The Complete Idiot's Guide to Success as A Professional SpeakerBook - 2008
According to a survey taken by the National Speaker Association, more than 1,200 speeches are delivered by paid professional speakers each week and the market is growing by 10% annually. The professional speakers are experts in their given fields, such as business, technology, product management, product promotion, and more. Fifty-eight percent of all professional speakers have built their expertise into a full time speaking career, garnering fees ranging from $5,000-$10,000 per event. Professional speaker's bureaus account for only 10% of all engagements. These statistics indicate that there is a huge and growing market for professional speakers - and for a book that shows any expert how to become one successfully.
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Success as a Professional Speaker contains all the information necessary to pursue speaking as a full or part time career.
Publisher: New York : Alpha Books, 2008
Branch Call Number: 808.51 LIS
Characteristics: xix, 314 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Success as a professional speaker