureau

The guide includes how to find Speaker Bureaus, what Bureaus will want from you plus some tips on when and how to approach them.  

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What makes a Speaker website good?

Your guide from both a booker's perspective (mine) and our go-to website partners at 2nd Floor Design

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