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The World of Speaker podcast series, hosted by Ryan Foland and powered by SpeakerHub, helps up-and-coming speakers build their speaking business with expert tips from world-renowned speakers.

Find out more here: https://speakerhub.com/skillcamp

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The World of Speaker podcast series, hosted by Ryan Foland and powered by SpeakerHub, helps up-and-coming speakers build their speaking business with expert tips from world-renowned speakers.

Find out more here: https://speakerhub.com/skillcamp

    77: COVID19 Special Charlie Mechem

    77: COVID19 Special Charlie Mechem

    Ryan Foland speaks with Charlie Mechem, an expert on effective communication with over 60 years of speaking experience. In this special edition podcast, Charlie offers advice for speakers who now have to operate in a time where there is civil unrest. It is an open and powerful conversation.

    Many speakers are anxious about what is going to happen in the future, and this can lead to immobility, but you can acknowledge that the world is changing, and you can be part of that change or you can resist that change.

    In this podcast, Ryan and Charlie encourage speakers to be patient during these challenging time, to take this opportunity to work in and on their business, to work on making their content relevant, to not give up, and to have a sense of humor along the way.

    • 30 min
    76: COVID19 Special Samantha Kelly: Creating community during Corona

    76: COVID19 Special Samantha Kelly: Creating community during Corona

    Ryan Foland speaks with Samantha Kelly, the Tweeting Goddess, a leading expert on building community through Twitter. She has been using Twitter to create networks of support through the hashtag #SelfIsolationHelp.

    In this episode of our COVID-19 special series, Ryan and Samantha dive into what speakers can do to build their community online during quarantines and lockdowns. They give practical advice on how to engage with pre-existing communities or build one yourself.
    One of the key messages in this interview is to start looking for ways that you can add value to audiences, whether it is with support, insights, or simply, authenticity.

    Tune-in for an interview chock full of insights on how to build community now, which will help support and serve you in the future.

    • 31 min
    75 COVID19 Special Winnie Sun: Handling difficult financial situations

    75 COVID19 Special Winnie Sun: Handling difficult financial situations

    Handling difficult financial situations. Ryan Foland speaks with Winnie Sun, the Managing Director of Sun Group Wealth Partners. A leading financial expert, she is a CNBC Financial Advisor Council Member and a “top advisor” speaker at national industry events.

    In this episode of our COVID19 special series, Ryan and Winnie dive into what speakers can do to get on their feet financially in troubling times. Whether you have prepared for an emergency situation or not, whether you are still getting paid or not, this interview has many insights on what you can do right now to set yourself up for the future.

    One of the key messages in this interview is to start looking at a plan B, plan C and plan D. Start looking at how you can build your business and make money right now, instead of holding out and waiting for this difficult situation to be over
    Tune in for an interview chock full of insights on how to get your finances on the right track and use this time to build for the future.

    • 29 min
    74 COVID19: Rebubble, reinvent, and make the transition with Brian Fanzo

    74 COVID19: Rebubble, reinvent, and make the transition with Brian Fanzo

    Rebubble, reinvent, and make the transition. Ryan Foland speaks with Brian Fanzo, an innovative thought leader and global expert on transitioning to digital and live video. In this episode of our COVID19 special series, they look at how to rebubble and reinvent right now.

    One of the key messages in this interview is the need for transparency — the more transparent you are today, the easier it will be for you to adapt to uncalculated change and failure tomorrow.
    Tune in for a rapid-fire interview, chock full of insights on the future of the speaking industry and the role digital will play.

    • 33 min
    73: Customer service in the time of COVID-19 with Shep Hyken, Mary Drumond and Dan Gingiss

    73: Customer service in the time of COVID-19 with Shep Hyken, Mary Drumond and Dan Gingiss

    Ryan Foland speaks with Shep Hyken, Mary Drumond and Dan Gingiss, the global leading experts on customer service. In this episode of our COVID19 special series—they look at what has, and hasn’t, changed when it comes to offer great customer service to your audiences and event planners.

    One of the key messages in this interview is to cultivate empathy—the best customer service comes from being able to understand how your customers feels and what they need.

    Tune in for an interview chock full of insights on how to be not only a memorable speaker, but a leader, during this time.

    • 29 min
    72: COVID-19: Innovating in unprecedented times with Josh Linkner

    72: COVID-19: Innovating in unprecedented times with Josh Linkner

    We are looking for ways to help our speakers and event organizers cope with the changes, and have connected with some of the top experts we have in our network. In this special series, we interview speaking experts on how to navigate the Coronavirus as a professional speaker.

    Ryan Foland speaks with Josh Linkner, an expert on professional speaking, innovation, and thought leadership. In this fast-moving, insight-heavy interview, they discuss 3 key topics:

    - How to level-up and use this downtime to learn more, focus on your health, recharge, and reconnect

    - What expert speakers are doing right now to build their businesses, and how innovation and hard work now can have big payoffs down the line.

    - The future of professional speaking for the rest of 2020 and post-coronavirus.

    • 29 min

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Best resource for emerging speakers

Love Ryan's energy and insights as he gets his guests to share their best tips and tricks about building a speaking career. Diverse and engaging for all public speakers around the world.

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