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If you want to improve your speaking …
Or you help speakers deliver their message more effectively and powerfully …
Please read on!

Public Speaking Super Powers is more than just an ordinary book … it is a mission and movement, as well.

It may be starting with a book, but it has also grown to include audio programs, training programs and even an educational outreach program to help nascent and budding entrepreneurs in high school and college learn public speaking skills that will serve them for life … no matter what they choose to do.

At least this is my big vision for this project.

But I need your help. I’ve been working on this project since 2010, giving it the good college try to bring this vision to life by myself. Alas, I have discovered that I am, in fact, not Wonder Woman or Super Girl.

I need help to get this project completed. And that’s where YOU come in.

As of this morning, I’ve launched a crowdfunding campaign on VolumeBee.com to raise the funds I need to complete this project.

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I’ve broken down the funds needed into three categories … but before I tell you want I want, let me tell you a little bit about what you’ll get in return!
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Featured Speaker Interview Sample: Billy Arcement

Billy ArcementBilly Arcement is a speaker with a Cajun twist and has more than 30 years experience giving seminars, conference keynotes, training sessions and more. He is the author of the book, Searching for Success, and even has a leadership award named after him in the New Orleans chapter of the National Speakers Association.

In this sample excerpt of my interview with Billy for the book, Billy talks about his journey to public speaking success. “… as I got that humble beginning, I began to realize there was a lot more to this profession than just asking people to come to hear me speak or just try to deliver a message,” he says.

 
You can also find this sample interview on Spreaker.

“And one day, someone gave me some great advice. And he basically said, ‘I wouldn’t hire you.’ After looking at all my wonderful materials that I thought I had. Jist of that conversation came down to this: He said, ‘Billy, get your expertise down. Find out where your passion is. And throw everything else away.’”
~ Billy Arcement

If you liked what you’ve heard so far and would like to find out what Billy shares in the rest of the 17 minute interview, you can download the audio file or PDF transcript for only $1.99. Want both? Grab the combo pack for only $2.99!

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Featured Speaker Interview Sample: Al Rubeling

Al RubelingAl Rubeling is an architect and professor at my alma mater, the University of Maryland College Park, where he teaches the business curriculum at the School of Architecture.

In this sample excerpt of my interview with Al for the book, Al talks about his journey to public speaking success. “I’ve really never had any formal training in public speaking,” he says. “I was never a member of a debate club. Haven’t taken Dale Carnegie.” And yet, he now speaks for a living.

 
You can also find this sample interview on Spreaker.

“One of the things that I learned through all these experiences was that there was no need to be nervous. Everyone really expects you to be that way and just have a conversation with people, speak what’s on your mind or read what you have to read and don’t rush it.”
~ Al Rubeling

If you liked what you’ve heard so far and would like to find out what Al shares in the rest of the 18 minute interview, you can download the audio file or PDF transcript for only $1.99. Want both? Grab the combo pack for only $2.99!

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Featured Speaker Interview Sample: Diane Conklin

Diane ConklinDiane Conklin is an internationally known marketing and business strategist who has shared the stage with the likes of Joan Rivers, Dan Kennedy, Bill Glazer, Lee Milteer, Harry Dent, Lee Phillips, Fabienne Fredrickson, and many others. In 2009, she was voted runner-up for Marketer of the Year for her innovative marketing strategies and campaigns. Helping small business owners use online and offline marketing strategies to outperform their competition, she is an author, coach, consultant, event planner and copywriter.

In this sample excerpt of my interview with Diane for the book, Diane talks about her journey to public speaking success. “Like most things in my life, my journey is a little different and unique than what a lot of folks did,” she says.

 
You can also find this sample interview on Spreaker.

If you liked what you’ve heard so far and would like to find out what Diane shares in the rest of the 17-18 minute interview, you can download the audio file or PDF transcript for only $1.99. Want both? Grab the combo pack for only $2.99!

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Relax, You’re Giving the Speech They Were Meant to Hear!

Give the speech you're giving

 
Let me ask you a question? How do you handle it when you’re on stage and you suddenly realize that you’re not giving the speech you prepared and practiced? Watch this video to find out what I have to say on the subject!
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