Lady and the Champs

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 [...]

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 – Darren LaCroix’s keynote

Darren LaCroix's keynote Leave your issues at the door Sometimes we bring past audiences with us Brian Tracy - "what would you do if you knew you couldn't [...]

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 [...]

Lady & the Champs 2013 – Mike Rayburn

Mike Rayburn - bonus session If you don't know who Mike Rayburn is, you're missing out! Mike is in the National Speakers Association Hall-of-Fame, and for [...]

Lady & the Champs 2013 – Ed Tate’s keynote

Ed Tate keynote - Influence Without Authority How to achieve breakthrough results Great opening story about getting tickets to the US Open Speakers never [...]

Lady and the Champs – Retrospective

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Lady and the Champs – Final Wrap-up

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 [...]

Craig and Ed’s Guerrilla Marketing Breakout – Updated

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 [...]