Craig Valentine

2016 Lady and the Champs – Women in Speaking

No matter how much I learn about speaking, there's always room to gain insights and new ways to connect with an audience. This weekend, I get my annual [...]

Opening – scene of the crime

As I was working on my speech for the Toastmasters International Speech Contest, I was listening to a storytelling lesson by Darren LaCroix, and he reminded [...]

World Class Speaking in Action – Get the Book!!

My Friend Craig Valentine, along with Teresa Dukes, Kim Myers and others have released a new book on World Class Speaking. Review to come [...]

Lady & the Champs 2013 – Craig Valentine’s Product breakout

Craig Valentine's breakout - Producing Profitable Products Build your list - in two days Darren made $23,000 launching a new product to his list - Craig [...]

Lady & the Champs 2013 – Craig Valentine’s keynote

Craig Valentine's keynote Why did you laugh? Failure is funny if it isn't happening to you Never stop asking questions Keep them Laughing - share your [...]

2012 Toastmasters International Convention

The Toastmasters International Convention is coming next week, and I can't wait to be there! There will be great speakers, awesome contests and lots of [...]

Do you think you are getting better?

Craig Valentine likes to ask, "Are you looking for education, or validation?" Put another way, are you here to learn how to improve, or because you want [...]

More Craig Valentine in Joplin

"Yeah, baby!" - Austin Powers If you had been sitting there at the Toastmasters District 22 Conference in Joplin, Missouri... "Don't overdo it." - Craig [...]

Craig Valentine in Joplin

Wow! This morning, Craig Valentine opened the Toastmasters District 22 conference in Joplin, Missouri with Getting Remarkable Results in Leadeship and Life. [...]

Toastmasters: The advantage of cutting content

Way is one of the most powerful tips you can learn as a speaker? Would you believe that how to say less can be as valuable of a skill as knowing what to [...]