Lady and the Champs – Final Wrap-up

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Spent That’s how I feel, and I bet that’s how many people would say they feel. And not a negative spent, but a “wow” feeling. If I could summarize this weekend in just one sentence…I’d charge you big bucks for that sentence. Okay, seriously – here’s the takeaway: Discover. Design. Do. Disclaimer: I stole that. […]

Craig and Ed’s Guerrilla Marketing Breakout – Updated

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Editor’s note: this post was originally posted on 27 Feb, then edited on 13 March. It is mostly a compilation of my notes from the session, with some additional thoughts as well. Marketing is like breathing. If you don’t breathe, you will die – if you don’t market, your business will die. Marketing is not […]

Lady and the Champs – Darren LaCroix’s Keynote

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Editor’s note: this post is a compliation of my notes from the session. I’ll edit it in the next couple of days for better clarity. The story is told in the reactions It’s not just reactions, it’s pre-actions Darren showed some video from his world championship speech when he gave it at the NSA. He […]

Darren LaCroix’s Breakout – YouTube it!

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Editor’s note: this post is a compliation of my notes from the session. I’ll edit it in the next couple of days for better clarity. Darren has over 350 video’s on YouTube. If you didn’t know it, YouTube has emerged as the number 2 search engine (behind Google). I think I heard him say that […]

Lady and the Champs – Craig Valentine’s Keynote

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Editor’s note: this post is a compliation of my notes from the session. I’ll edit it in the next couple of days for better clarity. Craig’s keynote was titled How to Create Killer Content that gets you Rehired He started by telling us that if you want to get rehired, don’t speak to a corporate […]

Mark Brown’s breakout – Power Presentations

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Editor’s note: this post is a compliation of my notes from the session. I’ll edit it in the next couple of days for better clarity. Great speeches aren’t written, they are assembled. The information you need to make that next presentation is already in your possession. It’s about taking those experiences and stories and assembling […]

Craig Valentine’s second breakout – Becoming a Speech Coach

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Editor’s note: this post is a compliation of my notes from the session. I’ll edit it in the next couple of days for better clarity. Craig’s second breakout was on Become a Masterful Speech Coach: Another Healthy Stream of Income. Criag’s foundational phrase of the day – “If I said it, you spread it” Discussed […]

Lady and the Champs – Ed Tate’s Keynote

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Editor’s note: this post is a compliation of my notes from the session. I’ll edit it in the next couple of days for better clarity. Ed’s keynote was titled Mindset Shifts: How to Overcome those Little Voices in Your Head Pimpology – “A pimp has a book!” www.beapimpnow.com – if a pimp can have a […]

Lady and the Champs – Mark Brown’s keynote

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Editor’s note: this post is a compliation of my notes from the session. I’ll edit it in the next couple of days for better clarity. Mark Brown gave a keynote called, Experience it in 3D: Tools for Making Your Stories More Descriptive He described methods for giving presentations that parallel television. Black and White, Color, […]

Craig Valentine’s first breakout – Storytelling – Updated

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Editor’s note: this post was originally posted on 27 Feb, then edited later. It is mostly a compilation of my notes from the session, with some additional thoughts as well. Craig opened with a challenge to find stories in everything we do, and by the end of this session to think of a story from […]